Patents by regions

This dataset includes statistics on patent counts by regions where EPO and PCT filings are presented according to the region of the inventors/applicants residence (Territorial Level 3), including total patents and selected technology domains such as ICT, nanotechnology, biotechnology as well as environment-related technologies. Reference regions are available by inventor’s country of residence and applicants country of residents. Data are presented from 1978 onwards.

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Keywords: nanotechnology patents, ICT-related patents, applicants, EPO, environment-related technologies, statistics, inventors, TL3 region, PCT, patents, biotechnology patents