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Road death statistics

Published: 2009

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

Road death statistics

Road fatalities in New Zealand as at Friday, 29 May 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 29/05
2014201520142015
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
57
68
140
140
Passengers
23
35
52
82
Motor Cycle Riders
21
15
41
36
Motor Cycle Pillions
1
1
1
1
Pedestrians
17
12
33
38
Pedal Cyclists
5
2
7
7
Other
-
2
2
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
3
7
7
18
15-19 yrs
12
14
28
32
20-24 yrs
15
22
42
39
25-39 yrs
30
27
53
63
40-59 yrs
26
36
70
78
60 + yrs
38
28
76
75
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
19
23
February
22
32
March
26
27
April
32
31
May
25
22
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
124 
135 
276 
306  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 29 May 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 29/05
2014201520142015
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
23
February
22
26
March
26
25
April
28
28
May
22
17
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
116 
119 
261 
271  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 25 May 2015 *

   
Local Government Region20112012201320142015
Northland
4
7
7
6
9
Auckland
18
16
24
17
21
Waikato
29
16
15
26
27
Bay of Plenty
6
8
8
13
17
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
8
11
6
8
7
Taranaki
3
3
1
6
6
Manawatu / Wanganui
8
11
6
14
15
Wellington
5
6
6
2
2
Nelson / Marlborough
4
2
3
3
1
West Coast
4
3
2
4
3
Canterbury
13
17
18
10
16
Otago
10
8
3
7
8
Southland
-
3
1
6
2
Total
112 
111 
100 
122 
134  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport