Islamabad, November 13, 2012
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, majority (98%) of Pakistanis (with at least one child under 5 years of age) said their children were given polio drops during the last one year. This question was only asked from people who had children under the age of 5 years.
Question: “During the past one year, during any polio campaign, has your child or any child in your household been given polio drops?”
Source: Gallup and Gilani Surveys
the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International Association
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 1234 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during September 30, 2012 – October 01, 2012. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.