Darwin Named In Top 50 Places In The World For Crime
Darwin has nudged into the top 50 of Numbeo's 'Crime Index' list.
Our city is being compared to the likes of Manila in the Philippines and Baghdad in Iraq!
Numbeo is the world’s largest database of user contributed data about cities and countries worldwide. Numbeo provides current and timely information on world living conditions including cost of living, housing indicators, health care, traffic, crime and pollution.
Here's a breakdown of Darwin's crime statistics according to Numbeo's users.
Crime rates in Darwin, Australia
Level of crime - High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years - High
Worries home broken and things stolen - High
Worries being mugged or robbed - Moderate
Worries car stolen - Moderate
Worries things from car stolen - High
Worries attacked - High
Worries being insulted - High
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion - Moderate
Problem people using or dealing drugs - High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft - High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery - High
Problem corruption and bribery - Moderate
Safety in Darwin, Australia
Safety walking alone during daylight - Moderate
Safety walking alone during night - Low
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