The EPO's PATSTAT has become a point of reference in the field of patent intelligence and statistics. It helps you perform sophisticated statistical analyses of bibliographical and legal event patent data.
PATSTAT contains bibliographical and legal event patent data from leading industrialised and developing countries. This is extracted from the EPO’s databases and is either provided as bulk data or can be consulted online.
With PATSTAT you can:
identify business opportunities
see what your competitors are doing
monitor trends in technology
The PATSTAT product line forms a unique basis for conducting sophisticated analyses of bibliographic and legal event data. It has become a standard in the field of patent intelligence and statistics.
The PATSTAT product line consists of two individual databases. They are available as a bulk data set or via PATSTAT Online, a web-based interface to the databases. With PATSTAT Online, you can run queries in the databases, conduct statistical analyses, visualise the data and download it for offline use.
PATSTAT Global contains bibliographical data relating to more than 100 million patent documents from leading industrialised and developing countries. It also includes the legal event data from more than 40 patent authorities contained in the EPO worldwide legal event data (INPADOC).
PATSTAT EP Register
This database contains bibliographic and legal event data on published European and Euro-PCT patent applications.