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Worst geographical regions
Last updated: 01 March 2021

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 117023712 188
2 North America 107013210 186
3 Asia 76519826 365
4 South America 66410789 361
5 Africa 4238367 237
6 Central America 1772433 53
7 Oceania 1311481 3
8 international waters 802501 0
9 Antarctica 6276 0