Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Data Sheet - Worldwide Unit Details November 2011

 

Description Retail Units       Entry
Supercenter 3,014 Opened first in 1988 (Washington, MO)
Discount Store 635 Opened first in 1962 (Rogers, AR)
Supermarkets* 195 Opened first in 1998 (Bentonville, AR)
Small formats** 12  
Walmart U.S. 3,856  
Sam's Club 610 Opened first in 1983 (Midwest City, OK)
Total U.S. 4,466  


 
     
Mexico 1,965 Entered November 1991
Canada 329 Entered November 1994
Brazil 497 Entered May 1995
Argentina 70 Entered August 1995
China*** 354 Entered August 1996
United Kingdom 544 Entered July 1999
Japan 417 Entered March 2002
Costa Rica 194 Entered September 2005
El Salvador 77 Entered September 2005
Guatemala 190 Entered September 2005
Honduras 62 Entered September 2005
Nicaragua 67 Entered September 2005
Chile 302 Entered January 2009
India 12 Entered May 2009
Africa**** 338 Entered June 2011 
Walmart International  5,418  
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.  9,884  

Associates
United States -- approx. 1.4 million
International -- approx. 770,000
Total associates -- 2.1 million worldwide

Company Overview 
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 200 million times per week at 9,800 retail units under 69 different banners in 28 countries. 

*Supermarkets includes Neighborhood Market, Amigo and Supermercado banners
**Small formats include Walmart Express, Walmart on Campus and Super Ahorros banners
***China includes a 35% interest in Trust-Mart, which operates 103 stores in China.
****Africa includes South Africa (296), Botswana (11), Ghana (1), Lesotho (2), Mauritius (1), Malawi (2), Mozambique (17), Namibia (3), Nigeria (1), Swaziland (1), Tanzania (1), Uganda (1) and Zambia (1)