Australia Patent Applications: Residents

1980 - 2021 | Yearly | Unit | World Bank

Key information about Australia Patent Applications: Residents

  • Australia Patent Applications: Residents was reported at 2,966.000 Unit in Dec 2021.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 2,368.000 Unit for Dec 2020.
  • Australia Patent Applications: Residents data is updated yearly, averaging 1,958.000 Unit from Dec 1980 to 2021, with 42 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 3,061.000 Unit in 2013 and a record low of 369.000 Unit in 1982.
  • Australia Patent Applications: Residents data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank.
  • The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Governance: Technology and Innovation.

Patent applications are worldwide patent applications filed through the Patent Cooperation Treaty procedure or with a national patent office for exclusive rights for an invention--a product or process that provides a new way of doing something or offers a new technical solution to a problem. A patent provides protection for the invention to the owner of the patent for a limited period, generally 20 years.;World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), WIPO Patent Report: Statistics on Worldwide Patent Activity. The International Bureau of WIPO assumes no responsibility with respect to the transformation of these data.;Sum;

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Australia Patent Applications: Residents was reported at 2,966.000 Unit in Dec 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,966.000 2021 2,368.000 2020 369.000 1982 3,061.000 2013 Unit yearly 1980 - 2021

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Australia (Unit) 2,966.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -8,009.611 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2023
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 131,300.177 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2023
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 29.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2023
National Government Debt (USD mn) 650,929.8 2023 yearly 1999 - 2023
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 38.1 2023 yearly 1999 - 2023
Forecast: Government Expenditure (AUD bn) 1,204.174 2029 yearly 1988 - 2029
Forecast: Government Net Debt (AUD bn) 1,728.540 2028 yearly 1989 - 2028
Forecast: Government Revenue (AUD bn) 1,098.260 2028 yearly 1988 - 2028
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Revenue (AUD bn) 748.200 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Expenses (AUD bn) 771.800 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.986 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Trade Balance (USD mn) 3,294.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 29,452.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) -11.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1972 - Mar 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 4,436,553.090 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,314,102.737 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,778,195.621 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 26,157.9 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 12.3 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1972 - Mar 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 7,493,317.912 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,198,455.930 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,243.397 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2,618.609 Mar 2024 monthly Apr 1969 - Mar 2024
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 10,576.742 Mar 2024 monthly Apr 1969 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 4,987.359 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Trade Balance: Goods (AUD mn) 8,634.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2024
Trade Balance: sa: Goods (AUD mn) 5,024.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2024
Terms of Trade Index: sa (2021-2022=100) 95.100 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Export: SITC: Value: FOB: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly By Material (MG) (AUD mn) 1,716.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: SITC: Value: FOB: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (MF) (AUD mn) 14,953.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: SITC: Value: FOB: Food & Live Animals (FL) (AUD mn) 5,126.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: SITC: Value: FOB: Commodities and Transactions (CT): nec (AUD mn) 3,372.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: SITC: Value: FOB: Crude Materials, Inedible, Except Fuels (CM) (AUD mn) 15,754.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: Coal, whether or not Pulverized, but not Agglomerated (AUD mn) 7,126.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: FOB: Korea, Republic of (AUD mn) 3,369.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: FOB: Japan (AUD mn) 6,356.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: FOB: China (excl SARs and Taiwan) (AUD mn) 16,128.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: FOB: United States of America (AUD mn) 1,896.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Export: Value: FOB: India (AUD mn) 1,377.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Terms of Trade Index (2016-2017=100) 106.800 Dec 2018 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2018
Import: SITC: Value: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly By Material (MG) (AUD mn) 3,510.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: SITC: Value: Commodities and Transactions (CT): nec (AUD mn) 903.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: SITC: Value: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (MF) (AUD mn) 5,146.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: SITC: Value: Food & Live Animals (FL) (AUD mn) 1,827.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: SITC: Value: Crude Materials, Inedible, Except Fuels (CM) (AUD mn) 345.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: Value: Germany (AUD mn) 1,602.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: Value: United States of America (AUD mn) 3,993.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: Value: Japan (AUD mn) 2,322.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: Value: Singapore (AUD mn) 1,292.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Import: Value: China (AUD mn) 7,605.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -1,011.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 7,685.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 17,043.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 33,428.305 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 7.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -11,807.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 45,235.610 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 1,958,183.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 109.4 2023 yearly 1988 - 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 411,667.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 23.0 2023 yearly 1988 - 2023
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 259.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -11.131 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -571,254.379 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabi... (AUD mn) 51,326.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Secondary Income (AUD mn) -391.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (AUD mn) 2,592.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabiliti... (AUD mn) -14,675.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credits (AUD mn) 141,747.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa (AUD mn) 11,800.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Reserve Assets (AUD mn) 242.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Direct Investment (AUD mn) 27,721.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Income: Primary Income: Debits (AUD mn) -41,823.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account (AUD mn) -9,580.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Goods & Services: Goods (AUD mn) 30,210.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (AUD mn) 29,760.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (AUD mn) 574.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Liab... (AUD mn) -187,879.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Income: Primary Income: Credits (AUD mn) 25,357.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debits (AUD mn) -29,059.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Goods & Services: Services (AUD mn) 2,153.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Asse... (AUD mn) 151,988.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Income: Primary Income (AUD mn) -16,467.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Goods: Credits (AUD mn) 138,678.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Primary Income: Debits (AUD mn) -45,034.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Primary Income: Credits (AUD mn) 24,863.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Other Investment (AUD mn) -2,225.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Asset... (AUD mn) -50,751.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives (AUD mn) -35,891.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Direct Investment: in Austr... (AUD mn) 26,168.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Secondary Income: Debits (AUD mn) -3,612.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Net Errors & Omissions (AUD mn) -6,270.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account (AUD mn) 16,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Abroad (AUD mn) 1,553.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credits (AUD mn) 31,651.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Goods & Services: Services: Credits (AUD mn) 30,688.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Secondary Income: Credits (AUD mn) 3,220.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debits (AUD mn) -111,987.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Capital Account (AUD mn) -150.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (AUD mn) 12,450.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Income: Primary Income (AUD mn) -20,171.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
BOP: Current Account: sa: Goods & Services: Services: Debits (AUD mn) -28,536.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2023
External Debt: Gross (AUD mn) 2,084,046.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2018
DOT Forecast: Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.500 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
External Debt: Liabilities: Private Sector (AUD mn) 2,312,610.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1988 - Dec 2023
No of Company: Operating: End of Financial Year: All Industries (Unit) 2,589,873.000 2023 yearly 2008 - 2023
No of Company: New Registered: All Industries (Unit) 406,365.000 2023 yearly 2008 - 2023
Funds Outflow: New Zealand (AUD mn) -2,451.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Outflow: Germany (AUD mn) 1,516.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Outflow: United States of America (AUD mn) 34,816.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Outflow: Canada (AUD mn) 2,855.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Outflow: Total All Countries (AUD mn) 292,110.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Outflow: United Kingdom (AUD mn) 100,678.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: Total All Countries (AUD mn) -325,325.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: United Kingdom (AUD mn) -137,719.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: Switzerland (AUD mn) -16,572.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: Japan (AUD mn) -6,495.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: United States of America (AUD mn) -39,024.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
Funds Inflow: Singapore (AUD mn) -23,296.000 2023 yearly 2001 - 2023
AU: BOP: Capital Account: Net (USD mn) -576.197 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Primary Income: Payments (USD mn) 140,714.070 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Service (USD mn) 66,562.498 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Paid (USD mn) 6,545.837 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Balance (USD mn) 17,874.620 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Primary Income: Net (USD mn) -78,171.854 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Net Trade: Goods (USD mn) 112,657.706 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Primary Income: Receipts (USD mn) 62,542.215 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods (USD mn) 413,553.296 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service (USD mn) 51,371.853 2022 yearly 1989 - 2022
AU: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 1,307.030 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2023
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 116.6 Mar 2023 quarterly Jun 1988 - Mar 2023
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 26,522.427 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,084,562.809 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1975 - Mar 2024
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 1,957,652.116 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 1965 - Mar 2024
M2 Growth (%) 4.8 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 1966 - Mar 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 33,622.1 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1969 - Apr 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 2.281 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1969 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.5 May 2023 monthly Jul 1971 - May 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 5,678.490 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1958 - Mar 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 2,614,643.998 Mar 2023 quarterly Sep 2004 - Mar 2023
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2005 - Dec 2023
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 3,620,561.4 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) -0.5 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2024
Debt Service Ratio: Households (%) 19.300 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2023
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 22.700 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2023
Credit to Households (USD bn) 1,841.887 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1977 - Sep 2023
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 2,846.135 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1971 - Sep 2023
Household Debt (USD mn) 2,081,149.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2023
Total Loans (USD mn) 2,329,267.637 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1976 - Mar 2024
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.62 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1977 - Mar 2024
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 123.80 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2023
Money Supply: M3 (AUD bn) 2,999.571 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1959 - Mar 2024
Money Supply: sa: M1 (AUD bn) 1,662.420 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1975 - Mar 2024
Money Supply: sa: M3 (AUD bn) 3,000.693 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 1965 - Mar 2024
Official Reserve Assets: Total: in USD (USD mn) 58,602.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1969 - Apr 2024
AU: Broad Money (AUD mn) 3,131,247.941 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Economic Policy Uncertainty Index (Index) 89.672 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2023
Geopolitical Risk Index (%) 0.129 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2024
Exports: % of GDP (%) 27.346 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Imports: % of GDP (%) 21.613 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 2.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 2013 - Mar 2024
Industrial Trends Survey: Composite Index: sa: Expected (Index) 54.900 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2024

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