Entrepreneurship conditions in Southern Europe 2014, by life cycle phase

This statistic presents the assessment of conditions of three entrepreneurial life cycle phases - stand up, start up and scale up - in Southern Europe as of 2014. With an average score of 3.0 (5.0 being the highest), the conditions were perceived to be best for promoting an entrepreneurship, that is, the stand up phase.

Perception of conditions of entrepreneurial life cycle phases in Southern Europe as of 2014 (in average scale points)*

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

June 2014



Survey time period


Number of respondents

162 respondents

Special properties

Individuals with experience or interest in entrepreneurship

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The conditions were evaluated on a scale ranging from 1 to 5, with 1 for very unfavourable; 2 for somewhat unfavourable; 3 for neutral; 4 for somewhat favourable; 5 for very favourable.

The three phases of the the life cycle of an innovation driven entrepreneurial venture – stand up, start up and scale up - are defined by the report Fostering Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship in Europe in the following manner:
Stand up – Promoting the attitudes and skills required to mobilize Europeans with both the desire and the ability to create scalable entrepreneurial ventures.
Start up – Gathering the resources to start a business, with a particular focus on access to capital for entrepreneurs across the European Union.
Scale up – Enabling ventures to scale, with a particular focus on collaborations that simultaneously improve the innovation capacity of all partners to create growth and jobs across the region.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 / Month *
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.