Crime Comparison Between Puerto Vallarta and Cancun 

Index   InfoPuerto VallartaCancun
Crime Index:    35.42    56.16
Safety Scale:    64.58    43.84
Puerto VallartaCancun
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Level of crime
Low 38.27
High 61.39
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
High 60.20
High 73.89
Worries home broken and things stolen
Low 39.90
Moderate 56.94
Worries being mugged or robbed
Low 34.05
Moderate 59.62
Worries car stolen
Low 28.74
Moderate 50.28
Worries things from car stolen
Low 37.07
Moderate 57.14
Worries attacked
Low 24.83
Moderate 51.94
Worries being insulted
Low 20.10
Moderate 40.70
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
Very Low 12.06
Low 31.10
Problem people using or dealing drugs
Low 36.54
High 62.50
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
Moderate 45.70
Moderate 58.79
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
Low 34.54
Moderate 58.06
Problem corruption and bribery
High 63.20
High 73.28
Last Update:May 2023May 2023

Safety comparisons Puerto Vallarta vs Cancun

Puerto VallartaCancun
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Safety walking alone during daylight
Very High 87.42
High 62.78
Safety walking alone during night
High 62.25
Moderate 40.93
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