Crime in South Korea

Crime rates in South Korea

Level of crime
33.70 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
52.06 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
31.80 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
30.82 Low
Worries car stolen
28.54 Low
Worries things from car stolen
31.35 Low
Worries attacked
34.97 Low
Worries being insulted
37.33 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
33.31 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
29.42 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
33.96 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
32.50 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
37.29 Low

Safety in South Korea

Safety walking alone during daylight
71.68 High
Safety walking alone during night
64.51 High

Contributors: 735

Last update: January 2019

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 40.51 59.49
Busan 34.56 65.44
Seoul 34.39 65.61
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Crime in this country for some cities: Daegu, Ulsan

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