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Table 2 Vector control intervention mix across the nine case study countries

From: Strategies and approaches to vector control in nine malaria-eliminating countries: a cross-case study analysis

  GTS tool Bhutan Cape Verde Malaysia Mauritius Nambia Philippines Sri Lanka Turkey Turkmenistan
Primary vectors   An. pseudowillmori
An. culicifacies
An. arabiensis (An gambiae complex) West Malaysia: An. maculatus
Sabah: An. balabacensis
Sarawak: An. latens, An. donaldi
An. gambiae s.l. (identified as An. arabiensis in 1975) An. arabiensis An. flavirostris
An. maculatus
An. culicifacies (species E) An. sacharovi
An. superpictus
An. pulcherrimus
An. superpictus
IVM X 2   2     2   2
Entom. Surv. X 2 2 1 1 C 2 2 1 2 1
Response to entom.surv. X    2 2   2    
IRS X 1 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 2
Thermal fogging      2    2 2  
LLIN/ITN X 1   2a   1 2 1 2 2b
Larv. fish X   2     2 2 1 C
Larviciding X 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 1  
Env. mgt.    2 2 2   2 2 2 2
Personal protection        2    2
  1. GTS Global Technical Strategy
  2. 1 Primary vector control intervention during most recent elimination strategy
  3. 2 A vector control intervention implemented during recent elimination programme, but not considered primary
  4. C Strategy used during consolidation phase (after having achieved elimination)
  5. aITN only
  6. bLocally produced bed nets