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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 Thursday, 8 December 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 08/12
2015201620152016
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
140
151
148
168
Passengers
69
70
80
76
Motor Cycle Riders
47
45
50
46
Motor Cycle Pillions
5
2
5
2
Pedestrians
26
23
27
23
Pedal Cyclists
5
5
5
6
Other
2
5
2
5
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
10
13
12
13
15-19 yrs
31
35
32
36
20-24 yrs
40
39
41
47
25-39 yrs
73
61
80
65
40-59 yrs
75
85
80
88
60 + yrs
65
68
72
77
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
34
February
32
30
March
26
25
April
31
27
May
25
23
June
24
31
July
26
17
August
22
31
September
19
25
October
32
23
November
27
31
December
7
4
Total
294 
301 
317 
326  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Thursday, 8 December 2016 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 08/12
2015201620152016
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
23
31
February
26
22
March
24
25
April
28
24
May
20
21
June
22
24
July
26
13
August
22
25
September
15
23
October
31
22
November
25
30
December
7
4
Total
269 
264 
287 
286  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 5 December 2016 *

Local Government Region20122013201420152016
Northland
16
20
13
20
26
Auckland
40
45
34
47
43
Waikato
53
30
44
60
74
Bay of Plenty
23
17
25
28
30
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
29
10
19
15
14
Taranaki
16
7
10
8
12
Manawatu / Wanganui
24
12
34
26
14
Wellington
10
16
12
9
15
Nelson / Marlborough
9
9
7
4
10
West Coast
7
7
7
7
4
Canterbury
31
47
34
43
28
Otago
16
12
18
16
17
Southland
5
1
11
8
13
Total
279 
233 
268 
291 
300  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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