ISLAMABAD – Considerable majority of Pakistanis believe that eastern society is more respectful towards women as compare to western world, PakistanTribe.com reported on Friday.
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 55% Pakistanis believe that Eastern society is more respectful towards women.
A nationally representative sample of men and women, from across the four provinces was asked “In your opinion, which society respects women more – the Western society or Eastern society or both equally?” Responding to this, 16% said Western society, 55% said Eastern society and 22% said both societies. 7% did not respond.
Question: “In your opinion, which society respects women more – the Western society or Eastern society or both equally?”
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 2577 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during October 28, 2013 – Nov 04, 2013. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.