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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, 27 July 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 27/07
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
93
112
159
182
Passengers
49
45
81
73
Motor Cycle Riders
26
20
49
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
1
2
Pedestrians
11
28
22
43
Pedal Cyclists
3
9
7
11
Other
3
-
3
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
10
7
11
13
15-19 yrs
22
16
36
34
20-24 yrs
21
33
40
53
25-39 yrs
38
56
77
86
40-59 yrs
56
53
88
88
60 + yrs
38
48
70
82
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
15
27
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
185 
214 
322 
357  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 27 July 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 27/07
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
24
31
May
21
26
June
24
29
July
12
24
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
159 
192 
286 
319  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 24 July 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
9
9
13
19
22
Auckland
29
21
30
22
37
Waikato
20
30
34
48
35
Bay of Plenty
9
17
20
13
11
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
9
12
7
10
17
Taranaki
5
7
7
7
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
10
19
21
11
17
Wellington
9
6
5
10
8
Nelson / Marlborough
5
4
1
6
8
West Coast
2
4
3
2
3
Canterbury
29
18
28
20
31
Otago
5
8
9
9
13
Southland
1
7
2
8
9
Total
142 
162 
180 
185 
212  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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