Which Country Accepts the Most Trademark Applications?

Trademark Applications (Total), 2014 or latest
Telcos & Hi-Tech | February 22, 2018
Excel Sheet

Based on a comparison of 136 countries in 2014, China ranked the highest in trademark applications with 2,104,534 followed by USA and India. On the other end of the scale was Comoros with 1.00, Equatorial Guinea with 7.00 and Guinea Bissau with 14.0.

Total trademark applications reached 4,886,846 in 2014 in the World according to World Bank. This is 5.69 % more than in the previous year and 44.5 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total trademark applications reached an all time high of 4,886,846 in 2014 and an all time low of 624,433 in 1981. The average annual growth amounted to 6.10 % since 1960.

The top ranked country, China, accounted for 43.1 % of trademark applications in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 54.6 % share while the ten largest countries some 71.5 % in 2014.

Data for more countries are available at Trademark Applications (Total) indicator page.