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Table 8: Patents Issued to Residents of the United States

TABLE 8: PATENTS ISSUED TO RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES 1
(FY 2006)

State/Territory 2006
Total 96,174
 
Alabama    392
Alaska     44
Arizona  1,793
Arkansas    189
California 23,579
Colorado  2,218
Connecticut  1,790
Delaware    353
District of Columbia     66
Florida  3,129
Georgia  1,596
Hawaii     81
Idaho  1,611
Illinois  3,808
Indiana  1,437
Iowa      729
Kansas      516
State/Territory 2006
Kentucky    437
Louisiana    367
Maine    158
Maryland  1,467
Massachusetts  4,089
Michigan  3,913
Minnesota  3,034
Mississippi    143
Missouri    775
Montana    116
Nebraska    218
Nevada    471
New Hampshire    638
New Jersey  3,414
New Mexico    313
New York  6,075
North Carolina  2,172
North Dakota       70
Ohio    3,123
State/Territory 2006
Oklahoma    557
Oregon  2,366
Pennsylvania  2,992
Rhode Island    333
South Carolina    633
South Dakota     74
Tennessee    754
Texas  6,345
Utah    745
Vermont    459
Virginia  1,154
Washington  3,253
West Virginia    107
Wisconsin  1,987
Wyoming     57
Puerto Rico     28
Virgin Islands      4
U.S. Pacific Islands Read Footnote 2 2      -
United States Read Footnote 3 3      2

N otes:

1: Data include utility , plant, design, and reissue patents. (back to text)

2: Represents residents of American Samoa, Guam, and miscellaneous U.S. Pacific Islands. (back to text)

3: No State indicated in database. (back to text)

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