Crime in Mexico

Crime rates in Mexico

Level of crime
60.56 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
69.42 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
52.53 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
56.77 Moderate
Worries car stolen
48.85 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
57.95 Moderate
Worries attacked
46.82 Moderate
Worries being insulted
33.45 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
20.42 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
55.53 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
60.47 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
59.45 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
74.15 High

Safety in Mexico

Safety walking alone during daylight
68.37 High
Safety walking alone during night
39.88 Low

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Last update: November 2020

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 69.15 30.85
Tijuana 67.08 32.92
Guadalajara 62.57 37.43
Puebla 62.18 37.82
San Miguel de Allende 55.90 44.10
Cancun 51.57 48.43
Guanajuato 49.59 50.41
Monterrey 49.08 50.92
Playa del Carmen 48.84 51.16
Queretaro 35.44 64.56
Puerto Vallarta 33.02 66.98
Merida 25.51 74.49
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