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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Ward 1 1891 1895 1997 2124 2073 9980
Ward 2 4096 4002 4505 4795 5357 22755
Ward 3 3153 3150 3475 3799 4140 17717
Ward 4 2085 2038 2209 2411 2486 11229
Ward 5 2001 1961 2193 2178 2293 10626
Ward 6 1792 1740 1907 1998 2030 9467
Ward 7 2329 2363 2434 2618 2885 12629
Ward 8 2154 2225 2293 2462 2376 11510
Ward 9 1050 1103 1059 1240 1333 5785
Ward 10 907 913 971 977 996 4764
Ward 11 1122 1275 1301 1430 1509 6637
Ward 12 1212 1196 1367 1411 1448 6634
Ward 13 1093 1092 1192 1113 1145 5635
Ward 14 612 582 518 663 626 3001
Ward 15 859 817 859 933 916 4384
N/A 3 0 2 5 2 12
Total
All Wards
26359 26352 28282 30157 31615