Greater Boston led the districts in scanning scores during the week ending June 19, ending Portland’s long reign in the top spot.
Greater Boston averaged 97.78 percent to finish first, up two spots from last week. Portland (97.76 percent) moved to second after holding on to the top spot since March, while Sacramento (97.64 percent) was third.
Western (97.09 percent) ranked first among the areas for the third consecutive week, followed by Capital Metro (96.89 percent) and Eastern (96.68 percent), which also finished second and third, respectively, last week.
The national scanning score was 96.6 percent, down slightly from one week earlier.
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.