Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 52% Pakistanis believe that PM’s “Youth Business Loan” scheme will positively affect the economy.
A nationally representative sample of men and women, from across the four provinces was asked “Some people say that Nawaz Sharif’s “Youth Business Loan” scheme will positively affect the economy while others think that the economy will be negatively affected.
Still others say that it will make no difference to the economy. What is your opinion on this?” In response, 52% said it will have a positive effect, 18% said it will affect the economy negatively and 29% said there will be no difference. 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 1505 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during Dec 23, 2013 – Dec 30, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.