Statistical data resources

Historical numbers of filings and grants

Summary counts of numbers of filings and grants in recent years at the IP5 Offices.

Historical numbers of grants broken down by IPC codes

Counts of numbers of grants with breakdowns by IPC classes and countries of origin.


Comparative information on main comparable fees at the IP5 Offices. These data are given without prejudice and are not guaranteed to be up to date. Official fee schedule information and associated regulations from each IP5 Office take precedence.

Economic data

Information on variables of economic interest to each of the IP5 Offices from the countries that they cover. These data are relevant to the development of patent filings and are generally obtained from sources outside the IP5 Offices.