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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, 26 April 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 26/04
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
52
59
153
170
Passengers
30
25
79
72
Motor Cycle Riders
16
10
50
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
4
2
Pedestrians
6
13
22
33
Pedal Cyclists
2
7
6
10
Other
2
-
2
3
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
8
4
13
12
15-19 yrs
14
9
33
35
20-24 yrs
10
19
39
50
25-39 yrs
24
27
79
71
40-59 yrs
29
29
81
91
60 + yrs
23
25
71
74
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
25
32
April
19
22
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
108 
114 
316 
334  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Wednesday, 26 April 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 26/04
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
17
21
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
95 
103 
286 
294  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Tuesday, 25 April 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
4
5
7
10
10
Auckland
17
11
18
13
16
Waikato
13
23
26
27
21
Bay of Plenty
8
12
13
4
7
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
5
4
5
7
8
Taranaki
1
3
6
5
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
3
11
10
8
11
Wellington
5
1
1
5
2
Nelson / Marlborough
3
2
1
4
5
West Coast
2
2
2
2
1
Canterbury
15
8
14
10
16
Otago
2
3
7
6
9
Southland
1
5
1
7
7
Total
79 
90 
111 
108 
114  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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