Patent Applications (Residents) fell 21.7% to 144 in Azerbaijan in 2016

Patent Applications (Residents)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Azerbaijan | May 17, 2019
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Patent applications of residents reached 144 in 2016 in Azerbaijan, according to World Bank. This is 21.7 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, patent applications of residents in Azerbaijan reached an all time high of 287 in 2007 and an all time low of 144 in 2012. When compared to Azerbaijan's main peers, patent applications of residents in Azerbaijan amounted to 144, 96.0 in Georgia, 14,930 in Iran and 26,795 in Russia in 2016.

Azerbaijan has been ranked 64th within the group of 114 countries we follow in terms of patent applications of residents, 13 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention, a product or a process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem.

Patent Applications (Residents) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Armenia 121 137 125 121 113
Azerbaijan 193 144 156 168 184 ...
China 415,829 535,313 704,936 801,135 968,252
Georgia 138 139 114 110 99.0
Germany 46,986 46,620 47,353 48,154 47,384
Iran 11,529 10,622 11,305 13,683 ...
Iraq ... ... ... ... ... ... 335 ...
Japan 287,580 287,013 271,731 265,959 258,839
Pakistan ... 92.0 96.0 151 146 209
Russia 26,495 28,701 28,765 24,072 29,269
Turkey 3,885 4,434 4,392 4,766 5,352
Turkmenistan ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA 247,750 268,782 287,831 285,096 288,335