Structure Fires, 2005-2014 (1)
Year Number of fires Year Number of fires
2005 511,000 2010 482,000
2006 524,000 2011 484,500
2007 530,500 2012 480,500
2008 515,000 2013 487,500
2009 480,500 2014 494,000
(1) Includes public assembly, educational, institutional and residential structures, stores and offices, industry, utility, defense, storage and special structures. Source: Reproduced with permission from Fire Loss in the United States During 2014 by Hylton J.G. Haynes, ©National Fire Protection Association. www.nfpa.org/research/reports-and-statistics.