Crime in Australia

Crime rates in Australia

Level of crime
45.28 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
63.50 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
42.83 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
36.08 Low
Worries car stolen
34.73 Low
Worries things from car stolen
42.16 Moderate
Worries attacked
40.34 Moderate
Worries being insulted
44.03 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
30.35 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
53.79 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
52.34 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
42.27 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
33.67 Low

Safety in Australia

Safety walking alone during daylight
75.31 High
Safety walking alone during night
45.80 Moderate

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Last update: September 2018

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.

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

By City in Australia

Crime Index
Safety Index
Townsville 63.50 36.50
Darwin 61.96 38.04
Gold Coast 44.53 55.47
Melbourne 44.40 55.60
Perth 43.94 56.06
Sydney 38.40 61.60
Brisbane 33.92 66.08
Hobart 33.27 66.73
Adelaide 33.25 66.75
Canberra 21.74 78.26
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Crime in this country for some cities: Cairns, Coffs Harbour, Geelong, Gosford, Newcastle, Parramatta, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba

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