There have been a total of 6 shark attacks in KIRIBATI. Out of those, 4 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 66.67%. 4 attacks came out of the blue while 2 have been provoked by humans.
|12-12-2013||Attempting to remove fishing net from submerged object||Severe injury to arm||NO||35yo male|
|Nikumaroro Island||Sea Disaster, wreck of the SS Norwich City||11 of her crew perished, most, possibly all, deaths were due to drowning||YES|
|Canton Island||31-12-1955||Diving||No injury||NO||Dusty Rhodes|
|Flint Island||13-09-1891||Sea Disaster, canoes capsized in storm||FATAL. Of 38 people in the water, 8 were killed by sharks & 1 man's leg was severed||YES|
|Beru||14-06-1874||Escaping from blackbirding vessel||FATAL||YES||male|