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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 June 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/06
2015201620152016
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
78
81
140
160
Passengers
41
41
80
75
Motor Cycle Riders
17
22
37
53
Motor Cycle Pillions
3
-
3
2
Pedestrians
14
11
36
23
Pedal Cyclists
2
4
7
8
Other
2
2
2
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
8
10
15
12
15-19 yrs
16
18
34
34
20-24 yrs
27
15
42
36
25-39 yrs
31
33
64
79
40-59 yrs
40
50
76
88
60 + yrs
35
35
74
74
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
33
February
32
31
March
26
25
April
31
27
May
25
24
June
20
21
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
157 
161 
305 
323  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 24 June 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 24/06
2015201620152016
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
30
February
26
23
March
24
25
April
28
24
May
20
22
June
19
17
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
140 
141 
273 
292  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 20 June 2016 *

Local Government Region20122013201420152016
Northland
7
9
8
11
18
Auckland
20
27
20
24
20
Waikato
21
18
28
28
36
Bay of Plenty
8
8
16
20
11
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
17
6
9
7
8
Taranaki
6
3
7
7
7
Manawatu / Wanganui
12
7
16
17
11
Wellington
6
7
4
3
10
Nelson / Marlborough
2
3
3
1
6
West Coast
4
2
4
3
2
Canterbury
18
21
14
21
17
Otago
8
3
8
8
8
Southland
3
1
6
2
7
Total
132 
115 
143 
152 
161  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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