Safe cities index puts Athens in position number 33

Athens is ranked in position number 33 on a global listing of the world's safest cities, ranking ahead of Istanbul but below Rome.

The Safe Cities index 2017, put together Economist Intelligence Unit, ranked Rome in position number 27 and Istanbul in 40th place. Tokyo topped the global list of 60 cities, followed by Singapore and Osaka.

The report is based on 49 indicators covering digital security, health security, infrastructure security and personal security.