All Incidents by Ward

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Importance


Provides residents/businesses an overview of the number of incidents Hamilton fire fighters are responding to in their wards.

Story behind the numbers


In 2017, Stations 1, 6 and 4 were the three busiest station response areas, accounting for 32% of all incidents responded to. In 2017, 85.6% of all incidents were located in a full time staffed station response area, 6.5% of incidents were located in a volunteer station response area and approximately 6.5% of all incidents were located in a composite station response area (full time and volunteer).

Performance improvements


This data will help to identify opportunities for focusing fire safety education in neighbourhoods. The Hamilton Fire Department will continue to link and build community partnerships to share their fire safety messaging.

Source: Hamilton Fire Department, extracted February, 2018

Number of incidents by Ward

Year to date (reported quarterly) and previous 4 years

Year Ward 1 Ward 2 Ward 3 Ward 4 Ward 5 Ward 6 Ward 7 Ward 8 Ward 9 Ward 10 Ward 11 Ward 12 Ward 13 Ward 14 Ward 15 N/A Total
2013 1897 4096 3153 2085 2001 1792 2329 2154 1050 907 1122 1212 1093 612 859 3 26359
2014 1895 4002 3150 2038 1961 1740 2363 2225 1103 913 1275 1196 1092 582 817 0 26352
2015 1997 4505 3475 2209 2193 1907 2434 2293 1059 971 1301 1367 1192 518 859 2 28282
2016 2124 4795 3799 2411 2178 1998 2618 2462 1240 977 1430 1411 1113 663 933 5 30157
2017  2073 5357 4140 2486 2293 2030 2885 2376 1333 996 1509 1448 1145 626 916 4 31617
Total 9986 22755 17717 11229 10626 9467 12629 11510 5787 4764 6637 6634 5635 3001 4384 14