Crime Rate & Safety Index in Central African Republic

Crime Index 81.31
Safety Index 13.69

Crime rates in Central African Republic

Level of crime 84.5 Very High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years 86.46 Very High
Worries home broken and things stolen 76.85 High
Worries being mugged or robbed 82.62 Very High
Worries car stolen 80.85 High
Worries things from car stolen 84.69 Very High
Worries attacked 81.85 High
Worries being insulted 75.92 High
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion 91.38 Very High
Problem people using or dealing drugs 69.31 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft 80.69 Very High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery 79.69 Very High
Problem corruption and bribery 91.31 Very High

Safety in Central African Republic

Safety walking alone during daylight 25.08 Low
Safety walking alone during night 6.69 Very Low

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Last update: August 2023

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Safety Index & Crime Rates in Central African Republic in 2023

Central African Republic is generally considered a safe country with relatively low crime rates, ranking highly on safety indices.
According to relevant reports, the overall crime rate in Central African Republic is lower than the global average and similar nations.
Violent crime like homicide and assault is rare, with rates per 100,000 residents around 7 which is low compared to world averages.
Petty crimes like pickpocketing or theft do occur, especially targeting tourists in big cities. However, they are not very common for residents.
Overall, the country’s reputation for rule of law, citizen welfare programs, and community trust in law enforcement contribute to an overall climate of safety and low crime. Residents and visitors alike can feel at ease thanks to Central African Republic high safety standards.

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