Crime in Mexico

Crime rates in Mexico

Level of crime
61.48 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
70.11 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
53.03 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
56.98 Moderate
Worries car stolen
49.97 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
58.04 Moderate
Worries attacked
46.78 Moderate
Worries being insulted
34.28 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
21.15 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
56.29 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
61.68 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
59.90 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
75.36 High

Safety in Mexico

Safety walking alone during daylight
67.48 High
Safety walking alone during night
38.52 Low

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Last update: May 2021

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
Tijuana 69.89 30.11
Mexico City 69.31 30.69
Puebla 63.04 36.96
Guadalajara 61.96 38.04
Cancun 53.99 46.01
San Miguel de Allende 53.68 46.32
Playa del Carmen 49.81 50.19
Monterrey 48.94 51.06
Queretaro 36.46 63.54
Puerto Vallarta 34.81 65.19
Merida 26.07 73.93
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