The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in New Orleans, LA. These figures on reported criminal activity in New Orleans, LA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in New Orleans, LA is 24% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Louisiana, and when compared with the national average, is 69% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, New Orleans, LA has 76% higher than violent crime rate than Louisiana average, while remaining 155% higher than the national average. In property crime, New Orleans, LA is 16% higher than the average of Louisiana and is 56% higher than the national average.