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Road death statistics

New Zealand road death toll statistics covering road fatalities and fatal crashes, updated daily.

Road death statistics

Road fatalities in New Zealand as at Tuesday, 22 August 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/08
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
104
132
161
191
Passengers
58
51
85
70
Motor Cycle Riders
28
22
48
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
1
2
Pedestrians
16
28
24
38
Pedal Cyclists
3
10
7
12
Other
3
-
3
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
10
8
11
14
15-19 yrs
24
20
35
36
20-24 yrs
25
38
43
54
25-39 yrs
44
63
78
87
40-59 yrs
60
59
85
90
60 + yrs
49
54
77
77
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
25
32
April
27
32
May
23
30
June
31
33
July
17
37
August
25
19
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
212 
243 
329 
359  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Tuesday, 22 August 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/08
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
24
31
May
21
26
June
24
29
July
13
32
August
19
19
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
179 
219 
286 
326  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 21 August 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
10
10
13
22
23
Auckland
35
23
35
25
44
Waikato
23
31
39
49
39
Bay of Plenty
14
17
22
22
13
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
9
13
8
10
19
Taranaki
5
8
7
10
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
10
21
23
11
23
Wellington
10
7
5
10
9
Nelson / Marlborough
8
5
1
7
11
West Coast
3
4
3
2
4
Canterbury
32
19
30
23
33
Otago
7
9
13
12
14
Southland
1
8
3
9
10
Total
167 
175 
202 
212 
243  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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