Structure Fires, 2007-2016 (1)
Year Number of fires Year Number of fires
2007 530,500 2012 480,500
2008 515,000 2013 487,500
2009 480,500 2014 494,000
2010 482,000 2015 501,500
2011 484,500 2016 475,500
(1) Estimates based on data reported by fire departments responding to the 2016 National Fire Experience Survey. May exclude reports from all fire departments. Source: Reproduced with permission from Fire Loss in the United States During 2016 by Hylton J.G. Haynes, ©National Fire Protection Association. www.nfpa.org.