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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 - 2013 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

Keene, NH

( Micropolitan 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 2012 2013 Total
362 Illumination 0 3 0 1 2 4 9 7 4 2 4 1 3 1 41
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 0 6 1 6 2 1 1 2 1 3 2 1 3 6 35
340 Communications: Electrical 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 1 1 1 0 2 10
347 Incremental Printing of Symbolic Information 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 7
219 Electric Heating 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 6
073 Measuring and Testing 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 5
439 Electrical Connectors 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5
042 Firearms 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 4
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 4
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
250 Radiant Energy 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
313 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
324 Electricity: Measuring and Testing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 4
384 Bearings 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
385 Optical Waveguides 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
029 Metal Working 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3
062 Refrigeration 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
114 Ships 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
382 Image Analysis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
411 Expanded, Threaded, Driven, Headed, Tool-Deformed, or Locked-Threaded Fastener 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
463 Amusement Devices: Games 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
712 Processing Architectures and Instruction Processing, e.g., Processors (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
074 Machine Element or Mechanism 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
081 Tools 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
132 Toilet 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
181 Acoustics 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
273 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
292 Closure Fasteners 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
370 Multiplex Communications 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
424 Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
427 Coating Processes 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
434 Education and Demonstration 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
435 Chemistry: Molecular Biology and Microbiology 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
606 Surgery (instruments) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
700 DP: Generic Control Systems or Specific Applications (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
705 DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
715 DP: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
717 DP: Software Development, Installation, and Management (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
002 Apparel 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
005 Beds 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
023 Chemistry: Physical Processes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
030 Cutlery 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
033 Geometrical Instruments 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
040 Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
082 Turning (e.g., for metal working) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
099 Foods and Beverages: Apparatus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
119 Animal Husbandry 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
137 Fluid Handling 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
164 Metal Founding 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
172 Earth Working 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
188 Brakes 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
192 Clutches and Power-Stop Control 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
206 Special Receptacle or Package 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
209 Classifying, Separating, and Assorting Solids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
220 Receptacles 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
239 Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
249 Static Molds 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
254 Implements or Apparatus for Applying Pushing or Pulling Force 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
257 Active Solid-State Devices (e.g., Transistors, Solid-State Diodes) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
264 Plastic and Nonmetallic Article Shaping or Treating: Processes 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
270 Sheet-Material Associating 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
315 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices: Systems 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
335 Electricity: Magnetically Operated Switches, Magnets, and Electromagnets 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
363 Electric Power Conversion Systems 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
378 X-Ray or Gamma Ray Systems or Devices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
408 Cutting by Use of Rotating Axially Moving Tool 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
414 Material or Article Handling 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
416 Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impellers) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
430 Radiation Imagery Chemistry: Process, Composition, or Product Thereof 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
446 Amusement Devices: Toys 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
451 Abrading 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
464 Rotary Shafts, Gudgeons, Housings, and Flexible Couplings for Rotary Shafts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
470 Threaded, Headed Fastener, or Washer Making: Process and Apparatus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
607 Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
704 DP: Speech Signal Processing, Linguistics, Language Translation, and Audio Compression/Decompression (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 13 23 18 19 15 10 24 23 22 16 20 18 18 18 257



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