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

Design Patenting In Design Classes
Breakout By Geographic Origin (State and Country)

Count of 1999 - 2013 Design Patent Grants,
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant
With Design Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of U.S. States and Countries
From Which 1 or More Design Patents Originated During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class D26, Lighting

( design class is determined by the primary classification assigned to a patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )

The following table displays U.S. states and countries and counts of design patents originating from them; design patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
(U.S. or Foreign) Code State-Territory or Country 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
(U.S.) CA CALIFORNIA 78 120 131 140 105 98 91 130 167 133 99 132 115 90 158 1787
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 43 52 37 20 19 17 33 47 71 106 72 65 54 61 54 751
(U.S.) OH OHIO 34 70 44 17 30 6 13 7 15 36 31 25 21 23 27 399
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 19 22 18 16 20 20 10 43 33 24 30 27 26 36 44 388
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 17 23 12 10 29 20 15 28 41 27 17 22 30 30 13 334
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 16 25 29 24 31 18 7 6 34 23 18 20 19 21 11 302
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 6 5 5 10 17 13 16 11 29 41 26 28 19 19 36 281
(U.S.) OR OREGON 15 35 60 44 12 16 2 13 14 3 11 7 5 8 13 258
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 7 10 9 15 8 9 4 15 25 13 8 8 16 34 29 210
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 8 18 26 20 14 9 5 6 15 18 11 13 14 9 18 204
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 12 21 15 5 7 4 14 5 12 44 17 11 6 11 14 198
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 3 8 13 9 5 5 0 8 33 14 15 13 13 17 16 172
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 5 13 13 9 4 10 12 3 9 5 11 7 14 14 21 150
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 6 12 17 2 3 3 3 4 4 9 13 6 7 16 28 133
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 12 15 9 4 14 4 1 8 11 16 4 9 7 4 14 132
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 5 18 8 5 7 2 2 5 7 12 16 11 14 12 6 130
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 10 3 0 21 17 9 3 11 5 6 2 0 7 3 4 101
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 6 5 2 1 3 12 2 11 3 4 13 8 10 7 8 95
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 17 10 17 10 9 5 6 5 88
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 3 1 2 5 3 0 5 6 20 17 6 9 5 1 1 84
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 0 5 6 3 6 8 10 6 9 3 4 0 2 7 9 78
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 2 2 0 6 7 5 0 1 5 13 4 0 7 13 3 68
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 8 3 5 4 3 9 4 7 16 0 0 6 0 0 1 66
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 0 4 14 3 0 5 1 7 8 4 0 12 3 3 1 65
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 1 2 12 3 1 2 2 1 9 5 8 9 3 2 5 65
(U.S.) IA IOWA 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 2 11 17 6 2 4 6 8 64
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 1 4 4 6 10 2 1 1 2 0 2 7 7 1 9 57
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 1 1 3 4 9 6 4 8 3 3 2 1 1 1 0 47
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 4 8 5 1 4 2 1 1 3 5 0 2 4 1 6 47
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 7 3 3 0 4 3 0 0 2 1 2 4 6 6 3 44
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 4 1 5 5 2 2 1 2 3 1 6 5 1 2 2 42
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 1 0 3 2 3 1 0 2 3 4 5 5 1 2 1 33
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 2 6 5 29
(U.S.) MS MISSISSIPPI 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 7 3 7 1 2 0 0 0 23
(U.S.) UT UTAH 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 3 4 4 19
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 1 0 1 0 2 1 1 2 1 1 3 2 2 0 1 18
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 2 1 0 1 0 3 2 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 15
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 3 2 2 2 14
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 12
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
(U.S.) ND NORTH DAKOTA 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
(U.S.) WV WEST VIRGINIA 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
(U.S.) WY WYOMING 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 3
(U.S.) AK ALASKA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) PR PUERTO RICO 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 340 516 525 424 409 330 271 432 644 638 487 498 460 481 580 7035
 
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 73 106 157 145 139 109 39 87 119 153 126 197 136 89 155 1830
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 15 17 26 21 43 44 54 128 84 154 93 90 91 112 68 1040
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 40 84 80 54 71 82 43 93 99 100 61 37 31 22 15 912
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 0 4 7 2 15 21 23 27 44 70 73 96 107 98 92 679
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 15 22 26 15 17 30 23 32 42 67 80 38 58 49 69 583
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 2 3 19 5 1 10 1 7 4 6 27 39 147 110 45 426
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 12 90 66 38 35 10 258
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 5 10 11 3 12 12 9 7 39 34 29 24 21 7 24 247
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 6 15 11 8 12 6 2 3 10 22 18 33 39 29 22 236
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 5 4 8 5 12 5 4 14 29 15 20 22 17 14 18 192
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 1 20 57 35 7 126
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 6 2 10 3 8 6 7 5 7 12 8 12 1 3 17 107
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 2 3 4 5 4 5 0 7 11 8 22 11 6 9 4 101
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 1 2 4 1 1 1 6 3 5 5 11 11 20 10 8 89
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 20 8 16 5 1 0 4 0 4 1 0 1 0 6 0 66
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 3 0 4 0 8 1 0 0 0 3 9 4 4 8 7 51
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 4 0 1 1 0 6 2 2 1 2 1 4 15 8 1 48
(Foreign) PLX POLAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 16 7 4 35
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 4 3 5 3 1 0 3 27
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 7 3 1 1 3 3 0 23
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 5 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 18
(Foreign) HUX HUNGARY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 9 1 0 13
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 9
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 9
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 8
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 7
(Foreign) INX INDIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 6
(Foreign) THX THAILAND 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
(Foreign) GTX GUATEMALA 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 5
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 5
(Foreign) PHX PHILIPPINES 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 5
(Foreign) SIX SLOVENIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 5
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3
(Foreign) CZX CZECH REPUBLIC 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
(Foreign) PEX PERU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 3
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
(Foreign) BGX BULGARIA 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
(Foreign) KEX KENYA 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
(Foreign) TRX TURKEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) LUX LUXEMBOURG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) MAX MOROCCO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) MOX CHINA, MACAU S.A.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) PTX PORTUGAL 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 203 289 395 281 363 342 219 427 519 683 692 723 824 665 578 7203
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 543 805 920 705 772 672 490 859 1163 1321 1179 1221 1284 1146 1158 14238



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