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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 Thursday, 26 May 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 26/05
2015201620152016
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
65
69
136
161
Passengers
36
37
84
76
Motor Cycle Riders
16
18
37
50
Motor Cycle Pillions
1
-
1
4
Pedestrians
11
9
38
24
Pedal Cyclists
2
3
7
7
Other
2
2
2
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
7
9
18
12
15-19 yrs
15
15
34
32
20-24 yrs
22
15
39
41
25-39 yrs
26
31
63
82
40-59 yrs
35
38
77
81
60 + yrs
28
29
74
75
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
33
February
32
31
March
26
26
April
31
27
May
21
21
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
133 
138 
305 
324  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 26 May 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 26/05
2015201620152016
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
30
February
26
23
March
24
26
April
28
24
May
16
19
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
117 
122 
270 
296  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 23 May 2016 *

Local Government Region20122013201420152016
Northland
6
7
6
9
14
Auckland
16
24
16
20
15
Waikato
16
15
25
27
32
Bay of Plenty
8
8
13
17
9
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
11
6
8
7
7
Taranaki
3
1
6
6
7
Manawatu / Wanganui
11
6
14
15
11
Wellington
6
6
2
2
8
Nelson / Marlborough
2
3
3
1
5
West Coast
3
2
4
2
3
Canterbury
16
16
10
17
11
Otago
8
3
6
7
6
Southland
3
1
6
2
7
Total
109 
98 
119 
132 
135  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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