Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 27% urbanite Pakistanis rated the quality of life in their city at 3, on a scale of 1 to 5 where 1 represents not good at all and 5 represents excellent. (This press release is Part 2 of a 3-part series on Urban Life: Perceptions of Urbanite Pakistanis)
A nationally representative sample of adult men and women living in urban areas, from across the four provinces was asked, “Overall, taking all aspects of your city life into consideration, on a scale of 1 to 5, how do you feel about your quality of life in this city? 1 represents not good at all, and 5 represents Excellent.” In response to this question, 11% respondents rated the quality of life in their city at 5 (excellent), 23% respondents rated the quality of life in their city at 4, 27% respondents rated the quality of life at 3, while 24% rated it at 2, and 14% respondents rated the quality of life in their city at 1 (not good at all). 1% 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 459 men and women in urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during March 02- March 09, 2015. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.