Countries of inventors of Apple US patents

10369 inventors at Apple’s filed 24213 US patents between 1976 and 2020. These Apple’s inventors belong to 73 different countries.

The donut chart below shares the percentage contribution of inventors from the top ten countries in Apple’s US patent filing.

Countries of Inventors of Apple’s US Patents

CountryInventorPatent% of Inventors
United States Of America869710988983.88
Canada24224782.33
Israel22017872.12
China21523692.07
Germany20012351.93
United Kingdom14611921.41
France927300.89
Taiwan815260.78
Japan686100.66
Korea (South)6616360.64
India592180.57
New Zealand31670.30
Russian Federation238360.22
Finland231270.22
Switzerland221030.21
Austria21730.20
Australia201610.19
Singapore19780.18
Sweden161120.15
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)14930.14
Czech Republic12410.12
Italy11210.11
Ireland101200.10
Denmark8390.08
Spain790.07
Netherlands690.06
Philippines4440.04
United Arab Emirates4380.04
Somalia490.04
Malaysia460.04
South Africa440.04
Norway3100.03
Turkey360.03
Poland2320.02
Iran1120.01
Mexico130.01
Belgium120.01
Greece120.01
Brazil120.01
Saudi Arabia120.01
Slovakia110.01
Viet Nam110.01
North Korea110.01
Estonia110.01
Croatia110.01
Serbia110.01
Updated on August 6, 2021

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