82% Pakistanis believe it is important to have Parent Teacher Associations at schools: Survey

Islamabad, June 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan, 4 in 5 Pakistanis (82%) believe it is important to have Parent Teacher Associations at schools.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Some people opine that there should be a Parent Teacher Association for communication between parents and teachers at schools, while others say such an association is not necessary. In your view, to what extent is such a communication body important or unimportant?” In response to this question, 45% said very important, 37% said somewhat important and 8% said not important at all. 10% did not know or did not wish to respond.

Question: “Some people opine that there should be a Parent Teacher Association for communication between parents and teachers at schools, while others say such an association is not necessary. In your view, to what extent is such a communication body important or unimportant?”

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 1672 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, April 23 – April 30, 2018. Error margin is estimated to be approximately ± 2-3 per cent at 95% confidence level.

For more information, contact:
Group Manager
Gilani Research Foundation
Islamabad
Tel: +92-51-2655630
E-mail: fatima.idrees@gilanifoundation.com

   

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