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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, 20 January 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 20/01
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
15
7
165
155
Passengers
5
4
77
76
Motor Cycle Riders
4
1
48
47
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
5
2
Pedestrians
1
5
27
30
Pedal Cyclists
-
2
6
7
Other
-
-
2
5
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
1
1
10
16
15-19 yrs
3
4
35
41
20-24 yrs
1
1
44
41
25-39 yrs
7
3
83
64
40-59 yrs
6
7
81
92
60 + yrs
7
3
77
68
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
25
19
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
25 
19 
330 
322  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 20 January 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 20/01
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
19
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
23 
19 
300 
282  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 16 January 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
1
-
2
2
3
Auckland
2
3
3
1
2
Waikato
1
3
2
6
3
Bay of Plenty
-
1
1
2
1
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
-
1
1
2
1
Taranaki
-
-
-
-
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
1
3
-
1
2
Wellington
1
-
1
-
-
Nelson / Marlborough
1
-
-
2
-
West Coast
-
-
-
-
-
Canterbury
2
-
4
-
2
Otago
-
1
-
2
3
Southland
1
-
-
1
1
Total
10 
12 
14 
19 
18  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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