Four Office Statistics Report 2008

Four offices statistical report 2008 cover

Table of contents

The following links take you to specific chapters in the report.


1. Definition of terms

2. The Four Offices

3. Worldwide patenting activity

4. Patent activity at the Four Offices

5. The Four Offices and the Patent Cooperation Treaty

6. Other work

Annex 1: Definitions for offices expenditures

Annex 2: Definitions for statistics on procedures

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Annex 3: Glossary of patent related terms

Statistical data for reviewing and/or downloading

Full report

Should you wish to browse in the complete document, please download the Four Office Statistics Report 2008 (Revised version, October 2010)