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Appendix table 3. Domestic patent applications and domestic patents granted to enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2012

Industry Domestic applications 2012 Domestic patents 2012
Applications Number of
enterprises
Patents Number of
enterprises
Total 1290 519 631 267
C Manufacturing, total 721 245 412 145
10-12 Food industry 13 6 11 3
13-15 Textile, clothing, leather and footwear industry 10 4 2 1
16-17 Wood and paper industry 105 13 31 6
19-22 Chemical industry 58 25 31 17
24-25, 28-30 Metal and engineering industry 365 118 260 78
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 121 53 52 23
Other manufacturing 49 26 25 17
D, E Electricity, gas and water supply 7 5 1 1
F Construction 105 31 49 14
G Wholesale and retail trade 56 47 25 21
J Information and communication 88 46 20 14
72 Scientific research and development 74 21 24 9
M Professional, scientific and technical activities (excl. 72) 151 77 67 41
Other industries 88 47 33 22

Source: Patenting 2012. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heidi Pirkola 09 1734 3246, Mervi Niemi 09 1734 3263, tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 31.10.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2012, Appendix table 3. Domestic patent applications and domestic patents granted to enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2012 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.3.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2012/pat_2012_2013-10-31_tau_003_en.html