Gallup Pakistan Survey: 92% of Karachiites think the city is the best place to live

The respondents shared that the most annoying factor about the city is the littering/inadequate garbage disposal (32%) all over the city.

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Karachi might be a chaotic city, yet millions of its residents still love it.

According to a recent survey by Gallup Pakistan, around 92% of the respondents of a study said the ‘Paris of Asia’ is the best place to live.

Meanwhile, 17% of the respondents said that the city’s coastline was the most likable aspect of the town.

However, around 91% of the respondents expressed serious concerns over the city’s poor sanitation situation.

The respondents shared that the most annoying factor about the city is the littering/inadequate garbage disposal (32%) all over the city.

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Around 27% opined that the city’s biggest challenge is contaminated water supply.

Meanwhile, about 81% expressed serious concerns over the rising crime rate, and 8 out of 10 citizens, which constitute 82% of the respondents, have shared that they felt safe in their neighborhood during the day. 

However, 18% said they were unsafe, 63% said they were safe, and 37% said they were unsafe at night.

When quizzed about the quality of life in Karachi, 92% of respondents deemEd Karachi’ favorable’ for a living but are ‘dissatisfied’ with the cleanliness situation in the city (91%) and feel ‘unsafe’ due to the rate of violent crimes (60%) in the town.

Unveiling the political inclination of the residents of the city, the report revealed that 43% of the respondents did not cast a vote in the last local body election.

Interestingly, nearly two in five of the respondents knew the city’s mayor’s name, whereas 33% did not respond.

Moreover, 36% believe that they will not cast their vote in the next general elections.

The survey also disclosed that nearly two in five respondents claim ‘Geo News‘ as their favorite one.

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