Economic security is a critical component of a nation’s overall well-being, encompassing various aspects such as sustainable growth, stable employment, and equitable wealth distribution. Pakistan, a developing country with a dynamic socio-economic landscape, faces multifaceted challenges in ensuring economic security for its populace. This article presents a comprehensive analysis of the indicators, issues, impacts, and potential pathways to enhance economic security in Pakistan and recommends certain key recommendations while comparing the economic conditions with other Asian economies. Comprising six sections, the research begins by elucidating the significance of economic security, followed by a detailed discussion on its primary indicators in the country. Subsequently, the study delves into the multifaceted issues and challenges that contribute to economic insecurity. In the fourth section, the article analyzes the wide-ranging impacts of these challenges. The fifth section offers a set of recommendations to address these issues, leading to the conclusion. Finally, the sixth section engages in a discussion of remedial actions to enhance economic security in Pakistan.