ISLAMABAD: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 6% Pakistanis unaware of Pakistan’s Independence Day date.
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Please tell, when do we celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day?” In response to this question, 93% gave the right answer, while 6% gave the wrong answer. 1% did not or did not wish to 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 1817 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during August 8 – August 15, 2016. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.