Experts in
Social Economic Research and Survey, Development Programme Monitoring and Evaluation, Economic Impact Assessments, Data Capture and Analysis and Business Consulting
Data Capturing and Analysis Center (DCAC)
UCS has a state-of-the-art Data Capturing and Analysis Centre (DCAC) at its head office in Pretoria. The Centre’s portfolio of clients includes, international renowned socio-economic, scientific, academic and research institutions such as Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), University of South Africa (Unisa), University of Johannesburg (UJ) to mention a few. The DCAC also services other private multinational companies like Coca Cola, Volvo, Magnet Communications, among others. The DCAC’s main thrust is the production of complete and accurate data.
The main software packages we use for data capturing and analysis are:
  • Census and Survey Processing System (CSPro): for data capturing and verification
  • IBM SPSS [formerly Statistical Package for the Social Sciences:] for data cleaning and analysis
  • SurveyMonkey: for online data collection
  • SAS, Eviews, Stata, MINITAB, GENSTAT, MATLAB, Epi Info and R: for statistical and econometric analysis.
  • Atlas ti & Thematic Content Analysis (TCA): for qualitative analysis
  • The following are some of the clients for the DCAC unit;

    Head Office Address:

    28 Brecher Street, Clydesdale,
    Sunnyside, Pretoria,
    South Africa


    +27 12 751 3237

    +27 60 532 8754

    +27 81 013 9223 or +27 83 757 3733

    +27 86 639 8976 or +27 86 540 7052