Crime in Penang, Malaysia

Crime rates in Penang, Malaysia

Level of crime
45.51 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
57.50 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
46.88 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
51.22 Moderate
Worries car stolen
38.75 Low
Worries things from car stolen
52.50 Moderate
Worries attacked
32.93 Low
Worries being insulted
28.75 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
34.76 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
37.80 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
54.27 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
41.25 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
70.12 High

Safety in Penang, Malaysia

Safety walking alone during daylight
79.27 High
Safety walking alone during night
38.41 Low

Contributors: 41

Last update: January 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.

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1 Comments so far

#Chan Kong Loon on Mar 14, 2015 :
I did not see any policemen patrolling the streets while I was in Penang for one day.