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Crime in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Crime Index: 25.61
Safety Index: 74.39

Crime rates in Copenhagen, Denmark

Level of crime
23.75 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
60.53 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
26.97 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
23.03 Low
Worries car stolen
19.74 Very Low
Worries things from car stolen
30.26 Low
Worries attacked
25.00 Low
Worries being insulted
25.66 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
20.39 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
32.89 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
29.61 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
24.32 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
10.61 Very Low

Safety in Copenhagen, Denmark

Safety walking alone during daylight
93.59 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
73.12 High

Contributors: 40

Last update: May, 2015

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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8 Comments so far

#Matthew on May 21, 2015 :
Having just completed a visit to Denmark, I have to say that I felt extremely safe. There are biking and walking trails, all of which are well lit in case you happen to be on them at night. The people are friendly and polite. I was in Copenhagen as well as several other cities. I would also like to add that Copenhaen is a family friendly city. I saw many young families with babies and older children out and about. I saw young teens playing without fear on the public basketball courts. A very safe and open city.
#Ella on Feb 02, 2015 :
There are losts of corruption and crime in Denmark. It is just as bad as any place else.
#N on Nov 28, 2014 :
Well i don't know what you are talking about when saying walking alone in the daytime is 100% safe because just recently i was mugged by a pack of teenagers just after walking out the door.
#Anonymous on Apr 22, 2014 :
This is so funny, Denmark is about the safest country to live in.
You shouldn't worry too much about being mugged - and being robbed or attacked is almost impossible.
I would say walking alone in daylight is 100 % safe and by night, well let's say 95 %.
The popular TV dramas is all fiction!
It would be a good idea to do some research and background check of the sources! People being so worried and scarred in Denmark as listed above don't come from Denmark that's for sure.
And about corruption: according to Tranparency International we are second to none!
#Mandrill on Apr 20, 2014 :
Safest place... but not according to the rise in Danish murder dramas, the killing etc etc. I'm scared to go now.
#Carsten on Jan 24, 2014 :
Lowest corruption rate in the world!
#Alexander on Jan 23, 2014 :
"We have no Corruption in Denmark" - what an extremely bold statement.
#Carsten on Oct 15, 2012 :
Corruption? We have no Corruption in Denmark...and out crimerate is low... only 62% safety at night? It should be closer to 90

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