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Drug-Related Crime Perceptions Index

The purpose of the Drug-Related Crime Perceptions Index is to provide a subjective measure of the magnitude of the problem in a given country as perceived by its inhabitants.

Question asked: How big of a problem is drug-related crime in the country where you live?

Rank Country Average  
1 Mexico 7.99
 
2 Honduras 7.99
 
3 Puerto Rico 7.70
 
4 Colombia 7.42
 
5 Brazil 7.40
 
6 Trinidad and Tobago 7.38
 
7 Guatemala 7.30
 
8 South Africa 7.04
 
9 Dominican Republic 6.97
 
10 Bolivia 6.93
 
11 Peru 6.78
 
12 Philippines 6.71
 
13 Venezuela 6.68
 
14 Paraguay 6.60
 
15 Belize 6.55
 
16 Jamaica 6.50
 
17 Argentina 6.44
 
18 Afghanistan 6.43
 
19 Aruba 6.36
 
20 El Salvador 6.36
 
21 Mauritius 6.23
 
22 Costa Rica 6.17
 
23 Panama 6.14
 
24 Indonesia 6.13
 
25 Pakistan 6.11
 
26 Bahamas, The 6.04
 
27 Morocco 6.03
 
28 Bangladesh 5.99
 
29 Tanzania 5.96
 
30 Vietnam 5.94
 
31 Iran 5.90
 
32 Thailand 5.89
 
33 Ecuador 5.87
 
34 Egypt 5.86
 
35 United States 5.84
 
36 Cambodia 5.80
 
37 Malaysia 5.75
 
38 Kenya 5.70
 
39 Albania 5.62
 
40 Angola 5.52
 
41 Nepal 5.51
 
42 Cote d'Ivoire 5.48
 
43 Russia 5.46
 
44 Algeria 5.45
 
45 Azerbaijan 5.44
 
46 Nigeria 5.34
 
47 India 5.33
 
48 Lebanon 5.31
 
49 Sri Lanka 5.22
 
50 Ireland 5.14
 
51 Uruguay 5.14
 
52 Bahrain 5.09
 
53 Uganda 5.06
 
54 Chile 5.04
 
55 Ukraine 5.00
 
56 Cameroon 4.95
 
57 Italy 4.93
 
58 Saudi Arabia 4.92
 
59 Tunisia 4.91
 
60 Ghana 4.89
 
61 Armenia 4.89
 
62 Australia 4.85
 
63 United Kingdom 4.84
 
64 Bulgaria 4.82
 
65 France 4.82
 
66 Macedonia 4.76
 
67 Nicaragua 4.76
 
68 Austria 4.69
 
69 New Zealand 4.65
 
70 Zimbabwe 4.57
 
71 China 4.52
 
72 Greece 4.47
 
73 Belgium 4.47
 
74 Portugal 4.41
 
75 Canada 4.40
 
76 Hong Kong 4.38
 
77 Czech Republic 4.32
 
78 Spain 4.22
 
79 Turkey 4.00
 
80 Japan 4.00
 
81 Netherlands 3.85
 
82 Korea, South 3.83
 
83 Romania 3.78
 
84 Germany 3.72
 
85 Norway 3.70
 
86 Switzerland 3.62
 
87 United Arab Emirates 3.56
 
88 Sweden 3.56
 
89 Ethiopia 3.53
 
90 Denmark 3.51
 
91 Finland 3.45
 
92 Hungary 3.44
 
93 Poland 3.29
 
94 Singapore 2.75