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Question for Department for Transport

UIN 227565, tabled on 13 March 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what amount his Department and its agencies spent on research and development in each year since 2010-11; and what proportion such spending was of total departmental spending.

Answered on

20 March 2015

The amount the Department for Transport and its Agencies spent on Research & Development (R&D) in each year since 2010 and the proportion of such spending against the Departmental spending are provided in the table below:

Year

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

Net R&D Spending

34,000,000

38,000,000

38,000,000

43,000,000

Total Department Spend

10,411,727,000

12,744,204,000

12,549,868,000

12,513,124,000

Percentages

0.33%

0.30%

0.30%

0.34%