Road toll statistics

2017 Statistics

Road Toll - as at 3 October 2017


Total Male Female Under 25 Over 25 AboriginalNon AboriginalUrban * Rural
Driver 1010 0 5501019
Passenger 523052305
Motorcyclist 22 0 11 0 202
Motorcycle pillion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bicyclist 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pedestrian 651244224
Total 201723194815617320
This time 2016322575271517824

* Fatalities in Darwin, Palmerston and Alice Springs are recorded as Urban. Other regional areas (Katherine etc.) are recorded as rural.

5 Year Statistics (2012-2016)

Month 2012 2013 2014 2015 201620175 year average
January 3 2 3 1 332.4
February 2 1 3 3332.4
March 1 0 3 4322.2
April 4 5 2 243 3.4
May 3 4 7 5414.6
June 6 4 3 8 154.4
July 6 3 3 4534.2
August 9 5 4 7606.2
September 3 4 2 3022.4
October 3 5 5 471 4.8
November 4 2 2 15-2.8
December 5 2 2 74- 4
TOTAL 49 37 39 49452343.8

Last updated: 9 October 2017.

2016 road injury statistical summary and 10-year trends

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Last updated: 09 October 2017