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26% Pakistanis are proud of Pakistan because it has the atomic bomb

Islamabad, October 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 26% Pakistanis are proud of Pakistan because it has the atomic bomb.

A nationally representative sample of men and women, from across the four provinces was asked “What about your country are you most proud of?” Responding to this, 26% said atomic bomb was what made them most proud of Pakistan, 12% said the army/navy, 7% said that it was the Islamic state, 7% said having an independent state made them proud and 1% said it was agricultural/industrial development. Development work, economic/education development, natural resources, K-2, all stood at 2% each. 15% Pakistanis said that nothing about Pakistan was worth being proud of compared to 2% who said they were proud of everything. 17% of the respondents said others and 5% did not respond. Question: “What about your country are you most proud of?

For more information, contact:
Ms. Fatima Idrees
Group Manager
Gilani research Foundation
E-mail: fatima.idrees@gilanifoundation.com
Phone: +92-51-2655630