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International Shark Attack File

1848-2013 Map of Oceania/Pacific Ocean Islands Confirmed Unprovoked Shark Attacks (N=126)



map

Territory Total
Attacks
Fatal
Attacks
Last
Fatality
Papua New Guinea 48 24 2000
Fiji Is. 22 7 2003
Solomon Is. 11 4 1959
Marshall Is. 8 0  
Kiribati 8 0  
New Caledonia 8 5 2011
American Samoa 4 4 1972
FSM 4 0  
Tonga Is. 4 1 2006
French Polynesia 3 1 "unknown year"
Vanuatu 2 2 2005
Wake Is. 2 0  
Guam Island 1 0
Unspecified 1 1 1912
OCEANIA
& PACIFIC ISLANDS
126 49 2011


red 20 and above


blue 6 - 19



green 1 - 5



none 0

Last updated: February 19, 2014

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