Islamabad, November 27, 2012
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 56% of Pakistanis think women get their rightful claims on inheritance as prescribed in Islam.
Question: “In your opinion, do women in your household or relatives households get their claims on inheritance as prescribed in Islam?”
Source: Gallup and Gilani Surveys
the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International Association
There is not much difference in the views of men and women on this issue as shown by the chart below.
The study was released by Gilani foundation and carried out by Gallup Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International. The recent survey was carried out among a sample of 2673 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during October 28, 2012 – November 02, 2012. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.