Crime Comparison Between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg 

Index   InfoJohannesburgPietermaritzburg
Crime Index:    80.50    79.73
Safety Scale:    19.50    20.27
JohannesburgPietermaritzburg
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Level of crime
Very High 89.30
Very High 84.88
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
Very High 80.77
Very High 82.28
Worries home broken and things stolen
High 79.24
High 79.94
Worries being mugged or robbed
Very High 81.14
Very High 81.01
Worries car stolen
High 77.28
High 78.09
Worries things from car stolen
Very High 81.23
High 78.85
Worries attacked
High 75.56
High 78.12
Worries being insulted
High 63.30
High 66.67
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
High 66.50
High 71.43
Problem people using or dealing drugs
High 71.46
High 77.27
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
Very High 82.78
Very High 81.56
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
Very High 88.43
Very High 84.26
Problem corruption and bribery
Very High 92.02
Very High 85.71
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Last Update:April 2021November 2020

Safety comparisons Johannesburg vs Pietermaritzburg

JohannesburgPietermaritzburg
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Safety walking alone during daylight
Low 30.43
Low 31.79
Safety walking alone during night
Very Low 8.69
Very Low 12.65
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Cities near Pietermaritzburg:
Crime in 48.20 miles
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Crime in 171.24 miles