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Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 18 August 2019

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 116123754 188
2 North America 104713148 187
3 Asia 76019663 364
4 South America 65810777 363
5 Africa 4178324 231
6 Central America 1762431 53
7 Oceania 1301478 3
8 international waters 802504 0
9 Antarctica 6276 0