Scanning scores stayed solid at the area and district levels during the week ending July 17.
Western (97.15 percent) continued to lead the areas, while Capital Metro (96.93 percent) held onto second place and Northeast (96.7 percent) once again finished third.
Sierra Coastal (97.77 percent) rose one spot to lead the districts. Hawkeye (97.7 percent) surged 16 spots to second place, while Northern New England (97.66 percent) moved from fourth to third.
The national scanning score was 96.5 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.