Number of walmart stores worldwide 1998-2021.
The table below shows the number of Walmart stores in the US and International markets.
2021: The total number of Walmart stores including the United States and International markets was 11,443. The number of stores in the US equalled 5,342 whereas that in the international markets was 6,101. Apart from these stores, Walmart had 183 stores operational in the US and 221 operational in the international markets.
2020: The total number of Walmart stores including the US and international markets grew to 11,501. Of the total, 5,355 were operational in the US whereas 6,146 were operational internationally.
Walmart was incorporated in Delaware in 1969. The company started its international operations in 1991 and first ecommerce initiative in 2000. The number of total retail units of Walmart in 2019 reached 11,348. Walmart US segment had 4,756 units whereas Walmart International 5,993 and Sam’s club had 599.
Walmart operates retail, wholesale and other units in U.S., Africa, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Central America, Chile, China, India, Japan, Mexico and the United Kingdom. It conducts its business in three reportable segments that are Walmart U.S., Walmart International and Sam’s Club. The largest of these segments that accounted for around 64% of the total revenue of the brand is Walmart US with operations in all 50 states in the U.S., Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico. Walmart International has operations in 27 countries outside USA. Sam’s club is a chain of membership only warehouse clubs. (Walmart Annual Reports).
(Walmart annual reports and form 10-Q)