Crime in Sri Lanka

Crime rates in Sri Lanka

Level of crime
35.04 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
38.60 Low
Worries home broken and things stolen
38.94 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
29.82 Low
Worries car stolen
25.89 Low
Worries things from car stolen
30.36 Low
Worries attacked
27.21 Low
Worries being insulted
30.70 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
20.09 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
44.91 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
40.93 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
29.42 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
62.61 High

Safety in Sri Lanka

Safety walking alone during daylight
82.74 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
62.17 High

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Last update: August 2017

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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.

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