Insecurity in Mexico contributing to migration of many business enterprises to Mexico City

Posted on September 22, 2011 • Filed under: Conflicts, Crime, Mexico, Organized Crime, Social Issues

According to the World Bank, the violence has become a major obstacle to economic development in Mexico , with Sinaloa, Tamaulipas, Chihuahua and above all, which shows the highest concentration. This is demonstrated by the perception of Mexicans who, according to the National Crime Victimization Survey on Public Safety 2011, increased the feeling of insecurity over 4% in the last year. Data published by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI), indicated also that more than 24% of Mexicans age 18 and over were victims of crime during 2010. Read Article

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