Crime in Mexico

Crime rates in Mexico

Level of crime
57.99 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
67.64 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
50.94 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
54.00 Moderate
Worries car stolen
48.34 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
55.74 Moderate
Worries attacked
43.98 Moderate
Worries being insulted
33.96 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
21.32 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
55.06 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
57.64 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
56.09 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
76.08 High

Safety in Mexico

Safety walking alone during daylight
67.51 High
Safety walking alone during night
37.95 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 Mexico

Crime Index
Safety Index
Mexico City 67.76 32.24
Guadalajara 56.41 43.59
Monterrey 51.12 48.88
Cancun 48.66 51.34
Queretaro 36.53 63.47
Puerto Vallarta 30.94 69.06
Merida 22.65 77.35
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