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.

Number of Yum Brand Restaurants 2012-2017
 Number of Restaurants  
YearFranchisee Company ownedTotal
201743603148145084
201640834284143675
201539320316342483
201437984324741231
201331420809740233*
201230733754438937*
*including unconsolidated affiliates

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.

Number of KFC Restaurants worldwide 2014-2017

YearFranchisee Company ownedTotal
20172081966821487
201619236140720643
201518473151319986
201417894152619420

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.

Number of PIzza Hut restaurants worldwide 2015-2017

YearFranchisee Company ownedTotal
20171658816016748
20161587154916420
20151533475016084

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.

Number of Taco Bell restaurants worldwide 2015-2017

YearFranchisee Company ownedTotal
201761966536849
201657278856612
201555139006413

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

Source:

Annual reports of Yum brands available on investors website.

http://investors.yum.com/annual-reports/Index?KeyGenPage=1073753239

Abhijeet Pratap

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