Weekly Patent and Industrial Design Statistics- 10th December 2021 to 17th December 2021

This week’s Patent and Design data has been compiled from the Official journal of patents and designs, published by the patent office on the 17th of December 2021. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm.


A total of 1,240 patent applications have been published in the 51st issue of the Patent Journal, 2021. Out of the 1,240 applications published in the journal, 386 applications account for early publications while 854 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A total of 491 applications have been granted last week as compared to 475 grants in the week preceding the last thereby marking a increase of about 3.37%

Early Publications

Applications Published493515132552379

Ordinary Publications

Total Registration145291455011997

TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (Previous Week): 2,080
Percentage difference: 40.38% decrease


A total of 1,458 FER’s were issued last week. Applicants and their agents can check if any of their patent applications have been examined by referring to the journal available here.

Total Number of Trademark Applications Filed336194394839449264
Total Number of Trademark Applications Examined81371147824217990
Total Number of Trademark Applications Published380922362196320210
Total Number of Trademark Applications Registered302721238147319033

Publications under Grant

Literary/Dramatic Works118981293615556
Artistic Works578149236948
Musical Works320319278
Cinematograph Works346351373
Computer Softwares167915561599
Sound Recording112617973631

Number of Applications published based on ‘Applicant City’

Of the total 1,240 patent applications published in the journal last week, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata have contributed a total of 145 applications. The total applications from each of the previously mentioned cities are as follows – 24 applications from Delhi, 41 applications from Mumbai, 13 applications from Pune, 23 applications from Bangalore, 19 applications from Chennai, 22 applications from Hyderabad and 3 applications for Kolkata.

No. of Application filed415176
No. of GI Registered22533


Total Number of Trademark Applications Filed449264
Total Number of Trademark Applications Under Examination433981
Total Number of Trademark Applications Post Examination217990
Total Number of Trademark Applications Published320210
Total Number of Trademark Applications Registered319033


The design office has registered a total of 302 designs this week. The total designs registered from the 1st of January 2021 till date now adds to a total of 11,352 applications.
  • Total designs registered in the last to last Week: 301
  • Total designs registered this Week: 302
Total designs registered from the 1st of January 2021 till date: 11,352
Data compiled by Jaya Pandey, Patent Associate, BananaIP Counsels

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