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

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Table 7: Outdoor fires by location 2000-01 - 2009-10 - Scotland (1)

Primary Outdoor Fires

Others (3)

Road Vehicles

Number

Year

Outdoor structures

Outdoor equipment and machinery

Grassland and crops

Woodland

Other transport vehicle

Other outdoors (including land)

Car

Abandoned Car

Other Road Vehicle

Abandoned Other Road Vehicle

Road Vehicle (subtotal)

Primary Outdoor Fire Total

2000-01

*

*

*

*

36

*

*

*

*

*

5,983

6,878

2001-02

*

*

*

*

69

*

*

*

*

*

5,651

6,911

2002-03 (2)

*

*

*

*

72

*

*

*

*

*

5,401

6,663

2003-04

*

*

*

*

34

*

*

*

*

*

4,921

6,112

2004-05

*

*

*

*

28

*

*

*

*

*

4,002

4,968

2005-06

*

*

*

*

44

*

*

*

*

*

3,868

4,806

2006-07

*

*

*

*

37

*

*

*

*

*

3,856

4,907

2007-08

*

*

*

*

37

*

*

*

*

*

3,064

4,030

2008-09

*

*

*

*

33

*

*

*

*

*

2,931

3,839

2009-10 r

718

208

143

336

28

14

1,586

403

843

159

2,991

4,438

Secondary Outdoor Fires (4)

Refuse

Number

Year

Derelict buildings

Grasslands

Intentional straw or stubble

Outdoor structure

Derelict vehicle

Other Outdoors (including land)

Refuse - small/ rubbish container (eg wheelie bin)

Refuse - large/ rubbish container (eg skip)

Refuse - loose/ rubbish tip

Refuse subtotal

Secondary Outdoor Fires Total

2000-01

1,575

*

233

*

1,074

*

*

*

*

*

32,615

2001-02

1,690

*

101

*

1,253

*

*

*

*

*

35,459

2002-03 (2)

1,756

*

106

*

1,316

*

*

*

*

*

34,723

2003-04

1,868

*

130

*

1,069

*

*

*

*

*

42,181

2004-05

1,241

*

74

*

678

*

*

*

*

*

27,547

2005-06

1,184

*

403

*

539

*

*

*

*

*

31,554

2006-07

1,002

*

639

*

828

*

*

*

*

*

32,397

2007-08

942

*

1,499

*

291

*

*

*

*

*

30,385

2008-09

932

*

67

*

218

*

*

*

*

*

25,651

2009-10 r

703

6,969

198

377

180

2,734

4,398

870

6,549

11,817

22,978

Notes

r - revised

(1) - with the exception of 2009-10, 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) - there has been a change in the recording of other primary fires - see paragraph 6.3.4 ii for details

(4) - there has been a change in the recording of secondary fires - see paragraph 6.3.4 iii for details