Patent applications to the EPO by priority year by institutional sector

  • Dimensions

    • Sector of performance
      • Business enterprise sector
      • Government sector
      • Government sector or private non-profit sector
      • Higher education sector
      • Hospitals
      • Individual applicant
      • Private non-profit sector
      • Unknown
    • Geopolitical entity (reporting)
      • Australia
      • Austria
      • Belgium
      • Brazil
      • Bulgaria
      • Canada
      • China (except Hong Kong)
      • Croatia
      • Cyprus
      • Czech Republic
      • Denmark
      • Die ehemalige jugoslawische Republik Mazedonien
      • EL
      • Estonia
      • Euro area (15 countries)
      • Euro area (16 countries)
      • Euro area (17 countries)
      • Euro area (18 countries)
      • European Union (27 countries)
      • European Union (28 countries)
      • Finland
      • Former Soviet Union (before 1991) / Total components of the former Soviet Union
      • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the
      • France
      • Germany (until 1990 former territory of the FRG)
      • Greece
      • Hong Kong
      • Hungary
      • Iceland
      • India
      • Ireland
      • Israel
      • Italy
      • Japan
      • Latvia
      • Liechtenstein
      • Lithuania
      • Luxembourg
      • Malta
      • Mexico
      • Netherlands
      • New Zealand
      • Norway
      • Poland
      • Portugal
      • Romania
      • Russia
      • Singapore
      • Slovakia
      • Slovenia
      • South Africa
      • South Korea
      • Spain
      • Sweden
      • Switzerland
      • ...
    • Unit of measure
      • Million PPS (purchasing power standard)
      • Number
      • Per million inhabitants
      • Per million of active population
      • P_MACT
      • Purchasing Power Standard per inhabitant