Crime in Mexico

Crime rates in Mexico

Level of crime
55.77 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
66.08 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
49.96 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
53.52 Moderate
Worries car stolen
47.10 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
53.85 Moderate
Worries attacked
43.68 Moderate
Worries being insulted
33.26 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
21.11 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
53.85 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
56.32 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
54.78 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
73.44 High

Safety in Mexico

Safety walking alone during daylight
68.02 High
Safety walking alone during night
38.92 Low

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Last update: November 2017

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 Mexico

Crime Index
Safety Index
Mexico City 65.98 34.02
Puebla 59.92 40.08
Guadalajara 54.87 45.13
Tijuana 51.23 48.77
Monterrey 50.36 49.64
Guanajuato 42.45 57.55
Cancun 35.92 64.08
Queretaro 35.06 64.94
Puerto Vallarta 29.71 70.29
Merida 21.48 78.52
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