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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 Friday, 24 November 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/11
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
142
171
164
191
Passengers
69
73
79
81
Motor Cycle Riders
44
38
50
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
2
-
2
-
Pedestrians
22
34
23
38
Pedal Cyclists
5
16
7
16
Other
5
-
5
-
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
13
11
13
14
15-19 yrs
32
24
35
32
20-24 yrs
39
44
48
46
25-39 yrs
60
88
69
95
40-59 yrs
82
84
87
93
60 + yrs
63
80
78
89
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
25
32
April
27
32
May
23
31
June
31
32
July
17
37
August
30
30
September
24
28
October
23
32
November
25
18
December
-
-
Total
289 
332 
330 
370  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 24 November 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/11
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
24
31
May
21
27
June
24
28
July
13
32
August
24
30
September
22
28
October
22
25
November
24
15
December
-
-
Total
252 
298 
290 
331  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 20 November 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
18
12
17
25
33
Auckland
45
34
46
40
57
Waikato
29
42
58
70
56
Bay of Plenty
17
24
26
28
20
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
10
19
15
13
24
Taranaki
7
10
8
11
4
Manawatu / Wanganui
11
32
26
14
31
Wellington
16
12
8
15
12
Nelson / Marlborough
8
7
2
10
14
West Coast
5
6
7
3
6
Canterbury
41
29
41
27
48
Otago
12
17
15
16
14
Southland
1
11
8
13
13
Total
220 
255 
277 
285 
332  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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