Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 19 December 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 106423370 191
2 North America 104713601 188
3 Asia 73719142 325
4 South America 65910929 368
5 Africa 4198216 234
6 Central America 1812354 78
7 Australasia 1361536 3
8 international waters 842734 0
9 international waters 5273 0
10 North and South Poles 11 0