Crime in South Korea

Crime rates in South Korea

Level of crime
32.50 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
51.82 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
31.01 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
29.88 Low
Worries car stolen
27.57 Low
Worries things from car stolen
30.43 Low
Worries attacked
33.99 Low
Worries being insulted
36.40 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
32.35 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
28.30 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
32.84 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
31.37 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
36.78 Low

Safety in South Korea

Safety walking alone during daylight
72.72 High
Safety walking alone during night
65.36 High

Contributors: 749

Last update: March 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 39.95 60.05
Seoul 33.28 66.72
Busan 32.34 67.66
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