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62% Pakistanis claim they occasionally or never have processed or refined food, such as bakery items, white bread or flour, naan, pasta, etc.: Survey

Islamabad, July 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan, a significant majority of Pakistanis (62%) claim they occasionally or never have processed or refined food, such as bakery items, white bread or flour, naan, pasta, etc.

 

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Please tell us how regularly you consume processed or refined food, such as bakery items, white bread or flour, naan, pasta, etc.?” In response, 4% said every day, 15% said once a week, 17% said once a month, 32% said sometimes and 30% said never. 2% did not know or wish to respond.

 

Question: “Please tell us how regularly you consume processed or refined food, such as bakery items, white bread or flour, naan, pasta, etc.?”

 

The study was released by Gilani Research Foundation and carried out by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International. The recent survey was carried out among a sample of 1,386 men and women in urban and rural areas of all four provinces of the country, during June 15 – June 24, 2019. The error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 percent at the 95% confidence level.

 

For more information, contact:

Group Manager,

Gilani Research Foundation

Islamabad, Pakistan

Tel: +92-51-2655630

E-mail: fatima.idrees@gilanifoundation.com

Website: http://www.gilanifoundation.com/