~ SharkFriends Shark Attack Chart ~

The chart below represents the total confirmed shark attacks worldwide on file from the International Shark Attack Files from 1580-1999. Only 1,953 confirmed shark attacks were documented in 419 years.


World Map
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  Hawaii 95 23 1994  Bermuda 6 2 1980  Africa 260 65 1999
  Pacific/Oceania Islands 250 77 1999  Antilles & Bahamas 71 15 1968  Asia 115 59 1997
  USA 624 45 1998  South America 84 22 1998  Australia 305 143 1999
  Middle America 61 33 1997  Europe 35 18 1984  New Zealand 47 9 1968
                           

Just the facts...

Sharks kill 5 people a year
Elephants and Tigers: 100
Executions: 2400
Illegal Drugs: 22,000
Road (Vehicle) Accidents: 1,200,000
Starvation: 8,000,000

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