Murders, rapes and walking in the dark

Bumped into some statistics today and found it interesting enough to share:

Not obvious a priori, say?

I picked out some for you:

Country Safety Perception Murder rank Rape rank
Sweden 85% #16
Canada 82%
United States 82%
Denmark 81% #14
Finland 81% #12 #7
Netherlands 81% #25
Japan 78% #45
Austria 78% #28
Switzerland 77% #20
France 77% #27
Belgium 77% #17 #3
United Kingdom 70%
Italy 65% #21
Australia 64% #18
New Zealand 62% #29 #2

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