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 is Telefónica?

    The company has a significant presence in 21 countries.  

  • Which countries?

    Germany, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Slovakia, Spain, the United States, Guatemala,  Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela.

     

  • How many employees does Telefónica have?

    Approximately 125,000.

  • How many customers does it have?

    More than 322 million total accesses at December 2015: more than 247.1 million mobile phones accesses; 39.4 million fixed telephony accesses; more than 21.3 million Internet and data accesses and 8.3 million pay TV accesses.

  • How many shareholders does Telefónica have?

    It is a completely private company with approximately 1.5 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 4,975,199,197 ordinary shares traded on the Spanish Stock Market and on those in London, New York, Lima, and Buenos Aires.

     

  • 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 2015?

    47,219 million euros.

  • What was Telefónica's OIBDA in 2015?

    14,926 million euros.

  • What was Telefónica's net profit in 2015?

    5,787 million euros.

  • What was Telefónica's tangible investment in 2015?

    Almost 9,578 million euros.