Edmonton boasts 175 startups in our sample database which represents about 4% of Canada’s sampled startups. Edmonton is the 7th best startup ecosystem in Canada.
While Edmonton decreased by 14 spots in its global rank in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index of 2022, its ranking in Canada increased by 1 spots.
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Edmonton is ranked within the top 150 startup ecosystems globally.
Edmonton’s startups excel particularly in Energy & Environment where it ranks 49 and in Foodtech, and Health. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 63 startups for Energy & Environment.
In North America, Edmonton's Foodtech is in top 60. Edmonton has a concentration of about 0% of the country's total Foodtech startups that are represented on our map.
Health is ranked 85th in the world. Our database contains 15 startups for this industry.
Within Edmonton there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Energy & Environment, Foodtech, Health. These three industries represent about 59% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Edmonton.
Edmonton is Canada's 7th best startup ecosystem and is ranked 59th in North America. With a population of 1M - 2M people, Edmonton is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including Jobber.
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