FAQs

  • What is Telefónica?

    It is one of the world’s largest telecommunications network operators by market capitalisation and number of customers. What's more, taking into account every sector of activity, it is one of the 50 largest companies in the world by market capitalisation and one of the 100 biggest in terms of revenue.

  • What is its main activity?

    Telefonica’s activities are centered mainly on the fixed and mobile telephony businesses with broadband as the key tool for the development of both.

  • When was Telefónica set up?

    In 1924.

  • Where is Telefónica present?

    Telefónica has a strong presence in Spain, the European Union and Latin America, where it currently concentrates its growth strategy.

  • In how many countries does Telefónica run operations?

    In 14* countries.

    *The sale of Telefónica’s operations in Costa Rica and El Salvador was agreed in 2019. Its close is still pending.

  • Which countries?

    Germany, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Spain, Mexico, Peru, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela.

  • How many employees does Telefónica have?

    An average of 113,819 in 2019

  • How many customers does it have?

    344 million total accesses at December 2019: 261million mobile phones accesses, more than 21 million Internet and data accesses and 8.4 million pay TV accesses.

  • How many shareholders does Telefónica have?

    It is a completely private company with approximately 1.3 million direct shareholders.

  • How is its share capital currently divided?

    Telefónica is a 100% listed company, with more than 1.5 million direct shareholders. Its share capital currently comprises 5,328,437,672 ordinary shares traded on the Spanish Stock Market and on those in New York and Lima.

  • What services does Telefónica offer?

    Fully integrated ICT solutions for all types of customers (people, homes, companies of all sizes, public administrations, etc.).

  • What was Telefónica's revenue in 2019?

    48.422 million euros.

  • What was Telefónica's OIBDA in 2019?

    15.199 million euros.

  • What was Telefónica's net profit in 2019?

    1.142 million euros.