Opinion Poll: (Majority of Adult Pakistanis claim to have cast their vote in the recent local body elections)

March 8, 2016 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 73% respondents claim to have casted their vote in the recent local body elections.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Please tell, did you get a chance to cast your vote in the recent local body elections of 2015?” In response to this question, 73% said yes while 24% said no and 3% did not respond.

The study was released by Gilani Research Foundation and carried out by Gallup Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International.

The recent survey was carried out among a sample of 1850 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during January 18 – January 25, 2016. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.