Latest survey on safest cities in the world saw a surge in Davao City’s ranking shooting up from ninth to becoming fourth safest in the world.
User-contributed survey website numbeo.com showed Davao City is now at fourth place with safety index of 82.06 or a crime index of 17.94.
This is better than the previous survey result showing safety index of 80.69 or crime index of (100 – safety index) 19.31).
Osaka, Japan (90.42 safety index) held the top spot followed by Singapore (82.70) and Seoul (82.64)
Trailing Davao City are Espoo, Finland with 81.16; Bergen, Norway with 80.98; Heidelberg, Germany with 80.78; and Stuttgart, Germany with 80.53.