Patent applications of residents reached 21.0 in 2016 in Albania, according to World Bank. This is 50.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, patent applications of residents in Albania reached an all time high of 21.0 in 2016 and an all time low of 3.00 in 2011. When compared to Albania's main peers, patent applications of residents in Greece amounted to 606 and 10.0 in Montenegro in 2016.
Albania has been ranked 84th within the group of 114 countries we follow in terms of patent applications of residents.
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.