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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 718, Virtual Machine Task or Process Management or Task Management/Control (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems)

( 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.) CA CALIFORNIA 65 103 99 131 182 580
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 19 37 34 88 81 259
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 17 44 33 61 76 231
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 16 23 27 57 79 202
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 14 18 24 27 28 111
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 12 10 9 32 42 105
(U.S.) OR OREGON 6 21 16 26 19 88
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 5 3 9 10 37 64
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 8 6 11 20 14 59
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 5 1 4 12 20 42
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 8 5 5 10 11 39
(U.S.) UT UTAH 1 3 5 13 15 37
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 2 4 4 3 10 23
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 3 2 2 10 4 21
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 3 1 0 8 6 18
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 4 0 4 5 4 17
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 2 1 2 7 5 17
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 0 5 3 4 3 15
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 0 1 0 5 4 10
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 1 0 0 3 4 8
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 1 0 2 2 2 7
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 1 2 0 3 0 6
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 0 2 1 0 3 6
(U.S.) OH OHIO 1 1 0 4 0 6
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 1 0 0 0 3 4
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 0 0 1 2 0 3
(U.S.) ME MAINE 0 1 0 1 0 2
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 0 1 0 1 0 2
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 0 0 0 1 0 1
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 1 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 0 0 1 0 0 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 196 296 296 547 654 1989
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 21 44 43 95 120 323
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 9 21 10 24 35 99
(Foreign) INX INDIA 6 4 3 19 33 65
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 10 9 7 14 24 64
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 3 8 7 23 22 63
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 3 1 5 10 21 40
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 1 1 1 11 21 35
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 1 9 5 6 8 29
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 1 2 5 9 9 26
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 0 1 3 7 14 25
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 0 4 2 6 9 21
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 0 3 1 7 6 17
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 1 2 2 6 5 16
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 2 2 1 0 7 12
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 2 1 1 1 3 8
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 1 0 0 5 2 8
(Foreign) BGX BULGARIA 0 1 1 3 1 6
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 1 0 2 2 0 5
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 2 1 0 1 1 5
(Foreign) EGX EGYPT 0 0 1 0 3 4
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 0 0 0 0 2 2
(Foreign) JEX JERSEY 0 0 0 0 2 2
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 0 0 0 0 2 2
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 0 0 1 0 0 1
(Foreign) EEX ESTONIA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) ROX ROMANIA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 65 115 102 251 353 886
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 261 411 398 798 1007 2875



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