This timeline shows the total number of Walmart stores worldwide from 2008 to 2016. In 2016, Walmart operated a total of 11,528 stores throughout the world.
This timeline shows the number of Walmart stores worldwide from 2006 to 2016, by division. Sam's Club operated 655 stores in the 2016 fiscal year. Sam's Club is a chain of membership-only retail warehouse clubs owned and operated by Walmart.