Islamabad Ranked Second Safest City in South Asia

Islamabad has been ranked the second safest city in Southern Asia, with a safety index of 70.85.

Numbeo — a database of user-contributed data about cities and countries worldwide — has identified Mangalore in India as the safest city in Southern Asia with a safety index of 74.66, followed by Islamabad in Pakistan, and Ahmedabad in India.

Islamabad’s Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqaat tweeted the achievement and ranking:

Kabul, Afghanistan has been ranked as South Asia’s least safe city with a crime index of 76.55 and a safety index of 23.45. It followed Dhaka, Bangladesh that has a crime index of 64.91, and Male in the Maldives with a crime index of 64.39.

Here are the safest cities in Southern Asia:

Ranking City Country Crime Index Safety Index 
1 Mangalore India 25.34 74.66
2 Islamabad Pakistan 29.15 70.85
3 Ahmedabad India 33.25 66.75
4 Vadodara India 34.07 65.93
5 Navi Mumbai India 34.55 65.45
6 Surat India 35.45 64.55
7 Kathmandu Nepal 35.74 64.26
8 Jaipur India 36.10 63.90
9 Nagpur India 38.05 61.95
10 Visakhapatnam India 38.08 61.92


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