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Only 13% Pakistanis cite paying taxes as the most important quality of a good citizen: Survey

Islamabad, September 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan, only 13% Pakistanis cite paying taxes as the most important quality of a good citizen.

 

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Which is the most important quality of a good citizen?” In response, 44% said that a good citizen is one who helps others whereas 36% felt a good citizen is one who abides by the law. 13% Pakistanis thought that a good citizen is one who pays tax, 4% thought it is one who votes, 1% said a good citizen has other qualities and remaining 2% did not know/did not wish to respond.

 

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/