Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,816
American Shorthair -- 38,777
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,508
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,485
Siamese -- 15,151
Maine Coon -- 11,416
Persian -- 6,983
Russian Blue -- 4,117
Himalayan -- 3,827
Ragdoll -- 3,825
Bengal -- 3,307
Manx -- 2,473
British Shorthair -- 2,304
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 2,025
Bombay -- 1,729

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,200 
Bella -- 1,148 
Lucy -- 1,062 
Kitty -- 953 
Princess -- 896 
Molly -- 838 
Sophie -- 810 
Lily -- 771 
Angel -- 756 
Baby -- 707 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,126 
Tigger -- 1,109 
Tiger -- 986 
Smokey -- 947 
Oliver -- 929 
Charlie -- 813 
Jack -- 801 
Buddy -- 788 
Simba -- 754 
Shadow -- 728 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,577 
Male -- 123,564 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 171,073 
Canada -- 12,312 
United Kingdom -- 5,319 
Australia -- 2,764 
Philippines -- 1,610 
Brazil -- 918 
Singapore -- 819 
Malaysia -- 688 
Indonesia -- 630 
New Zealand -- 629 
Netherlands -- 503 
Germany -- 333 
Mexico -- 309 
South Africa -- 297 
France -- 280 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,260 
New York -- 10,277 
Texas -- 9,937 
Florida -- 9,109 
Pennsylvania -- 8,023 
Ohio -- 6,753 
Illinois -- 5,602 
Michigan -- 5,566 
Washington -- 5,371 
Ontario -- 4,473 
Georgia -- 4,414 
North Carolina -- 4,201 
New Jersey -- 4,193 
Massachusetts -- 4,177 
Virginia -- 4,041 

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