Army Reserve: Hampshire

Defence written question – answered on 27th January 2014.

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Photo of Mike Hancock Mike Hancock Independent, Portsmouth South

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many new army reserve recruits there were in (a) Portsmouth South constituency and (b) Hampshire in each of the last five years.

Photo of Anna Soubry Anna Soubry The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence

The estimated number of people who have joined the Army Reserve in Hampshire and the overall Portsmouth area since April 2012 is shown in the following table. Information prior to April 2012 is not held in the format requested.

Movements into TA Group A
County or unitary authority 1 April 2012-31 March 2013 1 April 2013-30 November 2013
Portsmouth 20 10
Hampshire (including Portsmouth) 110 70
Notes/caveats: 1. Information about the number of recruits by specific constituency boundaries is not recorded. 2. Figures have been rounded to the nearest 5 to limit disclosure and ensure confidentiality. Source: Defence Statistics (Army)

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