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Emerging markets: 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 EMERGING MARKETS TOTAL EMERGING MARKETS AVERAGE DATES
Nonresidents 131,296
27% of surveyed countries
7,294.22
9% less than average
2004
Nonresidents > Per capita 55.07 per 1 million people
4 times less than average
2004
Nonresidents per million 54.53
4 times less than average
2004
Residents 109,563
12% of surveyed countries
6,444.88
3 times less than average
2004
Residents > Per capita 38.38 per 1 million people
5 times less than average
2004
Residents per million 38.35
5 times less than average
2004

Citation

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