Uganda has 1 city in the top 1000 and is one of Eastern Africa’s best countries for setting up a startup.
Uganda’s startup scene saw an increase in 2023 and jumped 5 spots from the previous year, outranking Angola.
Uganda is a landlocked country in the heart of Sub-Saharan Africa and one of the most ethnically diverse countries in the continent.
Uganda’s startup ecosystem is enjoying both a young population and the arrival of immigrants and refugees from the neighboring countries, some of which are skilled in IT. Besides being a diverse country, thanks to its rapid growth, well-educated young workforce, and entrepreneurial culture, Uganda is home to several promising startups like SafeBoda, the first startup to receive investment from Google Fund, as well Numida, the first Y Combinator backed startup in the nation.
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The health check tables allow you to look at the performance Uganda 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...
Uganda is ranked within the top 100 startup ecosystems globally.
Uganda’s startup scene is best represented in Foodtech, Healthtech, and in and Fintech.
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