Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 45% Pakistanis say if they witness a road accident they will help the injured but not inform the police.
A nationally representative sample of adult men and women, from across the four provinces was asked, “God forbid, you witness a road accident and an individual is injured.
In such a situation what would you do?” Responding to this, 28% said they would silently move away from the site of accident, 45% said they would help the injured but not inform the police whereas 26% said they will help the injured and inform the police.1% did not respond.
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 2548 men in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during Apr 21, 2014 – Apr 28, 2014. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.