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Army: Reserve Forces

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 8th December 2017.

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Photo of Kevan Jones Kevan Jones Labour, North Durham

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the Army Reserve total intake was for each month in the last two years.

Photo of Mark Lancaster Mark Lancaster The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

Intake into the Army reserve for each month over the last two years is show below:

Month

Army FR20 Inflow

October 2015

630

November 2015

550

December 2015

270

January 2016

550

February 2016

490

March 2016

360

April 2016

400

May 2016

440

June 2016

520

July 2016

500

August 2016

390

September 2016

470

October 2016

450

November 2016

420

December 2016

270

January 2017

400

February 2017

400

March 2017

430

April 2017

350

May 2017

420

June 2017

420

July 2017

360

August 2017

390

September 2017

480

Notes:

The Army FR20 population consists of Group A Army Reserves, some Sponsored Reserves and those personnel serving on Full Time Reserve Service contracts who were previously Army Reservists.

The figures include untrained & trained personnel.

Figures include soldier, officer and JPA officer cadets.

Inflow includes people joining from outside the UK Armed Forces and those transferring from other parts of the UK Armed Forces.

Inflow includes people joining from outside the UK Armed Forces and those transferring from other parts of the UK Armed Forces.

Figures have been rounded to 10 for presentational purposes; numbers ending in "5" have been rounded to the nearest multiple of 20 to prevent systematic bias.

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