60 Walmart Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers



Walmart Statistics and Facts

Get the Full Walmart Stats Report

Here is a digital collection of every Walmart stat I have curated over the years. With more than 11,000 stores across the globe, there is plenty of data to collect and list here.

Here are a bunch of amazing Walmart statistics, facts and history that illustrate just how vast their retail empire is. Updated for 2020.

Walmart Statistics and Facts

Walmart is a true American success story. What started as a small mom & pop store in Arkansas in the 60's, has evolved into one of the largest retailers in the world with thousands of stores in 28 countries across the globe.

So just how big has Walmart become? Here are the more interesting Walmart statistics I was able to dig up. As always, I will be adding more and updating these periodically as I find new stuff. Be sure to check back regularly.

Walmart Facts

Walmart History

  • Year first Walmart opens: 1962
  • The first Walmart outside Arkansas opens: 1968
  • Year Walmart goes public: 1970
  • The first Sam's Club store opens: 1983
  • The first Walmart Supercenter opens: 1988
  • Walmart enters China: 1996
  • Walmart enters India: 2009
  • Walmart purchases Vudu: 2010

Key Walmart Competitors:

Walmart Statistics

How many Walmarts are there?

11,300 Walmart stores globally

Last updated 4/24/19


How many employees does Walmart have?

2.2 million Walmart employees

Last updated 4/25/19


Number of personal shoppers employed by Walmart:

74,000

Last updated 4/30/20


How many Walmart stores outside the US

5,993 stores

Last updated 4/24/19


Walmart international store counts (as of 1/31/19):

  • Number of Walmarts in Africa: 436
  • Number of Walmarts in Argentina: 92
  • Number of Walmarts in Canada: 411
  • Number of Walmarts in Central America: 811
  • Number of Walmarts in Chile: 371
  • Number of Walmarts in China: 443
  • Number of Walmarts in India: 22
  • Number of Walmarts in Japan: 332
  • Number of Walmarts in Mexico: 2,442
  • Number of Walmarts in United Kingdom: 633

How many Walmarts in the US

4,769 stores

Last updated 4/24/19


Number of Walmart Supercenters in the US:

3,570

Last updated 4/24/19


How many products does Walmart sell?

75 million different products

Last updated 2/1/18


Number of Walmart suppliers:

100,000

Last updated 4/24/19


Number of items for sale on Walmart.com:

60 million

Last updated 10/23/17


Number of Sam's Club stores:

599

Last updated 4/24/19


How many people shop at Walmart?

275 million weekly customers

Last updated 4/24/19


Number of countries Walmart has stores in:

27 countries

Last updated 4/24/19


Walmart's share of US online consumer goods sales:

6%

Last updated 7/29/19


Walmart revenue (annual):

Walmart Annual Revenue Chart FY1986-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart Annual Revenue Chart FY1986-FY2019 (in billions)


Walmart revenue (quarterly):

Walmart Quarterly Revenue Chart FY2014-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart Quarterly Revenue Chart FY2014-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart operating income (annual):

Walmart Annual Revenue Chart FY2006-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart Annual Revenue Chart FY2006-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart eCommerce sales (annual)

Walmart eCommerce Sales Chart FY2015-FY2019 (in billions)

Walmart eCommerce Sales Chart FY2015-FY2019 (in billions)


Number of Walmart employees in US:

1.5 million

Last updated 4/25/19


Number of Walmart employees outside the US:

700,000

Last updated 4/25/19


There is a Walmart store within 10 miles of 90% of the US population.

Last updated 9/7/18


Number of Walmart 'Scan to Buy' users in China:

10 million

Last updated 9/11/18


Average number of monthly visitors to Samsclub.com:

20.4 million

Last updated 2/1/19


Number of products available on Samsclub.com:

59,000 skus

Last updated 2/1/19


Number of Sam's Club employees in the US:

100,000

Last updated 3/16/16


Percentage of Walmart.com sales that come from non-store inventory:

75%

Last updated 4/1/15


>Number of countries with dedicated Walmart ecommerce websites:

11

Last updated 11/14/17


Percentage of Walmart employees that are women:

57%

Last updated 4/1/15


Percentage of Walmart employees that are men:

43%

Last updated 4/1/15


Percentage of Walmart management that began as hourly associates:

about 75%

Last updated 3/16/16


Number of Walmart associates that have been there for 10+ years:

300,000

Last updated 3/16/16


Average monthly visits to Walmart.com:

45 million

Last updated 3/16/16


Amount that Walmart reportedly purchased Jet.com for:

$3 billion


Amount Walmart paid for Bonobos:

$310 million


Walmart fiscal 2016 net sales from the US:

$298 billion


Walmart fiscal 2015 net sales from the US:

$288 billion


Walmart fiscal 2016 net sales from international sales:

$140.4 billion


Walmart fiscal 2015 net sales from international sales:

$141 billion


Sam's Club net sales (annual):


Number of Walmart stores that offer grocery pickup:

1,200 stores

Last updated 3/14/18


Number of items Walmart offers for next-day delivery:

220,000

Last updated 6/7/19


Average amount Walmart JetBlack customers spend monthly:

$1,500

Last updated 6/7/19


Percentage of Walmart sales that still come from their brick and mortar stores:

85%

Last updated 5/31/19

Get the Industry Report

dmr industry report company statistics factsThis full report is available in an annual industry report. Some of the data in industry reports include:

  • Important Company Facts and History
  • Store Counts
  • Employees
  • Earnings
  • Revenue
  • Growth
  • Etc.- all in one place

I try to go through each and every stat regularly and update as much as possible, but we all know that some stats are easier to track down than others. As always, every stat is linked to its original source and has the source date listed.

To get your copy of the report, click on the button below to purchase it.

Report 1:  Food & Drug Store Industry Report (Ahold Delhaize, Albertsons, Aldi, CVS, Kroger, Publix, Rite Aid, Supervalu, Tesco, Walgreens, Walmart and Whole Foods Market).

Report 2:  eCommerce  Companies Report (Includes: Alibaba, Alipay, Amazon, Amazon Prime, Ebay, Etsy, Flipkart, JD.com, Tmall, Taobao, PayPal, Paytm, Walmart and Square).

Report 3: Retail Industry Report (Includes: Best Buy, Costco, Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Home Depot, Ikea, JCPenney, Kohl's, Lowe's, Macy's, Nordstrom, Office Depot, Target, TJX and Walmart).

Last updated:




You have item(s) in your cart: