Crime in Malaysia

Crime rates in Malaysia

Level of crime
64.77 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
72.47 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
64.44 High
Worries being mugged or robbed
66.93 High
Worries car stolen
60.45 High
Worries things from car stolen
65.15 High
Worries attacked
56.49 Moderate
Worries being insulted
46.91 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
41.66 Moderate
Problem people using or dealing drugs
54.50 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
66.64 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
61.53 High
Problem corruption and bribery
77.37 High

Safety in Malaysia

Safety walking alone during daylight
55.41 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night
28.77 Low

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Last update: August 2018

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
Klang 68.94 31.06
Kuala Lumpur 67.22 32.78
Petaling Jaya 60.72 39.28
Johor Bahru 59.66 40.34
Kuching 49.68 50.32
Penang 42.92 57.08
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