Housing is an integral element of a nation’s economy. Its backward and forward
linkages with other parts of the economy closely bond people’s needs, demands and social processes with the supply of land, infrastructure, building materials, technology, labour, and housing finance.

A Practical Guide for Conducting:
Housing Profiles – UN HABITAT  

Integrated Household Living Conditions Survey or Enquête Intégrale sur les Conditions de Vie des ménages  (EICV, or the English acronym IHLCS), is conducted every five years, this datasource provides information on changes in the well-being of the population such as poverty, inequality, employment, living conditions, education, health and housing conditions, household consumption, among others.

Source: NISR