Statistics

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Statistics 2015 This section provides statistics in Excel format for the last 10 years covering:

These statistics are based on extracts from EPASYS, the EPO's monitoring database. They cover both Euro-direct and Euro-PCT applications entering the regional phase.

All statistics are based on the first-named applicant (in the case of grants, on the first-named patentee).

European patent filings

European patent applications filed with the EPO

Granted patents

Top applicants

Please note that the consolidation process used may lead to some discrepancies with the lists in previous years.

Top patentees

Please note that the consolidation process used may lead to some discrepancies with the lists in previous years.

National data for selected countries

The files below provide an overview of key data on selected countries.

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