Almost one third of all Pakistanis 37 per cent claim to be the victims of the flood water, 14 % badly affected, 29% state the affect on them has been very mild while only 31% say they were not affected at all. 3% have given no response, according to Gallup Survey.
The figures reflect their perceptions and may or may not correspond with the actual flood situation.
The recent Gilani poll was conducted in Pakistan by Gallup Pakistan, affiliated with Gallup International Association, among a sample of 2708 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during August 2010. Error margin is estimated to be approx. +2-3 percent at 95% confidence level.