Asia’s Most Dangerous Countries

City Safe has compiled and analyzed data from several public sources to make a safety index that allows to rank the world’s countries (100=perfectly safe; 0=very dangerous). Find more details on the page about Asia.

These sources take in consideration all kind of threats such as mugging, crime, road death toll, occurrence of terrorist attacks and wars, to build their own ranking of world’s most dangerous countries/cities to know how unsafe they can be.

The Most Dangerous Countries in Asia

Global RankCountryRegionCitySafeGPINumbeoAMFANZMFA
1AfghanistanAsia4.48.7NA00
2Central African RepublicAfrica6.312.5NA00
3SudanAfrica1014NA11
4South SudanAfrica10.510.518.710
5SyriaAsia10.6045.310
6Democratic Republic of the CongoAfrica12.722.4NA10
7IraqAsia13.7848.500
8SomaliaAfrica15.613.544.300
9YemenAsia17.935.8NA00
10North KoreaAsia19.426.8NA22
11LibyaAfrica2533.142.200
12PakistanAsia25.123.943.412
13BurundiAfrica26.552.9NA00
14MaliAfrica28.253.5NA10
15NigeriaAfrica28.929.425.933
16Republic of the CongoAfrica2958NANA0
17MauritaniaAfrica29.255.4NA10
18NigerAfrica29.553.1NA11
19EritreaAfrica29.853.5NA11
20The GambiaAfrica31.262.4NANA0
21Guinea-BissauAfrica31.256.5NA11
22GuineaAfrica31.757.3NA11
23ChadAfrica31.948.7NA50
24Equatorial GuineaAfrica33.266.4NANA0
25RussiaEurope33.427.752.733
26VenezuelaAmericas33.746.115.632
27TogoAfrica34.168.1NANA0
28LebanonAsia34.940.949.412
29CameroonAfrica3551.9NA42
30Burkina FasoAfrica36.166.1NA11
31RwandaAfrica36.549.1NA44
32UkraineEurope36.83251.443
33UgandaAfrica38.458.7NA33
34MyanmarAsia38.552.9NA44
35EgyptAfrica38.550.643.512
36HaitiAmericas3962.9NA32
37Ivory CoastAfrica39.360.6NA33
38Kyrgyz RepublicAsia4055.9NA44
39ColombiaAmericas40.83751.544
40UzbekistanAsia41.261.4NA43
41DjiboutiAfrica41.258.4NA44
42AngolaAfrica41.565.1NA33
43AlgeriaAfrica41.860.642.411
44TajikistanAsia41.959.8NA44
45MadagascarAfrica42.269.4NA32
46KenyaAfrica42.752.230.534
47EthiopiaAfrica42.956.565.810
48IsraelAsia43.234.669.444
49MexicoAmericas44.244.749.244
50BhutanAsia44.689.3NANA0
51South AfricaAfrica44.750.821.655
52IranAsia44.849.547.643
53IndiaAsia45.545.753.444
54LiberiaAfrica45.767.4NA44
55KosovoEurope46.268.4NA44
56MontenegroEurope46.371.752.2NA0
57Trinidad and TobagoAmericas46.563.1NA55
58PhilippinesAsia46.747.462.434
59ThailandAsia47.453.757.433
60GuyanaAmericas47.464.7NA55
61ParaguayAmericas47.565NA55
62Papua New GuineaOceania48.163.322.444
63TurkmenistanAsia48.260.4NA66
64El SalvadorAmericas48.355.32855
65BangladeshAsia48.36631.433
66MozambiqueAfrica48.466.8NA55
67HondurasAmericas48.557.523.655
68PeruAmericas48.664.73633
69BahrainAsia48.660.262.722
70SenegalAfrica48.867.6NA55
71BeninAfrica48.873.7NA44
72NicaraguaAmericas4968NA55
73TurkeyAsia49.851.360.635
74GabonAfrica49.969.7NA55
75ZimbabweAfrica5054.139.955
76Saudi ArabiaAfrica50.164.274.811
77LesothoAfrica50.170.2NA55
78AzerbaijanAsia50.552.967.652
79Timor-LesteOceania50.771.3NA55
80Sierra LeoneAfrica50.771.5NA55
81GuatemalaAmericas50.957.336.555
82BrazilAmericas51.36128.855
83JamaicaAmericas51.859.834.555
84TunisiaAfrica52.167.861.113
85EcuadorAmericas52.96647.143
86MoroccoAfrica53.365.849.734
87Dominican RepublicAmericas53.562.336.855
88JordanAsia53.768.153.133
89Sri LankaAsia54.958.453.755
90BoliviaAmericas56.164.943.455
91PanamaAmericas56.369.847.335
92SlovakiaEurope56.786.866.5NA0
93ZambiaAfrica5772NA77
94IndonesiaAsia57.275.25333
95TanzaniaAfrica57.969.84055
96SwazilandAfrica57.961.8NA99
97NepalAsia58.970.657.944
98SloveniaEurope60.190.873.7NA0
99CubaAmericas60.266.4NA99
100ArmeniaAsia61.264.868.955
101GeorgiaAsia62.66777.863
102LaosAsia6377.9NA88
103Costa RicaAmericas63.479.742.455
104MalawiAfrica63.773.3NA99
105FranceEurope64.376.255.955
106ChinaAsia65.255.267.988
107MoldovaEurope65.568.251.877
108CambodiaAsia66.758.751.899
109BotswanaAfrica6882NA99
110KuwaitAsia68.280.96455
111MalaysiaAsia6983.531.577
112United States of AmericaAmericas69.464.451.199
113ArgentinaAmericas7071.336.799
114GhanaAfrica70.372.35188
115Macedonia (FYR)Europe70.568.16288
116KazakhstanAsia70.665.654.199
117BelarusEurope715972.499
118BelgiumEurope71.691.254.855
119VietnamAsia71.97244.399
120NamibiaAfrica72.174.539.199
121AlbaniaEurope73.97351.999
122MongoliaAsia74.377.742.299
123GreeceEurope74.772.357.599
124Bosnia and HerzegovinaEurope74.770.861.599
125UruguayAmericas74.977.146.999
126OmanAsia75.2687199
127CyprusEurope75.468.969.899
128SerbiaEurope75.975.256.799
129ItalyEurope77.379.153.899
130United KingdomEurope77.678.556.999
131LithuaniaEurope77.878.956.999
132LatviaEurope78.578.162.299
133United Arab EmiratesAsia79.285.846.399
134MauritiusAfrica79.273.776.999
135BulgariaEurope79.581.658.699
136RomaniaEurope80.284.270.388
137ChileAmericas80.383.45899
138JapanAsia80.79380.766
139EstoniaEurope81.578.875.399
140HungaryEurope82.387.458.199
141TaiwanAsia82.679.678.899
142CroatiaEurope83.183.970.599
143IrelandEurope83.291.851.699
144SwedenEurope84.183.277.799
145QatarAsia84.191.556.999
146SpainEurope84.687.968.299
147NetherlandsEurope8588.668.599
148PolandEurope85.188.768.699
149GermanyEurope85.890.767.199
150South KoreaAsia86.192.264.999
151PortugalEurope86.177.985.71010
152Czech RepublicEurope86.792.367.999
153AustraliaOceania87.892.856.91010
154NorwayEurope89.190.269.91010
155SwitzerlandEurope89.394.974.399
156CanadaAmericas89.494.460.81010
157SingaporeAsia9086.384.21010

Rankings for the Safest and most Dangerous Countries in :

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Rankings for the Safest and most Dangerous Cities in :

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Notes:

  • An index of 100 means the country is perfectly safe while 0 means it is extremely dangerous.
  • GPI stands for Global Peace Index, AMFA for the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs and NZMFA for the Minister for Foreign Affairs of New Zealand.
  • This ranking is for indicative purposes only.