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TABLE 8: PATENTS ISSUED TO RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES

TABLE 8: PATENTS ISSUED TO RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATESRead Footnote 11
(FY 2008 - FY 2009)
State/Territory 2008Read Footnote 44 2009Read Footnote 55
Total 91,843 93,726
     
Alabama    365    345
Alaska     28     48
Arizona  1,847  1,853
Arkansas    168    132
California 22,122 22,973
Colorado  1,848  1,932
Connecticut  1,586  1,645
Delaware    369    335
District of Columbia     68     64
Florida  2,904  2,804
Georgia  1,560  1,616
Hawaii    109     94
Idaho  1,245  1,044
Illinois  3,577  3,567
Indiana  1,268  1,205
Iowa    634    692
Kansas    537    519
Kentucky    481    435
Louisiana    316    288
Maine    137    129
Maryland  1,458  1,420
Massachusetts  3,908  3,880
Michigan  3,537  3,525
Minnesota  2,903  2,902
Mississippi    162    126
Missouri    785    850
Montana    135     99
 
State/Territory 2008Read Footnote 44 2009Read Footnote 55
Nebraska    222    231
Nevada    484    408
New Hampshire    541    567
New Jersey  3,172  3,273
New Mexico    292    309
New York  5,942  6,217
North Carolina  2,163  2,277
North Dakota     74     82
Ohio  3,085  2,989
Oklahoma    512    426
Oregon  2,130  2,094
Pennsylvania  2,823  3,020
Rhode Island    302    314
South Carolina    517    572
South Dakota     56     54
Tennessee    769    791
Texas  6,106  6,417
Utah    713    829
Vermont    512    545
Virginia  1,165  1,153
Washington  4,059  4,632
West Virginia     90     93
Wisconsin  1,983  1,830
Wyoming     42     59
Puerto Rico     21     18
Virgin Islands      5      3
U.S. Pacific IslandsRead Footnote 22      4      0
United StatesRead Footnote 33      2      1

Notes:

1: Data include utility, plant, design, and reissue patents. (back to text)

2: Represents residents of American Samoa, Guam, and miscellaneous U.S. Pacific Islands. (back to text) 

3: No State indicated in database. (back to text)

4: Finalized data for FY 2008 provided. (back to text)

5: FY 2009 data is preliminary. (back to text)

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