Gallup: Majority of people drink water during eating: Survey

General Islamabad

Islamabad: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, majority of people drink water during eating dinner (34%) or before eating dinner (32%). A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked “While eating dinner, when do you usually have water?” Responding to this, 34% said they have water during dinner, 32% said they have water before dinner, 22% said they have no particular preference and 11% said they have water after dinner. However, 1% did not give a response.

The study was released by Gilani foundation and carried out by Gallup Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International. The recent survey was carried out among a sample of 2679 men and women in rural and urban areas of all four provinces of the country, during November 11 to 17, 2012.