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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 Friday, 24 March 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/03
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
42
38
165
159
Passengers
22
20
75
75
Motor Cycle Riders
14
6
52
42
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
4
2
Pedestrians
3
11
25
34
Pedal Cyclists
2
4
6
7
Other
1
-
3
4
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
5
3
11
14
15-19 yrs
12
8
36
36
20-24 yrs
7
14
42
48
25-39 yrs
18
18
80
68
40-59 yrs
26
20
86
85
60 + yrs
16
15
75
71
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
20
19
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
84 
79 
330 
323  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 24 March 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/03
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
20
16
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
73 
71 
299 
284  

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

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
3
4
4
9
8
Auckland
10
5
12
9
13
Waikato
7
15
19
20
10
Bay of Plenty
5
5
5
3
4
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
5
3
5
6
5
Taranaki
1
2
1
4
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
3
8
7
6
10
Wellington
5
1
1
4
1
Nelson / Marlborough
2
2
-
2
4
West Coast
1
2
2
2
-
Canterbury
11
2
9
5
11
Otago
1
3
6
4
5
Southland
1
2
1
7
4
Total
55 
54 
72 
81 
75  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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