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How many McDonald's are there in the world 2020?

By: Komal KoreUpdated: July 12, 2020


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According to the McDonald's Corporation website as of January 2020, McDonald's has locations in over 100 countries. More than 38,000 restaurants around the world serve 69 million people every day.

In this regard, how many McDonald's are there in the world 2019?

38,695 restaurants

Is there a Mcdonalds in every country in the world?

McDonald's may seem to be everywhere, but there are still 105 countries without the fast food giant, from Ghana to Jamaica to Yemen to Tajikistan. The company has 34,480 restaurants in 119 countries, including Cuba and France, where it's especially beloved, even by foreigners.

How many McDonald's are there in the US?

Number of McDonald's restaurants in North America from 2012 to 2019, by country
United States Canada
2015 14,248 1,443
2016 14,146 1,450
2017 14,027 1,458
2018 13,905 1,472

Where is McDonald's banned?

Bolivia. While McDonald's isn't outright banned in this South American nation, the last Mickey D's in Bolivia closed in 2002, ending a tense relationship between the fast-food giant and the nation's government and citizens.


Did the McDonald brothers die rich?

When Kroc died in 1984 at the age of 82 his personal fortune was estimated at $500 million. When Richard McDonald died in 1998 having outlived his brother he left a will of just $1.8 million - and spent his final days in a humble three-bedroom suburban home.

Which country has the best McDonald's?

Of all the McDonald's he's tried, Williams says Thailand does it best.

Here are a few reasons he thinks Thailand has the best McDonald's.
  1. Most sandwiches are available in double size. "That's four patties in some cases," Williams said.
  2. Samurai pork burger.
  3. The dessert menu.
  4. Delivery.
  5. Ronald McDonald is different.

What country has the most McDonald's?

Countries With the Most McDonald's Restaurant
Rank ?Location Number of McDonald's
1 United States 14,146
2 Japan 2,975
3 China 2,391
4 Germany 1,470

Who currently owns McDonald's?

Kroc purchased the company outright in 1961, and his strict operational guidelines helped transform McDonald's into the world's largest restaurant franchise before his death in 1984, at the age of 81.

Is there a McDonald's in Antarctica?

McDonald's definitely does not have an outlet in Antarctica. There are no commercial restaurants at all in Antarctica, because there is no market for them.

Why did McDonalds fail in Iceland?

McDonald's, one of the most epic brands in the world, failed in Iceland due to external circumstances and internal management problems (up to some extent). It's a similar case, though not identical to what happened with Starbucks in Australia.

Who owns the most McDonald's franchises?

Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. owns the master franchise of the fast food restaurant chain McDonald's in 20 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. It is the largest McDonald's franchisee in the world in terms of system-wide sales and number of restaurants.

Which countries have no McDonalds?

Here are a few countries out of the 105 in the world where you won't find McDonald's fries or burgers.
  • Bermuda*
  • Barbados*
  • Cambodia.
  • Jamaica*
  • Ghana.
  • Montenegro.
  • Yemen.

Who started McDonald?

Maurice McDonald
Richard McDonald

Which country has the world's biggest restaurant?

According to the Guinness book the largest restaurant is the Bawabet Dimashq Restaurant or Damascus Gate Restaurant in Damascus, Syria. It has a capacity of 6014 diners.

Is McDonalds a franchisor?

As a franchisor, McDonald's primary business is to sell the right to operate its brand. It's the franchisees that employ workers and sell burgers. The company operates fewer of its own restaurants.