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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 Wednesday, 22 February 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/02
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
25
24
160
162
Passengers
10
13
69
80
Motor Cycle Riders
9
2
49
43
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
4
2
Pedestrians
1
6
24
31
Pedal Cyclists
2
2
8
5
Other
1
-
3
4
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
3
2
9
15
15-19 yrs
8
7
37
39
20-24 yrs
5
5
44
41
25-39 yrs
8
11
73
71
40-59 yrs
15
13
83
89
60 + yrs
9
8
71
71
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
31
February
14
16
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
48 
47 
317 
327  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Wednesday, 22 February 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 22/02
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
28
February
12
15
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
43 
43 
290 
286  

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

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
2
3
4
5
4
Auckland
9
4
8
6
9
Waikato
3
6
12
10
10
Bay of Plenty
3
4
3
2
2
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
3
2
3
5
3
Taranaki
1
2
1
1
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
2
5
5
5
7
Wellington
3
1
1
3
-
Nelson / Marlborough
2
1
-
2
1
West Coast
1
2
-
1
-
Canterbury
7
-
7
2
4
Otago
1
3
4
2
3
Southland
1
1
1
2
4
Total
38 
34 
49 
46 
47  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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