30 years of Licensing Activity Data

2022 Data Now Available

STATT is a searchable database covering three decades of AUTM's Licensing Survey data. Now the results from fiscal 2022 are available. To find the complete survey and read additional analysis about this year's findings, visit the AUTM website.

Quick Search

Want fast answers? Use QuickSearch to gather key metrics across all institutions, or do a quick comparison among just a few institutions.


Fast. Get the BIG 6 or all columns, US or Canada. Easy.

Date Search

Search a Date Period (from 1991 start to 2022 End Year)

Institution Name Search (all years)

Start typing institution name, then choose a name from the drop-down list. Use Adv Search for wildcards.

Topic Search Institution Name Search (all years)

Select desired topics (list of topics and columns available in help)

How does your TTO measure up?

You can use QuickSearch to find the "Big 6". To help benchmark performance, we selected these six common measurements that broadly capture the overall performance of tech transfer offices:

  • Total Research Expenditures: TOTEXP (US), CTOTEX (Canada)
  • Invention Disclosures: INVDIS
  • New Patent Applications: NPTAPP
  • Total Licenses and Options Executed: LCTOTLIC + LCTOTOPT
  • Gross License Income Received: LIRECD (US), CLIREC (Canada)
  • New Startups Formed: STRTUP
  • Advanced Search

    Experienced STATT users can go directly to ADVANCED SEARCH to drill down into specific data fields, institutions, and timeframes.


    You'll find detailed definitions and a list of STATT's available data fields.