South Africa 2013 General Household Survey

Short Name: 
ZAF 2013 GHS 

The GHS is an annual household survey specifically designed to measure the living circumstances of South African households. The GHS collects data on education, health and social development, housing, household access to services and facilities, food security, and agriculture.

The scope of the South Africa General Household Survey 2013 includes:

- Household characteristics: Dwelling type, home ownership, access to water and sanitation, access to services, transport, household assets, land ownership, agricultural production

- Individuals' characteristics: demographic characteristics, relationship to household head, marital status, language, education, employment, income, health, fertility, disability, access to social services, mortality.

Source / Citation: 
Statistics South Africa. General Household Survey 2013 [dataset]. Version 1. Pretoria. Statistics South Africa [producer], 2014. Cape Town. DataFirst [distributor], 2014. 
First released on: 
30 Jun, 2016 
Last version on: 
30 Jun, 2016 
Use Policy: 
May not be distributed to non AGRODEP Network Members. 
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