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Appendix table 3. Domestic patent applications and domestic patents granted to enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2011

Industry Domestic applications 2011 Domestic patents 2011
Applications Number of
enterprises
Patents Number of
enterprises
Total 1261 508 647 250
C Manufacturing, total 767 245 442 144
10-12 Food industry 14 7 8 4
13-15 Textile, clothing, leather and footwear industry 7 5    
16-17 Wood and paper industry 95 13 29 9
19-22 Chemical industry 62 29 17 12
24-25, 28-30 Metal and engineering industry 455 114 296 77
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 90 46 66 28
Other manufacturing 44 31 26 14
D, E Electricity, gas and water supply 9 6    
F Construction 38 28 8 7
G Wholesale and retail trade 51 39 21 17
J Information and communication 67 41 33 23
72 Scientific research and development 110 24 39 12
M Professional, scientific and technical activities (excl. 72) 122 76 73 31
Other industries 97 49 31 16

Source: Patenting 2011. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Mervi Niemi 09 1734 3263, Kari-Pekka Niemi 09 1734 3399, tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 1.11.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2011, Appendix table 3. Domestic patent applications and domestic patents granted to enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2011 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2011/pat_2011_2012-11-01_tau_003_en.html