Patents granted in Finland, and patents in force at the end of the year

Finland acceded to the European Patent Convention on 1 March 1996.

Year

Patents granted by PRH

In force at the
end of the year
European patents
validated in Finland
In force at the
end of the year
2016 815 7 818 5 956 41 160
2015 931 8 217 5 121 40 268
2014 786 8 606 4 724 39 584
2013 711 9 455 5 164 38 336
2012 835 10 372 5 249 37 571
2011 841 11 119 4 764 36 003
2010 923 12 216 4 644 34 406
2009 1 055 13 401 4 556 33 893
2008 998 14 168 5 245 32 859
2007 921 14 604 5 478 29 918
2006 1 059 17 076 6 469 26 269
2005 1 757 17 846 5 639 21 625
2004 2 075 18 234 5 759 17 825
2003 2 402 18 601 6 266 13 362
2002 2 056 19 110 4 259 7 808
2001 2 047 19 043 1 833
2000 1 939 19 377 1 405
1999 1 786 19 500 710
1998 2 064 20 274 130
1997 2 298 19 878 8
1996 2 302 19 529
1995 2 347 19 202
1994 2 563 18 954
1993 2 721 18 721
1992 2 695 18 367
1991 2 683 16 629
1990 2 497 16 576
1989 2 512 14 958
1988 2 690 14 199
1987 2 672 13 126
1986 2 175 12 100
1985 2 161 11 275
1984 2 204 10 752
1983 2 224 10 179
1982 2 057 9 646
1981 2 050 9 049
1980 1 906 8 386


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