National statistics

Defence departmental resources: 2014

MOD expenditure over time, including breakdowns by expenditure groups, and comparisons to spending in other government areas.



This publication provides figures on the composition and scope of Ministry of Defence expenditure, information on the impact of defence spending on the wider economy and compares MOD spending to that of other departments and other countries.

2 background quality reports are included. The purpose of a background quality report is to inform users of the statistics about the quality of the data used to produce the publication, and any statistics derived from that data.

Published 18 December 2014
Last updated 22 January 2015 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Background quality report: defence economics departmental resources statistics 2014' and 'Background quality report: MOD research and development (expenditure and employment) statistics'.

  2. First published.