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Wednesday, January 1, 2014

75% Pakistanis think Iqbal Day should be a public holiday; 85% believe that it is important to celebrate this day with intense fervor. GILANI POLL/GALLUP PAKISTAN

Islamabad, Jan 01, 2014


According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 75% Pakistanis think Iqbal Day should be a public holiday; 85% believe that it is important to celebrate this day with intense fervor.


A nationally representative sample of men and women, from across the four provinces was asked “Some people think that Iqbal Day should be a public holiday while others think it should not be a public holiday. What is your opinion?” Responding to this, 75% said it should be a holiday while 17% negated this opinion. 8% did not respond.

Question: “Some people think that Iqbal Day should be a public holiday while others think it should not be a public holiday. What is your opinion?” 

Source: Gallup and Gilani Surveys
the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International Association
The individuals were further asked: “Some people are of the opinion that Iqbal Day should be celebrated with fervor while others are of the opinion that it is not necessary to celebrate Iqbal Day with such fervor. In your opinion, how important is celebrating Iqbal Day?” In response, 48% claimed to be very important followed by 37% felt it is somewhat important. 12% thought it is somewhat unimportant while 2% opined it very unimportant to celebrate Iqbal Day. 1% did not respond.

Question: “Some people are of the opinion that Iqbal Day should be celebrated with fervor while others are of the opinion that it is not necessary to celebrate Iqbal Day with such fervor. In your opinion, how important is celebrating Iqbal Day?” 


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 2533 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during November 11, 2013 – Nov 18, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level. 

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