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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 463, Amusement Devices: Games

( 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.) NV NEVADA 216 227 315 370 333 1461
(U.S.) CA CALIFORNIA 47 74 195 229 314 859
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 42 45 181 172 154 594
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 52 74 50 60 50 286
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 35 35 61 54 57 242
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 33 23 44 51 46 197
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 22 20 42 46 43 173
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 18 25 31 45 53 172
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 11 15 17 13 29 85
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 7 10 14 21 28 80
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 10 11 13 8 11 53
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 2 5 17 12 15 51
(U.S.) OR OREGON 5 3 11 14 10 43
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 4 4 14 10 9 41
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 15 3 7 10 3 38
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 8 9 5 8 7 37
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 3 5 7 7 11 33
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 3 5 8 9 7 32
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 5 5 5 6 9 30
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 3 4 5 6 8 26
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 3 3 5 6 9 26
(U.S.) OH OHIO 1 2 5 9 5 22
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 3 1 7 6 3 20
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 0 3 7 2 5 17
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 2 2 1 8 1 14
(U.S.) IA IOWA 0 2 2 6 4 14
(U.S.) UT UTAH 1 3 4 1 4 13
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 1 2 2 2 5 12
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 0 2 2 5 3 12
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 1 3 0 4 4 12
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 3 4 3 0 0 10
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 0 3 2 3 2 10
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 1 1 2 2 3 9
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 0 3 1 1 2 7
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 0 2 2 1 1 6
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 0 0 1 0 3 4
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 0 0 0 1 3 4
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 2 0 2 0 0 4
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 0 0 1 1 1 3
(U.S.) MS MISSISSIPPI 0 1 1 1 0 3
(U.S.) ME MAINE 0 1 0 1 0 2
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) WV WEST VIRGINIA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 559 643 1092 1211 1256 4761
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 164 197 358 276 287 1282
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 12 27 81 102 77 299
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 23 17 31 47 55 173
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 11 14 27 29 35 116
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 3 8 7 21 18 57
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 4 4 9 14 8 39
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 8 5 8 6 5 32
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 0 6 5 6 8 25
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 0 3 9 4 7 23
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 1 3 6 3 9 22
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 2 1 5 8 4 20
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 0 2 5 2 8 17
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 2 2 7 3 3 17
(Foreign) GIX GIBRALTAR 0 4 4 3 1 12
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 0 2 1 5 3 11
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 0 1 1 4 3 9
(Foreign) THX THAILAND 4 1 0 0 3 8
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 1 1 1 2 2 7
(Foreign) BYX BELARUS 0 0 0 1 5 6
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 0 0 2 2 2 6
(Foreign) ARX ARGENTINA 1 0 1 1 2 5
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 1 1 2 1 0 5
(Foreign) IMX ISLE OF MAN 0 0 1 4 0 5
(Foreign) INX INDIA 0 0 0 1 4 5
(Foreign) GRX GREECE 1 0 1 0 2 4
(Foreign) SIX SLOVENIA 0 0 0 0 4 4
(Foreign) AEX UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0 1 2 0 0 3
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 0 0 0 3 0 3
(Foreign) EEX ESTONIA 0 0 1 1 1 3
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 0 0 1 1 1 3
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 1 0 1 1 0 3
(Foreign) AWX ARUBA 0 0 0 2 0 2
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 1 1 0 0 0 2
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 1 0 1 0 0 2
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 0 1 0 0 1 2
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) BGX BULGARIA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) CYX CYPRUS 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) KWX KUWAIT 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) MCX MONACO 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) PHX PHILIPPINES 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 242 303 581 557 563 2246
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 801 946 1673 1768 1819 7007



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