Other reports and statistics
This report published by Statistics Norway in July 2016 shows a large increase in number of patent applications.
The Norwegian Industrial Property Office (NIPO) received 1 805 patent applications in 2015, an increase of 15 per cent compared to 2014. Number of applications is at the same level as in 2010 and has varied the latest years.
NIPO's annual report gives an overview of how many, and what kind of application NIPO has received and examined over the latest years.