Indian Copyright Statistics-May to July 2021

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A compilation of the statistics for the Indian copyright applications during the months of May-July 2021, is given below.

MAY AND JUNE  2021

In the month of June 2021 there has been an increase of 1865% in the total number of copyright applications filed, as compared to the month of May 2021. A total of 121 applications were filed in May 2021 and a total of 2378 filed in June 2021.  The majority of applications were filed for literary/ dramatic works and artistic work.

Sr.NoType of WorkNumber of Applications Filed in the Month of May 2021Number of Applications Filed in the Month of June 2021Change Percentage Change
1Literary/ Dramatic Work2513791354Increase of 5416%
2Artistic Work90557467Increase of 519%
3Cinematograph Work021 21Increase of 21%
4Sound Recording3219216Increase of 7200%
5Software3184181Increase of 6033%
6Music01818Increase of 18%
Total12123782257Increase of 1865%

JUNE AND JULY 2021

In the month of July 2021 there has been an increase of 41% in the total number of copyright applications filed, as compared to the month of June 2021. A total of 2378 applications were filed in June 2021 and a total of 3364 filed in July 2021.  The majority of applications were filed for literary/ dramatic works in both June and July.

Sr.NoType of WorkNumber of Applications Filed in the Month of June 2021Number of Applications Filed in the Month of July 2021Change Percentage Change
1Literary/ Dramatic Work13791889510Increase of 37%
2Artistic Work557762205Increase of 36%
3Cinematograph Work21 221Increase of 4.76%
4Sound Recording219495276Increase of 126%
5Software18416519Decrease of 10%
6Music183113Increase of 72%
Total23783364986Increase of 41%

 

Authored and compiled by Neharika Vhatkar (Associate, BananaIP Counsels) and Swastika Sengupta (Legal Intern)

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