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Data Provider: Welsh Government Shift days lost to sickness per person by financial year, Fire and Rescue Service area and measure
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[Collapse]2004-05[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,70716,9789.94
[Collapse]2005-06[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,72916,2629.40
[Collapse]2006-07[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,70412,0957.09
[Collapse]2007-08[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,67812,1717.25
[Collapse]2008-09[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,67212,1037.23
[Collapse]2009-10[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,65811,1106.70
[Collapse]2010-11[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,59810,1106.32
[Collapse]2011-12[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,53212,3678.07
[Collapse]2012-13[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,51912,4058.16
[Collapse]2013-14[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,47213,4739.15
[Collapse]2014-15[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,42812,9779.09
[Collapse]2015-16[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,41213,1059.28
[Collapse]2016-17[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,42113,7099.64
[Collapse]2017-18[Expand]Total Welsh Fire and Rescue Services1,45513,4169.22


Fire and Rescue Service shifts/days lost to sickness, by employment type

Last update
20 September 2018 20 September 2018

Next update
September 2019

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Fire service operational data collection, Welsh Government

Contact email


Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Fire and rescue authorities

Geographical coverage

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

General description
This dataset table shows the number of shifts or days lost due to short term and long term sickness. Data are broken down by Fire and Rescue Service area and employment type.

Data collection and calculation
The data are collected annually by the Welsh Government from all three fire and rescue services in Wales. See weblinks for forms and guidance.

Frequency of publication

Data reference periods
Financial years from 2004-05

Users, uses and context
See the data quality report in the weblinks.

Rounding applied

Revisions information
Historic data are revised periodically, for example if in a given year, a comparison with a previous year reveals an error. Revisions are shown with an (r).

Statistical quality
See the data quality report in the weblinks.

Fire, Fire and Rescue Service, personnel, sickness, shifts lost, days lost