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Table 3 Village Development Committees (VDCs) and risk population by development regions in Nepal

From: Micro-stratification of malaria risk in Nepal: implications for malaria control and elimination

Region Number of districts High risk Moderate risk Low risk No risk Total VDC
VDC Population1 VDC Population1 VDC Population1 VDC Population1 VDC Population1
Eastern 16 0 0 24 430,773 215 2,511,297 668 3,235,282 907 6,177,352
Central 19 10 258,959 77 927,902 353 2,821,865 778 5,675,767 1218 9,684,493
Western 16 7 115,595 27 372,822 191 1,881,278 652 2,661,812 877 5,031,507
Mid-western2 15 18 246,740 59 692,140 92 883,228 412 1,767,651 581 3,589,759
Far-western 9 19 364,342 14 237,055 148 1,281,067 208 799,408 389 2,681,872
Grand Total2 75 54 985,636 201 2,660,692 999 9,378,735 2718 14,139,920 3976 27,164,983
  1. 1VDC population is supplied by DPHO/DHO or else taken from census 2011, CBS
  2. 2VDC with missing population is not included in the analysis
  3. VDC Village Development Committees, DPHO/DHO District Public Health Office/District Health Office, CBS Central Bureau of Statistics