Home to 75% of Kazakhstan’s startups, Astana has a vibrant startup ecosystem that is ranked 318 in the world.
In 2023, the startup scene of Astana shows much promise after advancing in the Global Ecosystem Index by 25 spots.
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The health check tables allow you to look at the performance Astana has in each of the parameters that are part of StartupBlink's ranking algorithm. There are five tables, corresponding to the three subscores, the subscore analysis and industry ana...
Astana is ranked within the top 400 startup ecosystems globally.
Astana’s startups excel particularly in Edtech where it ranks 158 and in Transportation, and Software & Data. Find out more
Within Astana there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Edtech, Transportation, Software & Data. These three industries represent about 58% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Astana.
Astana is Kazakhstan's 1st best startup ecosystem and is ranked 1st in Central Asia. With a population of 1M - 2M people, Astana is ranked 318th in the world. The city has some notable startup success stories including Clockster.
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The Global Startup Ecosystem Index (GSEI) reveals the startup ecosystem rankings of 1,000 cities and 100 countries based on various factors. It uses an algorithm that considers many parameters and incorporates data from different sources and partners such as Crunchbase, SEMRush and Statista. The results of this index are also integrated with the StartupBlink Global […]
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