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

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Table 8: Casualties from primary fires 1990-00 to 2008-09 - Scotland (1)(2)

Fatal Casualties

Non-Fatal Casualties

Year

Number

Rate per million population

Number

Rate per million population

Scotland's Population (3)

1999-00

111

21.9

2366

466.5

5,071,950

2000-01

74

14.6

2245

443.4

5,062,940

2001-02

87

17.2

2026

400.1

5,064,200

2002-03 (2)

80

15.8

1876

371.1

5,054,800

2003-04

89

17.6

1951

385.8

5,057,400

2004-05

85

16.7

1730

340.7

5,078,400

2005-06

60

11.8

1692

332.1

5,094,800

2006-07

46

9.0

1673

327.0

5,116,900

2007-08

72

14.0

1719

334.2

5,144,200

2008-09

64

12.4

1648

318.9

5,168,500

Notes

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

(2) - does not include incidents that occurred during national industrial action in November 2002, January 2003 and February 2003

(3) - GROS: Mid-Year Estimates http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/publications-and-data/population-estimates/mid-year/population-estimates-time-series-data.html