Malaga boasts 22 startups in our sample database which represents about 1% of Spain’s sampled startups. Malaga is the 6th best startup ecosystem in Spain.
While Malaga decreased by 58 spots in its global rank in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index of 2022, its ranking in Spain increased by 1 spots.
Understand our ranking methodology and get the latest insights on the startup ecosystems of 100 countries and 1000 cities around the world!
Malaga is ranked within the top 400 startup ecosystems globally.
Malaga’s startups excel particularly in Hardware & IoT where it ranks 197 and in Software and Data, and Health. Find out more
|2022 National Rank & Change||City||Global Rank & Change||Total Score||Quantity Score||Quality Score||Business Score|
On our map, you can explore a total of 9 startups for Hardware & IoT.
In Western Europe, Malaga's Software and Data is in top 255. Malaga has a concentration of about 0% of the country's total Software and Data startups that are represented on our map.
Our database contains 2 startups for this industry.
Within Malaga there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Hardware & IoT, Software and Data, Health. These three industries represent about 64% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Malaga.
Malaga is Spain's 6th best startup ecosystem and is ranked 107th in Western Europe. With a population of 0.5M - 1M people, Malaga is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including Predictiva.
If you are a startup ecosystem developer in Malaga, you can grow your startup economy by becoming a partner.
Do small countries have an edge in building a startup ecosystem? In this episode, the StartupBlink team and Eli David discuss the unique advantages of small countries for building a thriving ecosystem. In StartupBlink’s Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2022, 9 out of the top 20 highest-ranked countries had a population of less than 10 million, […]
Collaborating with StartupBlink as a data partner can bring a range of benefits to your organization and ecosystem. As the most comprehensive startup ecosystem map and research center, we publish the Global Startup Ecosystem Index Report (GSEI) annually, ranking the top 1,000 cities and 100 countries worldwide. StartupBlink’s GSEI is based on an elaborate algorithm […]
What is Absolute Power? Generally, StartupBlink’s GSEI scoring algorithm calibrates the countries’ total score to their population size to check the startup outputs of countries per capita. The “Absolute Power” algorithm ignores the size of the population and looks at the absolute amount of startup output per country to compare their dominance regardless of population […]