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Total Patents per 100,000 people 1996 to 2016

RankStateFIPS CodePatents per 100,000 Persons
1Idaho1600085.3
2Vermont5000076.4
3California0600072.5
4Massachusetts2500072.0
5Minnesota2700066.2
6Washington5300061.8
7Connecticut0900057.2
8Oregon4100056.4
9New Hampshire3300055.3
10Colorado0800049.3
11Delaware1000047.7
12New Jersey3400047.3
13Michigan2600044.0
14New York3600038.0
14Wisconsin5500038.0
16Utah4900037.9
17Illinois1700034.7
18Rhode Island4400034.0
19Arizona0400033.3
20Ohio3900032.5
21Texas4800030.9
22Pennsylvania4200028.9
23Maryland2400028.6
24North Carolina3700027.9
25Indiana1800026.5
26Iowa1900025.8
27Kansas2000022.8
28Nevada3200022.6
29Georgia1300020.8
30Florida1200019.6
31New Mexico3500019.5
32Virginia5100018.9
33Missouri2900017.5
34South Carolina4500016.4
35Tennessee4700015.7
36District of Columbia1100015.4
37Oklahoma4000015.0
38Nebraska3100014.8
39Wyoming5600014.3
40Montana3000014.1
41North Dakota3800013.4
42Maine2300012.8
43Kentucky2100012.5
44South Dakota4600011.4
45Alabama010009.5
45Louisiana220009.5
47Hawaii150008.6
48West Virginia540007.4
49Arkansas050007.3
50Alaska020007.2
51Mississippi280006.1

Data Source: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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