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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 Friday, 17 April 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 17/04
2014201520142015
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
39
47
134
137
Passengers
10
26
46
86
Motor Cycle Riders
17
13
39
38
Motor Cycle Pillions
1
1
1
1
Pedestrians
7
5
27
41
Pedal Cyclists
5
2
8
7
Other
-
2
3
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
1
5
5
18
15-19 yrs
6
9
26
33
20-24 yrs
11
17
42
38
25-39 yrs
22
20
46
64
40-59 yrs
16
25
69
77
60 + yrs
23
20
70
82
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
19
23
February
22
32
March
26
27
April
12
14
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
79 
96 
258 
312  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 17 April 2015 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 17/04
2014201520142015
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
23
February
22
26
March
26
25
April
12
13
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
78 
87 
245 
277  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 13 April 2015 *

   
Local Government Region20112012201320142015
Northland
3
5
4
5
7
Auckland
16
15
15
9
17
Waikato
20
12
11
23
21
Bay of Plenty
4
8
7
10
9
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
6
9
5
3
5
Taranaki
2
2
1
3
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
6
9
3
11
10
Wellington
3
5
5
1
1
Nelson / Marlborough
2
2
3
2
1
West Coast
4
-
2
2
2
Canterbury
5
8
14
5
12
Otago
8
7
1
3
7
Southland
-
3
1
2
1
Total
79 
85 
72 
79 
94  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport