Crime in South Korea

Crime rates in South Korea

Level of crime
34.54 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
52.17 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
32.95 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
31.90 Low
Worries car stolen
29.58 Low
Worries things from car stolen
32.57 Low
Worries attacked
35.70 Low
Worries being insulted
38.24 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
34.17 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
30.30 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
34.80 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
33.53 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
39.60 Low

Safety in South Korea

Safety walking alone during daylight
70.67 High
Safety walking alone during night
63.49 High

Contributors: 697

Last update: September 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 South Korea

Crime Index
Safety Index
Incheon 40.70 59.30
Busan 40.04 59.96
Seoul 34.47 65.53
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Crime in this country for some cities: Daegu, Jeju, Ulsan

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