• HOME
  • Announcements
  • Obtaining IP Rights
  • JPO Activities
  • Statistics ⁄ References
  • About JPO
  • FAQs

Main content starts here.

JPO Status Report 2016 chart data files

Part 1

Chart No.

Chart Title

Page

Chart 1

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 19KB)

10

Chart 2

Changes in the Number of Requests for Examination (2006-2015) (Excel : 18KB)

10

Chart 3

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications, Requests for Examination, Patent Registrations, etc. by Filing Year (1990-2015) (Excel : 21KB)

11

Chart 4

Changes in the Number of PCT International Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 17KB)

12

Chart 5

Number of Patent Applications by Country of Origin of Applicant (Top 10 Countries/Regions) (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

13

Chart 6

Top 10 Companies that Registered Patents Most (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

14

Chart 7

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications Filed by Universities, etc. in Japan (2004-2015) (Excel : 21KB)

15

Chart 8

Top 10 Universities, etc. that Registered Patents Most (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

15

Chart 9

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 21KB)

16

Chart 10

Changes in the Number of Patent Registrations in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 22KB)

16

Chart 11

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications Filed with the IP5 Offices (2010-2015) (Excel : 19KB)

17

Chart 12

Changes in the Number of PCT Contracting States and PCT International Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 19KB)

18

Chart 13

Changes in the Number of PCT International Applications by Country of Residence of Applicant (2011-2015) and Its Ratio (2015) (Excel : 26KB)

18

Chart 14

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications from Japan to Foreign IP Offices (2005-2014) (Excel : 18KB)

19

Chart 15

Changes in the Number of Patent Applications Filed with Major IP Offices by Japanese Applicants (2010-2015) (Excel : 22KB)

20

Chart 16

Changes in the Global Application Rate (2009-2013) (Excel : 21KB)

21

Chart 17

Changes in the Number of Utility Model Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 18KB)

22

Chart 18

Changes in the Number of Reports of Technical Opinion as to Registrability of Utility Models (2006-2015) (Excel : 18KB)

22

Chart 19

Number of Utility Model Applications by Country of Origin of Applicant (Top 5 Countries/Regions)(2015) (Excel : 11KB)

23

Chart 20

Changes in the Number of Design Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 18KB)

24

Chart 21

Changes in the Number of Design Registrations (2006-2015) (Excel : 18KB)

25

Chart 22

Number of Design Applications by Country of Origin of Applicant (Top 10 Countries/Regions) (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

26

Chart 23

Top 10 Companies that Registered Designs Most (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

27

Chart 24

Changes in the Number of Design Applications in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 20KB)

28

Chart 25

Changes in the Number of Design Registrations in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 16KB)

28

Chart 26

Changes in the Number of Design Applications Filed with Major IP Offices (2010-2015) (Excel : 23KB)

29

Chart 27

Changes in the Number of Design Applications Filed with Major IP Offices by Japanese Applicants (2010-2014) (Excel : 19KB)

30

Chart 28

Changes in the Number of Trademark Applications (2006-2015) (Excel : 19KB)

31

Chart 29

Changes in the Number of Trademark Registrations (2006-2015) (Excel : 20KB)

32

Chart 30

Number of Trademark Applications by Country of Origin of Applicant (Top 10 Countries/Regions) (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

33

Chart 31

Top 10 Companies that Registered Trademarks Most (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

34

Chart 32

Changes in the Number of Trademark Applications in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 21KB)

35

Chart 33

Changes in the Number of Trademark Registrations in the World (2005-2014) (Excel : 22KB)

35

Chart 34

Changes in the Number of Trademark Applications Filed with Major IP Offices (2010-2014) (Excel : 19KB)

36

Chart 35

Changes in the Number of Trademark Applications Filed with Major IP Offices by Japanese Applicants (2010-2015) (Excel : 20KB)

37

Chart 36

Changes in the Number of Requests for Appeal against Examiner's Decision of Refusal (2006-2015) (Excel : 19KB)

38

Chart 37

Changes in the Number of Requests for Trial for Invalidation (2006-2015) (Excel : 22KB)

39

Chart 38

Changes in the Number of Requests for Trial for Correction (2006-2015) (Excel : 20KB)

39

Chart 39

Changes in the Number of Opposition Filings (Trademarks, counted by trademark right) (2006-2015) (Excel : 20KB)

40

Chart 40

Changes in the Number of Requests for Trial for Rescission of Trademark Registration (2006-2015) (Excel : 20KB)

40

Chart 41

Number of Lawsuits (2015) (Excel : 11KB)

41

Chart 42

Number of Court Judgements (2015) (Excel : 12KB)

41

Part 2

Chart No.

Chart Title

Page

Chart 1

Changes in the Average FA Pendency

44

Chart 2

Changes in the Number of FAs and Patent Grants (Excel : 10KB)

44

Chart 3

Changes in the Number of Requests for Accelerated Examination (Excel : 16KB)

46

Chart 4

Results of FY2015 User Satisfaction Survey (Excel : 19KB)

48

Chart 5

Collective Examination for IP Portfolio Supporting Business Strategy (Excel : 59KB)

51

Chart 6

Outline of Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) (Excel : 376KB)

53

Chart 7

Actual Records of Examiner Exchange Programs (accumulative total from April 2000 to the end of December 2015) (Excel : 204KB)

54

Chart 8

Outline of the US-JP Collaborative Search Pilot Program (Excel : 106KB)

55

Chart 9

Changes in the Average FA Pendency (Excel : 17KB)

56

Chart 10

Changes in the Number of FAs and Decisions of Registration (Excel : 19KB)

56

Chart 11

Changes in the Average FA Pendency (Excel : 14KB)

60

Chart 12

Changes in the Number of FAs and Decisions of Registration (Excel : 15KB)

60

Chart 13

Number of Applications for Non-Traditional Trademarks (as of the end of Dec. 2015) (Excel : 25KB)

62

Chart 14

Status of Proceedings in 2015 (Excel : 18KB)

65

Chart 15

Dossier Information Sharing System (Excel : 89KB)

79

Chart 16

Services of Patent Information Provision (Excel : 32KB)

80

Chart 17

Homepage (Excel : 708KB)

81

Chart 18

Comprehensive Consultation Services Including for Trade Secrets (Excel : 93KB)

83

Chart 19

Outline of the Plan for Optimization of Operations and Systems of the JPO (Excel : 138KB)

88

[Last updated 31 August 2016]

Contact

Policy Planning and Research Division

Policy Planning and Coordination Department

Japan Patent Office (JPO)

E-mail:PA0920@jpo.go.jp