Statistics on Applications for Program Registration

March  31,  2013
SOFTIC ( Software Information Center , Japan )

1. Types of registration

Type

FY*
Registration of the
date of creation
Registration of the date of 
first publication, etc.
Registration of the
 true name
Registration of copyright
(in case of copyright
transfer, etc.)
Total
1987
473
26
4
30
533
1988
456
14
1
28
499
1989
521
17
1
42
581
1990
531
5
1
36
573
1991
510
4
1
38
553
1992
542
9
1
48
600
1993
554
5
1
42
602
1994
505
12
3
52
572
1995
489
2
0
41
532
1996
501
11
0
50
562
1997
441
9
0
55
505
1998
372
8
0
96
476
1999
360
16
0
99
475
2000
321
15
5
128
469
2001
369
7
0
90
466
2002
438
3
0
136
577
2003
270
3
0
177
450
2004
213
3
0
114
330
2005
325
4
0
160
489
2006
196
5
0
135
336
2007
224
8
0
125
357
2008
183
5
0
61
249
2009
170
5
0
81
256
2010
110
6
1
99
216
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Total 9,245
207
22
2,083
11,557

* A fiscal year (FY) starts in April and ends in March of the next year.

2. Registration from abroad

Country・
Region

FY*
Austra-
lia
China
France
Germany
Greece
India
Israel
Korea
New
Zealand
Philip
pines
Spain
Switzer-
land
Taiwan
U.K.
U.S.A.
Total
1987
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
0
1
1
1988
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
1
0
4
1989
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0 01
0
5
0
6
13
1990
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0 00
0
0
0
2
3
1991
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
1
0
1
1992
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
1
0
1
0
2
1993
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0 00
0
0
0
1
4
1994
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0 00
0
0
0
2
3
1995
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
0 00
0
0
0
1
4
1996
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0 00
0
0
1
4
7
1997
11
5
1
0
0
0
1
0
0 00
0
0
2
0
20
1998
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
1
5
9
1999
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0 00
0
0
1
7
16
2000
0
5
0
0
1
0
0
4
0 00
0
0
0
6
16
2001
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
0
0
0
2002
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0 00
0
0
0
0
3
2003
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0 00
0
0
0
0
2
2004
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
4
0 00
0
0
0
1
8
2005
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
4
0 00
0
0
0
1
7
2006
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0 00
1
0
1
0
5
2007
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
0
2
4
2008
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0 00
0
0
0
0
0
2009
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1 00
1
0
0
0
3
2010
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
2 00
0
0
1
0
6
20110100000201000228
20120100000400000005
Total 18
24
4
3
1
1
3
34
3 11
3
5
12
41
154

* A fiscal year (FY) starts in April and ends in March of the next year.