Skip to: Navigation | Content | Footer

Resources & manuals

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 Thursday, 23 October 2014 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 23/10
2013201420132014
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
100
102
127
128
Passengers
39
47
60
57
Motor Cycle Riders
26
29
43
39
Motor Cycle Pillions
1
1
1
1
Pedestrians
24
33
31
39
Pedal Cyclists
8
10
10
10
Other
4
1
4
1
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
4
9
8
12
15-19 yrs
26
24
32
29
20-24 yrs
30
26
36
31
25-39 yrs
31
47
47
57
40-59 yrs
59
54
84
71
60 + yrs
52
63
69
75
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
19
February
27
22
March
21
26
April
17
32
May
23
35
June
20
16
July
21
18
August
28
16
September
13
16
October
14
23
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
202 
223 
276 
275  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 23 October 2014 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 23/10
2013201420132014
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
18
February
26
22
March
19
26
April
17
28
May
18
28
June
20
16
July
21
17
August
26
15
September
12
16
October
14
20
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
191 
206 
256 
254  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 20 October 2014 *

   
Local Government Region20102011201220132014
Northland
20
6
12
15
12
Auckland
41
40
38
43
29
Waikato
50
53
43
27
39
Bay of Plenty
32
13
20
16
20
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
19
11
27
10
15
Taranaki
11
6
10
7
9
Manawatu / Wanganui
30
25
22
10
27
Wellington
7
10
9
14
9
Nelson / Marlborough
22
7
5
8
7
West Coast
4
7
7
5
5
Canterbury
39
25
26
36
27
Otago
14
12
10
10
10
Southland
8
3
5
1
11
Total
297 
218 
234 
202 
220  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport