Social Surveys

Survey Highlights

EXPERIMENT WITH SOUTH AFRICAN COAL MINERS

A joint research project with the University of Cape Town and the University of Geneva.  This research project focused on issues concerning the impacts of possible future energy regulation within South Africa or other countries, and its potential impacts on the South African coal industry.

An economic experiment was undertaken with 450 coal mine workers.  We recruited the coal miners and provided facilitation assistance in all the focus group discussions conducted.

PUTTING WOMEN FIRST
COMMISSIONED BY BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION

User centered approaches to increase adoption and adherence to HIV Prevention among high risk adolescent girls and young women in South Africa.  In the quantitative phase, we recruited 150 adolescent girls and young women to participate in focus group discussions.  In the Quantitative phase we completed over 600 in depth interviews with adolescent girls and young women.  In the final phase we interviewed more than 300 adolescent girls and young women to understand population projections of product adoption.

CONTRACEPTIVE NEEDS & PREFERENCES (STUDY COMMISSIONED BY CLUE BY BIOWINK)

Clue is the #1 doctor-recommended period & cycle tracking app available on iOS, Android, and Apple Watch. We were contracted by Clue to recruit and interview 350 women in the age group 18-45 and in the LSM group 1-4. This entailed working in informal settlements across six provinces.