Startups and venture capital in MENA

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Statista dossier about startups and venture capital in the Middle East and North Africa

The dossier provides the latest statistical information on startups and the venture capital market in the Middle East and North Africa. The statistical data stretches from a general overview of entrepreneurial environment in the Middle East and North Africa as well as the economical and structural obstacles endured while setting up a business in the region.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Distribution of startups worldwide 2017, by industry

    • Share of start-up HQs in MENA by country 2019

    • Number of global unicorns in 2020, by region

  • 2. Obstacles
    • Time required to start a business in the GCC by country 2018

    • Ease of doing business in MENA by country 2019

    • Number of procedures needed to start a business in MENA by country 2019

    • Cost of starting a business in MENA by country 2019

    • Distribution milestones pre-seed founders want to achieve MENA 2020

    • Share of pre-seed startup MENA 2020 by development stage

  • 3. Venture capital
    • Value of funding deals for start-ups in MENA 2014-2019

    • Number of funding deals for start-ups in MENA 2015-2019

    • Average funding amount MENA 2015-2019

    • Median funding amount MENA 2015-2019

  • 4. Exit deal
    • Share of fundraise prior to exit deals for start-ups in MENA by value 2012-2017

    • Value of exit deals for start-ups in MENA 2012-2019

    • Share of exit deals for start-ups in MENA by value 2012-2017

    • Number of exit deals for start-ups in MENA 2012-2019

  • 5. Start-up industries
    • Share of start-up funding deals value in MENA by Industry 2019

    • Value of funding deals for the start-ups Souq and Careem in MENA 2014-2018

    • Reasons for founding a business by young entrepreneurs Saudi Arabia 2019

    • Distribution of pre-seed startups MENA 2020 by country

    • Legal status of pre-seed startups MENA 2020

    • Distribution of key customers type of pre-seed startups MENA 2020

    • Distribution pre-seed startups MENA 2020 by sector

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