MASS ANNUAL SINGLE DOSE DEC PROGRAMME

A Revised strategy based on "Annual single dose mass DEC administration" with districts as units was launched in 1996-97 by NAMP in 13 districts in 7 highly endemic states for the control of lymphatic filariasis in India in a phased manner. The Coverage Details are given below

A Pilot scale programme on Mass Anual Single Dose DEC+Albendazole was launched in 2001 in 9 districts in 3 states. (6 in Tamil Nadu, 2 in Orissa, 1 in Kerala)

In 2002 (3 in Andra Pradesh 1 in tamil Nadu) were added to the DEC Programme and are converted into districts. In 2002 are under DEC Programme and are under DEC+Alb Programme covering a population of

Reported Coverage details for 6 years
State District Population Covered (%) In 6 years
    96 97 98 99 2000 2001 2002
              DEC DEC+
ALB
DEC DEC+
ALB
Andra Pradesh East Godavari N/S N/S 92.0 92.0 93.0 Not Done NA -
Srikakulam N/S N/S 92.0 92.0 N/D NA -
Mehboob Nagar N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S - N/A -
west Godavari N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S - N/A -
Medalk N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S - N/A -
 
Bihar Siwan N/S N/S N/A N/A N/A N/A - to be done in November
Dharbanga N/S N/S N/A N/A N/A N/A -
 
Kerala Kozhikode N/S 43.8 74.0 N/D 90 85.9 - 89.23 -
Allepey N/S 72.1 81.0 N/D 82.0 - 80.77 - N/A
Cannanore N/S N/S N/S N/S 73.80 N/A - N/A -
 
Orissa Puri N/S N/S 82.0 N/A N/D N/D - - N/A
Balesore N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S - N/D - N/A
Khurda N/S N/S 77.0 N/A N/D N/D - - N/A
Ganjam N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S - N/D - N/A
 
Tamil Nadu Cuddalore 92.0 95.0 N/D 94.0 93.33 93.8 - 91.84 -
Kanchipuram N/S 94.0 N/D 97.0 97.0 96.6 96.45 - 90.42
Thiruvannamalai N/S 86.0 N/D 91.06 91.10 92.1 - 89.28 -
Thiruvallur N/S 94.0 N/D 95.2 94.0 97.0 94.9 - 88.53
Trichy N/S 95.0 N/D 88.0 89.0 99.1 - 90.36 -
Vellore N/S 96.0 N/D 94.48 93.31 96.0 96.0 - 91.45
Villupuram N/S 88.0 N/D 90.2 90.7 93.4 - 87.81 -
Nagapattinum N/S 96.0 N/D 94.71 94.2 96.0 94.5 - 85.02
Pudukottai N/S 94.0 N/D 94.8 95.5 93.7 - 97.55 -
Thanjavur N/S 96.0 N/D 85.4 84.6 87.4 86.9 - 83.36
Nagercoil N/S 90.0 N/D 91.45 96.2 95.96 - 92.65 -
Thiruvarur N/S 96.0 N/D 92.48 94.1 97.2 97.2 - 92.25
Perambalur N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S N/S 86.89 -
 
Uttar Pradesh Gorakhpur N/S 60.0 53.0 72.0 89.0 N/A - To be done in November
Varanasi N/S 72 70.0 59.0 91.0 N/A -
 
West Bengal Purulia N/A 95.0 N/A 80.0 81.0 N/A - To be done in November

 

Last Updated on:06/05/2014