Last verified: Thursday, 17. October 2019 at 07:24 AM
Travelling Taiwan is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 2 sources for this specific country.
This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.
Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Taiwan.
Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.
Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.
These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination Taiwan from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 1.5 out of 5.0.
This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.
Exercise normal precautions in Taiwan. Read the Safety and Security section on the information page.
This is the recent history of individual changes of travel advices that affected the total asessment of Taiwan. Most recent events first.
The total rating for Taiwan changed from 0.0 to 0.0. Here are the influencing details:
The United States government issued a new warning for Taiwan with a rating of 1.0.
The Finnish government issued a new warning for Taiwan with a rating of 2.0.
The total rating for Taiwan changed from 1.3 to 1.7. Here are the influencing details:
The Maltese government increased their existing warning for Taiwan to 2.0 (of 5.0) from the previous rating of 1.0 (by +1.0).
Taiwan with its capital Taipei is a country in Asia (Eastern Asia), slightly smaller than Maryland and Delaware combined (35,980 km²). The country is located Eastern Asia, islands bordering the East China Sea, Philippine Sea, South China Sea, and Taiwan Strait, north of the Philippines, off the southeastern coast of China. The climate can be described as tropical; marine; rainy season during southwest monsoon (June to August); cloudiness is persistent and extensive all year. The landscape is eastern two-thirds mostly rugged mountains; flat to gently rolling plains in west. With a population of about 22.89 million citizens.
|Population||about 22.89 million|
|Size comparable to||slightly smaller than Maryland and Delaware combined|
|Common languages||Hausa, Nauru, Chinese|
|Currency||Dollar (short: TWD)|
|Common voltage (electricity)||110V - 60Hz|
|Used GSM Frequencies||900/1800/3G|
|International phone prefix||+886|
|Internet Top Level Domain||.tw|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2||TW|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3||TWN|
|Countrycode: ISO Numeric||158|
These are problems Taiwan is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.
These are the main product industries and agricultural products of Taiwan. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.
These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from Taiwan.
Taiwan is currently rated at 1,5 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 2 official sources. Travelling Taiwan is (relatively) safe.
You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Taiwan.
We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 2 individual sources for Taiwan.
Taiwan has a size of 35,980 km² or 13,892 mi² which is slightly smaller than Maryland and Delaware combined.
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