Reason for Sending Money

(Multiple Response Question)

"When you send money inside Pakistan, what is it usually used for?"

No. of Records %/Total
To allow the receiver to meet daily expenses (food, clothing, bills, etc.)26232.75
Child care13216.5
Health9712.13
Purchase of land (agriculture, non-agriculture)698.63
Ceremony (wedding, birthdays, funerals, etc.)617.63
Personal pocket expense runs outs577.13
Education (e.g. uniforms, meals, transport, books, fees)415.13
Building works (construction, renovation, expansion)232.88
Travel192.38
Business (start up, expansion, working capital)162
Farming91.13
Others111.38
(N)797100%

*Horus - Gallup Pakistan - Access to Finance Survey 2015