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

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

Count of 2010 - 2014 Utility Patent Grants,
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

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

Class 181, Acoustics

( technology 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 utility patents originating from them; patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
(U.S. or Foreign) Code State-Territory or Country 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
(U.S.) CA CALIFORNIA 10 25 13 28 10 86
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 17 11 11 9 9 57
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 5 10 7 6 10 38
(U.S.) OH OHIO 7 4 5 8 6 30
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 0 5 7 8 5 25
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 4 5 5 4 5 23
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 2 4 5 8 2 21
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 5 5 2 3 6 21
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 2 2 2 5 9 20
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 1 3 2 8 5 19
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 4 2 7 6 0 19
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 4 5 1 2 6 18
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 2 3 6 1 5 17
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 4 3 2 4 4 17
(U.S.) UT UTAH 0 1 6 2 5 14
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 0 4 3 4 3 14
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 3 3 2 3 1 12
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 5 4 0 2 0 11
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 2 3 0 2 4 11
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 0 2 5 1 1 9
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 1 1 2 0 5 9
(U.S.) OR OREGON 1 1 2 1 3 8
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 0 4 0 3 1 8
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 0 1 4 3 0 8
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 2 1 0 2 2 7
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 0 3 0 2 2 7
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 3 0 1 0 2 6
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 1 1 0 0 2 4
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 2 0 2 0 0 4
(U.S.) IA IOWA 1 2 0 0 0 3
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 1 0 1 0 0 2
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 0 2 0 0 0 2
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 0 0 1 1 0 2
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 0 0 1 0 0 1
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) ND NORTH DAKOTA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 0 0 1 0 0 1
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 1 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 90 123 106 126 114 559
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 52 44 37 41 41 215
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 17 19 26 18 31 111
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 2 15 11 14 15 57
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 5 3 7 9 12 36
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 3 3 8 5 12 31
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 7 7 3 5 2 24
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 4 3 3 1 8 19
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 2 0 4 4 5 15
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 2 2 3 3 2 12
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 0 1 1 3 5 10
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 1 2 1 1 4 9
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 1 1 1 3 2 8
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 1 0 1 3 2 7
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 2 1 1 1 1 6
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 2 2 0 1 0 5
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 2 1 1 0 1 5
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 1 0 0 0 3 4
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 0 0 3 0 1 4
(Foreign) INX INDIA 0 0 3 1 0 4
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 3 0 0 0 1 4
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 2 0 0 0 1 3
(Foreign) CZX CZECH REPUBLIC 1 0 0 0 1 2
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 0 0 0 2 0 2
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 1 0 0 0 1 2
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) EGX EGYPT 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) PLX POLAND 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 112 104 114 118 154 602
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 202 227 220 244 268 1161



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