Safest Countries in Oceania & Asia

The safest countries in Asia and Oceania for tourism and travel. Safest countries in Asia and Oceania are based on crime/homicide rates and drugs and crime, likelihood of terrorism and terrorism casualties, police force effectiveness, costs of security within the country on business, reliability of protection services, rates of property crime and violence. Updated 2023.

 New Zealand 1
 Singapore 2
 Japan 3
 Malaysia 4
Butan 5
 Australia 6
 Taiwan 7
 Mongolia 8
 South Korea 9
 Vietnam 10
 Indonesia 11
 Laos 12
 Timor-Leste 13
 Cambodia 14
Moldova 15
Nepal 16
Armenia 17
Uzbekistan 18
 China 19
Sri Lanka 20
Kyrgyz Republic 21
Tajikistan 22
 Papua New Guinea 23
Georgia 24
Bangladesh 25
Kazakhstan 26
 Thailand 27
Turkmenistan 28
Belarus 29
 Philippines 30
Azerbaijan 31
India 32
 Myanmar 33
Pakistan 34
 North Korea 35
Ukraine 36
Russia 37
Afghanistan 38

Dangers can lurk in any city, park or town and being a safe vacationer means paying attention and keeping yourself out of harms way. Crimes and violence can happen in the lowest rated Asian Country as it could happen in the safest rated country in South-East Asia so these figures should only be used as a guide to help compare a safe travel destination.

The safety scores of the USA & Canada are:

(Safer than 23 countries / Less safe than 0 countries in this region)

United States
(Safer than 9 countries / Less safe than 13 countries in this region)


Today’s travelers and tourists are more and more wanting to visit the natural beauty and remote regions of a country in order to discover more than just the big cities and commonly advertised attractions so now, more than ever, the safety and security of any particular destination is a key deciding factor of a the safety rating a country receives. These rankings presented here are based on the reliability of the police and legal protective system in a country as well as the rates of criminal activity and the potential for terrorism.

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2 thoughts on “Safest Countries in Oceania & Asia

  • April 16 at 03:03

    It is false!!Iran is more safe than pakistan & indi;everyone knows it!

  • October 17 at 21:19

    I don’t think it’s safe in Hong Kong. I live there.

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