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South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2010: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

The questions contained in SASAS questionnaire one for 2010 were asked of approximately 3500 respondents.

Topics included in the questionnaire are: democracy, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, health status and behaviour, moral issues, crime and safety, personal wellbeing index, poverty, public understanding of science, police confidence, Batho Pele, voting, demographics and other classificatory variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 3183 cases and 380 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2010: Questionnaire 2 - All provinces

The questions contained in SASAS questionnaire two for 2010 were asked of a half sample of approximately 3500 respondents.

Topics included in the questionnaire are: Environment [ISSP 2010], financial literacy, voting, respondent and household characteristics, personal and household income and other classificatory variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 3112 cases and 314 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2011: Financial Literacy Survey (FSB) - All provinces

The FSB used a multidimensional approach to financial literacy, which centres on four principal domains: namely, day-to-day money management, financial planning, choosing appropriate products, and financial knowledge and understanding. The questionnaire was structured in a way as to capture these domains. Respondents had to complete all questions in all sections.

The data set for dissemination contains 2972 cases and 897 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2011: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

The questions contained in SASAS questionnaire one for 2011 were asked of approximately 3500 respondents.

Topics included in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education,moral issues, crime and safety, personal wellbeing index, poverty, police confidence, tolerance, corruption, Batho Pele, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 3057 cases and 447 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, national wellbeing index, poverty, IEC state of democracy module, Batho Pele, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 2520 cases and 429 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 2 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, personal wellbeing index, crime and safety, energy, financial literacy, product choice, financial knowledge and understanding, police confidence, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 2518 cases and 577 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 3 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: family and changing gender roles (ISSP module); perception of poverty and inequality; necessities for children; family cohesion; community perception and involvement; views of marriage and relationships; views on children and parenting; respondent relationship with partner; voting and party preference; respondent characteristics, household characteristics.

The data set for dissemination contains 2547 cases and 535 variables.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set an embargo was imposed on the data. Incorrect codes for Q16, Q62, Q154d, Q155c, Q261, Q266a, Q266c, Q266d were edited and 7 redundant variables were deleted from the data file. A new data set is disseminated as version 2.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 2 of this data set it was discovered that an error had occurred during the merging of the weighting variable into the data file. The weight variable as well as province and geographic location (geotype) were updated with the correct information. The "Dignity, poverty and social grants" module from questionnaire three were deleted from the data set owing to owner's permission. A new data set is disseminated as version 3.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 3 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: family and changing gender roles (ISSP module); perception of poverty and inequality; dignity, poverty and social grants (Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC, UK) with the module designed by the Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy (CASASP) at Oxford as part of a bigger study commissioned by the ESRC); necessities for children; family cohesion; community perception and involvement; views of marriage and relationships; views on children and parenting; respondent relationship with partner; voting and party preference; respondent characteristics, household characteristics.

The data set for dissemination contains 2547 cases and 563 variables.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set an embargo was imposed on the data. Codes without descriptions were corrected and 7 redundant variables were deleted from the data file. A new data set is disseminated as version 2:

Human Sciences Research Council. South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 3 - All provinces [Data set]. SASAS 2012 Q3. Version 2.0. Pretoria South Africa: Human Sciences Research Council, Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy [producers] 2012. Human Sciences Research Council [distributor] 2016. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.14749/1465369606.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 3 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: family and changing gender roles (ISSP module); perception of poverty and inequality; dignity, poverty and social grants (Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC, UK) with the module designed by the Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy (CASASP) at Oxford as part of a bigger study commissioned by the ESRC); necessities for children; family cohesion; community perception and involvement; views of marriage and relationships; views on children and parenting; respondent relationship with partner; voting and party preference; respondent characteristics, household characteristics.

The data set for dissemination contains 2547 cases and 556 variables.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set an embargo was imposed on the data. Incorrect codes for Q16, Q62, Q154d, Q155c, Q261, Q266a, Q266c, Q266d were edited and 7 redundant variables were deleted from the data file. A new data set is disseminated as version 2.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 2 of this data set it was discovered that the bench weight variable is incorrect. The data will be published as soon as this has been rectified.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2013: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, police confidence, financial literacy, financial knowledge and understanding, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 2885 cases and 645 variables.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set it was discovered that the data contained client modules that were under embargo. These modules were removed from the data and a new data set disseminated as version 2.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2013: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, police confidence, financial literacy, financial knowledge and understanding, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 2885 cases and 694 variables.

Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set it was discovered that the data contained client modules that were under embargo. These modules will be removed from the data and a new data set will be disseminated as version 2:

Human Sciences Research Council. South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2013: Questionnaire 1 Version 2 - All provinces. [Data set]. SASAS 2013 Q1. Version 2.0. Pretoria South Africa: Human Sciences Research Council [producer] 2013, Human Sciences Research Council [distributor] 2016. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.14749/1441894675

Retraction date: August 2015

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2013: Questionnaire 1 Work and Unemployment - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: work and unemployment, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 2885 cases and 262 variables.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2014: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, national wellbeing index, poverty, Batho Pele, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

The data set for dissemination contains 3124 cases and 458 variables.

The ISSP 2014 Citizenship module has been removed from the data file, and can be accessed at these links:

http://www.issp.org/page.php?pageId=4
http://www.issp.org/page.php?pageId=168

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2015: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

Out of the targeted population of 3500, 3115 responses (89%) was realized.

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2016: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, personal wellbeing index, poverty, crime and safety, protest action, sexual orientation and gender identity, views on restitution/compensation, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables.

Of the targeted population of 3500, 3079 responses (88%) was realized.

The data set for dissemination contains 3079 cases and 518 variables.