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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, 18 August 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 18/08
2016201720162017
Casualty Types:
 
 
 
 
Drivers
104
131
162
190
Passengers
57
49
84
69
Motor Cycle Riders
28
22
48
44
Motor Cycle Pillions
-
-
1
2
Pedestrians
15
28
23
39
Pedal Cyclists
3
10
7
12
Other
3
-
3
2
Casualty Ages:
 
 
 
 
0-14 yrs
10
8
11
14
15-19 yrs
24
20
35
36
20-24 yrs
25
38
43
54
25-39 yrs
44
62
78
86
40-59 yrs
59
58
84
90
60 + yrs
48
53
77
77
unknown
-
1
-
1
Total Killed During:
 
 
 
 
January
34
32
February
30
28
March
25
32
April
27
32
May
23
30
June
31
33
July
17
37
August
23
16
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
210 
240 
328 
358  

Fatal road crashes in New Zealand as at Friday, 18 August 2017 *

 Year from 1 Jan12 months to 18/08
2016201720162017
Total Crashes During:
 
 
 
 
January
31
29
February
22
26
March
25
27
April
24
31
May
21
26
June
24
29
July
13
32
August
17
16
September
-
-
October
-
-
November
-
-
December
-
-
Total
177 
216 
285 
325  

Weekly road deaths update by Local Government Region as at midnight Monday, 14 August 2017 *

Local Government Region20132014201520162017
Northland
10
9
13
22
23
Auckland
32
22
32
24
44
Waikato
21
31
39
49
36
Bay of Plenty
12
17
22
21
12
Gisborne & Hawkes Bay
9
13
8
10
18
Taranaki
5
8
7
10
1
Manawatu / Wanganui
10
20
23
11
23
Wellington
9
6
5
10
9
Nelson / Marlborough
8
5
1
7
11
West Coast
3
4
3
2
4
Canterbury
30
19
30
22
33
Otago
7
8
12
12
14
Southland
1
8
3
8
10
Total
157 
170 
198 
208 
238  


More detailed data from the Ministry of Transport

* Running total

Source: Research & Statistics, Ministry of Transport

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