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Percent Change in Total Patents 1995 to 2015

RankStateFIPS CodePatents
1Washington53000459.0 %
2California06000303.5 %
3Nevada32000267.0 %
4Oregon41000221.4 %
5Kansas20000213.8 %
6Massachusetts25000198.1 %
7North Carolina37000191.1 %
8South Dakota46000190.9 %
9Utah49000187.9 %
10Colorado08000187.4 %
11Idaho16000178.0 %
12Vermont50000176.5 %
13Georgia13000175.0 %
14District of Columbia11000165.1 %
15Minnesota27000150.5 %
16Texas48000145.8 %
17Arizona04000145.0 %
18Virginia51000135.9 %
19Nebraska31000124.7 %
20Iowa19000121.8 %
21Arkansas05000114.7 %
22Kentucky21000110.0 %
23Michigan26000103.1 %
23South Carolina45000103.1 %
25North Dakota38000101.6 %
26New Hampshire33000101.3 %
27Florida1200099.5 %
28Hawaii1500097.6 %
29Maryland2400081.0 %
30Wisconsin5500080.8 %
31New York3600078.4 %
32Indiana1800078.0 %
33Illinois1700068.7 %
34Maine2300065.0 %
35New Jersey3400064.6 %
36New Mexico3500061.9 %
37Tennessee4700059.4 %
38Missouri2900053.1 %
39Wyoming5600050.0 %
40Rhode Island4400049.4 %
41Alabama0100044.6 %
42Ohio3900044.4 %
42Pennsylvania4200044.4 %
44Connecticut0900034.0 %
45Mississippi2800029.9 %
46Montana3000019.1 %
47Oklahoma400009.3 %
48Louisiana220008.3 %
49Alaska02000-6.1 %
50West Virginia54000-8.7 %
51Delaware10000-14.7 %

Data Source: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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