With frequent news stories of violence, kidnappings and gang warfare, it’s hard to ignore the reality that there are dangerous places to travel to.
An awfully violent place, this Mexican city has unfortunately been ranked as the most violent city in the world.
In 2021, it was the second-most dangerous city in the world. It recorded a per capita murder of 155.77 per 100,000 inhabitants.
In 2021, it ranked third on the list of unsafe places with a per capita murder rate of 107.47 per 100,000 people.
This Mexican city recorded 2,124 homicides for the year, the country’s highest. However, its per capita murder rate of 103.19 per 100,000 inhabitants is fourth.
The city suffers from high levels of violence, which led to its homicide rate of 100.92 homicides per 100,000 inhabitants.