Japan Japan: Patent applications, residents


The data set "Patent applications, residents" for Japan contains data from the year 1963 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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Japan is #3 in the world.

World share for Japan

Japan has a world share of 13.7%.

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More data for Japan

In our database there are 26,195 data sets for Japan. Here is a selection of some more data for Japan.

Patents Daten

Data set Value
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Patent applications, residents
258,839
Patent applications, nonresidents 59,882

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 126,818,019
Area (sq. km) 377,962.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 4,939,383,909,875
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 38,894