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Table 2 Coverage of two rounds of MDA with ASAQ by district (comparing the total number of full treatment courses distributed with target population) and directly observed treatment (DOTs), measured only in round 2

From: Impact of the Mass Drug Administration for malaria in response to the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone

Round 1 Round 2 Average (two rounds)
District MDA Chiefdoms Total Population ASAQ distributed DOT coverage (%) MDA coverage (%) Target ASAQ distributed DOT coverage (%) MDA coverage (%) Population targeted Population covered Average MDA coverage (%)
Bombali Bombali Shebora,
Makari Gbanti
244,468 219,468 95  218,377 199,118 82  91  231,423 209,293 90 
Koinadugu Wara–wara Gagala,
Sengbeh, Neini
133,313 130,647 98  135,151 133,319 69  99  134,232 131,983 98 
Tonkolili Kholifa Rowala,
Tane
123,184 109,634 89  128,999 118,815 91  92  126,092 114,225 91 
Port Loko Buya Romende,
Kaffu Bullom, Koya,
Maforki, Marampa,
Masimera, BKM
442,979 349,953 79  525,473 447,860 75  85  484,226 398,907 82 
Kambia Mambolo, Samu 119,924 116,326 97  117,183 109,969 79  94  118,554 113,148 95 
Moyamba Lower Banta, Kori 77,784 69,228 89  76,228 74,218 97  97  77,006 71,723 93 
Western Area Urban Western Area Urban,
20 zones
1,550,781 1,250,781 87  1,444,931 1,454,321 64  101  1,497,856 1,352,551 90 
Western Area Rural Western Area Rural,
10 zones
328,463 278,463 84  393,826 395,843 73  101  361,145 337,153 93 
Total 2,899,500 2,524,500 87  3,043,168 2,933,463 71  96  3,030,532 2,728,982 90