Countries with highest number of Subway Restaurants

Which are the countries with the highest number of Subway restaurants?

Subway was founded in 1965 and has grown into the world's largest fast food brand (largest submarine sandwich chain) based upon the number of restaurants operational worldwide. There are more than 40,000 Subway restaurants operational around the globe. The highest number of Subway restaurants are operational in the United States. More than a half of the total Subway restaurants are in the US. Another notable thing about Subway restaurant chain which primarily sells sandwiches is that the company does not own any of its restaurants. The chain is run wholly by its franchisees. Around 21,000 franchisees from around the world own and run the Subway restaurants. Take a look at the table below to learn about the leading markets of Subway with the highest number of restaurants in 2019.

Market#Restaurants
United States23,867
Canada3,127
United Kingdom2,427
Brazil1,869
Australia1,305
Mexico895
Germany696
India 662
China527
Russia526
France413
South Korea377
Colombia293
NewZealand250
Malaysia233
Japan222
Netherlands212
Finland191
Sweden182
Puerto Rico180
Saudi Arabia177
Ireland163
UAE155
Chile151
Poland146
Singapore133
Taiwan131
Argentina118
Turkey98
Pakistan92
Kuwait86
El Salvador81
Venezuela81
Costa Rica78
Panama72

 The leading five markets of Subway include the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Brazil and Australia.  United States is the largest market with the highest number of Subway restaurants. Total number of Subway restaurants in 2019 in the US was 23,867. Canada is the second largest market of Subway based upon the number of restaurants. In 2019, Canada had 3,127 Subway restaurants and United Kingdom 2,427 restaurants. Brazil and Australia had 1,869 and 1,305 restaurants respectively in 2019.