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Tables

Table of contents



us-gaap:CommonStockValue
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:SharesIssued

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesIssued

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesAuthorized

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted
us-gaap:ProductOrService
us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax

us-gaap:Revenues
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:ProductOrService
us-gaap:ProductOrService, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:ProductOrService
us-gaap:CostOfGoodsAndServicesSold

us-gaap:CostsAndExpenses

us-gaap:SellingGeneralAndAdministrativeExpense

us-gaap:OperatingIncomeLoss
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:InterestExpense

us-gaap:OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesExtraordinaryItemsNoncontrollingInterest

us-gaap:IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit

us-gaap:ProfitLoss

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest

us-gaap:Assets

us-gaap:LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity

us-gaap:AssetsCurrent

us-gaap:CashAndCashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue

us-gaap:AccountsReceivableNetCurrent
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:InventoryNet

us-gaap:PrepaidExpenseAndOtherAssetsCurrent

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentGross

us-gaap:AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet

us-gaap:InvestmentsInAffiliatesSubsidiariesAssociatesAndJointVentures

us-gaap:Goodwill
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet
us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:OtherAssetsNoncurrent
vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:LiabilitiesCurrent

us-gaap:LongTermDebtCurrent

us-gaap:AccountsPayableAndAccruedLiabilitiesCurrent

us-gaap:OtherLiabilitiesCurrent

us-gaap:LiabilitiesNoncurrent

us-gaap:PensionAndOtherPostretirementDefinedBenefitPlansLiabilitiesNoncurrent

us-gaap:MinorityInterest

us-gaap:OtherLiabilitiesNoncurrent

us-gaap:CommonStockValue

us-gaap:RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit
vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:TreasuryStockValue

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:ProfitLoss

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseRightOfUseAsset

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:AmortizationOfESOPAward

us-gaap:AmortizationOfIntangibleAssets
us-gaap:LongtermDebtType, us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentByType
us-gaap:CapitalExpendituresIncurredButNotYetPaid

us-gaap:CapitalizedContractCostAmortization

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect

us-gaap:CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerAssetCreditLossExpense

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerLiabilityRevenueRecognized

us-gaap:DeferredIncomeTaxExpenseBenefit
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCredit
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfPriorServiceCostCredit
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanExpectedReturnOnPlanAssets
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanInterestCost
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanNetPeriodicBenefitCost
us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation, us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:RetirementPlanTaxStatus, us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:DefinedContributionPlanEmployerDiscretionaryContributionAmount

us-gaap:DepreciationAndAmortization
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:DividendsCash

us-gaap:EmployeeBenefitsAndShareBasedCompensation
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLossesRecovery
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLossesWriteOffs
us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:GainLossOnDispositionOfIntangibleAssets

us-gaap:GoodwillOtherIncreaseDecrease
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems
us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestmentsNetOfDividendsOrDistributions

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInOperatingCapital
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInRestrictedCash

us-gaap:IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToShareBasedPaymentArrangements
us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:InterestCostsCapitalized
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:MinorityInterestDecreaseFromDistributionsToNoncontrollingInterestHolders
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
us-gaap:NetPeriodicDefinedBenefitsExpenseReversalOfExpenseExcludingServiceCostComponent

us-gaap:NumberOfReportableSegments

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossBeforeReclassificationsNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationAndTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationTax
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship
us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossBeforeReclassificationAndTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansTax

us-gaap:OtherOperatingActivitiesCashFlowStatement

us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromOtherInvestingActivities

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquireBusinessesNetOfCashAcquired

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquireIntangibleAssets
us-gaap:BusinessAcquisition, us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquireOtherProductiveAssets

us-gaap:PensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitContributions

us-gaap:ProceedsFromDebtNetOfIssuanceCosts
us-gaap:DebtInstrument

us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfSecuredDebt

us-gaap:ProceedsFromPaymentsForOtherFinancingActivities
us-gaap:CreditFacility
us-gaap:ProceedsFromShortTermDebt
us-gaap:DebtInstrument, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:ProvisionForDoubtfulAccounts
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:ProvisionForLoanLossesExpensed

us-gaap:ReclassificationFromAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeCurrentPeriodNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RepaymentsOfSecuredDebt
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesEmployeeStockPurchasePlans

us-gaap:StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesTreasuryStockReissued
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueEmployeeStockPurchasePlan
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueRestrictedStockAwardGross
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StockholdersEquityOther
us-gaap:RetirementPlanType
vz:DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCreditChangeInDiscountRateAssumption
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk
vz:DerivativeSettledNotionalAmount
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship

vz:GainLossOnDispositionOfIntangibleAssetsPretax
us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk
vz:NotionalAmountOfDerivativeInstrumentsEnteredDuringPeriod
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship

vz:OtherComponentsOfNetPeriodicBenefitCostIncome

vz:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfLongtermDebtExcludingAssetbackedDebt

vz:RepaymentsOfLongTermBorrowingsAndFinanceLeaseObligations
us-gaap:Range
vz:RequiredDownPaymentPercentage

vz:RevenuesFromLeasingArrangementsCaptiveReinsuranceArrangementsAndInterestOnEquipmentFinanced

us-gaap:AccountsReceivableGrossCurrent
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsPremiumsAndOtherReceivables
vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableCurrent
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:AssetsFairValueDisclosure
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:CapitalizedContractCostNet
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:CommercialPaper
us-gaap:DebtInstrument, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType
us-gaap:SubsequentEventType
us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:ConstructionInProgressGross

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerAssetNet
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerLiability
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:ProductOrService
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption
us-gaap:Range, us-gaap:StatementScenario, us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:DebtInstrument
us-gaap:DebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations

us-gaap:DebtInstrumentFaceAmount
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel
us-gaap:DebtInstrumentFairValue
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:DebtInstrument
us-gaap:DebtInstrumentRepurchasedFaceAmount
us-gaap:DebtInstrument, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:DeferredIncomeTaxLiabilitiesNet
vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:DerivativeAssets
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship
us-gaap:DerivativeCreditRiskValuationAdjustmentDerivativeAssets
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsAndHedgesLiabilities
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilities
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk
us-gaap:DerivativeNotionalAmount
us-gaap:DisposalGroupClassification, us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass
us-gaap:DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationIntangibleAssets

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesWithoutReadilyDeterminableFairValueAmount

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLosses
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear
us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear
us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedTwoYearsBeforeLatestFiscalYear
us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivablesByBillingStatusType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization
us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross
us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:GoodwillImpairedAccumulatedImpairmentLoss

us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedLicenseAgreements

us-gaap:LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:LineOfCredit
us-gaap:CreditFacility

us-gaap:LineOfCreditFacilityMaximumBorrowingCapacity
us-gaap:CreditFacility

us-gaap:LineOfCreditFacilityRemainingBorrowingCapacity
us-gaap:CreditFacility

us-gaap:LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations
us-gaap:LongtermDebtType, us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentByType
us-gaap:LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligationsCurrent

us-gaap:NotesReceivableGross
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:NotesReceivableNet
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseLiabilityCurrent

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseLiabilityNoncurrent

us-gaap:PledgedAssetsNotSeparatelyReportedFinanceReceivables

us-gaap:ReceivableWithImputedInterestDiscount

us-gaap:ReceivableWithImputedInterestNetAmount
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:RestrictedCash

us-gaap:RevenueRemainingPerformanceObligation
us-gaap:ProductOrService
us-gaap:SubsequentEventType
us-gaap:StockRepurchaseProgramNumberOfSharesAuthorizedToBeRepurchased

us-gaap:StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterestAdjustedBalance1
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssetsCarryingAmount
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssociatedLiabilitiesCarryingAmount

us-gaap:TreasuryStockCommonShares

vz:AccountsReceivableFromContractWithCustomer
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType, us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements
vz:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:Range, us-gaap:StatementScenario, us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

vz:DeferredCompensationEmployeeStockOwnershipPlansAndOther

vz:FinancingReceivableFromContractWithCustomer
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
vz:FinancingReceivableOriginatedMoreThanTwoYearsBeforeCurrentFiscalYear
us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:ProductOrService
vz:PercentageOfMonthToMonthContractsOfTotalServiceContracts

Tables

  2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
us-gaap:CommonStockValue ███████████████████████████▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁429429429429429429429429429424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424297297297297297297297297297297297297297NANANA297NANANA
 us-gaap:SharesIssued us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents us-gaap:CommonStock█████████▁4291429142914291429142914291429142914242NANANA4242NANANANA4242NANANANA4242NANANA2967NANANA2967NANANA2967NANANA2967NANANA2967NANANA
 us-gaap:SharesIssued us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents us-gaap:TreasuryStock▁▃▃▃▃▆▆▆▆█153155155155155159159159159162NANANA-165NANANANA-169NANANANA-87NANANA-105NANANA-109NANANA-133NANANA-140NANANA-131NANANA
us-gaap:CommonStockSharesIssued ███████████████████████████▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁▁4291429142914291429142914291429142914242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242422967296729672967296729672967296729672967296729672967NANANA2967NANANA
us-gaap:CommonStockSharesAuthorized ▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄6250625062506250625062506250625062506250NANANA6250NANANANANANANANANANANANANA4250NANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANA
us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding 4141NA414041394140NA414041394107NA408940874087NA4086408540854085NA4078407840854121NA415941533430NA287428722872NA286628582849NA283928382834NA283028272837NANANANA
us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic 4139NA413841384138NA413641354104NA408440824082NA4079407940794080NA4072407240794116NA415241473425NA286628652866NA285728492842NA283428322830NA282928272836NANANANA
us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic ▄▄▄▄▄▃▄▄▄█▄▄▄▄▄▃▃▄▄▄▄▄▄▂▄▄▄▅▄▄▃▁▃▃▃▂▃▃▃▄▃▂▃▃▃▃▃1.01.231.260.951.220.471.191.01.114.570.891.070.851.10.890.170.171.061.320.990.991.041.03-0.540.891.021.151.770.780.780.68-1.480.560.640.59-0.710.490.570.510.930.23-0.420.160.220.390.580.54
us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted ▄▄▄▄▄▃▄▄▄█▄▄▄▄▄▃▃▄▄▄▄▄▄▂▄▄▄▅▄▄▄▁▃▃▃▂▃▃▃▄▃▂▃▃▃▃▃1.01.231.250.951.220.471.191.01.114.560.891.070.841.10.890.170.171.061.320.990.991.041.02-0.540.891.011.151.760.780.780.68-1.480.560.640.59-0.710.490.570.510.930.23-0.420.160.220.390.580.54
  2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
 us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:ProductOrService vz:MediaBusiness▁█▃▃▃█▃▄▄170021001800180018002100180019001900NANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANA
us-gaap:Revenues ▅█▆▆▆█▆▆▅▇▅▄▄▆▅▄▄▆█▇▇▆▆▇▅▅▅▅▄▄▄▄▃▃▃▃▂▂▁▁▁▁▁▂▂▁▁3161034775328943207132128342813260732203317723395531717305482981432340309373053230532321713425433158331583222431984331923158631483308183106530279297862942030045290072855228242284362791327536269902639526484267732691327091272652686126591
 us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ConsolidationItems us-gaap:OperatingSegments▂▇▄▃▃▆▃▃▂▅▂▂▁▅▃▂▂▅█▇▇▆▆█▅▅▄294463227830591297632996431785303442990829457313882924229084287543118929888294172941731294332073236032360320363179733009314113111430541NANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANA
 us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ConsolidationItems,us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments us-gaap:OperatingSegments,vz:VerizonBusinessGroup▁█▅▃▂▇▅▄76818071788577687719800778937851NANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANA
 us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ConsolidationItems,us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments us-gaap:OperatingSegments,vz:VerizonConsumerGroup▁█▄▂▂▇▃▂2176524207227062199522148237332239922003NANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANANA
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Common Stock Value

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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
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Percentage of Assets0.10.10.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.1

Common Stock Par Or Stated Value Per Share

Shares Issued

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value42914291429142914291429142914291429142424242424242422967296729672967296729672967
Percentage of SharesIssued100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:TreasuryStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value153155155155155159159159159162-165-169-87-105-109-133-140-131-127-90
Percentage of SharesIssued3.63.63.63.63.63.73.73.73.73.8-3.9-4.0-2.1-3.6-3.7-4.5-4.7-4.4-4.3-3.1

Common Stock Shares Issued

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Value429142914291429142914291429142914291424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242424229672967296729672967296729672967296729672967296729672967
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Common Stock Shares Authorized

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesAuthorized



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Weighted Average Number Of Diluted Shares Outstanding

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding



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Weighted Average Number Of Shares Outstanding Basic

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
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Percentage of WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Earnings Per Share Basic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value1.01.231.260.951.220.471.191.01.114.570.891.070.851.10.890.170.171.061.320.990.991.041.03-0.540.891.021.151.770.780.780.68-1.480.560.640.59-0.710.490.570.510.930.23-0.420.160.220.390.580.54
Percentage of EarningsPerShareBasic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Earnings Per Share Diluted

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value1.01.231.250.951.220.471.191.01.114.560.891.070.841.10.890.170.171.061.320.990.991.041.02-0.540.891.011.151.760.780.780.68-1.480.560.640.59-0.710.490.570.510.930.23-0.420.160.220.390.580.54
Percentage of EarningsPerShareDiluted100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Revenue From Contract With Customer Excluding Assessed Tax

us-gaap:ProductOrService

us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax

vz:MediaBusiness



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value170021001800180018002100180019001900
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues5.46.05.55.65.66.15.55.96.0
Percentage of Revenues vz:MediaBusiness0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Revenues

us-gaap:Revenues



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value3161034775328943207132128342813260732203317723395531717305482981432340309373053230532321713425433158331583222431984331923158631483308183106530279297862942030045290072855228242284362791327536269902639526484267732691327091272652686126591
Percentage of Revenues100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems

srt:ConsolidationEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-108-168-97-104-427-400-392-385-396-418-375-351
Percentage of Revenues-0.3-0.5-0.3-0.3-1.3-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.1
Percentage of Revenues-0.3-0.5-0.3-0.3-1.3-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.2-1.1
Percentage of Revenues srt:ConsolidationEliminations100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-30
Value78838073373341338331344362326299343385310
Percentage of Revenues0.20.20.20.21.21.01.01.01.11.11.01.01.21.21.0
Percentage of Revenues0.20.20.20.21.21.01.01.01.11.11.01.01.21.21.0
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OperatingSegments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-31
Value294463227830591297632996431785303442990829457313882924229084287543118929888294172952731294332073236030972320363179733009314113111430541
Percentage of Revenues93.292.893.092.893.392.793.192.992.792.492.295.296.496.496.696.397.396.997.699.499.499.499.498.899.1
Percentage of Revenues93.292.893.092.893.392.793.192.992.792.492.295.296.496.496.696.396.797.396.997.693.499.499.499.499.498.899.1
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:CorporateAndReconcilingItems



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value22722665240024122335264524002429
Percentage of Revenues7.27.77.37.57.37.77.47.5
Percentage of Revenues7.27.77.37.57.37.77.47.5
Percentage of Revenues vz:CorporateAndReconcilingItems100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value1920151213181512
Percentage of Revenues0.10.10.00.00.00.10.00.0
Percentage of Revenues0.10.10.00.00.00.10.00.0
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value5963656150635652
Percentage of Revenues0.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.2
Percentage of Revenues0.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.2
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:IntersegmentElimination vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OperatingSegments, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value76818071788577687719800778937851
Percentage of Revenues24.323.224.024.224.023.424.224.4
Percentage of Revenues24.323.224.024.224.023.424.224.4
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OperatingSegments, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value2176524207227062199522148237332239922003
Percentage of Revenues68.969.669.068.668.969.268.768.3
Percentage of Revenues68.969.669.068.668.969.268.768.3
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProductOrService

us-gaap:Product



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value412967715141472049316821535350445040647543524298
Percentage of Revenues13.119.515.614.715.319.916.415.715.919.113.714.1
Percentage of Revenues13.119.515.614.715.319.916.415.715.919.113.714.1
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Product100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:FiosRevenues



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value30613070305430113007304629862956
Percentage of Revenues9.78.89.39.49.48.99.29.2
Percentage of Revenues9.78.89.39.49.48.99.29.2
Percentage of Revenues vz:FiosRevenues100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:ServiceAndOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value274812800427753273512719727460272542715926732274802736526250
Percentage of Revenues86.980.584.485.384.780.183.684.384.180.986.385.9
Percentage of Revenues86.980.584.485.384.780.183.684.384.180.986.385.9
Percentage of Revenues vz:ServiceAndOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:WirelessService



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value1635716314163831623116051158801594415737
Percentage of Revenues51.746.949.850.650.046.348.948.9
Percentage of Revenues51.746.949.850.650.046.348.948.9
Percentage of Revenues vz:WirelessService100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProductOrService, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:Product, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value75210008808147651000845793
Percentage of Revenues2.42.92.72.52.42.92.62.5
Percentage of Revenues2.42.92.72.52.42.92.62.5
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Product vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:Product, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value3377425641664507
Percentage of Revenues10.712.913.013.8
Percentage of Revenues10.712.913.013.8
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Product vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:Service, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value16343164321626116194
Percentage of Revenues51.750.050.649.7
Percentage of Revenues51.750.050.649.7
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Service vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:BusinessGlobalEnterprise, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value2630271426902781
Percentage of Revenues8.38.38.48.5
Percentage of Revenues8.38.38.48.5
Percentage of Revenues vz:BusinessGlobalEnterprise vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:ConsumerOther, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value1986195316711642
Percentage of Revenues6.35.95.25.0
Percentage of Revenues6.35.95.25.0
Percentage of Revenues vz:ConsumerOther vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:FiosRevenues, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value262242243239243226222218
Percentage of Revenues0.80.70.70.70.80.70.70.7
Percentage of Revenues0.80.70.70.70.80.70.70.7
Percentage of Revenues vz:FiosRevenues vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:FiosRevenues, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value27992828281127722764282027642738
Percentage of Revenues8.98.18.58.68.68.28.58.5
Percentage of Revenues8.98.18.58.68.68.28.58.5
Percentage of Revenues vz:FiosRevenues vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:PublicSectorAndOther, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value1474147214711454
Percentage of Revenues4.74.54.64.5
Percentage of Revenues4.74.54.64.5
Percentage of Revenues vz:PublicSectorAndOther vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:ServiceAndOther, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value69007000700070006900700071007100
Percentage of Revenues21.820.121.321.821.520.421.822.0
Percentage of Revenues21.820.121.321.821.520.421.822.0
Percentage of Revenues vz:ServiceAndOther vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:SmallAndMediumBusiness, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value2798289427042725
Percentage of Revenues8.98.88.48.4
Percentage of Revenues8.98.88.48.4
Percentage of Revenues vz:SmallAndMediumBusiness vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:Wholesale, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value760790841918
Percentage of Revenues2.42.42.62.8
Percentage of Revenues2.42.42.62.8
Percentage of Revenues vz:Wholesale vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:WirelessService, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value28812869285027752694268126872615
Percentage of Revenues9.18.38.78.78.47.88.28.1
Percentage of Revenues9.18.38.78.78.47.88.28.1
Percentage of Revenues vz:WirelessService vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:WirelessService, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value1347613445135331345613357131991325713122
Percentage of Revenues42.638.741.142.041.638.540.740.7
Percentage of Revenues42.638.741.142.041.638.540.740.7
Percentage of Revenues vz:WirelessService vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value7662787077067878
Percentage of Revenues24.223.924.024.2
Percentage of Revenues24.223.924.024.2
Percentage of Revenues vz:VerizonBusinessGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:VerizonBusinessGroupAndVerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value29368305112980430221
Percentage of Revenues92.992.892.892.7
Percentage of Revenues92.992.892.892.7
Percentage of Revenues vz:VerizonBusinessGroupAndVerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value21706226412209822343
Percentage of Revenues68.768.868.868.5
Percentage of Revenues68.768.868.868.5
Percentage of Revenues vz:VerizonConsumerGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0

Sales Revenue Goods Net

Cost Of Goods And Services Sold

us-gaap:ProductOrService

us-gaap:CostOfGoodsAndServicesSold

us-gaap:Product



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value454272555482501951987128548953975309733949655035
Percentage of CostOfGoodsAndServicesSold100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues14.420.916.715.616.220.816.816.816.721.615.716.5
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Product110.0107.1106.6106.3105.4104.5102.5107.0105.3113.3114.1117.1

us-gaap:Service



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value775483767902770277928163784282347946821980097449
Percentage of CostOfGoodsAndServicesSold170.7115.5144.1153.5149.9114.5142.9152.6149.7112.0161.3147.9
Percentage of Revenues24.524.124.024.024.323.824.125.625.024.225.324.4
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:Service0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Cost Of Goods Sold

Cost Of Services

Costs And Expenses

us-gaap:CostsAndExpenses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value2503128136247142422124419336442493225586244232916224509223162263324317243972597825978242292451025623256232440324024353282469623798236581900223151232312319833214235242290123047232662264422537231012636322472
Percentage of CostsAndExpenses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues79.280.975.175.576.098.176.579.576.985.977.373.175.975.278.985.185.175.371.677.377.375.775.1106.478.275.676.861.276.578.078.9110.581.180.281.683.482.283.587.298.583.5

Selling General And Administrative Expense

us-gaap:SellingGeneralAndAdministrativeExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value8585821472167268719894107224760568449531763260396908596882269775977576005764830983097974793916857827775508332285780378047814816008836678777700768973737284840799707698
Percentage of SellingGeneralAndAdministrativeExpense100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues27.223.621.922.722.427.422.223.621.528.124.119.823.218.526.632.032.023.616.825.125.124.724.850.826.224.027.09.226.527.027.753.328.827.627.327.526.827.031.737.228.6

Operating Income Loss

us-gaap:OperatingIncomeLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value6579663981807850770963776756617734947937208823271818023654045544554794297447535753578217960-213668907685716012063712865556222-3169548356515195-11124647489244536411338341044412953382346724530
Percentage of OperatingIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues20.819.124.924.524.01.923.520.523.114.122.726.924.124.821.114.914.924.728.422.722.724.324.9-6.421.824.423.238.823.522.021.1-10.518.919.818.4-3.916.617.816.524.312.81.516.510.914.017.417.0

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems

us-gaap:OperatingSegments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-31
Value8236755284668407837877138461825581187180766874787369672378037493755484697488824575598200821559187180724474656386703365386431
Percentage of OperatingIncomeLoss125.2113.8103.5107.1108.71210.8110.2124.8110.5149.8106.490.8102.683.8119.3164.5106.676.8109.4104.8103.2-277.1104.294.3104.352.998.799.7103.4
Percentage of Revenues26.121.725.726.226.122.525.925.625.621.124.224.524.720.825.224.524.726.321.924.922.825.425.717.822.723.024.220.623.221.921.9
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments28.023.427.728.228.024.327.927.627.622.926.225.725.621.626.125.525.627.122.525.524.425.625.817.922.923.324.40.00.00.00.0

vz:CorporateAndReconcilingItems



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value-259-320-344-354-386-165-350-426
Percentage of OperatingIncomeLoss-3.9-4.8-4.2-4.5-5.0-25.9-4.6-6.4
Percentage of Revenues-0.8-0.9-1.0-1.1-1.2-0.5-1.1-1.3
Percentage of Revenues vz:CorporateAndReconcilingItems-11.4-12.0-14.3-14.7-16.5-6.2-14.6-17.5

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:OperatingSegments, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value9546669771071104879911541101
Percentage of OperatingIncomeLoss14.510.011.913.613.6125.415.016.6
Percentage of Revenues3.01.93.03.33.32.33.53.4
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments vz:VerizonBusinessGroup12.48.312.413.813.610.014.614.0

us-gaap:OperatingSegments, vz:VerizonConsumerGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value72826886748973367250680372137060
Percentage of OperatingIncomeLoss110.7103.791.693.594.01068.094.0106.7
Percentage of Revenues23.019.822.822.922.619.822.121.9
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:OperatingSegments vz:VerizonConsumerGroup33.528.433.033.432.728.732.232.1

Interest Expense

us-gaap:InterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value1034115911461215121011991211122212011219116412181132113710381013101311881178120212021208133212821255116412141061555514537575632679685698717709597679680
Percentage of InterestExpense100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues3.33.33.53.83.83.53.73.83.83.63.74.03.83.53.43.33.33.73.43.63.63.74.23.94.03.73.93.41.81.71.81.92.22.42.42.52.62.62.32.52.5

Interest Expense Debt

Other Nonoperating Income Expense

us-gaap:OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value143-1773-110-13122951865214360-75-634-511-19-8469897-1826-1826322851513275-4377166-894-250202539-1079103419241036-511646
Percentage of OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues0.5-5.1-0.3-4.10.95.40.71.1-0.2-1.9-1.6-0.1-2.80.30.3-6.0-6.00.10.10.20.20.10.2-1.30.20.2-2.9-0.80.10.10.1-3.60.00.10.10.10.00.1-0.20.10.2

Other Comprehensive Income Loss Foreign Currency Transaction And Translation Adjustment Net Of Tax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-30
Value-12069-10-6724-4410-17693401171777-136-78252530-47-74-7454-141-145-1149-9495614012-14857103-195104-103-29060
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues-0.40.2-0.0-0.20.1-0.10.0-0.50.30.10.40.10.3-0.4-0.30.10.10.1-0.1-0.2-0.20.2-0.4-0.4-0.40.0-3.10.20.50.0-0.50.20.4-0.70.4-0.4-1.00.2

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value-12069-10-6724-4410-17693
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues-0.40.2-0.0-0.20.1-0.10.0-0.50.3
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Before Income Taxes Extraordinary Items Noncontrolling Interest

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesExtraordinaryItemsNoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value56763712692353106788136766755527605429345511696751826949557616951695676685786366636666276669-388656586544695410760661261865719-47364923507846324098430638812876-1323940
Percentage of IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesExtraordinaryItemsNoncontrollingInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues18.010.721.016.621.14.020.517.219.18.617.422.817.421.518.05.65.621.025.019.219.220.620.9-11.717.920.822.634.621.820.819.4-15.817.017.816.414.715.614.410.9-0.514.6

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Before Income Taxes Domestic

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Before Income Taxes Foreign

Income Tax Expense Benefit

us-gaap:IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value1389-1505158612361628-698161312811388-1584917752489162923491829864864233630652195219522742331-17381864222096828441034988864-2810631793726556702617178-6851622
Percentage of IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues4.4-4.34.83.95.1-2.04.94.04.4-46.75.68.15.57.35.92.82.87.38.96.66.67.17.3-5.25.97.13.19.23.43.32.9-9.42.22.82.62.02.52.30.7-2.66.0

Income Taxes Paid Net

Profit Loss

us-gaap:ProfitLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value4287521753374074516020655062424646661878337364478355346003747831831443055134171417143534338-21483794432459867916557851984855-1926429242853906-2123542360432644648269855323182371280933353086
Percentage of ProfitLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.615.016.212.716.16.015.513.214.755.311.814.711.914.212.12.72.713.816.112.612.613.513.6-6.512.013.719.425.518.417.516.5-6.414.815.013.8-0.712.713.112.117.610.22.18.68.810.312.411.6

Comprehensive Income Net Of Tax

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value165649894851317548781108492036204961186454019403733864410353130903090421953413817381741364024-22953682411228795307235621841773-32511703157418151062167016831134-1297425
Percentage of ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues5.214.314.79.915.23.215.111.215.654.912.713.211.413.611.410.110.113.115.611.511.512.812.6-6.911.713.19.317.17.87.36.0-10.85.95.56.43.86.16.24.3-4.81.6

Comprehensive Income Net Of Tax Attributable To Noncontrolling Interest

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value131122143130128126138126121-784116116103105127129129120870-133133-122-119-83-99-110-2016-21225335029492891-2311-2706-2452-2223216419931823203917091879
Percentage of ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues0.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.4-2.30.40.40.30.30.40.40.40.42.5-0.40.4-0.4-0.4-0.3-0.3-0.3-6.5-68.311.19.99.8-7.7-9.3-8.6-7.97.87.26.87.76.47.0

Comprehensive Income Net Of Tax Including Portion Attributable To Noncontrolling Interest

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value178751114994330550061234505837465082187594135415334894515365832193219433954633950395042584143-22123781422248958152570651334664-94044094026403832263663350631734122304
Percentage of ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues5.714.715.210.315.63.615.511.616.055.213.013.611.714.011.810.510.513.515.911.911.913.213.0-6.712.013.415.926.218.817.215.9-3.115.214.114.311.613.313.012.01.58.6

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-31
Value131122143130128126138126121114116116103105127129120122133122119991102016
Percentage of ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTaxIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest7.32.42.93.92.610.22.73.42.40.62.82.83.02.33.54.02.82.23.42.92.92.62.641.2
Percentage of Revenues0.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.30.40.40.30.30.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.30.36.5
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value4156509551943944503219394924412045451866936204362345044953620702702431053914038403842314219-22313695421439475067223222461952-4229159318251686-20231379160914392639659-1192443617109816581521
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.114.715.812.315.75.715.112.814.355.011.414.311.613.911.72.32.313.415.712.212.213.113.2-6.711.713.412.816.37.47.56.6-14.15.56.46.0-7.14.95.85.310.02.5-4.51.62.34.06.25.7

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value415651943944503249244120
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.115.812.315.715.112.8
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss Attributable To Noncontrolling Interest

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value131122143130128126138126121114116116103105127129129120870-133133-12211983991102039284933462952290317061-2699-24602220216319951825203917451875
Percentage of NetIncomeLossAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues0.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.40.30.40.40.30.30.40.40.40.42.5-0.40.4-0.40.40.30.30.36.69.211.19.99.956.8-9.3-8.67.97.77.26.87.76.57.0

Assets

us-gaap:Assets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value294500291727284875283108283947264829265562263303264516257143254682252978246731244180239498231870244587244640242073240753235790232708226293224427221562274098276675223346226186225222231082226072222921230461228032223756228108220005226907
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Liabilities And Stockholders Equity

us-gaap:LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value294500291727284875283108283947264829265562263303264516257143254682252978246731244180239498231870244587244640242073240753235790232708226293224427221562274098276675223346226186225222231082226072222921230461228032223756228108220005226907
Percentage of LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Stockholders Equity

Assets Current

us-gaap:AssetsCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value407053747334895333083339734636331543087631025299133086728823271582639525621208442361522280217682150222836296232477322887232727099473705219572525821235276632713023512309392777022472299232234821745
Percentage of AssetsCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets13.812.812.211.811.813.112.511.711.711.612.111.411.010.810.79.09.79.19.08.99.712.710.910.210.525.926.69.811.29.412.012.010.513.412.210.013.110.29.6

Cash And Cash Equivalents At Carrying Value

us-gaap:CashAndCashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value704725943020194923222745253817501923207944874583430728806441285758464470387530084386105987218577629075352856710178854753093971410001590913362103246240140076668539447613037200997821153
Percentage of CashAndCashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets2.40.91.10.70.81.01.00.70.70.81.81.81.71.22.71.22.41.81.61.21.94.63.22.61.319.520.50.82.41.44.24.42.75.84.52.86.13.00.00.00.00.90.00.0

Short Term Investments

Accounts Receivable Net Current

us-gaap:AccountsReceivableNetCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value23797254292471324926244692510224012230992259523546234932154919771168631751314832132941248513457131051344412698139931328312966121311243912111122161181412576120301159511234117761164811483110281178112573
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNetCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets8.18.78.78.88.69.59.08.88.50.09.18.57.86.87.26.25.75.15.55.45.65.46.05.95.85.54.54.45.55.25.65.25.15.05.15.15.14.85.45.5

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value12218
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNetCurrent51.3
Percentage of Assets4.1
Percentage of Assets vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables0.0

vz:OtherReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value6563
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNetCurrent27.6
Percentage of Assets2.2
Percentage of Assets vz:OtherReceivables0.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value5016
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNetCurrent21.1
Percentage of Assets1.7
Percentage of Assets vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables0.0

Inventory Net

us-gaap:InventoryNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value1633142215381167141713361270110212851034127611161194120213189311142125213191149107611531206107388110201193104079810751223856106394011531270124511311426
Percentage of InventoryNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.60.50.50.40.50.50.50.40.50.40.50.40.50.50.60.40.50.50.50.50.50.50.50.50.40.40.40.50.40.50.50.40.50.40.50.60.50.50.6

Other Assets Current

Prepaid Expense And Other Assets Current

us-gaap:PrepaidExpenseAndOtherAssetsCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value8228802856245266518951245453533449255222532133073280335346453918303034453422195922682818323633243406
Percentage of PrepaidExpenseAndOtherAssetsCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets2.82.82.01.91.80.02.12.01.92.00.01.31.31.31.91.61.31.51.40.80.91.21.41.41.2

Land

Machinery And Equipment Gross

Property Plant And Equipment Gross

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentGross



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value268993265734260053257395254457252835252030249294246877246498242608239226235550232215228909225756222669220163216674213661210389230508230452227475223841220865218336215224212082209575216995217739218250215626214798212949211704211655229743
Percentage of PropertyPlantAndEquipmentGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets91.391.191.390.989.695.594.994.793.395.995.394.695.595.195.697.491.090.089.588.789.299.1101.8101.4101.080.678.996.493.893.193.996.397.993.694.295.292.896.2101.2

Accumulated Depreciation Depletion And Amortization Property Plant And Equipment

us-gaap:AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value176816173819171204169577166608163549164566161513158955157930155986152705150337147464145495142584139658136622134112131129128747140561140520137763134785131909129809126892123901120933129185129844130064127192125955123552123459123944137758
Percentage of AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets60.059.660.159.958.761.862.061.360.161.461.260.460.960.460.761.557.155.855.454.554.660.462.161.460.848.146.956.854.853.755.957.458.355.255.255.254.156.360.7

Property Plant And Equipment Net

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value921779191588849878188784989286874648778187922885688662286521852138475183414831728301183541825628253281642899478993289712890568895688527883328818188642878108789588186884348884389397882458771191985
Percentage of PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets31.331.531.231.030.933.732.933.333.234.434.034.234.534.734.835.933.934.134.134.334.638.739.740.040.232.532.039.539.039.438.038.939.638.439.040.038.739.940.5

Investments In Affiliates Subsidiaries Associates And Joint Ventures

us-gaap:InvestmentsInAffiliatesSubsidiariesAssociatesAndJointVentures



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value543558628650674671732787994104110391054107510801110111982282179677979476280281885288934323423331933213401362535393566344834613908373234973118
Percentage of InvestmentsInAffiliatesSubsidiariesAssociatesAndJointVentures100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.20.20.20.20.20.30.30.30.40.00.40.40.40.40.50.50.40.30.30.30.30.30.30.40.40.41.31.21.51.51.51.61.61.61.51.51.71.61.61.4

Goodwill

us-gaap:Goodwill



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-04-012019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value243822438924570246322463524635246142920029200291212917228725285272763027205259702541725364253312512425429233032463924617246632464724634243392433624132241392404823478234652335723541234802199321988224726035
Percentage of Goodwill100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets8.38.48.68.70.08.79.311.011.111.011.311.311.311.211.110.811.010.410.410.410.69.910.610.911.011.19.08.810.910.710.710.410.410.510.110.310.59.610.09.90.0

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems

us-gaap:CorporateNonSegment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-04-012019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
Value161620226226223462346693469346810678261005028
Percentage of Goodwill0.10.10.81.11.19.59.523.723.723.423.221.218.5
Percentage of Assets0.00.00.10.10.00.80.92.62.62.62.62.42.1
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:CorporateNonSegment0.00.00.00.00.01.01.02.92.92.82.82.72.4

us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:OperatingSegments, vz:VerizonBusinessGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-04-01
Value72627269726472667269
Percentage of Goodwill29.829.829.629.529.5
Percentage of Assets2.52.52.52.60.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:OperatingSegments vz:VerizonBusinessGroup0.00.00.00.00.0

Finite Lived Intangible Assets Net

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value9371949892649474960897759731986110014102471099311143891288977692739982168338832279835779572857385781583958005732577658275933583057265744587859155945565558306764
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets3.23.33.33.33.43.73.73.73.84.04.34.43.63.63.23.23.43.43.43.32.52.52.52.62.62.12.12.62.62.62.52.52.62.62.62.72.52.63.0

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:CustomerLists



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312012-12-31
Value227023852502264927402830267827632857293034393485261524041608166417151774192919716376947648379059791218
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet24.225.127.028.028.529.027.528.028.528.631.331.329.327.020.922.520.921.323.224.711.012.113.314.515.516.920.5
Percentage of Assets0.80.80.90.91.01.11.01.01.11.11.41.41.11.00.70.70.70.70.80.80.30.30.30.40.40.40.5
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:CustomerLists0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:OtherIntangibleAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302013-12-31
Value9721001103110601102112715231575163516811813193410891271114780616531642907598354302316333368
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet10.410.511.111.211.511.515.716.016.316.416.517.412.214.314.910.920.119.710.97.56.15.35.55.86.3
Percentage of Assets0.30.30.40.40.40.40.60.60.60.70.70.80.40.50.50.30.70.70.40.20.20.10.10.10.1
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:OtherIntangibleAssets0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

vz:NonNetworkInternalUseSoftware



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
Value61296112573157655766581855305523552256365741572452085222493749294848492254865414478847324658461145834453
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet65.464.461.960.960.059.556.856.055.155.052.251.458.458.764.266.659.059.065.967.882.982.681.279.878.576.8
Percentage of Assets2.12.12.02.02.02.22.12.12.12.22.32.32.12.12.12.12.02.02.32.22.02.02.12.12.11.6
Percentage of Assets vz:NonNetworkInternalUseSoftware0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Deferred Tax Assets Liabilities Net

Other Assets Noncurrent

us-gaap:OtherAssetsNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value123791014110018104261044296691171711275109431176310966978785388795822285368275723562987512707065455765662851125262514645354446380138224128451550015154515552995403551156358756
Percentage of OtherAssetsNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets4.23.53.53.73.70.04.44.24.24.40.03.83.43.53.33.53.53.12.63.12.92.72.42.82.32.32.31.71.61.71.71.82.02.22.32.22.32.42.42.63.9

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustedBalance



Period End2020-01-01
Value10062
Percentage of OtherAssetsNoncurrent0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustedBalance0.0

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustment



Period End2020-01-01
Value-79
Percentage of OtherAssetsNoncurrent0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustment0.0

Liabilities Current

us-gaap:LiabilitiesCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value410574486839209382143860737930341673232931615330372893027758266643034030298344083331235052344923064528713280642688926493253532705030291291913148926956287702635322913307613463627374327473059729136
Percentage of LiabilitiesCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets13.915.413.813.513.614.312.912.312.012.811.411.010.812.412.714.813.614.314.212.712.212.111.911.811.49.910.913.113.912.012.511.710.313.315.212.214.413.912.8

Debt Current

Notes Payable Current

Long Term Debt Current

us-gaap:LongTermDebtCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value111751077734863869291575426105
Percentage of LongTermDebtCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets3.83.71.31.71.33.42.7

Accounts Payable Current

Accounts Payable And Accrued Liabilities Current

us-gaap:AccountsPayableAndAccruedLiabilitiesCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value17419218061956617633186642249822501193421856017052212321843417825148261959318002190901811819362177211695315189166801705516521149841645315622146711403016182160031397313231146891448614238138101570215223
Percentage of AccountsPayableAndAccruedLiabilitiesCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets5.97.56.96.26.60.08.57.37.06.48.37.27.06.08.07.58.27.47.97.37.06.47.27.57.46.86.05.66.66.27.26.96.25.96.46.46.46.17.16.7

Taxes Payable Current

Other Liabilities Current

us-gaap:OtherLiabilitiesCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value9132902488548654833282378239832383038240781183528316878081318078844485158477873890469029851386498231768982176664646765596571640564326468656111223115207081711473536708
Percentage of OtherLiabilitiesCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets3.13.13.13.12.90.03.13.13.23.10.03.23.33.53.33.33.53.73.53.63.73.83.63.73.63.43.72.42.32.92.92.82.82.92.94.95.13.23.13.33.0

Dividends Payable Current

Liabilities Noncurrent

us-gaap:LiabilitiesNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-31
Value191790184024185354186947187880172189175308177399180556179419189808
Percentage of LiabilitiesNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets65.163.165.166.066.265.066.067.468.369.877.7

Long Term Debt

Long Term Debt Noncurrent

Deferred Tax Liabilities Noncurrent

Pension And Other Postretirement Defined Benefit Plans Liabilities Noncurrent

us-gaap:PensionAndOtherPostretirementDefinedBenefitPlansLiabilitiesNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value176171795218236180401788818599196601995520689221122113121775220792616628285280592966529957329623271133010332802577026342269772768233738338353404834346309043190932164329572770527589275432816432622
Percentage of PensionAndOtherPostretirementDefinedBenefitPlansLiabilitiesNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets6.06.26.46.46.37.07.47.67.88.68.38.68.910.711.812.112.112.213.613.614.014.311.411.712.210.112.215.115.115.213.414.114.414.312.112.312.112.814.4

Minority Interest

us-gaap:MinorityInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value1443144013911365160415661565159215511564163515911603157215441508152315001462141414041459142013781391111111405658055280530955427852376549835327851750499384846451364498764834342761
Percentage of MinorityInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.50.50.50.50.60.00.60.60.60.60.00.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.50.520.620.023.824.023.323.823.623.221.721.323.021.922.018.8

Other Liabilities Noncurrent

us-gaap:OtherLiabilitiesNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value1578612264125431183011632121071392213496132011271912339124331250812788122651223911576119121135011641111811117111086557457505857616756535622567760756092583952545337547254795551600262626765
Percentage of OtherLiabilitiesNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets5.44.24.44.24.10.05.35.15.04.80.04.84.95.15.05.04.85.14.64.84.64.64.72.42.52.62.82.12.02.52.72.72.52.32.42.42.42.52.62.83.0

Stockholders Equity

Common Stock Value

us-gaap:CommonStockValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value429429429429429429429429429424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424424297297297297297297297297297297297297297297
Percentage of CommonStockValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.10.10.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.1

Retained Earnings Accumulated Deficit

us-gaap:RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value545575314750595479454649343952435424409141657399743786735635193731815916153150591291811652132531124681566418442224476964555135341782-1768-2483-3255-3734196818451444117946194656442743687260
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets18.518.217.816.916.40.016.416.615.815.10.013.97.67.26.56.25.45.05.44.63.42.71.91.13.12.51.60.7-0.6-1.1-1.4-1.70.90.80.60.52.02.11.92.03.2

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustedBalance



Period End2020-01-01
Value52947
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustedBalance0.0

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustment



Period End2020-01-01
Value-200
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustment0.0

Treasury Stock Value

us-gaap:TreasuryStockValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value672568206822682368256986698769906992713971417142714472637264727972797416760477417093326334653638379439613970397439944071424744384735500251125132518952675000
Percentage of TreasuryStockValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets2.32.32.42.42.42.62.62.72.62.82.82.82.93.03.03.13.03.03.13.23.01.41.51.61.71.41.41.81.81.81.82.02.12.22.22.32.32.42.2

Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income Loss Net Of Tax

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value-150299811041447221623703201320537053289265926832284260926732758284745955060082191611111175118812902358211819942056223512571147139812691037135412931049-1372
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets-0.50.30.40.50.80.91.21.21.40.01.01.10.91.11.11.21.20.20.20.20.30.40.50.50.50.60.90.80.90.91.00.50.50.60.60.50.60.60.5-0.6

Net Cash Provided By Used In Operating Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value882489981091287557081809598119785664880847303823716815086479954117419105049520873710169747483537665713910431112399617753167289487595750357084
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues27.925.933.227.322.023.630.130.420.923.823.027.05.615.715.517.723.130.728.727.131.822.526.424.323.233.637.132.325.622.432.721.118.726.3

Net Cash Provided By Used In Investing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value-6980-5424-3568-3786-4803-4798-4408-3443-5285-5671-3818-5050-4833-8444-51926089-3436-5447-4425-6995-13176-5426-4084-1815-4531-4810-2188-4236-3599-5077-7841-3673-4375-3623
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues-22.1-15.6-10.8-11.8-14.9-14.0-13.5-10.7-16.6-16.7-12.0-16.5-16.2-26.1-16.819.9-10.7-15.9-13.3-21.7-41.2-16.3-12.9-5.8-14.7-15.5-7.2-14.2-12.2-16.9-27.0-13.0-16.2-13.5

Net Cash Provided By Used In Financing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value2563-3863-6258-5386-2657-2956-4556-6549-1316-4821-3581-29114579-2033977-14489-2607-4462-4228-3120-32051332-2827-2981-53229-880345871-9068-1550-8272-1933-97376679-2433
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues8.1-11.1-19.0-16.8-8.3-8.6-14.0-20.3-4.1-14.2-11.3-9.515.4-0.612.9-47.5-8.1-13.0-12.8-9.7-10.04.0-9.0-9.5-172.7-28.3151.5-30.4-5.3-27.5-6.7-34.524.7-9.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Operating Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value882489981091287557081809598119785664880847303823716815086479954117419105049520873710169747483537665713910431112399617753167289487595750357084
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues27.925.933.227.322.023.630.130.420.923.823.027.05.615.715.517.723.130.728.727.131.822.526.424.323.233.637.132.325.622.432.721.118.726.3

Net Income Loss

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value4156509551943944503219394924412045451866936204362345044953620702702431053914038403842314219-22313695421439475067223222461952-4229159318251686-20231379160914392639659-1192443617109816581521
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.114.715.812.315.75.715.112.814.355.011.414.311.613.911.72.32.313.415.712.212.213.113.2-6.711.713.412.816.37.47.56.6-14.15.56.46.0-7.14.95.85.310.02.5-4.51.62.34.06.25.7

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value415651943944503249244120
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.115.812.315.715.112.8
Percentage of Revenues us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.0

Profit Loss

us-gaap:ProfitLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value4287521753374074516020655062424646661878337364478355346003747831831443055134171417143534338-21483794432459867916557851984855-1926429242853906-2123542360432644648269855323182371280933353086
Percentage of ProfitLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues13.615.016.212.716.16.015.513.214.755.311.814.711.914.212.12.72.713.816.112.612.613.513.6-6.512.013.719.425.518.417.516.5-6.414.815.013.8-0.712.713.112.117.610.22.18.68.810.312.411.6

Increase Decrease In Other Operating Capital Net

Increase Decrease In Inventories

Net Cash Provided By Used In Investing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value-6980-5424-3568-3786-4803-4798-4408-3443-5285-5671-3818-5050-4833-8444-51926089-3436-5447-4425-6995-13176-5426-4084-1815-4531-4810-2188-4236-3599-5077-7841-3673-4375-3623
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues-22.1-15.6-10.8-11.8-14.9-14.0-13.5-10.7-16.6-16.7-12.0-16.5-16.2-26.1-16.819.9-10.7-15.9-13.3-21.7-41.2-16.3-12.9-5.8-14.7-15.5-7.2-14.2-12.2-16.9-27.0-13.0-16.2-13.5

Net Cash Provided By Used In Financing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value2563-3863-6258-5386-2657-2956-4556-6549-1316-4821-3581-29114579-2033977-14489-2607-4462-4228-3120-32051332-2827-2981-53229-880345871-9068-1550-8272-1933-97376679-2433
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Revenues8.1-11.1-19.0-16.8-8.3-8.6-14.0-20.3-4.1-14.2-11.3-9.515.4-0.612.9-47.5-8.1-13.0-12.8-9.7-10.04.0-9.0-9.5-172.7-28.3151.5-30.4-5.3-27.5-6.7-34.524.7-9.0

Proceeds From Issuance Of Long Term Debt

Repayments Of Long Term Debt

Payments Of Dividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value2547254224932492248924892438243824072405235723562354235423032303230221652107211321532150207020661517151614741474147213431300129113791347
Percentage of PaymentsOfDividends100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Payments Of Dividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value2547254224932492248924892438243824072405235723562354235423032303230221652107211321532150207020661517151614741474147213431300129113791347
Percentage of PaymentsOfDividends100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Payments For Repurchase Of Common Stock

Repayments Of Long Term Debt

Debt Instrument Interest Rate Stated Percentage

Effective Income Tax Rate Continuing Operations

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Options Outstanding Number

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Options Outstanding Weighted Average Exercise Price

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Equity Instruments Other Than Options Grants In Period

Share Based Compensation

Deferred Tax Liabilities

Deferred Tax Assets Net

Unrecognized Tax Benefits

Deferred Tax Assets Valuation Allowance

Unrecognized Tax Benefits Increases Resulting From Current Period Tax Positions

Operating Lease Right Of Use Asset

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseRightOfUseAsset



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-01
Value224722269422218224672310523241
Percentage of OperatingLeaseRightOfUseAsset100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Cash And Cash Equivalents Period Increase Decrease

Cash Cash Equivalents Restricted Cash And Restricted Cash Equivalents

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312015-12-31
Value832439174206312035373916357527282935288850685124466831774738
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Proceeds From Repayments Of Short Term Debt

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AmortizationOfESOPAward

us-gaap:DeferredCompensationShareBasedPayments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value8840426321-19221
Percentage of AmortizationOfESOPAward100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AmortizationOfIntangibleAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-30
Value592607580569555569557557534740536485452446419401401435447438438428381389391393394404398399386428384367361384377374
Percentage of AmortizationOfIntangibleAssets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LongtermDebtType, us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentByType

us-gaap:CapitalExpendituresIncurredButNotYetPaid

vz:VendorFinancingFacility, vz:NetworkEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value502207135106115100100600300100200100100
Percentage of CapitalExpendituresIncurredButNotYetPaid100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CapitalizedContractCostAmortization



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value778800687639615600500500405
Percentage of CapitalizedContractCostAmortization100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value4407-2891086-417-379341847-20747-2180-564561491
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value0.6150.6150.6150.60250.60250.60249999999999980.60250.590.590.58999999999999990.590.5780.57750.57750000000000010.57750.5650.5650.5650.5650.5650.5650.550.550.550.550.530.530.52999999999999980.530.5150.5150.51499999999999990.5150.50.50.50.48750.48750.48750.4750.475
Percentage of CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerAssetCreditLossExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value0113000116000
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerAssetCreditLossExpense0.0100.00.00.00.0100.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerLiabilityRevenueRecognized



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value3800100235194370019-1003003500
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerLiabilityRevenueRecognized100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DeferredIncomeTaxExpenseBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
Value-87162482129459-1634669652702-17040697-14520251268754-32521672626643823-1006661408-15527741199934878-26174286567902445
Percentage of DeferredIncomeTaxExpenseBenefit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCredit

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-30
Value-182-291096454000
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCredit100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfPriorServiceCostCredit

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value-241-243-242-243-243-244-244-244-244-244-235-235-235
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfPriorServiceCostCredit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value1515151615151310101010910
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanAmortizationOfPriorServiceCostCredit-6.2-6.2-6.2-6.6-6.2-6.1-5.3-4.1-4.1-4.1-4.3-3.8-4.3

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanExpectedReturnOnPlanAssets

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value7991091111111114131313
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanExpectedReturnOnPlanAssets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value297284282282282314321329329315315316316
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanExpectedReturnOnPlanAssets4242.93155.63133.32820.03133.32854.52918.22990.92990.92250.02423.12430.82430.8

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanInterestCost

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value107157157158157155153154153165164165165
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanInterestCost100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value140168173176178182176166166170171171171
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanInterestCost130.8107.0110.2111.4113.4117.4115.0107.8108.5103.0104.3103.6103.6

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanNetPeriodicBenefitCost

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value-114-551-70-71-71-2727-70-69-70491-47-46-46
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanNetPeriodicBenefitCost100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value113372259-28-124956-516-80-81283-64-66-65
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanNetPeriodicBenefitCost-99.1-67.5-370.039.4174.6-35.1737.1115.9115.757.6136.2143.5141.3

us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation, us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost

us-gaap:SellingGeneralAndAdministrativeExpenses, us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value5545456669888
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:SellingGeneralAndAdministrativeExpenses, us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value14111112111313141420151515
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost280.0220.0275.0240.0275.0260.0216.7233.3233.3222.2187.5187.5187.5

vz:CostofService, us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value22192019202626262629292929
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost440.0380.0500.0380.0500.0520.0433.3433.3433.3322.2362.5362.5362.5

vz:CostofService, us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value59515150505657595850555555
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost1180.01020.01275.01000.01250.01120.0950.0983.3966.7555.6687.5687.5687.5

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value27242424243132323238373737
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost540.0480.0600.0480.0600.0620.0533.3533.3533.3422.2462.5462.5462.5

us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value73626262616970737270707070
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanServiceCost1460.01240.01550.01240.01525.01380.01166.71216.71200.0777.8875.0875.0875.0

us-gaap:RetirementPlanTaxStatus, us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:DefinedContributionPlanEmployerDiscretionaryContributionAmount

us-gaap:QualifiedPlan, us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312017-03-31
Value00030000100000034003400
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vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
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us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLossesWriteOffs

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value229
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vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value113
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Period End2020-03-31
Value-914
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us-gaap:GoodwillOtherIncreaseDecrease



Period End2020-03-312019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-30
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Period End2020-03-312019-06-30
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us-gaap:IncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
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us-gaap:IncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestmentsNetOfDividendsOrDistributions



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInOperatingCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInRestrictedCash

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:PrepaidExpensesAndOtherCurrentAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToShareBasedPaymentArrangements



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-03-31
Value2022204430555076652666507650876099756421
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us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:InterestCostsCapitalized

vz:WirelessLicenses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:MinorityInterestDecreaseFromDistributionsToNoncontrollingInterestHolders

us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value128731173699015397139192
Percentage of MinorityInterestDecreaseFromDistributionsToNoncontrollingInterestHolders100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:RetirementPlanType

us-gaap:NetPeriodicDefinedBenefitsExpenseReversalOfExpenseExcludingServiceCostComponent

us-gaap:OtherPostretirementBenefitPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:PensionPlansDefinedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:NumberOfReportableSegments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax



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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value-1-11023-20-1-30-103
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesTax100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossBeforeReclassificationsNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-30
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312016-12-312016-09-30
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us-gaap:AccumulatedGainLossNetCashFlowHedgeParent



Period End2020-03-31
Value-2814
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us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-03-312015-12-312015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-30
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us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-30
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationAndTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
Value-2210-20-166-13-623329
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationAndTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
Value-2210-20-166-13-623329
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationAndTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
Value-792-8-59-5-224118
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossBeforeReclassificationAndTax

us-gaap:CurrencySwap, us-gaap:CashFlowHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-312018-09-30
Value-3000601-658-940214
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vz:ForwardStartingInterestRateSwaps, us-gaap:CashFlowHedging



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Value-840282-350-203
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value4910-3519-2-136
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-31
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-31
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us-gaap:AccumulatedGainLossNetCashFlowHedgeParent



Period End2020-03-31
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us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-31
Value-1244-11-51-2014-20
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us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-31
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us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-31
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent



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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-30
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value565156565649117586096-1268886
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us-gaap:OtherOperatingActivitiesCashFlowStatement



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312013-12-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-31
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Period End2020-03-31
Value146
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vz:SpectrumLicenses, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-04-27
Value1300
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Period End2020-03-312019-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312014-02-282014-02-282013-03-312012-11-302011-12-312011-11-30
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vz:A3.000NotesDue2027



Period End2020-03-31
Value747
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vz:A3.150NotesDue2030



Period End2020-03-31
Value1489
Percentage of ProceedsFromDebtNetOfIssuanceCosts25.5

vz:A3.600NotesDue2060



Period End2020-03-31
Value2369
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vz:A4.000NotesDue2050



Period End2020-03-31
Value1241
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us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfSecuredDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-31
Value2844459402865111715941500538117814120159512832392
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us-gaap:ProceedsFromPaymentsForOtherFinancingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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us-gaap:CreditFacility

us-gaap:ProceedsFromShortTermDebt

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Period End2020-03-31
Value700
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Period End2020-04-27
Value3500
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-03-312011-03-312010-03-31
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vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value312
Percentage of ProvisionForLoanLossesExpensed100.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value170
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us-gaap:ReclassificationFromAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeCurrentPeriodNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
Value-435-4052404174-474475213194-8062667-2-26911811061-113
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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
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Period End2020-03-31
Value-604
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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
Value0000000027-8-8527016-3045554
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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-31
Value0100800000911
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-30
Value2229102924562004813720915200004000
Percentage of RepaymentsOfSecuredDebt100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.0

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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value200030003
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
Value20003
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value4000.0-1000.00.00.05000.00.00.00.04000.0
Percentage of StockIssuedDuringPeriodSharesTreasuryStockReissued0.20.00.00.00.10.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

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us-gaap:TreasuryStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value95212161132147
Percentage of StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueEmployeeStockPurchasePlan100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueRestrictedStockAwardGross

us-gaap:DeferredCompensationShareBasedPayments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value152932443530413833
Percentage of StockIssuedDuringPeriodValueRestrictedStockAwardGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value117-11-119-12-1-2336
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vz:DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCreditChangeInDiscountRateAssumption

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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value-196-589541100
Percentage of DefinedBenefitPlanActuarialGainLossImmediateRecognitionAsComponentInNetPeriodicBenefitCostCreditChangeInDiscountRateAssumption100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk

vz:DerivativeSettledNotionalAmount

us-gaap:ForeignExchangeForward



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-31
Value2800290030002600
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us-gaap:InterestRateSwap, us-gaap:FairValueHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
Value15000210001200
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vz:ForwardStartingInterestRateSwaps, us-gaap:CashFlowHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
Value10000001000
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Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value-11950
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vz:SpectrumLicenses39GHz



Period End2020-03-31
Value-1200
Percentage of GainLossOnDispositionOfIntangibleAssetsPretax100.4

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vz:NotionalAmountOfDerivativeInstrumentsEnteredDuringPeriod

us-gaap:ForeignExchangeForward



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-31
Value2700280031003000
Percentage of NotionalAmountOfDerivativeInstrumentsEnteredDuringPeriod100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:TreasuryLock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-05-312019-03-312018-09-30
Value16001500150002000
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us-gaap:InterestRateSwap, us-gaap:FairValueHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
Value2400000510
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us-gaap:TreasuryLock, us-gaap:CashFlowHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value5000
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vz:OtherComponentsOfNetPeriodicBenefitCostIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value203203203203203-374688254255145218219218
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vz:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfLongtermDebtExcludingAssetbackedDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value5848171921234106213135134826281956
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Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value17002963
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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value8127007797977871100110011001200
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value2485226162
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vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value12824
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Period End2020-03-31
Value6784
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vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value5244
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
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Period End2020-01-01
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
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Period End2020-03-31
Value606
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Period End2020-03-31
Value221
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Period End2020-03-31
Value228
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Period End2020-01-01
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value00000074
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value2349122613721140751642876
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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value444442444434430405366
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us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:FixedIncomeSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value444442444434430405366
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CapitalizedContractCostNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value435844894248412640213895351032062911
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us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value183519111793177417911812167115411383
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us-gaap:PrepaidExpensesAndOtherCurrentAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value252325782455235222302083183916651528
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us-gaap:CommercialPaper



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-31
Value0004475001934
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Period End2020-04-27
Value2500
Percentage of CommercialPaper0.0

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Period End2020-04-27
Value1000
Percentage of CommercialPaper0.0

us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-04-27
Value3500
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us-gaap:ConstructionInProgressGross

vz:WirelessLicenses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-31
Value3500620065006600720086001110011500136008800100001040040077007300220028003100330012200
Percentage of ConstructionInProgressGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerAssetNet



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-31
Value113511501150110210591021100310039971059110611701170
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerAssetNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value291302284247251246244283294
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerAssetNet25.626.325.823.324.624.524.526.726.6

us-gaap:PrepaidExpensesAndOtherCurrentAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value844848818812770757753776812
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerAssetNet74.473.774.276.775.475.575.573.373.4

us-gaap:ContractWithCustomerLiability



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-012017-12-31
Value5347530753075082494649734943494346934652457144524452
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerLiability100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:OtherCurrentLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value467546514480432342554207400040063968
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerLiability87.487.688.287.485.685.185.286.186.8

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value672656602623718736693646603
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerLiability12.612.411.812.614.414.914.813.913.2

us-gaap:ProductOrService

vz:ProductTradeIn



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312018-09-30
Value901037360100100
Percentage of ContractWithCustomerLiability1.71.91.41.22.02.1

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us-gaap:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-01-01
Value-200
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption100.0

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Period End2020-01-01
Value-225
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Period End2020-01-01
Value-150
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption75.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-01-012019-01-012018-12-312018-01-012017-12-312017-01-012016-12-312015-12-31
Value0114444000
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption-0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-01-012019-01-012018-12-312018-01-012017-12-312017-01-012016-12-312015-12-31
Value-20041041022322232000
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:DebtInstrument

us-gaap:DebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations

vz:GuaranteeOfDebenturesOfOperatingTelephoneCompanySubsidiaries



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-30
Value765765796796796800800800800800100010001000120012001200
Percentage of DebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:GuaranteeOfDebtObligationsOfGeneralTelephoneAndElectronicsCorporation



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-31
Value39139142342342340040040070070080080080011001100110014001400140014001400140014001400140017001700170017001700170017001700
Percentage of DebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations51.151.153.153.153.150.050.050.087.587.580.080.080.091.791.791.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

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Period End2020-03-312019-03-312018-12-312013-03-312012-11-302012-11-022011-12-312011-11-302011-03-31
Value58851510285750045001250625046006250
Percentage of DebtInstrumentFaceAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:DebtInstrumentFairValue

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value9175486712
Percentage of DebtInstrumentFairValue100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value4479442488
Percentage of DebtInstrumentFairValue48.849.0

us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
Value116557110373108604112424112725112159112026113695118056116075116512107128
Percentage of DebtInstrumentFairValue127.0127.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
Value136548129200128380129342125307118535120360119760127677128658128096117584
Percentage of DebtInstrumentFairValue148.8149.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:DebtInstrument

us-gaap:DebtInstrumentRepurchasedFaceAmount

vz:FourPointNineFivePercentNotesDue2047



Period End2020-03-31
Value1475
Percentage of DebtInstrumentRepurchasedFaceAmount100.0

us-gaap:DebtInstrument, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

vz:FourPointNineFivePercentNotesDue2047, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-02-21
Value1500
Percentage of DebtInstrumentRepurchasedFaceAmount0.0

vz:SubsidiaryPreferredStock, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-04-27
Value1700
Percentage of DebtInstrumentRepurchasedFaceAmount0.0

us-gaap:DeferredIncomeTaxLiabilitiesNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-01-012017-12-31
Value337093470334592342253434433934337953220931232
Percentage of DeferredIncomeTaxLiabilitiesNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustedBalance



Period End2020-01-01
Value34638
Percentage of DeferredIncomeTaxLiabilitiesNet0.0

vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoptionAdjustment



Period End2020-01-01
Value-65
Percentage of DeferredIncomeTaxLiabilitiesNet0.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:DerivativeAssets

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:ForeignExchangeForward



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-06-30
Value3155
Percentage of DerivativeAssets100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:InterestRateSwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value1874568849529100354
Percentage of DerivativeAssets6045.211360.00.010580.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:ForeignExchangeForward



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-06-30
Value3155
Percentage of DerivativeAssets100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestRateSwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value1874568849529100354
Percentage of DerivativeAssets6045.211360.00.010580.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship

us-gaap:DerivativeCreditRiskValuationAdjustmentDerivativeAssets

us-gaap:LongTermDebt, us-gaap:FairValueHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value1491433
Percentage of DerivativeCreditRiskValuationAdjustmentDerivativeAssets100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsAndHedgesLiabilities

us-gaap:LongTermDebt, us-gaap:FairValueHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-31
Value1929617337175351934118752189031847018685192762201113013
Percentage of DerivativeInstrumentsAndHedgesLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilities

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:CurrencySwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value3651912138181451953646
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:InterestRateSwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value344173212189361813413
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities9.419.015.423.269.6151.7897.8

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, vz:ForwardStartingInterestRateSwaps



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value115160488653624260
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities31.566.264.265.846.611.2

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:CurrencySwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value3651912138181451953646
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestRateSwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value344173212189361813413
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities9.419.015.423.269.6151.7897.8

vz:ForwardStartingInterestRateSwaps



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value115160488653624260
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities31.566.264.265.846.611.2

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk

us-gaap:DerivativeNotionalAmount

us-gaap:CurrencySwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value23070230702221216638
Percentage of DerivativeNotionalAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ForeignExchangeForward



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value95511301085600
Percentage of DerivativeNotionalAmount4.14.94.93.6

us-gaap:InterestRateCap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value4096799752218
Percentage of DerivativeNotionalAmount1.82.94.413.3

us-gaap:InterestRateSwap



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value17909170041699319813
Percentage of DerivativeNotionalAmount77.673.776.5119.1

vz:ForwardStartingInterestRateSwaps



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value2000300030004000
Percentage of DerivativeNotionalAmount8.713.013.524.0

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us-gaap:DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationIntangibleAssets

us-gaap:DisposalGroupHeldforsaleNotDiscontinuedOperations, vz:SpectrumLicenses



Period End2020-03-31
Value1600
Percentage of DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationIntangibleAssets100.0

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesWithoutReadilyDeterminableFairValueAmount



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value266284293289248
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesWithoutReadilyDeterminableFairValueAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLosses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value83047246048752659766275480384872771568568860157851344436376
Percentage of FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLosses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-31
Value830737472
Percentage of FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLosses100.00.0100.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-31
Value228156156
Percentage of FinancingReceivableAllowanceForCreditLosses27.50.033.1

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value3280
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear100.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value5100
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear155.5

us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:ExistingCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value2720
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear82.9

vz:NewCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value560
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInCurrentFiscalYear17.1

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value11788
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear100.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value149
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear1.3

us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:ExistingCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value9858
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear83.6

vz:NewCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value1930
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedInFiscalYearBeforeLatestFiscalYear16.4

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableOriginatedTwoYearsBeforeLatestFiscalYear

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value2752
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedTwoYearsBeforeLatestFiscalYear100.0

us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:ExistingCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value2404
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedTwoYearsBeforeLatestFiscalYear87.4

vz:NewCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value348
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedTwoYearsBeforeLatestFiscalYear12.6

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us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables, us-gaap:BilledRevenues



Period End2020-03-31
Value965
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent100.0

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables, us-gaap:UnbilledRevenues



Period End2020-03-31
Value16636
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent1723.9

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value17463168951632015813153021476715277147851439213858132611272212417119761348913226129911256312900125401210711754114021102510646103009962957691808840861482357875774874057147680766515690
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

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Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312012-12-31
Value1624151113931299121311219458607776916235295484802355247724212365305730362980292428702798273526602338
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization9.38.98.58.27.97.66.25.85.45.04.74.24.44.017.518.718.618.823.724.224.624.925.225.425.725.826.4

us-gaap:OtherIntangibleAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302013-12-31
Value997966937925897861961908850793716668618583541551649578422391371368349331323
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization5.75.75.75.85.95.86.36.15.95.75.45.35.04.94.04.25.04.63.33.13.13.13.13.03.1

vz:NonNetworkInternalUseSoftware



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
Value148421441813990135891319212785133711301712765123741192211525112511091310593101989921962094219113875684628183789676007317
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsAccumulatedAmortization85.085.385.785.986.286.687.588.088.789.389.990.690.691.178.577.176.476.673.072.772.372.071.871.671.471.0

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value268342639325584252872491024542250082464624406241052425423865213292087321181206252120720901212222052317886174821714016806164851610015694153521500714773144441396113619136261332013092124621248112454
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass

us-gaap:CustomerLists



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312012-12-31
Value389438963895394839533951362336233634362140624014316328843963414141364139498650073617361836343635364036393556
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross14.514.815.215.615.916.114.514.714.915.016.716.814.813.818.720.119.519.823.524.420.220.721.221.622.122.624.1

us-gaap:OtherIntangibleAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302013-12-31
Value1969196719681985199919882484248324852474252926021707185416881357230222201329989725670665664691
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross7.37.57.77.88.08.19.910.110.210.310.410.98.08.98.06.610.910.66.34.84.13.83.94.04.3

vz:NonNetworkInternalUseSoftware



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-31
Value2097120530197211935418958186031890118540182871801017663172491645916135155301512714769145421490714527135441319412841125071218311770
Percentage of FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsGross78.277.877.176.576.175.875.675.274.974.772.872.377.277.373.373.369.669.670.270.875.775.574.974.473.973.1

us-gaap:GoodwillImpairedAccumulatedImpairmentLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value480048004600
Percentage of GoodwillImpairedAccumulatedImpairmentLoss100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IndefiniteLivedLicenseAgreements



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value92471950599443394333942379413094006938559367788417878838800487754866738740786981868308657586331863217569375341753037527072713757477650375825756457774477591733037329473250732037315173049729967206761974
Percentage of IndefiniteLivedLicenseAgreements100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value514616892489154011341413459
Percentage of LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value514616892489154011341413459
Percentage of LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LineOfCredit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312017-12-31
Value43824471800
Percentage of LineOfCredit100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CreditFacility

vz:EquipmentCreditFacilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value438244712800
Percentage of LineOfCredit100.0100.00.0

vz:ShortTermFacility



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value70000
Percentage of LineOfCredit16.00.00.0

us-gaap:LineOfCreditFacilityMaximumBorrowingCapacity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-04-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-07-312016-09-302016-08-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-07-312014-06-302014-03-31
Value15000150009500950095009500950095009500900090009000400090008000800080008000620062006200
Percentage of LineOfCreditFacilityMaximumBorrowingCapacity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CreditFacility

vz:EquipmentCreditFacilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312017-07-31
Value550055004000
Percentage of LineOfCreditFacilityMaximumBorrowingCapacity36.736.7100.0

us-gaap:LineOfCreditFacilityRemainingBorrowingCapacity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-06-302014-06-302014-03-31
Value93919390940061006100
Percentage of LineOfCreditFacilityRemainingBorrowingCapacity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CreditFacility

us-gaap:RevolvingCreditFacility



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value93919390
Percentage of LineOfCreditFacilityRemainingBorrowingCapacity100.0100.0

us-gaap:LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value106561100712101769104598105045105873106440109174112734113642115317116390112839105433102739929221036151037051050601094651089491105361076271076961076178965890938417914199347618464674647948476503034628547927493744525255051
Percentage of LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LongtermDebtType, us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentByType

us-gaap:LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligationsCurrent

vz:VendorFinancingFacility, vz:NetworkEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-31
Value1500110010001000100011001100140013001200120012001100900700
Percentage of LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligationsCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:NotesReceivableGross



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value1832019493182611832718865193131768517585175881777015434145051315411797773551243346372034323833
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value17895
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross97.7

us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:ExistingCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value15013
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross81.9

vz:NewCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value2882
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross15.7

us-gaap:NotesReceivableNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value1706518567173671738517846181701647516237161241610113991131361188710598680243342698313429303602
Percentage of NotesReceivableNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:AccountsReceivable



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value122181304512504124861260712624117081135511219110649860854874366140400025911663197918882470
Percentage of NotesReceivableNet71.670.372.071.870.669.571.169.969.668.770.565.162.657.958.859.861.663.164.468.6

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value48475522486348995239554647674882490550374131458844514458280217431035115510421132
Percentage of NotesReceivableNet28.429.728.028.229.430.528.930.130.431.329.534.937.442.141.240.238.436.935.631.4

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseLiabilityCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-01
Value333132612959315429972931
Percentage of OperatingLeaseLiabilityCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OperatingLeaseLiabilityNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-01
Value181171839318214182541897119203
Percentage of OperatingLeaseLiabilityNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PledgedAssetsNotSeparatelyReportedFinanceReceivables



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302017-12-31
Value1410014300130001340012700115001220010700
Percentage of PledgedAssetsNotSeparatelyReportedFinanceReceivables100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ReceivableWithImputedInterestDiscount



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value425454434455493546548594661821716654582511332212135142139155
Percentage of ReceivableWithImputedInterestDiscount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ReceivableWithImputedInterestNetAmount



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302014-12-31
Value1789519039178271787218372187671713716991169271694914718138511257211286740349123211357832933678
Percentage of ReceivableWithImputedInterestNetAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:RestrictedCash

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-31
Value123102109116124124122127127116
Percentage of RestrictedCash100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PrepaidExpensesAndOtherCurrentAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-31
Value115412211077105510911047915851885693
Percentage of RestrictedCash938.21197.1988.1909.5879.8844.4750.0670.1696.9597.4

us-gaap:RevenueRemainingPerformanceObligation



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value1610020200580010800
Percentage of RevenueRemainingPerformanceObligation100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProductOrService

vz:CustomerContractsThatHaveContractMinimumOverTotalContractTerm



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value320034003700390038003900400039004000
Percentage of RevenueRemainingPerformanceObligation19.916.863.836.10.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:StockRepurchaseProgramNumberOfSharesAuthorizedToBeRepurchased

us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-02-21
Value100
Percentage of StockRepurchaseProgramNumberOfSharesAuthorizedToBeRepurchased100.0

us-gaap:StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value61653628356031257947574605471056087535755234544687284512676125037240322198320744201031784214542128741075913676179681601213851954169026587156875888553392628904288842185908875159071288864869128414378791
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302015-12-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value220223712523269228613030320035423715320633243147328334203605128114291275
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest3.63.84.24.65.05.55.76.67.17.211.711.813.114.216.47.210.41.3

us-gaap:AccumulatedGainLossNetCashFlowHedgeParent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-312017-12-312016-12-31
Value-3026-816-796-80-111-80
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest-4.9-1.3-1.3-0.1-0.2-0.3

us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302015-12-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value262730282420141514324140604666101112117
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.10.10.10.20.20.30.60.80.1

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value-1502998110414472216237032013205370526592683228426092673275855011112358223512691049-1372-1912-4484
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest-2.41.61.82.53.94.35.76.07.16.09.48.510.411.112.53.18.12.52.61.51.2-1.6-2.40.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302015-12-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value-704-584-653-643-576-600-556-566-390-468-508-625-636-713-577-554-346853
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest-1.1-0.9-1.1-1.1-1.0-1.1-1.0-1.1-0.7-1.0-1.8-2.3-2.5-3.0-2.6-3.1-2.50.9

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value13302134191341813419134181343713436134381343711101111821119611155379393799037919379224010840291
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest21.621.422.223.223.424.624.025.125.724.846.562.881.639.844.444.143.647.751.1

us-gaap:CommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value429429429429429429429429429424424424424297297297297297297297
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest0.70.70.70.70.70.80.80.80.80.91.82.43.10.30.30.30.30.40.40.0

us-gaap:DeferredCompensationShareBasedPayments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value149222197165125353325285228416449428424421440308200897979
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest0.20.40.30.30.20.60.60.50.40.91.92.43.10.40.50.40.20.10.10.0

us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value14431440139113651604156515921551156415911603157215441508152315001462141414041459142013781391111111405658055280523764993848343427613719932266
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest2.32.32.32.42.82.92.82.93.03.65.65.96.26.36.97.27.37.99.711.313.210.17.76.98.259.361.261.258.155.650.847.20.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value54557531475059547945464934354244091416573997435635150591124624471782-3734117943687260767617884
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest88.584.683.982.780.979.678.677.876.479.762.763.017.91.9-4.41.45.08.69.70.0

us-gaap:TreasuryStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value-6725-6820-6822-6823-6825-6986-6987-6990-6992-7139-7263-7416-3263-3961-4071-5002-5267-5000-4839-3489
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterest-10.9-10.9-11.3-11.8-11.9-12.8-12.5-13.0-13.4-16.0-30.2-41.6-23.9-4.2-4.8-5.8-6.1-5.9-6.10.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterestAdjustedBalance1

us-gaap:NoncontrollingInterest



Period End2020-01-012019-01-012018-12-312018-01-012017-12-312017-01-012016-12-312015-12-31
Value14401566156616351635150815081414
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterestAdjustedBalance1100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-01-012019-01-012018-12-312018-01-012017-12-312017-01-012016-12-312015-12-31
Value5294743952439523786737867150591505911246
Percentage of StockholdersEquityIncludingPortionAttributableToNoncontrollingInterestAdjustedBalance13676.92806.62806.62316.02316.0998.6998.6795.3

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssetsCarryingAmount

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:AccountsReceivable



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value1044410525
Percentage of TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssetsCarryingAmount100.0100.0

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value37203856
Percentage of TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssetsCarryingAmount35.636.6

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:PrepaidExpensesAndOtherCurrentAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value11081180
Percentage of TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssetsCarryingAmount10.611.2

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssociatedLiabilitiesCarryingAmount

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:LongTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value71856791
Percentage of TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssociatedLiabilitiesCarryingAmount100.0100.0

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, vz:LongtermDebtCurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value58045578
Percentage of TransfersAccountedForAsSecuredBorrowingsAssociatedLiabilitiesCarryingAmount80.882.1

us-gaap:TreasuryStockCommonShares



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-31
Value153155155155155159159159159162
Percentage of TreasuryStockCommonShares100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:AccountsReceivableFromContractWithCustomer



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-01
Value112731207812078119001217311601121041210411966114121102812073
Percentage of AccountsReceivableFromContractWithCustomer100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType, us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

vz:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables, us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-01-01
Value265
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax100.0

vz:WirelessServicePlanReceivables, us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-01-01
Value0.0
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax0.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-01-01
Value-265
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax-100.0

us-gaap:Range, us-gaap:StatementScenario, us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

srt:Maximum, srt:ScenarioForecast, us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-01-01
Value-300
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax-113.2

srt:Minimum, srt:ScenarioForecast, us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-01-01
Value-200
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoptionPreTax-75.5

vz:DeferredCompensationEmployeeStockOwnershipPlansAndOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302011-12-31
Value149222197165125353325285228416411365290449445408593428378326279424390338281421390332312440411308
Percentage of DeferredCompensationEmployeeStockOwnershipPlansAndOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:FinancingReceivableFromContractWithCustomer



Period End2020-03-312020-01-012019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312019-01-012018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312018-01-01
Value10955117411174110538100539687894089406723525836301461
Percentage of FinancingReceivableFromContractWithCustomer100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:FinancingReceivableOriginatedMoreThanTwoYearsBeforeCurrentFiscalYear

vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value75
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedMoreThanTwoYearsBeforeCurrentFiscalYear100.0

us-gaap:MajorCustomers, us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

vz:ExistingCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value31
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedMoreThanTwoYearsBeforeCurrentFiscalYear41.3

vz:NewCustomer, vz:DevicePaymentPlanAgreementReceivables



Period End2020-03-31
Value44
Percentage of FinancingReceivableOriginatedMoreThanTwoYearsBeforeCurrentFiscalYear58.7

us-gaap:ProductOrService

vz:PercentageOfMonthToMonthContractsOfTotalServiceContracts

vz:WirelessPostpaidContracts



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value0.880.880.870.870.860.860.850.83
Percentage of PercentageOfMonthToMonthContractsOfTotalServiceContracts100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

vz:WirelineConsumerAndSmallAndMediumBusinessContracts



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value0.640.610.590.550.560.560.56
Percentage of PercentageOfMonthToMonthContractsOfTotalServiceContracts72.769.367.864.065.165.967.5

Line plots across dimensions of each concept

us-gaap:SharesIssued us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ConsolidationItems


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ProductOrService, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ProductOrService, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ProductOrService, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments


us-gaap:Revenues us-gaap:ProductOrService


us-gaap:CostOfGoodsAndServicesSold us-gaap:ProductOrService


us-gaap:OperatingIncomeLoss us-gaap:ConsolidationItems, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments


us-gaap:OperatingIncomeLoss us-gaap:ConsolidationItems


us-gaap:AccountsReceivableNetCurrent us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType


us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsNet us-gaap:FiniteLivedIntangibleAssetsByMajorClass


us-gaap:OtherAssetsNoncurrent vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption


us-gaap:RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit vz:CumulativeEffectPeriodOfAdoption