Biggest start-up cities in Europe 2015-2019, based on number of investments

Swedish capital Stockholm reached more than 150 start-up investments in 2019, making it one Europe's most attractive startup destinations. Only London, Paris and Berlin saw more investment rounds that year. A start-up is usually defined as a starting (group of) entrepreneur(s), but there are many different definitions of what makes a start-up a start-up. In most of these, the similarities include the age of the entrepreneur or company, the number of employees, the growth potential and level of innovation. In the first half of 2019, the total number of investments in European start-ups reached its highest level since the source started recording in 2015.

Leading start-up cities in Europe from 2015 to 2019, by number of investments

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

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% discount until March 31st
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

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

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

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

Release date

April 2020

Region

Europe

Survey time period

H1 2015 to FY 2019

Supplementary notes

The figures have been taken from several publications. The set-up of the source is that it releases numbers on the first half year and at the end of the year for the full year. Additionally, the cities might differ per publications.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / 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
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Startup investments in the Benelux"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.