Compare LGBT Rights in Pakistan

Public opinion of homosexuality
(Pew Research Center, 2013)
2% support
87% against
Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1860
Same-sex marriageUnregistered cohabitation
Since 1958
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2017
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1973
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1973
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1973
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1973
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot banned
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