Preferred locations for startup founders in Europe in 2017

This statistic shows the results of a survey which asked startup founders in 2017 where they would start their business if they could begin all over again. Of respondents, 55 percent advised they would start a business in London, making it the most popular destination in this statistic. Berlin was the second-most popular location with 42 percent of respondents saying they would start a business there if they could begin again.

Where would you start your business if you could begin all over again?*

Percentage of respondents
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Release date

October 2017



Survey time period

April to July, 2017

Number of respondents

321 respondents

Special properties

Startup founders

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Where would you start if you could begin all over again?"
The source adds the following information: "Founders could allocate 5 votes. Percentages indicate how many founders would like to startup in each respective city."

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