Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,886
American Shorthair -- 38,825
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,517
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,486
Siamese -- 15,165
Maine Coon -- 11,441
Persian -- 6,995
Russian Blue -- 4,129
Ragdoll -- 3,840
Himalayan -- 3,830
Bengal -- 3,314
Manx -- 2,475
British Shorthair -- 2,306
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 2,032
Bombay -- 1,733

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,202 
Bella -- 1,149 
Lucy -- 1,062 
Kitty -- 953 
Princess -- 897 
Molly -- 840 
Sophie -- 810 
Lily -- 773 
Angel -- 757 
Baby -- 706 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,128 
Tigger -- 1,108 
Tiger -- 987 
Smokey -- 945 
Oliver -- 932 
Charlie -- 814 
Jack -- 805 
Buddy -- 788 
Simba -- 755 
Shadow -- 731 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,738 
Male -- 123,718 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 171,153 
Canada -- 12,326 
United Kingdom -- 5,316 
Australia -- 2,770 
Philippines -- 1,613 
Brazil -- 915 
Singapore -- 819 
Malaysia -- 691 
Indonesia -- 631 
New Zealand -- 630 
Netherlands -- 504 
Germany -- 337 
Mexico -- 309 
South Africa -- 297 
France -- 280 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,269 
New York -- 10,276 
Texas -- 9,957 
Florida -- 9,115 
Pennsylvania -- 8,027 
Ohio -- 6,756 
Illinois -- 5,603 
Michigan -- 5,561 
Washington -- 5,373 
Ontario -- 4,477 
Georgia -- 4,415 
North Carolina -- 4,203 
New Jersey -- 4,197 
Massachusetts -- 4,177 
Virginia -- 4,031 

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