Islamabad, January 14, 2013
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, Despite Problems, 40% Pakistanis hopeful for year 2013 while 13% are not.
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked “In your opinion, will this New Year be better than, worse than, or the same as previous years for Pakistan?” Responding to this, 40% believe that New Year will be better, 13% believe it to be worse while 30% believe that it will be the same as last year. However, 17% did not give a view.
Question: “In your opinion, will this New Year be better than, worse than, or the same as previous years for Pakistan?”
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 2660 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during December 30, 2012 – January 04, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 percent at 95% confidence level.