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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, 22 February 2018 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/02
2017201820172018
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
25
27
162
196
Passengers
14
11
81
79
Motor Cycle Riders
3
13
44
54
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
2
2
3
Pedestrians
7
3
32
36
Pedal Cyclists
3
1
6
16
Other
-
1
4
1
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
2
1
15
12
15-19 yrs
7
7
39
28
20-24 yrs
5
8
41
54
25-39 yrs
13
13
72
103
40-59 yrs
15
14
91
91
60 + yrs
9
15
72
97
unknown
1
-
1
-
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
32
36
February
20
22
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
52 
58 
331 
385  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 22 February 2018 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/02
2017201820172018
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
29
35
February
19
19
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
48 
54 
290 
349  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Wednesday, 21 February 2018 *

Local Government Region20142015201620172018
Northland
4
4
6
5
9
Auckland
4
8
7
9
7
Waikato
6
12
10
10
11
Bay of Plenty
4
3
2
3
4
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
2
3
5
3
3
Taranaki
2
1
1
-
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
5
5
5
7
6
Wellington
1
1
3
-
1
Nelson / Marlborough
1
-
2
1
-
West Coast
2
-
1
-
1
Canterbury
-
7
2
7
12
Otago
3
5
2
3
4
Southland
1
1
2
4
-
Total
35 
50 
48 
52 
58  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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