This annual statistical compendium from the Ministry of Defence contains a wide range of data relating to the armed forces, defence expenditure, service and civilian personnel and defence activities. Findings for the period 2003-04 include: i) defence spending was the Government's fourth highest expenditure, with a provisional outturn against the Departmental Expenditure Limits of Ap37.2 billion, and a total value of MoD fixed assets of Ap86.3 billion as of March 2003; ii) the total number of MoD personnel fell by 34 per cent between 1990 to 2004, with service personnel down by 32 per cent; iii) the proportion of serving personnel from the ethnic minorities stood at 4.9 per cent at April 2004, compared with 4.3 per cent the previous year; iv) in 2002-03, MoD net expenditure on RaD activity totalled Ap2.7 billion; and v) the MoD spent around Ap1.7 billion on conflict prevention activities worldwide during the year 2003-04.... Repair Organisation) BFS Group Ltd lBM United Kingdom Holdings Ltd Alvis Vickers Ltd DARA lnterserve (Defence) Ltd ... Company lncorporated UK Akhter Group (Holdings) PLC Dell Computer Corporation Ltd McNicholas PLC Amey BPOanbsp;...
|Title||:||Uk Defence Statistics 2004|
|Author||:||Great Britain: Ministry of Defence, Defence Analytical Services Agency, Great BritainMoD|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2004|