IP Report 2021 - Patents' Data Visualisation

Key findings from the IP Report 2021 for Patents are:

  • In 2020, 29 293 standard patent applications were received in Australia, including divisional applications.
  • 13 122 standard patent applications were filed from the United States of America for the Australian market – the largest country of origin.
  • Medical technology was the largest source of standard patent applications by technology – 3 701 applications were received.

  • This Tableau visualisation enables users to look further into the data on Patents presented in the 2021 IP Report.

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