Top Foreign Countries by Number of Residents Receiving U.S. Patents: 2015, Business and Industry Statistics


Top Foreign Countries by Number of Residents Receiving U.S. Patents: 2015

(By Utility Patents Granted; Latest Year Available)

Rank in 2014

Country*

Number of Patents
in 2015

Share of All Patents
in 2015 (%)

1

Japan

54,422

16.7

2

Korea, South

20,201

6.2



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