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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 705, DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing)

( 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 746 769 905 1245 1110 4775
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 358 368 396 461 337 1920
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 258 259 284 300 234 1335
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 208 230 272 316 269 1295
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 183 197 309 330 266 1285
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 172 147 168 205 164 856
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 122 140 163 180 148 753
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 135 135 137 184 118 709
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 100 88 151 154 136 629
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 113 103 118 155 129 618
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 57 83 120 177 113 550
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 92 89 90 127 122 520
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 110 107 95 115 91 518
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 73 55 70 100 85 383
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 68 67 87 85 60 367
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 86 62 78 83 55 364
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 50 71 76 64 53 314
(U.S.) OH OHIO 70 43 67 55 61 296
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 20 39 61 83 70 273
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 45 40 52 56 47 240
(U.S.) UT UTAH 27 38 44 42 40 191
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 28 33 32 38 46 177
(U.S.) OR OREGON 9 31 40 42 33 155
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 23 22 26 37 32 140
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 21 20 25 33 23 122
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 11 14 22 35 23 105
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 17 16 26 27 17 103
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 13 20 26 23 18 100
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 23 12 17 24 20 96
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 8 14 14 20 15 71
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 9 12 19 15 11 66
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 11 17 10 17 9 64
(U.S.) IA IOWA 13 10 10 16 7 56
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 18 6 15 9 8 56
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 8 8 12 7 9 44
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 7 4 9 10 10 40
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 11 2 9 8 3 33
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 7 9 6 6 5 33
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 11 3 6 4 8 32
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 7 6 3 6 6 28
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 9 6 5 5 3 28
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 2 5 3 5 6 21
(U.S.) ME MAINE 3 2 6 5 5 21
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 1 4 1 8 3 17
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 0 1 3 4 5 13
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 3 1 2 5 2 13
(U.S.) ND NORTH DAKOTA 3 1 0 6 1 11
(U.S.) WY WYOMING 2 1 3 3 2 11
(U.S.) WV WEST VIRGINIA 0 1 3 1 2 7
(U.S.) MS MISSISSIPPI 2 1 1 0 1 5
(U.S.) PR PUERTO RICO 1 1 2 0 0 4
(U.S.) AK ALASKA 0 0 0 2 1 3
(U.S.) VI U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS 0 0 0 1 2 3
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 3374 3413 4099 4939 4044 19869
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 184 134 151 152 134 755
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 103 90 104 138 91 526
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 72 63 71 101 90 397
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 66 72 70 104 79 391
(Foreign) INX INDIA 22 24 47 83 53 229
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 31 32 42 36 30 171
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 19 29 33 42 32 155
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 21 27 38 32 32 150
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 28 31 28 34 23 144
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 25 21 19 24 22 111
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 3 11 20 39 24 97
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 12 12 18 17 14 73
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 12 13 6 14 22 67
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 5 10 14 7 23 59
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 10 6 8 11 13 48
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 9 10 7 13 9 48
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 13 4 10 7 3 37
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 1 7 11 6 6 31
(Foreign) CZX CZECH REPUBLIC 0 0 5 9 10 24
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 9 3 5 3 4 24
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 2 5 5 2 9 23
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 3 5 4 6 5 23
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 3 3 6 5 5 22
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 2 4 3 6 7 22
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 3 4 0 6 7 20
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 1 3 3 5 7 19
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 2 2 1 6 7 18
(Foreign) GRX GREECE 1 2 6 3 2 14
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 1 4 2 4 3 14
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 2 0 1 4 3 10
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 2 0 2 1 4 9
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 2 0 2 1 3 8
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 3 3 0 0 1 7
(Foreign) PHX PHILIPPINES 1 0 1 2 1 5
(Foreign) BGX BULGARIA 0 0 0 1 3 4
(Foreign) BMX BERMUDA 0 3 0 1 0 4
(Foreign) LUX LUXEMBOURG 0 1 1 2 0 4
(Foreign) AEX UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0 1 0 1 1 3
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 0 0 0 1 2 3
(Foreign) EGX EGYPT 2 0 1 0 0 3
(Foreign) SKX SLOVAKIA 0 0 0 2 1 3
(Foreign) THX THAILAND 0 0 0 3 0 3
(Foreign) TRX TURKEY 0 0 2 0 1 3
(Foreign) IRX IRAN 0 1 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) ISX ICELAND 2 0 0 0 0 2
(Foreign) KWX KUWAIT 1 1 0 0 0 2
(Foreign) KYX CAYMAN ISLANDS 0 0 1 1 0 2
(Foreign) PAX PANAMA 1 0 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) PLX POLAND 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) SIX SLOVENIA 1 0 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) ARX ARGENTINA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) BSX THE BAHAMAS 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) GIX GIBRALTAR 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) HUX HUNGARY 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) KEX KENYA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) LBX LEBANON 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) MCX MONACO 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) PKX PAKISTAN 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) PTX PORTUGAL 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) RSX SERBIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) UAX UKRAINE 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) VEX VENEZUELA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 680 641 751 943 792 3807
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 4054 4054 4850 5882 4836 23676



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