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Appendix table 6. Domestic utility model applications of enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2011 and 2012

Industry 2011 2012
Domestic applications Number of enterprises Domestic applications Number of enterprises
Total 276 203 271 204
C Manufacturing, total 163 112 164 111
10-12 Food industry 1 1 4 3
13-15 Textile, clothing, leather and footwear industry 2 2 4 4
16-17 Wood and paper industry 21 16 19 12
19-22 Chemical industry 17 15 22 18
24-25, 28-30 Metal and engineering industry 82 55 80 53
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 26 9 22 8
Other manufacturing 14 14 13 13
D, E Electricity, gas and water supply 1 1 4 2
F Construction 19 15 23 20
G Wholesale and retail trade 32 29 32 28
J Information and communication 4 4 10 9
72 Scientific research and development 4 3 2 2
M Professional, scientific and technical activities (excl. 72) 37 24 28 25
Other industries 16 15 8 7

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 6. Domestic utility model applications of enterprises and associations by industry (TOL 2008), 2011 and 2012 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2012/pat_2012_2013-10-31_tau_006_en.html