Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,499
American Shorthair -- 38,659
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,406
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,419
Siamese -- 15,093
Maine Coon -- 11,340
Persian -- 6,965
Russian Blue -- 4,083
Himalayan -- 3,813
Ragdoll -- 3,787
Bengal -- 3,293
Manx -- 2,457
British Shorthair -- 2,279
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 1,995
Bombay -- 1,705

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,198 
Bella -- 1,144 
Lucy -- 1,058 
Kitty -- 948 
Princess -- 895 
Molly -- 835 
Sophie -- 806 
Lily -- 770 
Angel -- 755 
Baby -- 706 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,123 
Tigger -- 1,107 
Tiger -- 983 
Smokey -- 941 
Oliver -- 924 
Charlie -- 812 
Jack -- 800 
Buddy -- 786 
Simba -- 752 
Shadow -- 723 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,147 
Male -- 123,178 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 170,793 
Canada -- 12,264 
United Kingdom -- 5,268 
Australia -- 2,755 
Philippines -- 1,602 
Brazil -- 919 
Singapore -- 816 
Malaysia -- 682 
New Zealand -- 630 
Indonesia -- 630 
Netherlands -- 503 
Germany -- 329 
Mexico -- 310 
South Africa -- 295 
France -- 280 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,221 
New York -- 10,262 
Texas -- 9,898 
Florida -- 9,108 
Pennsylvania -- 8,017 
Ohio -- 6,733 
Illinois -- 5,603 
Michigan -- 5,559 
Washington -- 5,318 
Ontario -- 4,466 
Georgia -- 4,408 
North Carolina -- 4,198 
New Jersey -- 4,183 
Massachusetts -- 4,163 
Virginia -- 4,018 

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