Crime Comparison Between Cape Town and Johannesburg 

Index   InfoCape TownJohannesburg
Crime Index:    73.63    80.81
Safety Scale:    26.37    19.19
Cape TownJohannesburg
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Level of crime
Very High 84.48
Very High 89.73
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
Very High 82.26
Very High 81.27
Worries home broken and things stolen
High 69.64
High 79.39
Worries being mugged or robbed
High 74.27
Very High 82.01
Worries car stolen
High 64.76
High 78.28
Worries things from car stolen
High 75.23
Very High 81.65
Worries attacked
High 66.18
High 75.75
Worries being insulted
Moderate 57.73
High 63.57
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
Moderate 52.67
High 65.95
Problem people using or dealing drugs
High 76.11
High 71.88
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
High 76.72
Very High 83.03
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
Very High 80.48
Very High 88.64
Problem corruption and bribery
Very High 84.32
Very High 92.24
Last Update:September 2023September 2023

Safety comparisons Cape Town vs Johannesburg

Cape TownJohannesburg
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Safety walking alone during daylight
Moderate 47.06
Low 30.15
Safety walking alone during night
Very Low 15.02
Very Low 8.84
Cities near Cape Town:
Crime in 27.94 miles
Crime in 38.17 miles
Cities near Johannesburg: