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Almost 1 in 10 (13%) Pakistanis claim that someone from their immediate family is working abroad


Islamabad, October 15, 2019

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan, 13% of Pakistanis say that a household member gone abroad for a job or business.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Has anyone in your household (household means your mother, father, son/daughter, sister/brother, etc.) gone abroad for a job or a business?” In response, 87% said no, and 13% said yes.