The Startup Ecosystem of Philippines

The Philippines boasts 6 cities in the top 1000 and is one of South East Asia’s best countries for setting up a startup.

COUNTRY RANKING

Since 2022, The Philippines lost 5 spots in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index, having now positioned itself as 57th worldwide.

Population

115.6
Million

Regional Ranking

6th
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1
In South East Asia

Global Ranking

57th
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5
Worldwide

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The Startup Ecosystem in Philippines

Our startup ecosystem map for The Philippines includes a sample of 280 tech companies. We have identified as unicorns 2 startups that have passed the USD 1 billion valuations.

Global Rank

The Philippines is ranked within the top 100 startup ecosystems globally.

Top Industries

The Philippines’s startup scene is best represented in Education, Energy & Environment, and in and Foodtech.

Top Cities for Startups in Philippines - Ranked by StartupBlink
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2022 National Rank & Change City
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Global Rank & ChangeTotal ScoreQuantity ScoreQuality ScoreBusiness Score
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100th
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13
7.327
1.61
3.87
1.85
2nd
0
449th
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181
0.915
0.25
0.07
0.59
3rd
0
708th
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215
0.364
0.10
0.03
0.24
4th
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952nd
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0.177
0.05
0.01
0.12
5th
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1
959th
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173
0.175
0.03
0.03
0.11
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Startups

Notable Startups in Philippines
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PayMaya
Coins.ph startup icon
Coins.ph
GrowSari startup icon
GrowSari

Startups

Successful Education startups in Philippines
LearnTalk startup icon
LearnTalk
OrangeApps startup icon
OrangeApps
Edukasyon.ph startup icon
Edukasyon.ph

Startups

Startups Ranking by Industry

Education icon
Education
#38 worldwide

On our map, you can explore a total of 69 for Education.

Energy & Environment icon
Energy & Environment
#41 worldwide

In South East Asia, The Philippines' Energy & Environment is in top 41. The Philippines has a concentration of about 44 of the region's total Energy & Environment startups that are represented on our map.

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Foodtech
#44 worldwide

The Philippines' Foodtech is ranked 44th in the world. Our database contains 36 for this industry.

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