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Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 18 April 2017

Breakdown by continent of the number of fatal civil airliner accidents from 1945 until now. Military accidents, corporate jets, hijackings (and other criminal occurrences) are not included.

# continent accidents fatalities ground fat.
1 Europe 115323570 190
2 North America 100913021 187
3 Asia 74519403 360
4 South America 64810739 366
5 Africa 4068127 230
6 Central America 1712298 54
7 Australasia 1251467 3
8 international waters 742419 0
9 Antarctica 6276 0
10 North Pole 11 0