Crime in Brazil

Crime rates in Brazil

Level of crime
78.84 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
75.91 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
54.68 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
76.47 High
Worries car stolen
68.64 High
Worries things from car stolen
70.76 High
Worries attacked
55.73 Moderate
Worries being insulted
41.75 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
25.45 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
71.34 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
73.49 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
79.52 High
Problem corruption and bribery
83.83 Very High

Safety in Brazil

Safety walking alone during daylight
48.12 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night
19.18 Very Low

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Last update: June 2021

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 Brazil

Crime Index
Safety Index
Rio de Janeiro 77.59 22.41
Salvador 75.96 24.04
Sao Paulo 70.10 29.90
Campinas 66.20 33.80
Belo Horizonte 63.98 36.02
Curitiba 62.65 37.35
Brasilia 60.88 39.12
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