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No new data will be produced from these statistics.

2. Domestic patent applications by region in 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006

Region Year
2000 2002 2004 2006
Regions Total 2575 2156 2010 1813
Uusimaa 928 744 726 662
Itä-Uusimaa 39 39 20 14
Varsinais-Suomi 223 172 138 137
Satakunta 70 75 60 46
Kanta-Häme 52 58 38 39
PIrkanmaa 344 302 264 174
Päijät-Häme 80 72 62 68
Kymenlaakso 50 44 29 42
South Karelia 23 27 44 31
Etelä-Savo 60 38 34 35
Pohjois-Savo 71 75 85 77
North Karelia 46 29 33 49
Central Finland 180 147 154 154
South Ostrobothnia 30 30 30 24
Ostrobothnia 41 46 59 47
Central Ostrobothnia 12 7 3 8
North Ostrobothnia 200 144 128 110
Kainuu 34 13 16 12
Lappi 41 26 24 12
Åland 5 . 7 5
Unknown / Foreign countries 56 75 67 70

Source: Patenting 2006. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Markku Virtaharju (09) 1734 3290

Director in charge: Kaija Hovi


Updated 25.10.2007

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Patenting [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3023. 2006, 2. Domestic patent applications by region in 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pat/2006/pat_2006_2007-10-25_tau_002_en.html