Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 64,032
American Shorthair -- 38,910
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,549
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,524
Siamese -- 15,204
Maine Coon -- 11,481
Persian -- 7,013
Russian Blue -- 4,149
Ragdoll -- 3,857
Himalayan -- 3,832
Bengal -- 3,325
Manx -- 2,476
British Shorthair -- 2,307
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 2,042
Bombay -- 1,743

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,201 
Bella -- 1,147 
Lucy -- 1,063 
Kitty -- 956 
Princess -- 897 
Molly -- 841 
Sophie -- 811 
Lily -- 775 
Angel -- 759 
Sassy -- 708 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,130 
Tigger -- 1,109 
Tiger -- 984 
Smokey -- 955 
Oliver -- 933 
Charlie -- 816 
Jack -- 805 
Buddy -- 793 
Simba -- 755 
Shadow -- 733 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,947 
Male -- 123,987 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 171,424 
Canada -- 12,341 
United Kingdom -- 5,323 
Australia -- 2,776 
Philippines -- 1,616 
Brazil -- 915 
Singapore -- 819 
Malaysia -- 692 
New Zealand -- 632 
Indonesia -- 631 
Netherlands -- 505 
Germany -- 337 
Mexico -- 309 
South Africa -- 297 
France -- 281 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,317 
New York -- 10,287 
Texas -- 9,953 
Florida -- 9,113 
Pennsylvania -- 8,040 
Ohio -- 6,764 
Illinois -- 5,613 
Michigan -- 5,568 
Washington -- 5,373 
Ontario -- 4,482 
Georgia -- 4,428 
New Jersey -- 4,201 
North Carolina -- 4,198 
Massachusetts -- 4,182 
Virginia -- 4,025 

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