U.S. firefighter deaths 1977 to 2016

Number of firefighter deaths caused by fire in the United States from 1977 to 2016

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
U.S. firefighter deaths 1977 to 2016 This statistic shows the total number of firefighter deaths occurred due to fires in the United States from 1977 to 2016. In 2016, there were 1,342,000 fires reported in the United States which caused 69 fatalities among firefighters.
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Number of firefighter deaths caused by fire in the United States from 1977 to 2016

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Number of deaths
1977 157
1978 174
1979 126
1980 138
1981 136
1982 128
1983 113
1984 119
1985 128
1986 119
1987 132
1988 136
1989 118
1990 108
1991 108
1992 75
1993 79
1994 106
1995 98
1996 96
1997 99
1998 91
1999 112
2000 103
2001 *443
2002 98
2003 106
2004 104
2005 87
2006 89
2007 106
2008 105
2009 82
2010 73
2011 61
2012 64
2013 97
201464
201568
201669
Number of deaths
1977 157
1978 174
1979 126
1980 138
1981 136
1982 128
1983 113
1984 119
1985 128
1986 119
1987 132
1988 136
1989 118
1990 108
1991 108
1992 75
1993 79
1994 106
1995 98
1996 96
1997 99
1998 91
1999 112
2000 103
2001 *443
2002 98
2003 106
2004 104
2005 87
2006 89
2007 106
2008 105
2009 82
2010 73
2011 61
2012 64
2013 97
201464
201568
201669
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by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This statistic shows the total number of firefighter deaths occurred due to fires in the United States from 1977 to 2016. In 2016, there were 1,342,000 fires reported in the United States which caused 69 fatalities among firefighters.
Show more
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