Feel safe to walk alone at night by gender in the OECD countries

Australian and New Zealand women seem to think they live in a rather crime ridden country. Japanese women are as nervous as American women despite vast differences in crime rates and muggings.

Data extracted on 17 Jan 2018 07:18 UTC (GMT) from OECD.Stat

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Utopia - you are standing in it promotes a classical liberal view of the world and champion the mass flourishing of humanity through capitalism and the rule of law. The origin of the blog is explained in the first blog post at https://utopiayouarestandinginit.wordpress.com/2014/03/12/why-call-my-blog-utopia-you-are-standing-in-it/

One thought on “Feel safe to walk alone at night by gender in the OECD countries

  1. Content Catnip

    Interesting! It depends I guess on where one walks around in what suburb of what city in Australia or Nz. Having lived in a “bad” neighbourhood in Melbourne and a “good” suburb I can tell you that perceived safety matters to me. In Auckland I live in the affluent part and walk long distances at 11pm by myself. It’s such a big topic but one that could be explored on a suburb/locale basis I reckon



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