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A significant share of local roads in rural New Zealand remain unsealed. The Southland District has the longest length of unsealed local roads (3004 km), while the Clutha District has the second longest length of unsealed local roads (2056 km).



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Core dashboard information


Length of sealed and unsealed local roads by territorial local authority (km)

Nature of data

Primary source NZ Transport Agency
Custodian of data NZ Transport Agency
URL http://www.nzta.govt.nz/assets/userfiles/transport-data/PSRoads.xls
Frequency Annually from 2004/05
Disaggregation By sealed / unsealed and TLA
Quality of the data


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