FOI release

Number of patents granted 1993 to 2012 by gender of applicant

Request for number of UK patents were granted in the period 1993 to 2012 inclusive and a figure for how many of the patent holders were female.



Provides information held by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) on the number of patents granted between 1993 and 2012 inclusive. Information on gender of patent holders is not held.

This information has been released by the IPO under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.