Walmart Number of stores worldwide

Number of walmart stores worldwide 1998-2019.

The table below shows the number of Walmart stores in the US and International markets.

YearUnited StatesInternationalTotal
20205,3556,14611,501
20195,3555,99311,348
20185358636011,718
20175332636311,695
20165229629911,528
201551636290 
201448356107 
201346256148 
201244795651 
201144134557 
201043044112 
200942583615 
200841413098 
200740222734 
200638562158 
200537021480 
200435511355 
200334001288 
200232441170 
200131181070 
200029851004 
19992884715 
19982805601 

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)