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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 Thursday, 21 August 2014 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 21/08
2013201420132014
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
77
84
129
133
Passengers
31
34
67
52
Motor Cycle Riders
22
26
47
40
Motor Cycle Pillions
1
1
1
1
Pedestrians
23
26
36
33
Pedal Cyclists
8
7
12
7
Other
4
-
5
-
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
4
8
11
11
15-19 yrs
21
18
33
28
20-24 yrs
19
20
32
36
25-39 yrs
25
41
57
57
40-59 yrs
50
41
89
67
60 + yrs
47
50
75
67
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
19
February
27
22
March
21
26
April
17
32
May
23
35
June
20
16
July
21
18
August
19
10
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
166 
178 
297 
266  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 21 August 2014 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 21/08
2013201420132014
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
18
18
February
26
22
March
19
26
April
17
28
May
18
28
June
20
16
July
21
17
August
18
10
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
157 
165 
276 
247  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 18 August 2014 *

   
Local Government Region20102011201220132014
Northland
17
5
7
10
10
Auckland
34
34
27
34
23
Waikato
42
40
30
22
32
Bay of Plenty
26
9
13
14
17
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
15
10
21
9
13
Taranaki
6
5
9
5
8
Manawatu / Wanganui
25
18
19
10
21
Wellington
7
9
8
10
7
Nelson / Marlborough
20
6
3
8
5
West Coast
2
6
6
3
4
Canterbury
32
20
20
32
20
Otago
12
11
9
7
9
Southland
7
1
5
1
8
Total
245 
174 
177 
165 
177  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport