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Appendix table 2. Domestic patent applications by region, 2009–2013

Region Year
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Applications
total
Applications
total
Applications
total
Applications
total
Applications
total
Regions Total 1804 1731 1646 1697 1593
Uusimaa 701 643 602 632 663
Itä-Uusimaa 1) 26 24      
Varsinais-Suomi 150 107 123 136 124
Satakunta 45 48 43 51 45
Kanta-Häme 54 32 62 42 29
PIrkanmaa 162 207 168 168 166
Päijät-Häme 63 56 41 41 37
Kymenlaakso 23 32 23 23 20
South Karelia 30 33 43 46 54
Etelä-Savo 43 35 59 71 56
Pohjois-Savo 85 83 65 57 59
North Karelia 40 37 38 45 27
Central Finland 111 115 81 86 73
South Ostrobothnia 16 28 23 29 22
Ostrobothnia 56 52 69 82 65
Central Ostrobothnia 8 8 5 10 6
North Ostrobothnia 95 109 101 93 91
Kainuu 16 14 14 9 11
Lappi 13 19 19 23 19
Åland 1 2 2   3
Unknown /
Foreign countries
67 47 65 53 28
1) Was included in the Uusimaa region 1.1.2011

Source: Patenting 2013. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heidi Pirkola 029 551 3246 , tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 23.10.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2013, Appendix table 2. Domestic patent applications by region, 2009–2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.3.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2013/pat_2013_2014-10-23_tau_002_en.html