This polygon shapefile contains statistics on housing type from the 2005 Census of Nicaragua. The census information was gathered by the Instituto Nacional de Informacion de Desarrollo in June of 2005. The original questionnaire and other supporting documentation for this census is included with this download. These data are intended for researchers, students, and policy makers for reference and mapping purposes, and may be used for basic applications such as viewing, querying, and map output production. EastView Geospatial and Instituto Nacional de Informacion de Desarrollo (Nicaragua).(2018). Housing Type, Nicaragua, 2005. EastView Geospatial. Available at: http://purl.stanford.edu/jr474zh3944. This layer is presented in the WGS84 coordinate system for web display purposes. Downloadable data are provided in native coordinate system or projection.