Crime in Sri Lanka

Crime rates in Sri Lanka

Level of crime
43.25 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
48.49 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
46.52 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
38.55 Low
Worries car stolen
35.74 Low
Worries things from car stolen
39.42 Low
Worries attacked
36.28 Low
Worries being insulted
40.00 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
31.33 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
51.38 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
47.26 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
38.87 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
69.05 High

Safety in Sri Lanka

Safety walking alone during daylight
74.70 High
Safety walking alone during night
53.89 Moderate

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Last update: August 2018

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