Patent Applications (Residents) rose 6.16% to 1,552 in Denmark in 2016

Patent Applications (Residents)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Denmark | May 17, 2019
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Patent applications of residents reached 1,552 in 2016 in Denmark, according to World Bank. This is 6.16 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, patent applications of residents in Denmark reached an all time high of 1,877 in 2004 and an all time low of 787 in 1971. When compared to Denmark's main peers, patent applications of residents in Germany amounted to 48,480, 2,290 in Netherlands, 1,227 in Norway and 2,032 in Sweden in 2016.

Denmark has been ranked 25th within the group of 114 countries we follow in terms of patent applications of residents, 1 places above 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
Austria 2,154 2,258 2,162 2,092 2,205
Belgium 636 755 715 889 949
Denmark 1,574 1,406 1,341 1,377 1,462
Finland 1,650 1,698 1,596 1,419 1,289
France 14,655 14,540 14,690 14,500 14,306
Germany 46,986 46,620 47,353 48,154 47,384
Iceland 50.0 37.0 33.0 51.0 40.0
Netherlands 2,585 2,375 2,315 2,294 2,207
Norway 1,122 1,009 1,101 1,106 1,153
Poland 3,879 4,410 4,237 3,941 4,676
Russia 26,495 28,701 28,765 24,072 29,269
Sweden 2,004 2,288 2,332 1,984 2,038
United Kingdom 15,343 15,370 14,972 15,196 14,867