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Appendix table 6. European patents validated in Finland by IPC-section and resident country of assignee, 2010

Resident country
of assignee
Total of patents A: Human necessities B:Performing operations, transporting C: Chemistry, metallurgy D: Textiles, paper E: Fixed constructions F: Mechanical engineering G:Physics H:Electricity
Total of countries 4644 962 706 1196 184 165 242 433 756
Finland 132 17 32 16 9 9 5 16 28
United States 1062 239 84 297 31 13 37 116 245
Germany 969 149 206 200 87 55 85 82 105
Switzerland 351 116 69 108 2 4 16 23 13
France 308 53 51 111 3 5 19 31 35
Japan 262 31 34 66 12 1 9 29 80
Great Britain 207 50 26 78   5 6 23 19
Italy 203 53 55 52 4 9 7 6 17
Sweden 186 32 28 33 15 23 16 12 27
Netherlands 130 35 19 34 5 4 4 17 12
Belgium 97 17 11 41 2 7 7 8 4
Denmark 95 25 7 38 2 3 6 6 8
Republic of Korea 93 3 1 6       21 62
Austria 87 18 32 11 5 8 5 4 4
Canada 58 9 4 8   1 3 7 26
Total of other countries 404 115 47 97 7 18 17 32 71

Source: Patenting 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 3.11.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2010, Appendix table 6. European patents validated in Finland by IPC-section and resident country of assignee, 2010 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2010/pat_2010_2011-11-03_tau_006_en.html