Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 12 April 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 106223376 191
2 North America 104013591 187
3 Asia 73419039 326
4 South America 64910891 368
5 Africa 4128064 234
6 Central America 1742332 78
7 Australasia 1351532 3
8 international waters 832756 0
9 international waters 5273 0
10 North and South Poles 11 0