Islamabad, May 27, 2013
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 84% of Pakistanis are optimistic that following the elections, a better political regime will be introduced.
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked “In your view, will or will not the recent elections produce a better political regime?” Responding to this, 84% said yes and 15% said no. However, 1% did not give a response.
A comparison between rural and urban localities shows that respondents from rural areas are more optimistic about the future political regime (87%) compared with respondents from urban areas (79%).
Question: “In your view, will or will not the recent elections produce a better political regime?”
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 2570 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during May 13, 2013 – May 20, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.