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Performance and Accountability Report Fiscal Year 2008
Management's Discussion and Analysis

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FY 2008 Patent Cost by Product

The following table presents the values given in the patent cost by product chart for fiscal year 2008.

FY 2008 Patent Cost by Product
Product Type
Percentage of Cost
Utility-Transportation  8.6%
Utility-Mechanical  8.9%
Utility-Computer and Electronic Commerce 10.8%
Utility-Communications 11.4%
Utility-Biotechnology  6.2%
Utility-Chemical  7.1%
Utility-Physics 14.8%
Design  3.8%
Plant  0.3%
PCT  8.3%
Other  9.7%
371 Filing 10.1%
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