Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 23 July 2014

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 106423661 191
2 North America 104113583 185
3 Asia 73719105 325
4 South America 65410922 368
5 Africa 4138078 234
6 Central America 1782341 78
7 Australasia 1351532 3
8 international waters 832732 0
9 international waters 5273 0
10 North and South Poles 11 0