Walmart's weekly traffic growth during the coronavirus pandemic U.S. 2020

In week 11 (March 9 to 15) of 2020, foot traffic in Walmart Supercenter stores was up by 16.59 percent when compared to the equivalent period in 2019. As of March, 2020, 28 percent of Americans reported that they were stockpiling food because of the coronavirus.

For further information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, please visit our dedicated Facts and Figures page.

Year over year weekly foot traffic growth of Walmart Supercenter during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the United States in 2020*

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

May 2020


United States

Survey time period

February 1 to May 14, 2020

Supplementary notes

*Data reflects year-over-year daily comparisons (e.g. foot traffic/number of venues on Saturday, March 14, 2020, will be compared to Saturday, March 16, 2019).

Data is not normalized to account for any store openings / closures within the chain from the previous year.

Calendar week 5 to 20

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Coronavirus: impact on food and beverage trends in the U.S."

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.