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Labour market microdata scoping study: Discovering data sources to support policy research in South Africa

29 May 2013
12:15 - 14:00

Date: 29 May 2013

Time: 12:15 – 14:00

Presenter: Ms Lynn Woolfrey, Manager, DataFirst, University of Cape Town


We need a strong foundation of labour market information across the post-school system and labour markets, down to sector, occupational and regional levels. This study investigates sources of data available for analysis of the South African labour
market. It is a data discovery exercise to identify and locate available data sources relevant to the needs of policy researchers and analysts.

DataFirst is a data service and research unit at the University of Cape Town. It promotes continued use and preservation of African socioeconomic survey data.

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