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Size of Prime Minister’s cabinet: Too large, too small or according to need?


According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 43% Pakistanis feel that the number of minister is Nawaz Sharif’s cabinet is according to need and necessity.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Some people raise an issue with regard to Nawaz Sharif’s cabinet saying that the number of ministers in it is too high, while others say that this high number is according to need and necessity. In your opinion is the number of ministers more than needed, according to need or less than needed?” In response to this question 36% said that it is more than needed, 43% said that it is according to need and 7% said that it is less than needed. 14% did not respond.