Lives lost on NT roads

Lives lost on NT roads 2013-2017 monthly breakdown - as at 30 November 2018

Month2013 2014 2015 2016201720185 year average
January 2 3 1 3 3 3 2.4
February 1 3 3 3 3 3 2.6
March 0 3 4 3 2 9 2.4
April 5 2 2 4 3 3 3.2
May 4 7 5 4 1 4 4.2
June 4 3 8 1 5 6 4.2
July 3 3 4 5 3 3 3.6
August 5 4 7 6 0 3 4.4
September 4 2 3 0 2 2 2.2
October 5 5 4 7 4 8 5
November 2 2 1 5 1 3 2.2
December 2 2 7 4 4   3.8
TOTAL 37 39 49 45314740.2

Data on this page is updated on advice from NT Police. Additional information may also be found on the Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services website.

Lives lost on NT roads 2007-2016

 2007200820092010201120122013201420152016Total  Rolling Average2017
Driver 24 24 16 25 17 19 11 10 14 19 179   17.9 11
Passenger 18 24 7 13 18 15 9 14 18 16 152   15.2 8
Motorcycle 3 10 1 5 2 4 6 6 6 4 47   4.7 3
Pedestrian 11 17 7 7 8 10 9 8 11 6 94   9.4 9
Bicycle 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 4   0.4 0
Other Road User 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0 0
Total56 75 31 50 45 49 37 39 49 45 476   47.6 31
 
Alcohol 22 25 21 25 18 26 8 19 20 7 191   19.1 0
Speed Related 14 18 5 13 11 16 8 11 15 7 118   11.8 11
Fatigue Related 2 3 4 3 1 2 4 4 2 7 32   3.2 1
Seatbelt Not Worn 22 25 10 13 16 6 6 10 12 13 133   13.3 9
 
Male 41 51 24 38 33 31 23 30 35 34 340   34.0 24
Female 15 24 7 12 12 18 14 9 14 11 136   13.6 7
Gender Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0 0
Age Under 25 18 25 9 17 18 7 9 8 10 9 130   13.0 9
Age Over 25 38 50 22 33 27 42 28 31 39 36 346   34.6 22
Age Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0 0
Aboriginal 30 35 16 24 24 25 14 24 22 23 237   23.7 11
Non Aboriginal 26 40 15 26 21 24 23 15 27 22 239   23.9 20
Aboriginal Status Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0 0
Rural 47 46 25 39 30 35 27 26 29 34 338   33.8 27
Urban 9 29 6 11 15 14 10 13 20 11 138   13.8 4
Unknown Area 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0 0
Visitor 9 8 3 11 9 10 4 6 9 6 75   7.5 1

10 year NT serious injury statistics

 2007200820092010201120122013201420152016Total  Rolling average
Driver 249 294 275 239 251 265 250 262 240 248 2,573   257.3
Passenger 166 205 111 152 123 136 173 132 143 154 1,495   149.5
Motorcycle 72 73 64 59 66 77 71 81 88 68 719   71.9
Pedestrian 47 43 44 44 45 45 47 38 46 40 439   43.9
Bicycle 28 23 24 18 14 14 22 18 12 13 186   18.6
Other Road User 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2   0.2
Total562 638 518 512 500 537 563 531 530 523 5,414   541.4
 
Alcohol 75 105 149 131 111 139 117 117 104 68 1,116   111.6
Speed Related 81 79 83 106 93 107 97 85 88 84 903   90.3
Fatigue Related 39 26 28 34 19 34 45 55 35 51 366   36.6
Seatbelt Not Worn 61 69 46 35 40 40 48 28 31 29 427   42.7
 
Male 377 401 325 323 320 331 345 355 339 335 3,451   345.1
Female 185 237 193 189 180 206 217 176 191 188 1,962   196.2
Gender Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1   0.1
Age Under 25 197 249 164 197 163 200 202 182 163 155 1,872   187.2
Age Over 25 350 378 354 312 336 337 359 347 367 363 3,503   350.3
Age Unknown 15 11 0 3 1 0 2 2 0 5 39   3.9
Aboriginal 162 171 115 147 123 150 171 144 168 174 1,525   152.5
Non Aboriginal 394 444 380 341 363 360 368 353 333 318 3,654   365.4
Aboriginal Status Unknown 6 23 23 24 14 27 24 34 29 31 235   23.5
Rural 307 329 280 283 223 275 291 270 288 272 2,818   281.8
Urban 255 309 238 229 277 262 272 261 242 251 2,596   259.6
Unknown Area 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.0
Visitor 84 94 86 85 89 101 83 99 89 91 901   90.1

2017 road injury statistical summary and 10 year trends

Download the 2017 crash summary and 10 year trends (118.5 kb).

Source: Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics - Vehicle Accident Database.

Please email roadsafety@nt.gov.au for any inquires in relation to crash statistics.