South Africa South Africa: Patent applications, residents


The data set "Patent applications, residents" for South Africa 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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South Africa is #38 in the world.

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South Africa has a world share of 0.0%.

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Patent applications, residents
889
Patent applications, nonresidents 6,608

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 53,491,333
Area (sq. km) 1,219,090.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 294,840,648,284
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 5,274