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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 424, Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514)

( 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 987 1044 1291 1450 1578 6350
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 400 412 515 704 682 2713
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 423 380 454 518 566 2341
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 329 267 310 415 413 1734
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 262 204 275 332 404 1477
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 171 181 201 213 267 1033
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 143 117 183 173 219 835
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 111 101 147 184 224 767
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 127 120 141 168 191 747
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 123 119 147 151 198 738
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 91 94 157 169 206 717
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 117 99 127 125 123 591
(U.S.) OH OHIO 59 69 114 148 147 537
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 61 106 102 104 120 493
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 58 71 74 90 127 420
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 44 53 79 116 114 406
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 70 64 79 84 106 403
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 70 67 60 108 93 398
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 53 51 69 84 104 361
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 27 36 55 67 88 273
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 35 27 48 73 71 254
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 46 48 55 49 50 248
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 30 36 35 45 48 194
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 27 23 29 59 49 187
(U.S.) OR OREGON 16 32 28 48 52 176
(U.S.) UT UTAH 35 27 27 30 57 176
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 35 25 34 28 40 162
(U.S.) IA IOWA 35 18 26 20 37 136
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 20 14 30 32 37 133
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 16 19 15 39 37 126
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 16 16 22 25 28 107
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 14 16 23 26 23 102
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 10 8 19 24 16 77
(U.S.) MS MISSISSIPPI 10 11 16 20 15 72
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 20 8 11 5 14 58
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 11 8 6 10 20 55
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 13 7 11 9 14 54
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 8 5 15 13 13 54
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 8 4 8 19 10 49
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 6 4 10 12 15 47
(U.S.) ME MAINE 9 4 7 9 15 44
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 4 3 12 8 14 41
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 6 5 7 11 8 37
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 8 6 5 6 6 31
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 3 5 7 5 4 24
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 7 2 2 6 5 22
(U.S.) WV WEST VIRGINIA 6 0 4 4 5 19
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 1 2 3 3 6 15
(U.S.) WY WYOMING 1 3 1 3 3 11
(U.S.) PR PUERTO RICO 3 1 1 2 2 9
(U.S.) ND NORTH DAKOTA 2 0 2 1 1 6
(U.S.) AK ALASKA 0 1 0 1 1 3
(U.S.) VI U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS 1 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 4188 4043 5099 6048 6686 26064
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 527 604 687 764 801 3383
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 502 447 598 641 812 3000
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 344 358 417 481 500 2100
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 359 336 414 434 421 1964
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 205 219 202 281 279 1186
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 174 164 184 213 252 987
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 149 147 177 234 226 933
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 108 120 151 189 247 815
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 107 102 130 183 213 735
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 59 56 108 189 192 604
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 69 81 114 149 156 569
(Foreign) INX INDIA 64 83 111 148 153 559
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 55 81 93 127 135 491
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 77 75 81 124 128 485
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 92 97 92 91 100 472
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 73 63 71 108 117 432
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 69 86 73 90 105 423
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 49 49 78 76 90 342
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 37 26 45 59 77 244
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 25 20 22 33 47 147
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 19 8 13 38 32 110
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 5 14 27 27 33 106
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 21 18 21 14 24 98
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 13 25 20 17 20 95
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 11 9 15 22 24 81
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 14 11 9 17 21 72
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 10 9 9 20 19 67
(Foreign) HUX HUNGARY 19 18 11 10 8 66
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 8 7 14 20 17 66
(Foreign) CZX CZECH REPUBLIC 8 11 7 9 7 42
(Foreign) CUX CUBA 6 5 5 9 14 39
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 3 6 11 12 7 39
(Foreign) ARX ARGENTINA 2 7 6 11 8 34
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 3 3 6 8 11 31
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 4 1 3 9 12 29
(Foreign) PLX POLAND 1 7 4 7 8 27
(Foreign) PTX PORTUGAL 2 4 5 11 2 24
(Foreign) HRX CROATIA 2 6 5 5 4 22
(Foreign) SIX SLOVENIA 2 4 1 5 8 20
(Foreign) TRX TURKEY 0 2 3 4 9 18
(Foreign) GRX GREECE 2 2 2 4 4 14
(Foreign) ISX ICELAND 1 2 1 4 4 12
(Foreign) CMX CAMEROON 4 0 2 4 1 11
(Foreign) MCX MONACO 2 4 1 2 2 11
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 0 0 0 2 9 11
(Foreign) THX THAILAND 3 2 3 2 1 11
(Foreign) KWX KUWAIT 1 1 1 1 6 10
(Foreign) IRX IRAN 1 0 2 3 3 9
(Foreign) PKX PAKISTAN 0 0 3 3 2 8
(Foreign) KEX KENYA 1 2 0 1 3 7
(Foreign) LUX LUXEMBOURG 0 1 1 2 3 7
(Foreign) SKX SLOVAKIA 0 3 1 1 2 7
(Foreign) VEX VENEZUELA 2 2 3 0 0 7
(Foreign) COX COLOMBIA 0 1 2 0 3 6
(Foreign) UAX UKRAINE 0 1 0 1 2 4
(Foreign) JMX JAMAICA 1 0 1 0 1 3
(Foreign) JOX JORDAN 0 2 1 0 0 3
(Foreign) TNX TUNISIA 1 0 0 1 1 3
(Foreign) UYX URUGUAY 0 0 1 1 1 3
(Foreign) AEX UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0 0 1 0 1 2
(Foreign) AGX ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 0 1 1 0 0 2
(Foreign) ECX ECUADOR 0 0 1 0 1 2
(Foreign) GEX GEORGIA (REPUBLIC OF) 0 0 0 0 2 2
(Foreign) GGX GUERNSEY 0 1 1 0 0 2
(Foreign) GHX GHANA 1 0 0 0 1 2
(Foreign) IDX INDONESIA 0 0 1 1 0 2
(Foreign) IMX ISLE OF MAN 0 0 1 1 0 2
(Foreign) LBX LEBANON 0 0 2 0 0 2
(Foreign) LVX LATVIA 1 0 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) PEX PERU 0 1 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) VNX VIET NAM 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) BAX BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) BSX THE BAHAMAS 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) BYX BELARUS 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) DOX DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) EEX ESTONIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) EGX EGYPT 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) GNX GUINEA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) JEX JERSEY 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) KYX CAYMAN ISLANDS 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) LIX LIECHTENSTEIN 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) LKX SRI LANKA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) LTX LITHUANIA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) MAX MOROCCO 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) MOX CHINA, MACAU S.A.R. 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) MTX MALTA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) NGX NIGERIA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) PYX PARAGUAY 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) SCX SEYCHELLES 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) SMX SAN MARINO 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 3321 3418 4081 4929 5398 21147
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 7509 7461 9180 10977 12084 47211



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