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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Primary and secondary grassland, woodland and crop fires by month and financial year
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Click here to sortPrimary firesIncludes all fires in non-derelict buildings and vehicles or in outdoor structures, or any fire involving casualties, rescues, or fires attended by five or more appliances.Click here to sortSecondary firesThese are the majority of outdoor fires including grassland and refuse fires unless they involve casualties or rescues, property loss or five or more appliances attend.  They include fires in single derelict buildings. They are reported in less detail than other fires and consequently less information concerning them is available.Click here to sortPrimary firesIncludes all fires in non-derelict buildings and vehicles or in outdoor structures, or any fire involving casualties, rescues, or fires attended by five or more appliances.Click here to sortSecondary firesThese are the majority of outdoor fires including grassland and refuse fires unless they involve casualties or rescues, property loss or five or more appliances attend.  They include fires in single derelict buildings. They are reported in less detail than other fires and consequently less information concerning them is available.Click here to sortPrimary firesIncludes all fires in non-derelict buildings and vehicles or in outdoor structures, or any fire involving casualties, rescues, or fires attended by five or more appliances.Click here to sortSecondary firesThese are the majority of outdoor fires including grassland and refuse fires unless they involve casualties or rescues, property loss or five or more appliances attend.  They include fires in single derelict buildings. They are reported in less detail than other fires and consequently less information concerning them is available.Click here to sortPrimary firesIncludes all fires in non-derelict buildings and vehicles or in outdoor structures, or any fire involving casualties, rescues, or fires attended by five or more appliances.Click here to sortSecondary firesThese are the majority of outdoor fires including grassland and refuse fires unless they involve casualties or rescues, property loss or five or more appliances attend.  They include fires in single derelict buildings. They are reported in less detail than other fires and consequently less information concerning them is available.Click here to sortPrimary firesIncludes all fires in non-derelict buildings and vehicles or in outdoor structures, or any fire involving casualties, rescues, or fires attended by five or more appliances.Click here to sortSecondary firesThese are the majority of outdoor fires including grassland and refuse fires unless they involve casualties or rescues, property loss or five or more appliances attend.  They include fires in single derelict buildings. They are reported in less detail than other fires and consequently less information concerning them is available.
[Collapse]Annual totalTotals are not recaculated if any months are deselected.711,6451,716682,0242,0922533,7614,0141122,0762,1881812,0512,232
Annual totalTotals are not recaculated if any months are deselected.April113894001978480381942022566569057691748
May629630214468482153864012340442752493545
June101491598138146325055378758334188222
July610310992062151591,7031,8621830732537073
August111371486758116217233591961694110
September84452333363939699410388189
October48084341444991033121512425
November2798103737259610161623436
December1323321618112132161801414
January03232128291252601313099
February24345213113361841902333516869
March10261271167686284290173503677285292

Metadata

Title

Primary and secondary grassland, woodland and crop fires by month

Last update

September 2021 September 2021

Next update

February 2022

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Fire incident recording system, Home Office

Contact email

stats.inclusion@gov.wales

Designation

National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Fire and rescue authorities

Geographical coverage

Fire and rescue authorities

Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description

This table shows numbers of Grassland, Woodland and Crop fires by month.
2009-10 data were extracted from IRS in May 2011.
2010-11 data were extracted from IRS in May 2012.
2011-12 data were extracted from IRS in May 2013.
2012-13 data were extracted from IRS in May 2014.
2013-14 data were extracted from IRS in June 2015.
2014-15 data were extracted from IRS in July 2016.
2015-16 data were extracted from IRS in July 2017.
2016-17 data were extracted from IRS in July 2018.
2017-18 data were extracted from IRS in July 2019.
2018-19 data were extracted from IRS in September 2020
2019-20 and 2020-21 data were extracted from IRS in August 2021.
2020-21 data are currently provisional and will be updated August 2022.

Source: The Home Office
Added to StatsWales: August 2011
Contact: stats.inclusion@gov.wales


Data collection and calculation

Data were collected via the Incident Recording System (IRS).

Frequency of publication

Twice yearly

Data reference periods

Financial years 2009-10 to 2020-21

Users, uses and context

The data are used to inform policy decisions and to provide contextual information. The data is used by the Welsh Government to help monitor trends in incidents attended by FRAs over time and provides information on FRAs’ performance and activities to citizens and communities in Wales.
See web link for further information.

Rounding applied

None

Revisions information

Revisions are marked with an (r). The most recent year shown is currently provisional and may be revised when the table is next updated.

Statistical quality

See weblinks

Keywords

Fire, Fire and Rescue Authorities, Grassland, Woodland, Crop, month