Knowledge hub Sector data Reports 2018 Research Expenditure Report Research expenditure briefing: Charities investing in research in 2017 14 June 2018 Our member charities spent £1.6bn on research in the UK in 2017, (excluding capital funding for buildings and large equipment) and have invested £13bn in research here in the UK since we started collecting data in 2008. This briefing provides an in-depth discussion of research expenditure by AMRC member charities in 2017. We encourage you to make use of these charts or the underlying data. We are happy for our data to be used as presented but please ensure it is correctly attributed. To find out more about how this data was collected and analysed, read this blog written by Dr Jocelyn LeBlanc, impact officer at AMRC.