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Facts and figures

 Did you know?

  • SA Ambulance Service has more than 1500 career staff and more than 1300 volunteers.
  • There are 22 ambulance stations in Metropolitan Adelaide, and more than 70 ambulance stations in country South Australia. Of these, 21 are in the state's major regional centres.
  • In the 2017-18 financial year SA Ambulance Service responded to more than 242,000 incidents.
  • SA Ambulance Service answered 217,787 triple zero calls in 2017-18. 
  • SA Ambulance Service has access to aircraft from the State Rescue Helicopter Services and Royal Flying Doctor Service, including fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft.
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To attribute this material, cite SA Ambulance Service, 2020.