Patent applications to the European patent office (EPO) by priority year by NUTS 2 regions

  • Provider: Eurostat
  • Source URL: http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/tgm/table.do?pcode=...
  • Catalog: Yearly from 2001 to 2012
  • Localized to: English
  • Tags: , , , , .
  • Description:

    Data refer to applications filed directly under the European Patent Convention or to applications filed under the Patent Co-operation Treaty and designated to the EPO (Euro-PCT). Patent applications are counted according to the year in which they were filed at the EPO and are broken down according to the International Patent Classification (IPC). They are also broken down according to the inventor's place of residence, using fractional counting if multiple inventors or IPC classes are provided to avoid double counting.

  • Dimensions

    • Geopolitical entity (reporting)
      • Austria
      • Ostösterreich
      • Burgenland (AT)
      • Niederösterreich
      • Wien
      • Südösterreich
      • Kärnten
      • Steiermark
      • Westösterreich
      • Oberösterreich
      • Salzburg
      • Tirol
      • Vorarlberg
      • Belgium
      • Région de Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
      • Région de Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
      • Région wallonne
      • Prov. Brabant Wallon
      • Prov. Hainaut
      • Prov. Liège
      • Prov. Luxembourg (BE)
      • Prov. Namur
      • Vlaams Gewest
      • Prov. Antwerpen
      • Prov. Limburg (BE)
      • Prov. Oost-Vlaanderen
      • Prov. Vlaams-Brabant
      • Prov. West-Vlaanderen
      • Brandenburg - Nordost
      • Brandenburg - Nordost (NUTS 2006)
      • Brandenburg - Südwest
      • Brandenburg - Südwest (NUTS 2006)
      • Bulgaria
      • Severna i yugoiztochna Bulgaria
      • Severen tsentralen
      • Severoiztochen
      • Severozapaden
      • Yugoiztochen
      • Yugozapadna i yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
      • Yugozapaden
      • Yuzhen tsentralen
      • Chemnitz
      • Chemnitz (NUTS 2006)
      • Cheshire
      • Cheshire (NUTS 2006)
      • Croatia
      • Hrvatska
      • Jadranska Hrvatska
      • Kontinentalna Hrvatska
      • Cyprus
      • Kypros
      • Kypros
      • Czech Republic
      • Ceská republika
      • Jihovýchod
      • ...
    • Unit of measure
      • Per million inhabitants
      • Per million of inhabitants