Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,962
American Shorthair -- 38,873
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,534
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,513
Siamese -- 15,188
Maine Coon -- 11,469
Persian -- 7,008
Russian Blue -- 4,142
Ragdoll -- 3,847
Himalayan -- 3,832
Bengal -- 3,320
Manx -- 2,474
British Shorthair -- 2,307
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 2,037
Bombay -- 1,738

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,201 
Bella -- 1,149 
Lucy -- 1,062 
Kitty -- 955 
Princess -- 897 
Molly -- 841 
Sophie -- 811 
Lily -- 775 
Angel -- 757 
Sassy -- 708 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,131 
Tigger -- 1,110 
Tiger -- 985 
Smokey -- 952 
Oliver -- 935 
Charlie -- 816 
Jack -- 805 
Buddy -- 790 
Simba -- 755 
Shadow -- 731 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,875 
Male -- 123,887 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 171,304 
Canada -- 12,338 
United Kingdom -- 5,317 
Australia -- 2,774 
Philippines -- 1,614 
Brazil -- 915 
Singapore -- 820 
Malaysia -- 692 
Indonesia -- 631 
New Zealand -- 630 
Netherlands -- 505 
Germany -- 337 
Mexico -- 309 
South Africa -- 298 
France -- 280 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,296 
New York -- 10,290 
Texas -- 9,949 
Florida -- 9,106 
Pennsylvania -- 8,037 
Ohio -- 6,751 
Illinois -- 5,610 
Michigan -- 5,568 
Washington -- 5,379 
Ontario -- 4,481 
Georgia -- 4,426 
North Carolina -- 4,205 
New Jersey -- 4,200 
Massachusetts -- 4,177 
Virginia -- 4,029 

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