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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, 19 January 2018 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 19/01
2017201820172018
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
8
9
155
195
Passengers
4
4
76
82
Motor Cycle Riders
1
4
47
47
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
1
2
2
Pedestrians
5
-
30
35
Pedal Cyclists
2
1
7
17
Other
-
-
5
-
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
1
-
16
12
15-19 yrs
5
2
42
25
20-24 yrs
1
3
41
53
25-39 yrs
3
4
63
104
40-59 yrs
7
6
92
91
60 + yrs
3
4
68
92
unknown
-
-
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
20
19
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
20 
19 
322 
378  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 19 January 2018 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 19/01
2017201820172018
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
19
18
February
-
-
March
-
-
April
-
-
May
-
-
June
-
-
July
-
-
August
-
-
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
19 
18 
281 
342  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 15 January 2018 *

Local Government Region20142015201620172018
Northland
-
2
1
3
-
Auckland
3
3
1
2
3
Waikato
3
2
6
4
2
Bay of Plenty
1
1
2
1
2
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
1
1
2
1
1
Taranaki
-
-
-
-
-
Manawatu / Wanganui
3
-
1
3
1
Wellington
-
1
-
-
1
Nelson / Marlborough
-
-
2
-
-
West Coast
-
-
-
-
-
Canterbury
-
4
-
2
4
Otago
1
-
2
2
-
Southland
-
-
1
1
-
Total
12 
14 
18 
19 
14  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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