Yum Brands Number of restaurants by brands

Number of Yum brand restaurants including KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut

The following table shows the number of yum brand restaurants from 2012 to 2017.

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The total number of Yum brand restaurants was higher than 45000 including Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell. This was an increase of more than 1400 from previous year.  The brand is present across more than 135 countries and territories. Yum China is its largest franchisee.

The following table shows the number of KFC restaurants worldwide from 2014 to 2017.

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The total number of restaurants owned by KFC brand was 21487 in 2017. Of these 20819 ere run by the franchisee and 668 were owned by the brand. the number of franchisee run restaurants increased by more than 1500 in 2017 whereas that  of the company owned restaurants has grown less than half of the previous year.

The following table shows the number of Pizza Hut restaurants worldwide 2015-2017.

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In 2017, Pizza hut brand had 16748 restaurants of which 16588 were franchisee owned and 160 were owned by the company.

The following table shows the number of Taco Bell restaurants worldwide from 2015 to 2017.

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In 2017, the Taco Bell brand had 6849 restaurants of which 6196 were run by franchisees whereas 653 were owned by the brand.


Annual reports of Yum brands available on investors website.

Written by Abhijeet Pratap

Abhijeet has been blogging on educational topics and business research since 2016. He graduated with a Hons. in English literature from BRABU and an MBA from the Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi. He likes to blog and share his knowledge and research in business management, marketing, literature and other areas with his readers.

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