We are testing a new beta website for gov.scot go to new site

Statistical Bulletin Crime and Justice Series: Fire Statistics Scotland, 2009-10, (2010-11 Provisional)

Listen

Table 6: Primary fires by location of buildings 2000-01 to 2009-10 - Scotland (1)

Other Buildings (4)

Number

Year

Dwellings (3)

Other Residential

Private garages, sheds, etc

Permanent Agricultural

Industrial

Warehouses and bulk storage

Offices and call centres

Public admin, security and safety

Entertainment, Sport and Culture

Food and Drink

Retail

Education

Hospitals and medical care

Others

Total primary fires in buildings

2000-01

9,257

*

586

156

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

179

*

*

13,092

2001-02

8,895

*

758

139

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

177

*

*

12,788

2002-03 (2)

7,875

*

650

180

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

183

*

*

11,544

2003-04

8,131

*

659

127

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

215

*

*

11,576

2004-05

7,048

*

472

92

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

257

*

*

10,182

2005-06

7,061

*

586

120

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

226

*

*

10,319

2006-07

6,963

*

559

101

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

223

*

*

9,850

2007-08

6,666

*

554

94

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

205

*

*

9,588

2008-09

6,705

*

443

87

*

*

*

*

*

*

*

231

*

*

9,335

2009-10 r

6,560

612

416

88

301

64

145

87

176

201

328

219

160

208

9,565

Notes

r - revised

(1) - with the exception of 2009-10 and 2010-11, figures for primary fires are based on sample data weighted to Fire and Rescue Service level

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

(3) - includes caravans and houseboats used solely as a permanent dwelling

(4) - there has been a change in the recording of other buildings - see paragraph 6.3.4 i for details