Walmart Retail units around the globe

Number of Walmart Retail Stores Globally

YearUSInternationalTotal
2022 (Jan 31)5,3425,25110,593
20215,3426,10111,443
20205,3556,14611,501

The number of Walmart Retail units in 2022 (As of jan 31) was 10,593 compared to 11,443 in 2021. There were 5,342 retail stores operational in the US in 2022 January, the same as the previous year. However, the number of international stores in 2022 was lower compared to a year ago period. The number of Walmart international stores as of January 31, 2022 was 5,251 compared to 6,101 in 2021.

As of Janury 31, 2022, the number of Sam's club stores was 600 compared to 599 a year ago.

The following table shows the number of Walmart international stores by market/region:

 2022 (Jan 31)2021 (Jan 31)
Africa414423
Canada408408
Central America864855
Chile384358
China397434
India 2929
Mexico2,7552,634
Japan 328
United Kingdom 632
YearSams's Club stores
2022600
2021599
2020599
2019599

Walmart Retail Units by Market as of January 31, 2020.

As of Jan 2020, Walmart had total 11,501 stores operational. The number of Walmart retail stores operational in the US as of Jan 2020 was 4,756 units. The number of retail units on the basis of store format was as follows: 

  • Supercenters (3,571)
  • Discount stores (376)
  • Neighborhood Markets (699)
  • Amigo (12)
  • E-Commerce Acquisition / C-stores (80)
  • Convenience stores (8)
  • Other Store formats (22)

Apart from these, 599 Sam's Club stores were also operational in the US as of Jan, 2020. The total number of Walmart stores operational in the US including Sam's Club stores equalled 5,355. Internationally, Walmart had 6,146 stores operational as of Jan, 2020. The number of Walmart international stores by country as of Jan 2020 was as follows: 

CountryStores
Argentina92
Chile367
Costa Rica268
El Salvador100

Guatemala

256
Honduras110
Mexico2571
Nicaragua102
Canada408
United Kingdom631
China438
Japan333
India28
Africa442

 

 

Walmart Retail Units by Country as of January 31, 2019.

US is the largest market of Walmart accounting for around 64% of its sales. As of Jan 2019, Walmart had total 5,355 retail units operational in U.S. The number of Walmart US retail stores was 4,756 whereas that of Sam's club was 599. After United States, Mexico has the highest number of Walmart retail stores at higher than 2400 followed by the UK and China. 

  • Walmart U.S. number of retail units - 4,756 
  • Numbers by format in U.S. 
    • Supercenters - 3,570
    • Discount stores - 386
    • Neighborhood Markets - 698
    • Amigo - 12
    • E-Commerce Acquisition / C-stores - 70
    • Other Store formats - 20
  • Sam's Clubs - 599 total units
  • United States Total retail units- 5,355.
  • Number of retail units by country: - 
    1. Argentina - 92
    2. Chile - 371
    3. Costa Rica - 256
    4. El Salvador - 97
    5. Guatemala - 250
    6. Honduras - 105
    7. Mexico - 2,442
    8. Nicaragua - 103
    9. Canada - 411
    10. United Kingdom - 633
    11. China - 443
    12. Japan - 332
    13. India -22
    14. Africa - 436
  • Walmart International - 5,993 total units
  • Total Walmart Inc. - 11,348

Below is a detailed breakup of store formats and number of stores by each country.

ARGENTINA:

  • Total Retail Units - 92
  • Changomas - 53
  • Walmart Supercenter - 31
  • Mi Changomas - 8

CHILE:

  • Total Retail Units - 371
  • Ekono - 60
  • Superbodega Acuenta - 116
  • Lider Express - 96
  • Lider Hiper - 91
  • Central Mayorista - 8

COSTA RICA:

  • Total Retail Units - 256
  • Pali - 166
  • Mas X Menos - 37
  • Maxi Pali - 42
  • Walmart Supercenter - 11

EL SALVADOR:

  • Total Retail Units - 97
  • Despensa Familiar - 63
  • La Despensa de Don Juan - 17
  • Maxi Despensa - 12
  • Walmart Supercenter - 5

HONDURAS

  • Total Retail Units - 105
  • Dispensa Familiar - 68
  • Maxi Despensa - 26
  • Paiz - 8
  • Walmart Supercenter - 3

GUATEMALA

  • Total Retail Units - 250
  • Despensa Familiar - 171
  • Paiz - 26
  • Maxi Despensa - 43
  • Walmart Supercenter - 10

MEXICO:

  • Total Retail Units - 2,442
  • Bodega Aurrera Express - 1,026
  • Bodega Aurrera - 520
  • Mi Bodega Aurrera - 364
  • Walmart Supercenter - 274
  • Sam's Club - 163
  • Superama - 95

NICARAGUA:

  • Total Retail Units - 103
  • Pali - 72
  • Maxi Pali - 20
  • Walmart Supercenter - 2
  • La Unión - 9

CANADA:

  • Total Retail Units - 411
  • Walmart Supercentre - 339
  • Walmart Discount Store - 72

UNITED KINGDOM:

  • Total Retail Units - 633
  • Asda Superstore - 341
  • Asda Supermarket - 209
  • Asda Living - 33
  • ASDA Supercentre - 32
  • Asda Petrol Fueling Station - 18.

CHINA:

  • Total Retail Units - 433
  • Walmart Supercenter - 412
  • Sam's Club - 23
  • Neighborhood Market - 8

JAPAN:

  • Total Retail Units - 332
  • Seiyu (Supermarket) - 236
  • Seiyu (Hypermarket) - 88
  • Livin - 7
  • Seiyu (General Merchandise) - 1

INDIA:

  • Total Retail Units - 22
  • Best Price Modern Wholesale - 22

SOUTH AFRICA:

  • Total Retail Units - 389
  • Game Foodco - 71
  • CBW - 46
  • Game - 49
  • Builders Express - 46
  • Builders Warehouse - 33
  • Cambridge - 43
  • Dion Wired - 23
  • Rhino - 19
  • Makro - 21
  • Builders Trade Depot - 13
  • Jumbo - 10
  • Builders Superstore - 15