Bosnia and Herzegovina - Patent applications

Patent applications, nonresidents

Patent applications, nonresidents in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 2.00 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 346.00 in 2004, while its lowest value was 2.00 in 2014.

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), WIPO Patent Report: Statistics on Worldwide Patent Activity. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.

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Year Value
1999 105.00
2000 242.00
2001 309.00
2003 242.00
2004 346.00
2005 306.00
2006 162.00
2008 12.00
2010 9.00
2011 12.00
2012 14.00
2013 22.00
2014 2.00

Patent applications, residents

The latest value for Patent applications, residents in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 41.00 as of 2014. Over the past 15 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 66.00 in 2005 and 2.00 in 2012.

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), WIPO Patent Report: Statistics on Worldwide Patent Activity. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.

See also:

Year Value
1999 23.00
2000 31.00
2001 52.00
2003 32.00
2004 50.00
2005 66.00
2006 55.00
2008 59.00
2010 56.00
2011 43.00
2012 2.00
2013 7.00
2014 41.00

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Technology