ISLAMABAD: Forty-four percent Pakistanis claim to watch news channels every day, according to a survey.
The study was released by Gilani Research Foundation and carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International.
A media release said that a nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked: “Regarding watching news on the television, please tell how often in a week do you watch news on TV?”
In response to this question, 44% said they say saw new channels every day or almost every day, 32% said at least three to four times a week while 18% said at least once a week. Only 6% said never.
The latest survey was carried out among a sample of 1751 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces between August 14- 21. –Courtesy Journalism Pakistan