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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 2009 - 2013 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 426, Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products

( 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 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 24 35 27 26 31 143
(U.S.) CA CALIFORNIA 18 24 23 28 30 123
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 16 24 23 33 23 119
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 10 21 23 29 31 114
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 8 11 11 25 14 69
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 8 12 18 15 10 63
(U.S.) OH OHIO 9 11 9 12 19 60
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 13 10 6 13 14 56
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 5 9 9 11 12 46
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 8 4 9 8 13 42
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 4 6 3 11 11 35
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 3 5 7 5 14 34
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 2 5 10 9 8 34
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 5 9 3 4 11 32
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 6 8 6 4 7 31
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 8 5 6 5 5 29
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 3 3 6 4 8 24
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 2 4 7 6 5 24
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 2 6 6 6 3 23
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 0 4 1 8 5 18
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 1 1 5 6 4 17
(U.S.) IA IOWA 1 4 4 3 1 13
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 0 0 4 5 4 13
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 2 3 3 2 2 12
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 0 0 3 2 6 11
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 0 1 4 1 3 9
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 0 1 1 1 6 9
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 0 0 4 1 2 7
(U.S.) UT UTAH 2 1 3 0 1 7
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 1 0 3 2 1 7
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 0 0 2 1 3 6
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 0 3 1 0 1 5
(U.S.) OR OREGON 0 0 1 0 4 5
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 0 0 0 1 2 3
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 0 0 1 1 1 3
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 0 1 1 0 1 3
(U.S.) ME MAINE 0 0 0 2 1 3
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 0 0 0 2 1 3
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 0 1 0 2 0 3
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 0 1 0 0 1 2
(U.S.) PR PUERTO RICO 1 0 0 0 1 2
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 1 1 0 0 0 2
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 1 0 1 0 0 2
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) MS MISSISSIPPI 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(U.S.) WY WYOMING 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 164 236 255 294 322 1271
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 25 55 48 65 55 248
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 11 20 18 29 35 113
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 11 12 20 19 33 95
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 8 15 15 26 16 80
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 4 9 10 22 30 75
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 8 22 10 8 24 72
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 3 6 12 17 29 67
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 7 10 8 18 17 60
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 3 5 6 10 13 37
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 9 7 8 6 7 37
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 5 6 7 10 8 36
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 1 3 2 15 15 36
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 3 4 8 2 7 24
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 1 2 2 8 5 18
(Foreign) INX INDIA 6 1 4 3 1 15
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 4 5 3 3 0 15
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 3 1 2 3 5 14
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 0 1 5 2 5 13
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 1 2 4 3 3 13
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 0 4 0 2 5 11
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 0 0 4 2 4 10
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 0 3 1 1 3 8
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 0 2 2 1 1 6
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 0 4 0 0 2 6
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 0 1 1 1 2 5
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 2 0 0 3 0 5
(Foreign) COX COLOMBIA 0 0 0 0 4 4
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 1 0 1 1 0 3
(Foreign) GRX GREECE 0 0 1 2 0 3
(Foreign) LUX LUXEMBOURG 1 0 0 2 0 3
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 1 0 1 1 0 3
(Foreign) BSX THE BAHAMAS 0 1 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) GTX GUATEMALA 0 1 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 1 0 1 0 0 2
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 1 0 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) AEX UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) ARX ARGENTINA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) CRX COSTA RICA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) ISX ICELAND 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) JMX JAMAICA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) KWX KUWAIT 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) LTX LITHUANIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) PEX PERU 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) RSX SERBIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) TRX TURKEY 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 121 202 205 293 334 1155
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 285 438 460 587 656 2426



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