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The Company franchises and operates McDonald’s restaurants. Of the 34,480 restaurants in 119 countries at year-end 2012, 27,882 were franchised or licensed (including 19,869 franchised to conventional franchisees, 4,350 licensed to developmental licensees and 3,663 licensed to foreign affiliates (“affiliates”) – primarily Japan) and 6,598 were operated by the Company.
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