Osaka boasts 64 startups in our sample database which represents about 3% of Japan’s sampled startups. Osaka is the 2nd best startup ecosystem in Japan.
In 2022, the startup scene of Osaka shows much promise after advancing in the Global Ecosystem Index by 9 spots.
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Osaka is ranked within the top 150 startup ecosystems globally.
Osaka’s startups excel particularly in Hardware & IoT where it ranks 33 and in Education, and Foodtech. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 16 startups for Hardware & IoT.
In East Asia, Osaka's Education is in top 148. Osaka has a concentration of about 0% of the country's total Education startups that are represented on our map.
Foodtech is ranked 154th in the world. Our database contains 9 startups for this industry.
Within Osaka there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Hardware & IoT, Education, Foodtech. These three industries represent about 53% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Osaka.
Osaka is Japan's 2nd best startup ecosystem and is ranked 12th in East Asia. With a population of undefined, Osaka is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including BitClout and its startup ecosystem infrastructure is strengthened by organizations such as Panasonic and Coworking Labo Co-Labo Umeda.
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