Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,811
American Shorthair -- 38,954
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,505
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,506
Siamese -- 15,211
Maine Coon -- 11,491
Persian -- 7,020
Russian Blue -- 4,158
Ragdoll -- 3,874
Himalayan -- 3,831
Bengal -- 3,328
Manx -- 2,465
British Shorthair -- 2,310
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 2,041
Bombay -- 1,745

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,198 
Bella -- 1,147 
Lucy -- 1,063 
Kitty -- 959 
Princess -- 895 
Molly -- 837 
Sophie -- 813 
Lily -- 778 
Angel -- 760 
Sassy -- 706 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,127 
Tigger -- 1,107 
Tiger -- 981 
Smokey -- 953 
Oliver -- 933 
Charlie -- 817 
Jack -- 805 
Buddy -- 793 
Simba -- 754 
Shadow -- 730 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,773 
Male -- 123,942 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 171,615 
Canada -- 12,339 
United Kingdom -- 5,351 
Australia -- 2,790 
Philippines -- 1,617 
Brazil -- 918 
Singapore -- 818 
Malaysia -- 692 
New Zealand -- 632 
Indonesia -- 631 
Netherlands -- 506 
Germany -- 338 
Mexico -- 309 
South Africa -- 297 
France -- 281 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,348 
New York -- 10,268 
Texas -- 9,984 
Florida -- 9,108 
Pennsylvania -- 8,066 
Ohio -- 6,784 
Illinois -- 5,611 
Michigan -- 5,571 
Washington -- 5,394 
Ontario -- 4,478 
Georgia -- 4,425 
New Jersey -- 4,207 
Massachusetts -- 4,204 
North Carolina -- 4,189 
Virginia -- 4,030 

Most cats added in a day: 2,464 (February 19, 2008)