Jamaica - Patent applications

Patent applications, nonresidents

Patent applications, nonresidents in Jamaica was 93.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 48 years was 157.00 in 2007, while its lowest value was 13.00 in 1965.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), World Intellectual Property Indicators and www.wipo.int/econ_stat. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.

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Year Value
1963 21.00
1965 13.00
1972 145.00
1973 153.00
1974 117.00
1975 90.00
1976 98.00
1977 53.00
1978 74.00
1979 67.00
1983 93.00
1984 93.00
1987 101.00
1990 77.00
1991 39.00
1992 59.00
1993 64.00
1994 60.00
1995 54.00
1996 77.00
1997 61.00
2000 90.00
2001 72.00
2002 54.00
2003 41.00
2004 61.00
2005 59.00
2006 132.00
2007 157.00
2008 121.00
2009 110.00
2010 142.00
2011 93.00

Patent applications, residents

The latest value for Patent applications, residents in Jamaica was 20.00 as of 2011. Over the past 48 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 114.00 in 1965 and 2.00 in 1974.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), World Intellectual Property Indicators and www.wipo.int/econ_stat. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.

See also:

Year Value
1963 77.00
1965 114.00
1972 7.00
1973 4.00
1974 2.00
1975 2.00
1976 6.00
1977 9.00
1978 10.00
1979 6.00
1983 15.00
1984 10.00
1987 3.00
1990 4.00
1991 4.00
1992 6.00
1993 9.00
1994 6.00
1995 7.00
1996 2.00
1997 9.00
2000 11.00
2001 4.00
2002 15.00
2003 9.00
2004 11.00
2005 10.00
2006 21.00
2007 6.00
2008 15.00
2009 17.00
2010 14.00
2011 20.00

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Technology