McDonald’s serves up over 30 million chickens in Great Britain alone every year.
In the United States alone, people eat over 1 billion pounds of beef at McDonald’s in a year, which is 5½ million head of cattle.
McDonalds Corporation sells over 1 billion cups of coffee each year around the world. It sells 500 million cups a day in the U.S. alone.
McDonald’s opens a new restaurant every fourteen hours.
McDonald’s serves about 9 million pounds of fries globally—per day
McDonald’s Corporation is the largest owner of retail property in the world. The company earns most of its profits not from selling food, but by collecting rent
The smallest McDonald’s restaurant is only 492 square feet. It is in Tokyo, Japan.
The largest McDonald’s restaurant is over 28,000 square feet and is located in Beijing.
The top 10 busiest McDonald’s restaurants are all in Hong Kong.
The original McDonald’s menu did not offer French fries
There are about 35,429 McDonald’s worldwide.
The world’s largest building, the Kuala Lumpur Tower in Malaysia, houses a McDonald’s restaurant.
Each year, McDonald’s buys 3.4 billion pounds of potatoes.
McDonald’s salads make up just 2%–3% of the fast food chain’s U.S. restaurant sales.
More than 80, 000 students from around the globe have graduated with “Bachelor of Hamburgerology” degrees from McDonald’s “Hamburger University.”
McDonalds Employs 1.8 million people which is more than population of Philadephia
McDonalds Spent $808 million on advertising in 2013, which is 1.6% of 500$ billion of global advertising market
McDonalds has 70 million daily customers which are more than population of France
Every Second, McDonald’s sells 75 Hamburgers
1 in 8 employees in US has been hired by McDonald’s
McDonald’s is world’s largest toys distributor with 15% of sales
McDonald’s wants to open 2000 more restaurants in China by 2017, which means, opening almost 3 restaurants a day.
McDonald’s largest market outside the U.S is Japan, with over 3,000 restaurants.
Every day, McDonald’s feeds over 68 million people. This is more than the entire population of the U.K.
A McWrap, which McDonald’s touts as a healthy menu choice, has 1,280 milligrams of sodium, more than half of what an adult should consume in an entire day.
A person would need to walk for seven hours straight to burn off a super-sized Coke, fries, and Big Mac
Of the 196 countries in the world, McDonald’s is in 119 (61%) of them.
The McDonald’s restaurants in India are the only ones in the world where a person cannot buy beef. Instead, all-lamb versions of the Big Mac, called the “Maharaja Mac,” are available.
Approximately 9 out of 10 American children eat at a McDonald’s restaurant every month.
McDonald’s operates more playgrounds than any other private entity in the United States.
Approximately 96% of American school children can identify Ronald McDonald.
Since 1948, McDonald’s has sold over 4 trillion fries. If they were placed end to end, they would circle the globe 18,476 times. It would be enough fries to go to the moon and back—306 times—and to Jupiter and back 2 times
McDonald’s company brand value is over US$85 billion. Starbucks is the second ranked fast food outlet, at an estimated brand value of $25 billion.
Paris is the only place in the world where the McDonald’s arches are white instead of golden.