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UK armed forces monthly service personnel statistics: index

This is a quarterly publication containing UK service personnel statistics on strengths, requirements, intake, applications and outflow.

Following a public consultation on changes to the MOD’s personnel statistics, the frequency of this publication will reduce from monthly to quarterly following the release of the 1 October 2017 edition in November 2017.

The latest quarterly statistics can be viewed on the UK armed forces quarterly service personnel statistics: index

Further historic statistics can be found in our previous publications:

Editions

Published 13 August 2015
Last updated 23 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added a note to explain that a new collection page has been set up for the Quarterly service personnel statistics and link to this page added.
  2. Update on frequency of publication following a public consultation.
  3. Added information on frequency of publication following a public consultation.
  4. Added link to public consultation.
  5. Added UK armed forces monthly service personnel statistics: 2017
  6. Added information about a public consultation.
  7. Added 2016 monthly statistics page.
  8. First published.