The startup scene has always been ruled by men. In the past years, the number of female-founded startups has continued to rise, albeit slowly. With more commitment to promoting women in entrepreneurship, many articles have shown the difficulties and inequalities women face compared to men. However, in this research we aim to provide data-driven insights on female-founded startups in Europe compared to the US. We hope this will shed some light onto the contrasting female startup scenes across oceans.
We compared these 3 indicators of female-founded startups between Europe and the US:
(1) Prevalence across geographies
(2) Capital raised
(3) Founding team makeup (specifically in…