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Almost 1 in 2 (49%) Pakistanis claim to trust not-for-profit/non-government organizations (NGOs)


Islamabad, 29 January, 2020

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan, 49% Pakistanis claim that they trust not-for-profit/non-government Organization (NGOs).

A representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Would you say you trust completely, somewhat trust, somewhat distrust or do not trust at all Not-for-Profit organization/non-Government Organization (NGOs)?In response, 13% said they trust NGOs completely, 36% said they somewhat trust NGOs, 18% said they somewhat distrust NGOs, 25% said they do not trust NGOs at all and 8% did not know/did not wish to respond.

Urban/Rural Breakdown: Trust level in urban and rural areas almost same

Out of the total urban respondents, 49% said they had trust in Not-for-Profit organization / Non-Government-Organization (NGOs) as opposed to 48% rural respondents. Therefore, results show almost similar level of trust in urban and rural areas.