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 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Q2 Total
Ward 1 1895 1997 2124 2073 1066 9155
Ward 2 4002 4505 4795 5357 2813 21427
Ward 3 3150 3475 3799 4140 2141 16705
Ward 4 2038 2209 2411 2486 1263 10407
Ward 5 1961 2193 2178 2293 1191 9816
Ward 6 1740 1907 1998 2030 970 8645
Ward 7 2363 2434 2618 2885 1424 11724
Ward 8 2225 2293 2462 2376 1287 10643
Ward 9 1103 1059 1240 1333 702 5437
Ward 10 913 971 977 996 524 4381
Ward 11 1275 1301 1430 1509 762 6277
Ward 12 1196 1367 1411 1448 711 6133
Ward 13 1092 1192 1113 1145 572 5114
Ward 14 582 518 663 626 345 2734
Ward 15 817 859 933 916 462 3987
N/A 0 2 5 2 4 13
Total
All Wards
26352 28282 30157 31615 16237