TABLE 4.

Percentage of Children Aged 6–59 Months Who Receive VAC During the 6 Months Preceding Each Survey (VAS Coverage) by State and Nationally, South Sudana

Period of Data Collection (FSNMS Round)
StateNovember/December 2015 (R17)December 2016 (R19)July/August 2018 (R22)November 2018 (R23)May 2019 (R24)November 2019 (R25)
Central Equatoria839057827966
Eastern Equatoria727066817960
Jonglei604758546049
Lakes585970727670
Northern Bahr el Ghazal615261637655
Unity--6269838370
Upper Nile605747717868
Warrap404450567649
Western Bahr el Ghazal718987688091
Western Equatoria697872778489
National59b57b63697666c
  • Abbreviations: FSNMS, Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System; VAS, vitamin A supplementation.

  • a Data source: FSNMS Rounds 17 to 25 Survey Reports that included VAS coverage statistics.

  • b Data based on weighted average from FSNMS reports.

  • c There was no VAS distribution in the 6 months before the survey.