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

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Table 8: Casualties from primary fires 2000-01 to 2009-10 - Scotland

Fatal Casualties

Non-Fatal Casualties (2)

Year

Number

Rate per million population

Number

Rate per million population

Scotland's Population (3)

2000-01

74

14.6

2,245

443.4

5,062,940

2001-02

87

17.2

2,026

400.1

5,064,200

2002-03 (1)

80

15.8

1,876

371.1

5,054,800

2003-04

89

17.6

1,951

385.8

5,057,400

2004-05

85

16.7

1,730

340.7

5,078,400

2005-06

60

11.8

1,692

332.1

5,094,800

2006-07

46

9.0

1,673

327.0

5,116,900

2007-08

72

14.0

1,719

334.2

5,144,200

2008-09

64

12.4

1,648

318.9

5,168,500

2009-10 r

60

11.6

1,209

232.8

5,194,000

Notes

r - revised

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

(2) - there has been a change in the recording of non-fatal casualties and 2009-10 and beyond can no longer be compared to previous years - see section 3 for details

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