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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 726, Information Security

( 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 307 371 500 741 954 2873
(U.S.) WA WASHINGTON 170 140 195 228 301 1034
(U.S.) TX TEXAS 65 74 98 141 172 550
(U.S.) MA MASSACHUSETTS 58 54 68 93 138 411
(U.S.) NY NEW YORK 40 44 58 71 103 316
(U.S.) NC NORTH CAROLINA 41 35 62 70 87 295
(U.S.) NJ NEW JERSEY 28 28 40 79 103 278
(U.S.) VA VIRGINIA 24 27 37 59 92 239
(U.S.) GA GEORGIA 23 23 36 49 67 198
(U.S.) OR OREGON 20 22 33 57 55 187
(U.S.) CO COLORADO 22 25 28 41 53 169
(U.S.) FL FLORIDA 12 11 25 39 68 155
(U.S.) UT UTAH 22 22 36 29 27 136
(U.S.) MD MARYLAND 14 26 21 33 36 130
(U.S.) MN MINNESOTA 12 13 27 31 30 113
(U.S.) AZ ARIZONA 9 12 21 23 35 100
(U.S.) IL ILLINOIS 7 10 16 27 36 96
(U.S.) PA PENNSYLVANIA 8 8 14 23 41 94
(U.S.) KS KANSAS 5 8 19 21 21 74
(U.S.) CT CONNECTICUT 5 7 11 11 23 57
(U.S.) MI MICHIGAN 0 7 10 14 21 52
(U.S.) NV NEVADA 7 8 7 10 9 41
(U.S.) OH OHIO 6 8 9 8 6 37
(U.S.) NH NEW HAMPSHIRE 7 2 6 8 9 32
(U.S.) MO MISSOURI 1 2 7 8 11 29
(U.S.) AL ALABAMA 6 2 4 8 4 24
(U.S.) ID IDAHO 2 4 5 1 8 20
(U.S.) WI WISCONSIN 2 5 4 4 5 20
(U.S.) DC DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 2 1 6 4 3 16
(U.S.) IN INDIANA 2 2 2 2 6 14
(U.S.) TN TENNESSEE 1 2 4 1 5 13
(U.S.) IA IOWA 3 0 2 2 5 12
(U.S.) KY KENTUCKY 1 2 2 3 3 11
(U.S.) NE NEBRASKA 0 2 2 2 4 10
(U.S.) NM NEW MEXICO 0 2 0 2 3 7
(U.S.) HI HAWAII 1 1 2 0 2 6
(U.S.) WV WEST VIRGINIA 0 1 1 1 3 6
(U.S.) DE DELAWARE 0 0 1 1 2 4
(U.S.) LA LOUISIANA 0 1 2 0 0 3
(U.S.) ME MAINE 0 1 1 0 1 3
(U.S.) OK OKLAHOMA 2 0 0 0 1 3
(U.S.) VT VERMONT 1 1 0 1 0 3
(U.S.) AR ARKANSAS 0 1 0 0 1 2
(U.S.) PR PUERTO RICO 0 0 0 1 1 2
(U.S.) MT MONTANA 1 0 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) ND NORTH DAKOTA 0 1 0 0 0 1
(U.S.) RI RHODE ISLAND 0 0 0 1 0 1
(U.S.) SC SOUTH CAROLINA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.) SD SOUTH DAKOTA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(U.S.)   -- Subtotal -- 937 1016 1422 1948 2557 7880
 
(Foreign) JPX JAPAN 152 186 250 267 271 1126
(Foreign) CAX CANADA 44 49 83 100 129 405
(Foreign) KRX KOREA, SOUTH 31 38 74 93 115 351
(Foreign) INX INDIA 15 24 43 106 149 337
(Foreign) ILX ISRAEL 30 24 43 90 113 300
(Foreign) CNX CHINA, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF 14 19 44 86 113 276
(Foreign) GBX UNITED KINGDOM 27 29 38 66 96 256
(Foreign) DEX GERMANY 23 24 47 55 64 213
(Foreign) FRX FRANCE 25 18 37 40 64 184
(Foreign) TWX TAIWAN 17 23 30 50 42 162
(Foreign) AUX AUSTRALIA 9 18 19 24 37 107
(Foreign) FIX FINLAND 6 10 15 26 41 98
(Foreign) RUX RUSSIAN FEDERATION 4 9 16 22 38 89
(Foreign) SEX SWEDEN 2 3 13 21 29 68
(Foreign) CHX SWITZERLAND 2 12 16 12 24 66
(Foreign) NLX NETHERLANDS 3 9 10 6 21 49
(Foreign) ITX ITALY 3 4 11 15 13 46
(Foreign) IEX IRELAND 1 3 1 10 11 26
(Foreign) ESX SPAIN 2 1 4 8 8 23
(Foreign) BEX BELGIUM 3 2 4 4 8 21
(Foreign) SGX SINGAPORE 3 3 5 4 6 21
(Foreign) ARX ARGENTINA 2 1 1 7 1 12
(Foreign) CZX CZECH REPUBLIC 0 0 1 2 9 12
(Foreign) ATX AUSTRIA 1 1 1 4 3 10
(Foreign) ROX ROMANIA 0 0 1 2 6 9
(Foreign) NOX NORWAY 0 2 0 2 4 8
(Foreign) HKX CHINA, HONG KONG S.A.R. 0 0 2 1 4 7
(Foreign) DKX DENMARK 0 2 1 0 3 6
(Foreign) PHX PHILIPPINES 0 1 0 4 1 6
(Foreign) ZAX SOUTH AFRICA 0 0 1 1 4 6
(Foreign) EEX ESTONIA 0 0 2 1 1 4
(Foreign) LUX LUXEMBOURG 1 2 0 1 0 4
(Foreign) BGX BULGARIA 2 0 0 0 1 3
(Foreign) MYX MALAYSIA 2 0 0 0 1 3
(Foreign) NZX NEW ZEALAND 1 0 1 0 1 3
(Foreign) SAX SAUDI ARABIA 0 0 0 1 2 3
(Foreign) AEX UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 0 0 1 1 0 2
(Foreign) MXX MEXICO 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) PLX POLAND 0 0 0 1 1 2
(Foreign) TRX TURKEY 1 0 0 1 0 2
(Foreign) BRX BRAZIL 0 1 0 0 0 1
(Foreign) BYX BELARUS 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) CLX CHILE 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) HRX CROATIA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) HUX HUNGARY 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) KZX KAZAKHSTAN 0 0 0 1 0 1
(Foreign) MCX MONACO 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) MDX MOLDOVA 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) PKX PAKISTAN 0 0 0 0 1 1
(Foreign) UAX UKRAINE 1 0 0 0 0 1
(Foreign)   -- Subtotal -- 427 518 815 1137 1441 4338
 
(ALL) ALL All Regions, U.S. and Foreign 1364 1534 2237 3085 3998 12218



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