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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 Wednesday, 28 January 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 28/01
2014201520142015
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
8
9
128
131
Passengers
3
3
51
70
Motor Cycle Riders
5
6
37
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
1
1
2
Pedestrians
-
-
27
43
Pedal Cyclists
3
-
10
7
Other
-
-
3
1
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
-
2
7
16
15-19 yrs
2
1
32
29
20-24 yrs
4
5
38
33
25-39 yrs
6
4
44
64
40-59 yrs
5
3
73
68
60 + yrs
2
4
63
88
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
19
19
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
19 
19 
257 
298  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Wednesday, 28 January 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 28/01
2014201520142015
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
19
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
18 
19 
241 
272  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 26 January 2015 *

   
Local Government Region20112012201320142015
Northland
-
1
1
1
2
Auckland
2
5
3
3
2
Waikato
10
6
1
4
4
Bay of Plenty
3
2
-
1
2
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
2
6
2
1
1
Taranaki
2
1
-
-
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
2
3
1
5
1
Wellington
2
1
1
-
1
Nelson / Marlborough
1
-
1
-
-
West Coast
-
-
1
2
-
Canterbury
1
3
3
-
4
Otago
1
3
-
1
-
Southland
-
1
1
-
-
Total
26 
32 
15 
18 
17  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport