Pakistan

Current Death Penalty Status: Retentionist

Method of execution: Hanging. Stoning, e.g. for Zina (non-marital sex), is also mentioned in the legislation but has never been used since its introduction into law in 1990

Reported Executions Reported Death Sentences
2012

1

242

2011

0

313

2010

0

365

2009

0

276

2008

36+

236+

2007

135+

307+

2006

82

46+

ADPAN Members in Pakistan:

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