Weekly Patent and Industrial Design Statistics – 27th May 2022 to 3rd June 2022

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 3rd of June 2022. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm.


A total of 1,442 patent applications have been published in the 22nd issue of the Patent Journal, 2022. Out of the 1,442 applications published in the journal,414 applications account for early publications while 1,028 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A total of 708 applications have been granted last week as compared to 568 grants in the week preceding the last thereby marking a increase of about 24.65%

Early Publications

City Previous Week This Week Percentage of change
Delhi 85 108 27.06% increase
Mumbai 82 95 15.85% increase
Chennai 231 209 9.52% decrease
Kolkata 1 2 100% increase
Total 399 414 3.76% increase

Ordinary Publications

City Previous Week This Week Percentage of change
Delhi 215 150 30.23% decrease
Mumbai 178
182 2.25% increase
Chennai 238 622 161.34% increase
Kolkata 67 74 10.45% increase
Total 698 1,028 47.28% increase


A total of 1,054 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.

City No. of FER Issued
Delhi 421
Mumbai 197
Chennai 358
Kolkata 78
Total 1,054

Publications under Grant

City Previous Week This Week Percentage of change
Delhi 219 25215.07% increase
Mumbai 104 111 6.73% increase
Chennai 174 257 47.7% increase
Kolkata 71 88 23.94% increase
Total 568 708 24.65% increase

Number of Applications published based on ‘Applicant City’

Of the total 1,442 patent applications published in the journal last week, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata have contributed a total of 267 applications. The total applications from each of the previously mentioned cities are as follows – 31 applications from Delhi, 91 applications from Mumbai, 28 applications from Pune, 40 applications from Bangalore, 47 applications from Chennai, 26 applications from Hyderabad and 4 applications for Kolkata.

List of Cities 1st of January till date 27th May 2022 to 3rd June 2022
Delhi 607 31
Mumbai 740 91
Pune 588 28
Bangalore 844 40
Chennai 1,050 47
Hyderabad 592 26
Kolkata 196 4


Particulars No. of Applications
Total early publications 8,683
Total ordinary publications 19,112
Total applications published 27,795
Total grants in Delhi 4,804
Total grants in Mumbai 2,088
Total grants in Chennai 4,763
Total grants in Kolkata 1,739
Total Grants 13,394
Total applications examined 30,519


The design office has registered a total of  155 designs this week. The total designs registered from the 1st of January 2022 till date now adds to a total of 7,540 applications.
  • Total designs registered in the last to last Week: 367
  • Total designs registered this Week: 155
Total designs registered from the 1st of January 2022 till date: 7,540
Data compiled by Mahasweta Bhattacharjee, Junior Patent Associate, BananaIP Counsels

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