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Percent Change in Total Patents 2011 to 2016

RankStateFIPS CodePatents
1Alaska0200084.4 %
2District of Columbia1100068.6 %
3Arkansas0500062.2 %
4Wyoming5600055.4 %
5Montana3000054.4 %
6Michigan2600048.8 %
7Nebraska3100048.2 %
8South Dakota4600047.2 %
9California0600045.8 %
10South Carolina4500045.1 %
11Colorado0800043.7 %
12Washington5300043.2 %
13Kentucky2100042.3 %
14Oregon4100041.1 %
15Indiana1800040.5 %
15Louisiana2200040.5 %
17Hawaii1500039.1 %
18Missouri2900038.5 %
19Massachusetts2500034.4 %
20Texas4800034.2 %
21Nevada3200032.3 %
22North Carolina3700032.2 %
23Alabama0100032.0 %
23Florida1200032.0 %
25Georgia1300031.9 %
26Arizona0400031.8 %
27Virginia5100028.3 %
28Utah4900027.7 %
29Illinois1700026.9 %
30New Hampshire3300026.6 %
31New Mexico3500026.5 %
32Maryland2400026.3 %
32New York3600026.3 %
34Wisconsin5500024.0 %
35Connecticut0900018.5 %
36Pennsylvania4200018.3 %
37Rhode Island4400017.9 %
38Kansas2000017.4 %
39Iowa1900015.7 %
40New Jersey3400013.7 %
41Tennessee4700013.1 %
42North Dakota3800012.6 %
43Minnesota2700010.5 %
44Oklahoma400009.3 %
45Ohio390007.4 %
46Mississippi280002.3 %
47West Virginia54000-5.5 %
48Vermont50000-12.3 %
49Maine23000-12.4 %
50Idaho16000-24.3 %
51Delaware10000-25.4 %

Data Source: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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