Formations vessels and aircraft statistics: index

Annual statistics on the numbers and types of formations, vessels and aircraft of the UK armed forces.

The outcome to a public consultation about the MOD’s formations, vessels and aircraft is now available. To better reflect the changes to this publication, it will now be released under the name ‘UK armed forces equipment and formation’.


  1. Military formations, vessels and aircraft: 2014

    • National Statistics
  2. Military formations, vessels and aircraft: 2013

    • National Statistics
  3. Military formations, vessels and aircraft: background quality reports

    • Official Statistics
Published 25 February 2014
Last updated 6 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added link to new series.
  2. Added note: outcome of consultation is available.
  3. Added note regarding consultation seeking feedback with closing date.
  4. Included a sentence with link for upcoming release dates.
  5. Added 2014 edition
  6. First published.