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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, 25 May 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 25/05
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
65
73
157
171
Passengers
37
33
76
73
Motor Cycle Riders
18
16
50
48
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
4
2
Pedestrians
9
16
24
33
Pedal Cyclists
2
7
6
10
Other
3
-
3
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
9
6
12
13
15-19 yrs
15
10
32
35
20-24 yrs
15
23
41
49
25-39 yrs
31
38
82
75
40-59 yrs
37
38
80
92
60 + yrs
27
29
73
74
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
25
32
April
27
32
May
18
21
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
134 
145 
320 
339  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 25 May 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 25/05
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
24
31
May
16
17
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
118 
130 
292 
298  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 22 May 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
7
6
9
14
14
Auckland
23
16
20
15
23
Waikato
15
25
27
30
24
Bay of Plenty
8
13
17
9
9
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
6
8
7
7
12
Taranaki
1
6
6
7
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
6
14
15
11
12
Wellington
6
2
2
8
3
Nelson / Marlborough
3
3
1
5
5
West Coast
2
4
2
2
2
Canterbury
16
10
17
11
21
Otago
3
6
7
7
9
Southland
1
6
2
7
9
Total
97 
119 
132 
133 
144  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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