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887. Academic Patenting: Number of U.S. Universities and Colleges with Patent Awards, and Number of Academic Patent Awards



 
Year Number of universities and Number of academic
colleges with patent awards patents granted
Total Public Private Total Public Private
 
1985 111 64 47 589 311 232
1986 119 74 45 670 356 262
1987 122 70 52 819 399 363
1988 120 68 52 814 407 368
1989 147 87 60 1,228 661 526
1990 145 88 57 1,183 676 479
1991 152 94 58 1,342 798 511
1992 150 92 58 1,542 909 599
1993 159 98 61 1,620 939 648
1994 166 100 66 1,780 1,068 677
1995 164 101 63 1,879 1,191 654
1996 176 105 71 2,154 1,341 774
1997 172 106 66 2,436 1,510 880
1998 173 102 71 3,151 1,828 1,278


Source: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Technology Assessment and Forecast Report, U.S. Universities and Colleges, 1969-97 (Washington, DC: 1999); National Science Foundation, special tabulation.



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/887_academic_patenting_number_of_u_s.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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