Significant majority of internet users in Pakistan use handheld devices for internet access,PollOctober 22, 2014
Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 76% internet users in Pakistan access the internet on cell phone, tablet, or other mobile handheld device; 21% use other devices.
A nationally representative sample of adult men and women who were internet users, from across the four provinces, was asked, “Do you access the internet on a cell phone, tablet, or other mobile handheld device?” In response to this question, 76% respondents said yes and 21% said no, while 3% respondents 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 272 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during October 06 – October 13, 2014. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.