China China: Patent applications, residents


The data set "Patent applications, residents" for China contains data from the year 1985 until 2015.
Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention - a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.
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China is #1 in the world.

World share for China

China has a world share of 51.1%.

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In our database there are 26,898 data sets for China. Here is a selection of some more data for China.

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Data set Value
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Patent applications, residents
968,252
Patent applications, nonresidents 133,612

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 1,401,586,609
Area (sq. km) 9,562,911.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 11,199,145,157,649
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,123