Editors' Choice

25 Most Dangerous Cities In the World For Women

Diana Rolland / December 22, 2016

When news broke a couple of months ago that four women had been killed after being raped in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, in a space of just one month, it shockingly highlighted how treacherous some parts of the world could be for the female population. Even though women are becoming more independent and stronger every day, such devilish calamities are a clear indication that society as a whole has not completely erased the perception that women are more susceptible and easier targets for attacks.

 

For that reason, we’ve compiled some of the most dangerous cities for women around the world. The list is based on gender-based violence such as, rape, female genital mutilation (FGM), and much more. So for you ladies out there, perhaps should consider crossing these cities off your bucket list.

 

#25. Saginaw, United States

 

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Located in mid-Michigan, Saginaw has gained the world’s attention as being one of the most dangerous cities for women. While gang-related violence is common in the city, sexual violence and rape against women has reached shockingly new heights. It has gone to the extent that a worldwide flash mob dance had to be organized earlier this year to raise awareness.