Home to 92% of Zambia’s startups, Lusaka has a vibrant startup ecosystem that is ranked 650 in the world.
In 2023, the startup scene of Lusaka developed considerably and increased in the Global Ecosystem Index by 84 spots.
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Lusaka is ranked within the top 1000 startup ecosystems globally.
Lusaka’s startups excel particularly in Foodtech where it ranks 201 and in Fintech, and Ecommerce & Retail. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 5 startups for Foodtech.
The Fintech industry in Lusaka is ranked 240 globally. There are 3 startups for Fintech on our sample database and map.
Our database contains 1 startup for this industry.
Within Lusaka there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Foodtech, Fintech, Ecommerce & Retail. These three industries represent about 82% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Lusaka.
Lusaka is Zambia's 1st best startup ecosystem and is ranked 3rd in Southern Africa. With a population of 5M - 10M people, Lusaka is ranked th in the world. The city has some notable startup success stories including Union54.
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