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Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 20 October 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 114923548 190
2 North America 102013060 187
3 Asia 74819407 360
4 South America 65410754 366
5 Africa 4088138 230
6 Central America 1732306 54
7 Australasia 1251467 3
8 international waters 742419 0
9 Antarctica 6276 0
10 North Pole 11 0