Crime in Tokyo, Japan

Crime rates in Tokyo, Japan

Level of crime
17.41 Very Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
41.01 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
16.67 Very Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
16.48 Very Low
Worries car stolen
13.71 Very Low
Worries things from car stolen
15.09 Very Low
Worries attacked
18.64 Very Low
Worries being insulted
23.87 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
20.11 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
20.11 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
19.57 Very Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
16.86 Very Low
Problem corruption and bribery
23.53 Low

Safety in Tokyo, Japan

Safety walking alone during daylight
86.52 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
81.25 Very High

Contributors: 180

Last update: April, 2017

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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3 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Apr 07, 2017 :
In my experience Tokyo is far safer than any American city. Granted there are a few seedy areas you should avoid at night, but the overall crime rate is extremely low, a woman can safely walk alone most places at night, and the police are quite competent.
#draugr on Dec 15, 2016 :
I'm a MBA from Sweden and I too would like to relocate to the land of the rising Sun.
#Vincent Newman on Aug 12, 2015 :
Avid NHK viewer and admire lifestyle of Japanese people. I am a highly education secondary school teacher in south Florida. I teach agriculture and I am interested in possibly relocation to Japan.