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Fire Statistics Scotland, 2003

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FIRE STATISTICS SCOTLAND, 2003

Fire False Alarms, Scotland, 1994-2003

Table 13
Number (Thousands)

Year

Total

Malicious

Due to Apparatus 1

Good Intent 1

1992

52.8

22.5

9.4

20.9

1993

52.2

19.5

9.5

23.2

1994

51.6

14.1

10.1

27.3

1995

50.1

9.7

12.2

28.3

1996

49.5

9.3

22.8

17.4

1997

48.7

8.2

24.8

15.6

1998

48.0

7.5

26.8

13.7

1999

51.1

8.0

29.6

13.5

2000

51.8

8.1

29.8

13.9

2001

53.8

8.1

30.9

14.8

2002 2

54.1

7.8

31.3

15.0

2003 3

52.9

6.9

30.3

15.6

1 The marked changes between 1995 and 1996 are partly the result of coding changes.
2 Includes estimates for incidents occuring during ten days of national industrial action in November 2002.
3 Includes estimates forå incidents occuring during industrial action in January and February 2003