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Tourist destinations: Industry > Patent applications stats

Definitions

  • Nonresidents: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.
  • Nonresidents > Per capita: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Nonresidents per million: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Residents: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.
  • Residents > Per capita: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Residents per million: Patent applications are applications filed with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT TOURIST DESTINATION TOTAL TOURIST DESTINATION AVERAGE DATES
Nonresidents 26,106
5% of surveyed countries
1,631.62
5 times less than average
2004
Nonresidents > Per capita 448.38 per 1 million people
2 times more than average
2004
Nonresidents per million 449.64
2 times more than average
2004
Residents 23,976
2% of surveyed countries
1,844.31
9 times less than average
2004
Residents > Per capita 128.25 per 1 million people
62% less than average
2004
Residents per million 127.07
64% less than average
2004

Citation

"Tourist destination Patent applications Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Tourist-destinations/Industry/Patent-applications