Crime in Malaysia

Crime rates in Malaysia

Level of crime
56.60 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
62.74 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
56.85 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
58.89 Moderate
Worries car stolen
53.49 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
58.46 Moderate
Worries attacked
49.89 Moderate
Worries being insulted
41.48 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
36.56 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
50.03 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
59.62 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
54.14 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
71.27 High

Safety in Malaysia

Safety walking alone during daylight
60.66 High
Safety walking alone during night
35.80 Low

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Last update: June 2022

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 Malaysia

Crime Index
Safety Index
Kuala Lumpur 63.40 36.60
Klang 62.84 37.16
Johor Bahru 54.07 45.93
Petaling Jaya 52.99 47.01
Kuching 45.45 54.55
Penang 35.59 64.41
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