Means of Current Saving

(Multiple Response Question)

"As we said before, there are many different ways to put something aside for future expenses. Now, I would like you to tell me which of the following forms of savings you have at the moment when we speak."

No. of Records %/Total
Money put aside at home / at the home of relatives / friends5,10634.04
I have no savings at the present moment3,85725.71
I contribute to a Committee2,22014.8
I can resell in case I need the money: silver/gold/jewels I can sell in case of emergency1,0396.93
I can resell in case I need the money: animals that I can sell in case of emergency (livestock)7174.78
Banks5943.96
I can resell in case I need the money: foodstuff (such as "one spoon of sugar saved per day")4022.68
Money entrusted to family/friends/business partners: I help friends/neighbours with money and expect to get help from them in case of emergency - vartanbhanji, wanghar3082.05
Prize Bonds2201.47
Others5373.56
(N)15,000100%

*Horus - Gallup Pakistan - Access to Finance Survey 2015