Crime in Australia

Crime rates in Australia

Level of crime
44.44 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
62.98 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
42.09 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
35.03 Low
Worries car stolen
33.90 Low
Worries things from car stolen
41.88 Moderate
Worries attacked
39.48 Low
Worries being insulted
43.24 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
29.81 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
53.30 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
51.43 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
41.30 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
32.48 Low

Safety in Australia

Safety walking alone during daylight
77.29 High
Safety walking alone during night
46.64 Moderate

Contributors: 1765

Last update: November 2017

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
Geraldton 72.27 27.73
Townsville 64.45 35.55
Darwin 61.73 38.27
Perth 44.20 55.80
Gold Coast 43.50 56.50
Melbourne 41.95 58.05
Sydney 38.57 61.43
Brisbane 35.25 64.75
Hobart 34.75 65.25
Adelaide 34.74 65.26
Canberra 22.11 77.89
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