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Percentage of people who were victim of burglary/assault in last 5 yearskeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel safe or very safe walking alone in local area after darkkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel very secure these days in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel robberies do not occur frequently in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel alcohol consumption in the streets do not occur frequently in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel police or military interferences with people'€™s private life do not occur frequently in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel racist behavior do not occur frequently in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who feel drug sale in streets do not occur frequently in their neighborhoodkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who didn’t carry much money for reasons of securitykeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who preferred not to go out at night for reasons of securitykeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who carried a knife, gun or other we for reasons of securitykeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who have been the victim of a crime during the past yearkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who had someone in their family been the victim of a crime during the last yearkeyboard_arrow_right
Percentage of people who are worried about a terrorist attackkeyboard_arrow_right

Percentage of people who carried a knife, gun or other we for reasons of security

  1. Algeria 9%
     
  2. Argentina 4%
     
  3. Armenia 1%
     
  4. Australia 1%
     
  5. Azerbaijan 3%
     
  6. Belarus 3%
     
  7. Brazil 8%
     
  8. Chile 4%
     
  9. China 7%
     
  10. Colombia 4%
     
  11. Cyprus 3%
     
  12. Ecuador 4%
     
  13. Egypt 5%
     
  14. Estonia 4%
     
  15. Germany 3%
     
  16. Ghana 2%
     
  17. Hong Kong 3%
     
  18. India 19%
     
  19. Iraq 9%
     
  20. Jordan 4%
     
  21. Kazakhstan 4%
     
  22. Kuwait 7%
     
  23. Kyrgyzstan 11%
     
  24. Lebanon 17%
     
  25. Libya 21%
     
  26. Malaysia 9%
     
  27. Mexico 7%
     
  28. Morocco 6%
     
  29. Netherlands 3%
     
  30. New Zealand 4%
     
  31. Nigeria 7%
     
  32. Pakistan 8%
     
  33. Palestine 3%
     
  34. Peru 2%
     
  35. Philippines 13%
     
  36. Poland 4%
     
  37. Qatar 1%
     
  38. Romania 2%
     
  39. Russia 5%
     
  40. Rwanda 3%
     
  41. Singapore 4%
     
  42. Slovenia 1%
     
  43. South Africa 12%
     
  44. South Korea 4%
     
  45. Spain 1%
     
  46. Sweden 4%
     
  47. Taiwan 3%
     
  48. Thailand 16%
     
  49. Trinidad and Tobago 4%
     
  50. Tunisia 4%
     
  51. Turkey 7%
     
  52. Ukraine 4%
     
  53. United States 16%
     
  54. Uruguay 4%
     
  55. Uzbekistan 1%
     
  56. Yemen 14%
     
  57. Zimbabwe 11%
     
Link to source World Values SurveyYear of publication 2010 - 2014