Statistical overview of European publications for 2013/2014

Please note that publications of 31 December 2014 (= week 01/2015) are included in these statistics 

  2013 2014 2014 vs. 2013
Weekly av. Cumul Jan-Dec Weekly av. Cumul Jan-Dec  
EP-A Documents   Week 1 to week 52  
EP-A1 1 012 52 634 1 060 55 096 4,7%
EP-A2  365 18 970  284 14 780 -22,1%
EP-A3  336 17 483  358 18 620 6,5%
EP-A1 & A2 1 377 71 604 1 344 69 876 -2,4%
EP-A8 & A9  8  434  7  377 -13,1%
EP-A1/(EP-A1 & A2) 73,5% 78,8% 5,3%
PCT Documents
Printed PCT Art. 153(4) EPC  376 19 540  391 20 314 4,0%
PCT not republished Art. 153(3) EPC 1 298 67 485 1 380 71 771 6,4%
All PCT / (all EP-A1 & A2)   62,6%   65,0% 2,4%
EP-B Documents
EP-B1 & B2 1 301 67 661 1 255 65 251 -3,6%
EP-B8 & B9  26 1 328  20 1 041 -21,6%
EP-B3  1  36  1  41 13,9%
All EP-B 1 327 69 025 1 276 66 333 -3,9%
All Documents
EP-A & EP-B published by EPO 3 049 158 546 2 985 155 206 -2,1%
All EP-A & EP-B inc. PCT 4 347 226 031 4 365 226 977 0,4%

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