Seoul Startup Ecosystem Comparative Analysis

City Ranking
National Ranking
1st
0
in South Korea
Regional Ranking
5th
0
in East Asia
Global Ranking
25th
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2
worldwide
top industries
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Hardware & IoT
#12 worldwide
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Social & Leisure
#13 worldwide
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Ecommerce & Retail
#18 worldwide
global rankings
Quantity Rankings  33rdQuantity Rankings  24thQuantity Rankings  125th

StartupBlink’s rankings are based on an algorithm that adds up the scores of three components that are fundamental for startup ecosystems: Quantity, Quality and Business.

Quantity Ranking Indicators
26th
by number of startups
69th
by number of coworking spaces
2nd
by number of accelerators
Quality Ranking Indicators
Business Ranking Indicators

Comparative Analysis of Top Cities for Startups in Seoul

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2022 National Rank and Change▲
2022 National Rank and ChangeCity
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Global Rank & ChangeTotal ScoreQuantity ScoreQuality ScoreBusiness Score
1st
0
Seoul, South Korea
25th
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2
30.111
3.30
23.57
3.25
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