Crime in Brazil

Crime rates in Brazil

Level of crime
76.82 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
73.02 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
54.28 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
75.18 High
Worries car stolen
67.35 High
Worries things from car stolen
69.13 High
Worries attacked
54.35 Moderate
Worries being insulted
41.20 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
26.04 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
70.62 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
72.10 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
77.60 High
Problem corruption and bribery
81.25 Very High

Safety in Brazil

Safety walking alone during daylight
50.04 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night
21.30 Low

Contributors: 4789

Last update: September 2023

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 77.6 22.4
Salvador 77.0 23.0
Recife 76.7 23.3
Fortaleza 76.5 23.5
Porto Alegre 71.5 28.5
Sao Paulo 70.5 29.5
Campinas 66.4 33.6
Belo Horizonte 63.9 36.1
Curitiba 62.1 37.9
Brasilia 59.7 40.3
Florianopolis 49.3 50.7
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