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1876-2013 World's Confirmed Unprovoked Attacks by White Sharks (N=280)


White Shark World Map
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
  West USA 101 9 2012  New Zealand 11 4 2013  Hawaii, USA 1 0  
  Australia 64 31 2012  East USA 7 4 1957  Mexico 1 1 1973
  South Africa 59 13 2012  South America 3 0    Caribbean Is. 1 0  
  Mediterranean 26 13 1971  Japan 2 2 2000  South Korea 1 0  
           Russia 1 0    Open Ocean 2 0  
                    Total for the World 280 77 2013
                
                           


red 100 and above


orange 50 - 99



blue 11 - 49



green 1 - 10



none 0

Last updated: July 8, 2014

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