India ranked 17th in the global startup ecosystem


India was ranked 17th position among 100 countries in Startup Ecosystem Ranking for 2019 released by StartupBlink. It was ranked 37th spot last year. The report ranks countries based on the strength of its startup ecosystem.

The United States, United Kingdom, and Canada are the top three countries ranked the first, second and third respectively in terms of global rankings.

This ranking was based on the strength of its startup ecosystem.

Bengaluru, New Delhi, and Mumbai are the cities with the most vibrant startup ecosystems in India. Bengaluru ranked the top startup city in India at 11th spot, while New Delhi followed it at 18th spot and Mumbai at 29th rank.

Total 3800 new startups were launched in India during 2018 and Overall, Indian startups received USD 11 bn of funding through 743 deals in 2018 according to Inc42 DataLabs.

It takes into consideration startup ecosystems of 1,000 cities and 100 countries for the ranking. China was ranked 27th. Bangalore, New Delhi, and Mumbai were the top cities in the Indian startup ecosystem.