October 2019 | No. 10/2019


World Intellectual Property Indicators 2019

The 2019 edition of the World Intellectual Property Indicators report is now available in English at:


This authoritative annual report analyzes IP activity around the globe.  Drawing on 2018 filing, registration and renewals statistics from national and regional IP offices and WIPO, it covers patents, utility models, trademarks, industrial designs, microorganisms, plant variety protection and geographical indications.  This year’s edition also draws on survey data and industry sources to give a picture of activity in the publishing industry.  The report includes around 180 indicators covering data for 160 IP offices around the world.

Highlights from the World Intellectual Property Indicators have been published in Press Release PR/2019/838 at: