Crime Rate & Safety Index in Djibouti

Crime Index 58.3
Safety Index 42.7

Crime rates in Djibouti

Level of crime 57.42 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years 67.38 High
Worries home broken and things stolen 49.92 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed 54.77 Moderate
Worries car stolen 56.77 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen 52.92 Moderate
Worries attacked 51 Moderate
Worries being insulted 56.62 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion 59.33 Moderate
Problem people using or dealing drugs 60.69 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft 53.92 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery 53.92 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery 54.08 Moderate

Safety in Djibouti

Safety walking alone during daylight 50.08 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night 39.46 Low

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Last update: August 2023

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Safety Index & Crime Rates in Djibouti in 2023

Djibouti is generally considered a safe country with relatively low crime rates, ranking highly on safety indices.
According to rankings, the overall crime rate in Djibouti is lower than the global average and similar nations.
Violent crime like homicide and assault is rare, with rates per 100,000 residents around 4 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 Djibouti high safety standards.

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