Crime Rate & Safety Index in Liberia

Crime Index 79.81
Safety Index 21.19

Crime rates in Liberia

Level of crime 88.97 Very High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years 81.82 Very High
Worries home broken and things stolen 81.39 High
Worries being mugged or robbed 87.82 Very High
Worries car stolen 80.49 High
Worries things from car stolen 86.11 Very High
Worries attacked 76.39 High
Worries being insulted 71.48 High
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion 60.88 High
Problem people using or dealing drugs 85.36 Very High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft 82.97 Very High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery 84.11 Very High
Problem corruption and bribery 85.88 Very High

Safety in Liberia

Safety walking alone during daylight 24.25 Low
Safety walking alone during night 16.54 Very Low

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Last update: August 2023

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Safety Index & Crime Rates in Liberia in 2023

Liberia 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 Liberia is lower than the global average and similar nations.
Violent crime like homicide and assault is rare, with rates per 100,000 residents around 10 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 Liberia high safety standards.

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