Islamabad, March 26, 2013
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 63% of Pakistanis prefer rain over sunshine.
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked “Personally do you like rain or sunshine?” Responding to this, 63% said rain and 32% said sunshine. However, 5% did not give a response.
Interestingly, more women (67%) prefer rain than men (59%). Comparison between provinces shows that people in KPK like rain the most from amongst the four provinces (75%), followed by Sindh (68%), Punjab (62%) and lastly Balochistan (21%).
Question: “Personally do you like rain or sunshine?”
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 2659 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during February 18, 2013 – February 25, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.