Islamabad, 19 May 2014
According to a survey carried out by Gallup International, for relocation, USA, Australia and Canada are top countries of choice for relocation across the globe.
A sample of adult men and women, from across the globe was asked, “If there were no barriers to living in any country of the world, which country would you like to live in?” Responding to this, 9% said the United States, 7% said Canada, 7% said Australia and 6% said Switzerland. 4% of the respondents picked Germany, UK and France, respectively, followed by Saudi Arabia and Italy at 3% each. 2% mentioned UAE as the country they would want to live in followed by another 2% that said Spain. 1% said Brazil whereas 38% of the respondents said they are happy where they are and would not want to move. 6% mentioned other locations and 4% did not respond.
Question: “If there were no barriers to living in any country of the world, which country would you like to live in?”
Source: Gallup and Gilani Survey
the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International Association
This study was done by GIA Global Survey and was conducted in 64 other countries besides Pakistan. The recent survey was carried out among a sample of over 66,000 men and women across the globe, during 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.