Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 59% Pakistanis say they have heard of PM Nawaz Sharif’s “Youth Business Loan” scheme; 73% believe it will help unemployed individuals start their businesses.
A nationally representative sample of men and women, from across the four provinces was asked “Recently, the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif launched a “Youth Business Loan” scheme. Have you read/heard anything about this?” Responding to this, 59% said yes and 41% said no.
The individuals who replied yes were then asked “How much do you think this will help the unemployed individuals to start their own businesses?” In response, 37% said very much, 36% replied somewhat and 19% said very little. 8% replied not at all.