The national scanning score held steady at 96.76 percent during the week ending May 8, but there are new leaders at the area and district levels.
Here are the local standings, as of May 13:
- Areas. Capital Metro, with a rating of 97.08 percent, assumed first place. Western (97.02 percent) took second, while Southern (96.95 percent) finished third.
- Districts. Greater Boston and Sacramento tied for first at 97.75 percent. Portland (97.72 percent) took third.
Scanning allows customers to track their packages and other mail. It also helps the Postal Service improve efficiency and network management.
Informational videos about scanning are available at USPS-TV.