Crime in New Zealand

Crime rates in New Zealand

Level of crime
47.14 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
66.50 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
45.03 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
35.67 Low
Worries car stolen
40.78 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
47.66 Moderate
Worries attacked
39.17 Low
Worries being insulted
43.59 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
31.62 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
57.01 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
53.61 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
42.72 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
27.77 Low

Safety in New Zealand

Safety walking alone during daylight
72.75 High
Safety walking alone during night
43.51 Moderate

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Last update: June 2022

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 New Zealand

Crime Index
Safety Index
Auckland 46.63 53.37
Hamilton 46.57 53.43
Christchurch 41.15 58.85
Wellington 30.39 69.61
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