HC Deb 06 February 2002 vol 379 cc994-5W
Mr. Bercow

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what proportion of the departmental expenditure limit in 2001–02 will be accounted for by salary costs and pension contributions. [32010]

Dr. Moonie

Our current estimate is that civilian salary costs and pension contributions will account for 11.5 per cent. of departmental spending.