Which European Country Has the Most Postal Outlets?

Postal Service (Number of Outlets) (outlets), 2011 or latest
Transport | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 25 countries in 2011, Germany ranked the highest in number of outlets of postal service with 1,012,600 outlets followed by Spain and United Kingdom. On the other end of the scale was Malta with 2,217 outlets, Latvia with 2,304 outlets and Iceland with 3,339 outlets.

Data for more countries are available at Postal Service (Number of Outlets) indicator page.

Postal Service (Number of Outlets) Unit 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Belgium outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 63,552 57,521 64,098 62,983 62,139
Bulgaria outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 53,930 52,562 52,278
Czech Republic outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 94,208 93,612 94,282 96,363 96,176
Denmark outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 72,174 72,262 72,857 72,765 71,396
Finland outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 39,776 38,664 38,632 38,580 38,000
Germany outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,087,000 1,077,600 1,067,030 ... ... ...
Greece outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79,436 75,269 74,415 74,693 91,447
Hungary outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 100,016 100,694 99,145 97,164 92,271
Netherlands outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 211,325 210,394 209,246 215,785 ... ...
Poland outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 167,588 198,649 208,929 207,064 188,509
Portugal outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 182,383 ... 182,167
Romania outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 58,480 61,290 62,945 64,189 64,307 ...
Slovakia outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 33,498 29,123 29,748 30,912 31,838
Spain outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 523,672 523,698 523,656 523,535 523,455
United Kingdom outlets ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 238,336 ...