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Over 1 in 2 (55%) Pakistanis opine that smoking is not prohibited by religion but is condemned as immoral

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Islamabad, 21 January, 2020

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan, 55% Pakistanis opine that smoking is not prohibited by religion but is condemned as immoral.

A representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Do you think that cigarettes are completely prohibited according to your religion, are not prohibited but are immoral or are permissible?In response, 35% claimed they believe that cigarettes are prohibited by their religion, 55% considered them immoral and only 5% claimed that they are permissible.

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