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Research

Volume 975: debated on Monday 3 December 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will publish a table showing all moneys expended by his Department in each year since 1974 on research, showing in each year the organisations to which funding

DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT GROUP (INCLUDING MANPOWER SERVICES COMMISSION AND HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMISSION)
£000's
Gross expenditure on research and developmentGross expenditure on external research and development included in columns (1) to (3)
DEMSCHSCDEMSCHSC
(1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)
1974–751,646454191,0862752
1975–765121,2673,0523201,0211,257
1976–776811,3543,2284348851,430
1977–787511,4193,8205069291,448
1978–799261,4954,2457109431,607
A breakdown of the figures in columns (4) to (6) of the table by organisations and titles of the projects funded could be provided only at disproportionate cost. A joint report on research by the Department of Employment and the Manpower Services Commission and a similar report by the Health and Safety Executive are, however, published annually by HMSO. The last reports available at present are for 1977–78 and 1977 respectively.