IPUMS-DHS Geography and GIS boundary files

IPUMS-DHS provides two kinds of geography variables: harmonized, year-specific, and crosswalk.

Country Integrated Geography Year Specific Geography
AFGHANISTAN
GEO_AF2015
ANGOLA
GEO_AO2015
BANGLADESH GEO_BD1994_2014 [shapefile] GEO_BD1994
GEO_BD1997
GEO_BD2000
GEO_BD2004
GEO_BD2007
GEO_BD2011
GEO_BD2014
BENIN GEO_BJ1996_2017 [shapefile] GEO_BJ1996
GEO_BJ2001
GEO_BJ2006
GEO_BJ2011
GEO_BJ2017
BURKINA FASO GEO_BF2003_2010 [shapefile] GEO_BF1993
GEO_BF1998
GEO_BF2003
GEO_BF2010
BURUNDI GEO_BI2010_2016 [shapefile] GEO_BI1987
GEO_BI2010
GEO_BI2016
CAMEROON GEO_CM1991_2011 [shapefile] GEO_CM2004_2011 [shapefile] GEO_CM1991
GEO_CM1998
GEO_CM2004
GEO_CM2011
CHAD GEO_TD2004_2014 [shapefile] GEO_TD1996
GEO_TD2004
GEO_TD2014
GEOALT_TD1996
CONGO (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC) GEO_CD2007_2013 [shapefile] GEO_CD2007
GEO_CD2013
GEOALT_CD2013
COTE D'IVOIRE
GEO_CI1994
GEO_CI1998
GEO_CI2011
EGYPT GEO_EG1988_2014 [shapefile] GEOALT_EG1988_2014 [shapefile] GEO_EG1988
GEO_EG1992
GEO_EG1995
GEO_EG2000
GEO_EG2003
GEO_EG2005
GEO_EG2008
GEO_EG2014
ETHIOPIA GEO_ET2000_2016 [shapefile] GEO_ET2000
GEO_ET2005
GEO_ET2011
GEO_ET2016
GHANA GEO_GH1988_2014 [shapefile] GEO_GH1988
GEO_GH1993
GEO_GH1998
GEO_GH2003
GEO_GH2008
GEO_GH2014
GUINEA GEO_GN1999_2018 [shapefile] GEO_GN2005_2018 [shapefile] GEOALT_GN1999_2012 [shapefile] GEO_GN1999
GEO_GN2005
GEO_GN2012
GEO_GN2018
INDIA GEO_IA1992_2015 [shapefile] GEO_IA1992
GEO_IA1998
GEO_IA2005
GEO_IA2015
GEOALT_IA2015
JORDAN GEO_JO1990_2017 [shapefile] GEO_JO1997_2017 [shapefile] GEO_JO2007_2017 [shapefile] GEO_JO1990
GEO_JO1997
GEO_JO2002
GEO_JO2007
GEO_JO2009
GEO_JO2012
GEO_JO2017
KENYA GEO_KE1989_2014 [shapefile] GEO_KE1989
GEO_KE1993
GEO_KE1998
GEO_KE2003
GEO_KE2008
GEO_KE2014
GEOALT_KE2014
LESOTHO GEO_LS2004_2014 [shapefile]
GEOALT_LS2004_2014 [shapefile]
GEO_LS2004
GEO_LS2009
GEO_LS2014
LIBERIA GEO_LR2007_2013 [shapefile]
GEO_LR1986
GEO_LR2007
GEO_LR2013
MADAGASCAR GEO_MG1992_2008 [shapefile] GEO_MG1992
GEO_MG1997
GEO_MG2003
GEO_MG2008
MALAWI GEO_MW1992_2016 [shapefile] GEOALT_MW2010_2016 [shapefile] GEO_MW1992
GEO_MW2000
GEO_MW2004
GEO_MW2010
GEOALT_MW2010
GEO_MW2016
GEOALT_MW2016
MALI GEO_ML1987_2018 [shapefile] GEO_ML1995_2018 [shapefile] GEO_ML1987
GEO_ML1995
GEO_ML2001
GEO_ML2006
GEO_ML2012
GEO_ML2018
MOROCCO GEO_MA1987_2003 [shapefile] GEO_MA1987
GEO_MA1992
GEO_MA2003
MOZAMBIQUE GEO_MZ1997_2011 [shapefile] GEO_MZ1997
GEO_MZ2003
GEO_MZ2011
MYANMAR
GEO_MM2015
NAMIBIA GEO_NM1992_2013 [shapefile]
GEO_NM2000_2013 [shapefile]
GEO_NM1992
GEO_NM2000
GEO_NM2006
GEO_NM2013
NEPAL GEO_NP1996_2011 [shapefile]
GEO_NP1996_2016 [shapefile]
GEOALT_NP1996_2016 [shapefile]
GEO_NP1996
GEO_NP2001
GEO_NP2006
GEO_NP2011
GEO_NP2016
NIGER GEO_NE1992_2012 [shapefile] GEO_NE1992
GEO_NE1998
GEO_NE2006
GEO_NE2012
NIGERIA GEO_NG2003_2018 [shapefile] GEOALT_NG2008_2018 [shapefile] GEO_NG1990
GEO_NG1999
GEO_NG2003
GEO_NG2008
GEO_NG2013
GEO_NG2018
PAKISTAN GEO_PK1991_2017 [shapefile] GEO_PK1991
GEO_PK2006
GEO_PK2012
GEO_PK2017
RWANDA GEO_RW1992_2005 [shapefile] GEO_RW2005_2014 [shapefile] GEO_RW1992
GEO_RW2000
GEO_RW2005
GEOALT_RW2005
GEO_RW2008
GEO_RW2010
GEO_RW2014
GEOALT_RW2014
SENEGAL GEO_SN1986_2017 [shapefile]
GEO_SN2012_2014 [shapefile]
GEO_SN2015_2016 [shapefile]
GEO_SN1986
GEO_SN1992
GEO_SN1997
GEO_SN2005
GEO_SN2010
GEO_SN2012
GEO_SN2014
GEO_SN2015
GEO_SN2016
GEO_SN2017
SOUTH AFRICA GEO_ZA1998_2016 [shapefile] GEO_ZA1998
GEO_ZA2016
SRI LANKA
GEO_LK1987
SUDAN
GEO_SD1989
ESWATINI/SWAZILAND
GEO_SZ2006
TANZANIA GEO_TZ1991_2015 [shapefile] GEO_TZ1996_2015 [shapefile] GEO_TZ1991
GEOALT_TZ1991
GEO_TZ1996
GEO_TZ1999
GEO_TZ2004
GEO_TZ2010
GEO_TZ2015
TUNISIA
GEO_TN1988
UGANDA GEO_UG1995_2016 [shapefile] GEO_UG2006_2016 [shapefile] GEO_UG1988
GEO_UG1995
GEO_UG2001
GEO_UG2006
GEO_UG2011
GEO_UG2016
YEMEN
GEO_YE1991
GEO_YE2013
ZAMBIA GEO_ZM1992_2018 [shapefile] GEO_ZM1992
GEO_ZM1996
GEO_ZM2001
GEO_ZM2007
GEO_ZM2013
GEO_ZM2018
ZIMBABWE GEO_ZW1994_2015 [shapefile] GEO_ZW1988
GEO_ZW1994
GEO_ZW1999
GEO_ZW2005
GEO_ZW2010
GEO_ZW2015