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Statistical Bulletin: Crime and Justice Series: Fire Statistics Scotland, 2008-09 Final (2009-10 Provisional)

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Table 3b: Casualties from accidental dwelling fires 2008-09 final - Fire and Rescue Service (1)(2)

Rate
Accidental Dwelling Fires
Fatal CasualtiesNon-Fatal Casualties (3)

FRS

Accidental Dwelling Fires

Number

(per 1,000 fires)

Number

(per 1,000 fires)

Central

239

5

20.9

75

313.8

Dumfries & Galloway

127

2

15.7

28

220.5

Fife

275

4

14.5

74

269.1

Grampian

585

2

3.4

122

208.5

Highlands & Islands

151

8

52.6

55

364.2

Lothian & Borders

1,007

5

5.0

236

234.4

Strathclyde

2,514

21

8.4

521

207.2

Tayside

499

2

4.0

77

154.3

Scotland

5,397

49

9.1

1,188

220.1

Notes

(p) - provisional

(1) - including late call, heat and smoke damage only incidents

(2) - figures for primary accidental dwelling fires are based on sample data weighted to Fire and Rescue Service level

(3) - changes in recording of this information, see paragraph 5.3.3