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Patent applications filed by business enterprises in Finland by region in 2000-2004

Region 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
No. % No. % No. % No. % No. %
Uusimaa 733 38.5 611 34.3 577 35.2 591 39.2 582 37.1
Itä-Uusimaa 28 1.5 23 1.3 18 1.1 14 0.9 14 0.9
Varsinais-Suomi 163 8.6 151 8.5 140 8.5 128 8.5 114 7.3
Satakunta 51 2.7 55 3.1 68 4.2 46 3.1 49 3.1
Kanta-Häme 31 1.6 34 1.9 28 1.7 21 1.4 20 1.3
Pirkanmaa 287 15.1 311 17.5 248 15.1 222 14.7 233 14.9
Päijät-Häme 57 3.0 53 3.0 52 3.2 38 2.5 50 3.2
Kymenlaakso 31 1.6 36 2.0 34 2.1 16 1.1 21 1.3
South Karelia 12 0.6 16 0.9 24 1.5 24 1.6 38 2.4
Etelä-Savo 30 1.6 18 1.0 25 1.5 13 0.9 15 1.0
Pohjois-Savo 26 1.4 47 2.6 39 2.4 28 1.9 32 2.0
North Karelia 31 1.6 22 1.2 18 1.1 33 2.2 21 1.3
Central Finland 109 5.7 135 7.6 93 5.7 82 5.4 123 7.8
South Ostrobothnia 16 0.8 19 1.1 18 1.1 16 1.1 13 0.8
Ostrobothnia 34 1.8 24 1.3 41 2.5 37 2.5 51 3.3
Central Ostrobothnia 9 0.5 14 0.8 4 0.2 11 0.7 2 0.1
North Ostrobothnia 163 8.6 137 7.7 122 7.4 113 7.5 108 6.9
Kainuu 12 0.6 5 0.3 8 0.5 7 0.5 5 0.3
Lapland 18 1.5 14 0.8 5 0.3 7 0.5 11 0.7
Åland 2 0.1 2 0.1 - - - - 1 0.1
Domestic total 1,843 96.8 1,727 97.0 1,562 95.4 1,447 96.1 1,503 95.9
Foreign 59 3.1 - - 39 2.4 51 3.4 55 3.5
Unknown 2 0.1 53 3.0 32 2.0 8 0.5 9 0.6
Total 1,904 100.0 1,780 100.0 1,638 100.0 1,506 100.0 1,567 100.0

by inventor's address


Last updated 21.12.2005

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2004, Patent applications filed by business enterprises in Finland by region in 2000-2004 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2004/pat_2004_2005-12-21_tau_004_en.html