30 Most Dangerous Cities in the World

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The world is a beautiful place, but also a dangerous one. There are some cities across this wonderful planet which aren’t exactly what you would call, safe. In our list of the 30 most dangerous cities in the world, based on homicide rates in 2016, you’ll find mostly Latin American metropolis, with Venezuela and Brazil dominating the list.

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30. Gran Barcelona, Venezuela: A major city on the Venezuelan coast with over 846,000 inhabitants, Barcelona has a murder rate of 46.86 per 100,000 people, including 397 homicides in 2016. It’s one of 7 Venezuelans municipalities on the list.

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29. João Pessoa, Brazil: The capital of the state of Paraíba in Brazil had 530 homicides in 2016 and a murder rate of 47.57 per 100,000 people. It has a population of 1.1 million, and surprisingly, is considered the second greenest city in the world, after Paris in France.