Crime in New Zealand

Crime rates in New Zealand

Level of crime
44.43 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
63.23 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
43.27 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
34.32 Low
Worries car stolen
38.41 Low
Worries things from car stolen
45.93 Moderate
Worries attacked
37.28 Low
Worries being insulted
41.39 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
29.81 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
55.35 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
51.43 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
40.78 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
26.78 Low

Safety in New Zealand

Safety walking alone during daylight
73.79 High
Safety walking alone during night
45.46 Moderate

Contributors: 1050

Last update: June 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 New Zealand

Crime Index
Safety Index
Auckland 45.80 54.20
Christchurch 40.53 59.47
Wellington 28.39 71.61
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