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

Design Patenting By Geographic Region (State and Country),
Breakout By Design Class

Count of 1999 - 2013 Design Patent Grants
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant

- Explanation of Data -

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

ALL COUNTRIES

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

The following table displays design classes and counts of design patents classified in them; design patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
Class Class Title 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
D14 Recording, Communication, or Information Retrieval Equipment 1316 1566 1368 1422 1712 1713 1271 2384 2797 3330 3092 2701 2458 2625 3362 33117
D06 Furnishings 1459 1699 1813 1573 1549 1523 1164 1616 2081 1891 1723 1504 1310 1636 1526 24067
D12 Transportation 940 1189 1066 1062 1080 1275 953 1440 1483 1619 1737 1670 1391 1388 1521 19814
D08 Tools and Hardware 989 1239 993 946 1123 1049 795 1398 1573 1675 1277 1127 1181 1099 1053 17517
D07 Equipment for Preparing or Serving Food or Drink Not Elsewhere Specified 768 969 1012 793 991 896 726 1145 1418 1452 1181 1378 1156 1297 1389 16571
D23 Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment 819 988 906 966 918 832 790 1557 1341 1444 1266 1318 1084 1028 1168 16425
D09 Packages and Containers for Goods 687 860 857 709 891 665 710 1106 1386 1349 1421 1392 1309 1270 1345 15957
D26 Lighting 543 805 920 705 772 672 490 859 1163 1321 1179 1221 1284 1146 1158 14238
D13 Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy 594 625 551 634 673 535 574 998 1075 1337 1329 1198 1138 1122 1196 13579
D24 Medical and Laboratory Equipment 575 673 758 597 699 570 352 553 961 1041 1038 1332 1186 1210 1441 12986
D21 Games, Toys, and Sports Goods 920 1027 882 748 781 694 600 995 978 1072 881 783 896 779 895 12931
D02 Apparel and Haberdashery 587 494 489 486 527 583 489 888 969 1122 914 926 925 948 907 11254
D10 Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments 650 641 700 605 492 524 491 674 747 924 727 665 552 666 592 9650
D03 Travel Goods and Personal Belongings 505 488 540 513 493 473 434 640 660 631 606 693 600 683 694 8653
D15 Machines Not Elsewhere Specified 314 405 387 411 400 417 324 609 660 590 564 618 606 672 776 7753
D11 Jewelry, Symbolic Insignia, and Ornaments 338 348 429 381 372 372 333 461 467 536 479 498 513 503 480 6510
D16 Photography and Optical Equipment 344 434 350 278 407 303 293 393 692 577 452 418 449 466 512 6368
D25 Building Units and Construction Elements 340 377 381 406 352 344 310 305 430 460 435 493 326 426 448 5833
D19 Office Supplies; Artists' and Teachers' Materials 341 372 381 330 349 393 325 336 446 582 401 354 373 366 359 5708
D32 Washing, Cleaning, or Drying Machine 193 287 261 257 286 252 172 404 501 479 379 394 356 390 395 5006
D28 Cosmetic Products and Toilet Articles 211 389 335 255 274 256 188 294 320 330 287 326 351 352 300 4468
D18 Printing and Office Machinery 199 272 276 205 227 187 154 445 408 288 264 244 244 180 246 3839
D34 Material or Article Handling Equipment 190 184 201 194 209 170 94 254 378 278 270 221 276 254 167 3340
D22 Arms, Pyrotechnics, Hunting and Fishing Equipment 180 174 154 160 180 148 145 191 179 177 221 259 281 271 343 3063
D30 Animal Husbandry 108 185 120 113 123 108 131 167 193 214 174 274 243 276 250 2679
D04 Brushware 113 161 175 247 184 122 146 179 137 213 157 133 135 168 177 2447
D20 Sales and Advertising Equipment 125 171 135 91 163 121 110 116 127 121 145 155 166 159 192 2097
D29 Equipment for Safety, Protection, and Rescue 86 85 82 105 71 97 62 124 149 155 149 109 143 190 162 1769
D05 Textile or Paper Yard Goods; Sheet Material 45 80 72 46 39 68 86 88 75 68 61 94 152 153 128 1255
D01 Edible Products 47 61 60 39 38 121 85 122 53 62 146 87 104 59 87 1171
D27 Tobacco and Smokers' Supplies 84 58 76 86 61 72 58 106 117 74 65 80 53 47 78 1115
D99 Miscellaneous 61 74 98 48 88 104 50 54 38 49 35 78 69 74 58 978
D17 Musical Instruments 61 33 43 40 50 36 46 64 60 104 61 56 46 48 63 811
ALL ALL CLASSES 14732 17413 16871 15451 16574 15695 12951 20965 24062 25565 23116 22799 21356 21951 23468 292969



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