These statistics have been discontinued.

No new data will be produced from these statistics.

Table 2. Domestic patent applications by region in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2008

Region Year
2001 2003 2005 2007 2008
Regions Total 2390 1972 1826 1801 1798
Uusimaa 793 748 714 716 719
Itä-Uusimaa 40 28 32 34 16
Varsinais-Suomi 202 170 139 145 122
Satakunta 79 55 57 38 41
Kanta-Häme 47 38 49 35 35
PIrkanmaa 364 270 179 189 196
Päijät-Häme 73 49 51 59 64
Kymenlaakso 58 33 40 44 32
South Karelia 25 27 29 29 35
Etelä-Savo 27 27 34 34 42
Pohjois-Savo 101 56 84 70 63
North Karelia 40 47 45 34 31
Central Finland 200 131 120 110 107
South Ostrobothnia 33 24 21 23 25
Ostrobothnia 31 41 61 61 63
Central Ostrobothnia 19 13 4 5 11
North Ostrobothnia 160 135 137 106 95
Kainuu 14 9 13 7 13
Lappi 26 15 18 15 16
Åland 2 . 5 1 1
Unknown / Foreign countries 54 59 1 50 71

Source: Patenting 2008. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Ari Leppälahti (09) 1734 3237, tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 3.12.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2008, Table 2. Domestic patent applications by region in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2008 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.3.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2008/pat_2008_2009-12-03_tau_002_en.html