Where else can I find patent-related statistics?

IP5 offices

Statistics from the IP5 offices

- European Patent Office (EPO)
- Japan Patent Office (JPO)
- Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO)
- National Intellectual Property Administration of the People's Republic of China (CNIPA)
- United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

can be found in the IP5 statistics reports. The reports also provide an overview of the key IP5 statistical indicators.


The WIPO website provides patent and PCT statistics.


The OECD's work on patents covers various patent indicators reflecting trends in innovative activity across a wide range of OECD and non-OECD countries, with six main sections: EPO, USPTO and JPO patent families; patenting at national, regional and international level; patenting in selected technology areas; patents by institutional sector; international co-operation in patenting; European and international patent citations.