World Intellectual Property Organization

Statistical Country Profiles

Grenada

Population (Million): 0.11 (2012) (Rank = 180)

Gross Domestic Product (Billion US$)(Constant 2005 US$ (PPP)): 0.98 (2012) (Rank = 162)

IP Filings (Resident + Abroad, Including Regional) and Economy
Year Patent Trademark Industrial Design GDP (Constant 2005 US$)
1998       0.73
1999       0.80
2000       0.83
2001       0.81
2002       0.84
2003       0.92
2004       0.91
2005       1.04
2006       0.99
2007       1.05
2008       1.06
2009       0.99
2010       0.98
2011       0.99
2012       0.98
Patent Applications
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
1998            
1999            
2000            
2001            
2002            
2003         1 135
2004            
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2006            
2007         2 122
2008         2 123
2009         1 134
2010            
2011         1 153
2012            
Patent Applications by Top Fields of Technology (1998 - 2012)
Field of Technology Share
Civil engineering 42.86
Environmental technology 14.29
Electrical machinery, apparatus, energy 9.52
Measurement 4.76
Control 4.76
Pharmaceuticals 4.76
Basic materials chemistry 4.76
Materials, metallurgy 4.76
Handling 4.76
Mechanical elements 4.76
Others 0.01
Patent Grants
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
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2010         1 122
2011            
2012         1 125
Utility Model Applications
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
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Trademark Applications
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
1998            
1999            
2000            
2001            
2002         15 115
2003         15 132
2004         1 145
2005            
2006            
2007         3 155
2008            
2009            
2010         2 172
2011         2 181
2012         13 173
Trademark Registrations
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
1998            
1999            
2000            
2001            
2002            
2003         2 145
2004            
2005            
2006            
2007         2 155
2008            
2009            
2010         2 170
2011         3 170
2012         2 179
Industrial Design Applications
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
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Industrial Design Registrations
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
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International Applications via WIPO Administered Treaties
Year PCT System Rank Madrid System Rank Hague System Rank
1998            
1999            
2000            
2001            
2002 1 86        
2003            
2004            
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2008 1 105        
2009            
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PCT National Phase Entry (Direct and via Regional Office)
Year Resident Rank Non-Resident Rank Abroad Rank
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2006            
2007         1 107
2008         1 109
2009         1 106
2010            
2011         1 115
2012            
Source: WIPO statistics database. Last updated : 03/2014
The statistics are based on data collected from IP offices or extracted from the PATSTAT database (for statistics by field of technology). Data might be missing for some years and offices or may be incomplete for some origins. The data relating to population and gross domestic product (GDP) are from the UN Statistics Division and the World Bank.
A resident filing refers to an application filed in the country by its own resident; whereas a non-resident filing refers to the one filed by a foreign applicant. An abroad filing refers to an application filed by this country's resident at a foreign office.
Where an office provides total filings without breaking them down into resident and non-resident filings, WIPO divides the total count using the historical share of resident filings at that office.
IP filings and Economy lists patent, trademark and industrial design filings worldwide by applicants from this country (resident + abroad).
One filing at the Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO), the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), the Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP) or the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) is treated as equavalent of multiple abroad filings at each member state; whereas one filing at the European Patent Office (EPO) or the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) is counted as one abroad filing due to lack of information on designation.
Contact information: Economics and Statistics Division, WIPO. Tel.: +41-22-338-91-11, email: Ipstats.mail@wipo.int.

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