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Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 26 February 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 115323572 190
2 North America 99812992 187
3 Asia 74419400 361
4 South America 64710737 366
5 Africa 4058121 234
6 Central America 1712298 54
7 Australasia 1251467 3
8 international waters 742419 0
9 Antarctica 6276 0
10 North Pole 11 0