Land Ownership 60% open

Cote d'Ivoire

What data is expected?

Data should include maps of lands with parcel layer and display parcel boundaries in addition to a land registry with information on transactions of parcels of land. The assessment criteria were developed in collaboration with Cadasta Foundation. For more information on land ownership datasets and where they're located, see Cadasta Foundation's Data Overview](

  • Types of cadastre
  • Transaction history of parcel
  • Parcel boundaries
  • Parcel location
  • Data available for the entire country
  • None of the above

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available free of charge Yes When requesting the land data, people need to pay to access it.
Downloadable No
Publicly available Yes The data related to the mining cadastre have been made available online(1). Source: (1):
Openly licenced No Not sure about the copyright status of land concessions in general, but Trimble uses a restrictive licence.
Up-to-date Yes Searching the interface shows all concessions handed out in 2018.
In an open and machine-readable format WFS
Digital data No During our research, we have not found evidences that the government provide digital records of the data
Print data Yes Paper-based record is provided for a specific zone after request. It's not possible to have the whole cadastre
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - Trimble portal showing minig cadastres
Collected by government Yes
findable_steps I've done online research using google, and submitted questions to the office in charge to confirm infos found online.
characteristics Parcel boundaries, Parcel location, Data available for the entire country There are only mining cadastre boundaries available online. Hence no "types of cadastre" have been selected. Lacks transaction history (we can see who received a concession, but no vendor-recipient relationships).
Controlled access Yes
Collector name Direction du cadastre/ Direction Générale des impôt, Le Ministère de l’Industrie et des Mines Source :

Meta data

Data location - Trimble portal showing minig cadastres
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   WFS
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Jun 05 2018 09:36:03 GMT+0000 (UTC)