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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In U.S. Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas
Breakout By Technology Class

Count of 2000 - 2011 Utility Patent Grants
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Technology Classes Receiving 1 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Originating From

Lake Charles, LA

( Metropolitan Statistical Area )

( patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )
( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to a patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( some classes have been combined together under a single class identifier )
( patent counts may not sum exactly due to rounding - see the Explanation of Data )
( regional areas are based on U.S. Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) )

The following table displays technology classes and counts of utility patents classified in them; patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
Class Class Title 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Total
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 9
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 8
062 Refrigeration 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 6
532 Organic Compounds (includes Classes 532-570) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5
238 Railways: Surface Track 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 4
030 Cutlery 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
036 Boots, Shoes, and Leggings 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
056 Harvesters 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
073 Measuring and Testing 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
099 Foods and Beverages: Apparatus 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
202 Distillation: Apparatus 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
209 Classifying, Separating, and Assorting Solids 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
280 Land Vehicles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
424 Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514) 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
029 Metal Working 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
182 Fire Escape, Ladder, or Scaffold 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
248 Supports (e.g., for holding articles, etc.) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
403 Joints and Connections 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
405 Hydraulic and Earth Engineering 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
417 Pumps 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
510 Cleaning Compositions for Solid Surfaces, Auxiliary Compositions Therefor, or Processes of Preparing the Compositions 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
002 Apparel 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
005 Beds 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
060 Power Plants 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
070 Locks 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
095 Gas Separation: Processes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
110 Furnaces 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
123 Internal-Combustion Engines 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
137 Fluid Handling 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
140 Wireworking 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
175 Boring or Penetrating the Earth 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
206 Special Receptacle or Package 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
220 Receptacles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
249 Static Molds 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
251 Valves and Valve Actuation 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
252 Compositions 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
301 Land Vehicles: Wheels and Axles 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
340 Communications: Electrical 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
343 Communications: Radio Wave Antennas 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
376 Induced Nuclear Reactions: Processes, Systems, and Elements 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
401 Coating Implements with Material Supply 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
414 Material or Article Handling 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
423 Chemistry of Inorganic Compounds 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
426 Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
585 Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Compounds 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
588 Hazardous or Toxic Waste Destruction or Containment 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
606 Surgery (instruments) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 19 19 14 17 10 6 9 4 11 8 3 7 127


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