Crime in Brazil

Crime rates in Brazil

Level of crime
75.82 High
Crime increasing in the past 5 years
72.17 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
53.34 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
74.25 High
Worries car stolen
66.39 High
Worries things from car stolen
68.09 High
Worries attacked
53.29 Moderate
Worries being insulted
40.69 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
25.87 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
70.03 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
71.18 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
76.50 High
Problem corruption and bribery
80.29 Very High

Safety in Brazil

Safety walking alone during daylight
50.55 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night
21.98 Low

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Last update: July 2024

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 5 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 77.4 22.6
Salvador 76.6 23.4
Recife 75.9 24.1
Fortaleza 74.7 25.3
Porto Alegre 70.6 29.4
Sao Paulo 70.4 29.6
Campinas 66.1 33.9
Curitiba 61.7 38.3
Belo Horizonte 60.6 39.4
Brasilia 59.4 40.6
Florianopolis 47.6 52.4
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