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Table 7 Policy and institutional aspects of vector control

From: Management of insecticides for use in disease vector control: a global survey

  United Nations Regional Group
African Asia-Pacific Latin American & Caribbean European & Othersa
Topic % (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
National vector control unit in place 82 (28) 70 (30) 88 (25) 30 (10)
Use of Code of Conduct for public health pesticides 78 (27) 69 (29) 54 (24) 11 (9)
Records available on use of vector control insecticides 71 (28) 82 (28) 80 (25) 44 (9)
  1. Data presented as % of responding countries per Regional Group that gave a positive response regarding each topic (n indicates number of responding countries for each topic)
  2. a Western & Eastern Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand