Crime Comparison Between Cancun and Puerto Vallarta 

Index   InfoCancunPuerto Vallarta
Crime Index:    55.16    35.60
Safety Scale:    44.84    64.40
CancunPuerto Vallarta
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Level of crime
High 60.16
Low 38.55
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
High 71.88
High 60.31
Worries home broken and things stolen
Moderate 55.47
Low 39.94
Worries being mugged or robbed
Moderate 58.76
Low 34.38
Worries car stolen
Moderate 49.22
Low 28.53
Worries things from car stolen
Moderate 56.19
Low 36.94
Worries attacked
Moderate 50.78
Low 25.16
Worries being insulted
Low 39.67
Very Low 19.87
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
Low 30.71
Very Low 11.91
Problem people using or dealing drugs
High 62.23
Low 37.58
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
Moderate 57.99
Moderate 45.28
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
Moderate 57.07
Low 34.38
Problem corruption and bribery
High 72.85
High 63.98
Last Update:March 2024April 2024

Safety comparisons Cancun vs Puerto Vallarta

CancunPuerto Vallarta
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Safety walking alone during daylight
High 63.80
Very High 86.96
Safety walking alone during night
Moderate 41.75
High 61.80
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Crime in 103.38 miles
Crime in 174.09 miles
Crime in 206.00 miles
Crime in 238.92 miles