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South Africa National Income Dynamics Study - Wave 2 2010-2011


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2010 - 12/2011
Data type
  • Household
  • Longitudinal
  • Nationally representative

This survey, abbreviated as NIDS, is the first in a panel survey conducted by the University of Cape Town covering South African Income and wellbeing, Consumption, expenditure, standard of living, dwelling characteristics, household assets, employment, migration, health, education, fertility and mortality.

In Wave 2, 28,551 individuals from 6,787 households were interviewed.

Suggested citation 

Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit. National Income Dynamics Study 2010-2011, Wave 2. Version 1.0. Cape Town: Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit [producer], 2012. Cape Town: DataFirst [distributor], 2013.