Home to 69% of Mauritius’s startups, Port Louis boasts a vibrant startup ecosystem that is ranked 559 in the world.
Since 2022, Port Louis lost 559 spots in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index, having now positioned itself as 559th worldwide.
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Port Louis is ranked within the top 1000 startup ecosystems globally.
Port Louis’s startups excel particularly in Software and Data where it ranks 596 and in Education, and Ecommerce & Retail. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 1 startups for Software and Data.
Port Louis boasts 1 startup in Education on our map.
Our database contains 1 startup for this industry.
Within Port Louis there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Software and Data, Education, Ecommerce & Retail. These three industries represent about 27% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Port Louis.
Port Louis is Mauritius' 1st best startup ecosystem and is ranked 5th in Eastern Africa. With a population of <0.1M people, Port Louis is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including Liquid Telecom.
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