Catster Statistics!

Most Popular Cat Breeds


Domestic Shorthair -- 63,389
American Shorthair -- 38,617
Domestic Medium Hair -- 17,372
Domestic Long Hair -- 15,401
Siamese -- 15,076
Maine Coon -- 11,321
Persian -- 6,960
Russian Blue -- 4,075
Himalayan -- 3,808
Ragdoll -- 3,773
Bengal -- 3,279
Manx -- 2,451
British Shorthair -- 2,272
Norwegian Forest Cat -- 1,987
Bombay -- 1,704

Top Ten Female Cat Names


Chloe -- 1,196 
Bella -- 1,143 
Lucy -- 1,058 
Kitty -- 943 
Princess -- 893 
Molly -- 832 
Sophie -- 807 
Lily -- 771 
Angel -- 755 
Baby -- 706 

Top Ten Male Cat Names


Max -- 1,122 
Tigger -- 1,107 
Tiger -- 981 
Smokey -- 941 
Oliver -- 924 
Charlie -- 810 
Jack -- 796 
Buddy -- 784 
Simba -- 751 
Shadow -- 724 
[Choosing Cat Names, a guide to picking the right name for your cat or kitten]

Battle of the Sexes


Female -- 123,004 
Male -- 122,981 

Most Popular Countries of Residence


United States -- 170,573 
Canada -- 12,256 
United Kingdom -- 5,252 
Australia -- 2,753 
Philippines -- 1,602 
Brazil -- 918 
Singapore -- 816 
Malaysia -- 682 
New Zealand -- 630 
Indonesia -- 628 
Netherlands -- 503 
Germany -- 328 
Mexico -- 310 
South Africa -- 294 
France -- 279 

Most Popular States of Residence


California -- 19,199 
New York -- 10,254 
Texas -- 9,893 
Florida -- 9,099 
Pennsylvania -- 8,006 
Ohio -- 6,718 
Illinois -- 5,605 
Michigan -- 5,553 
Washington -- 5,317 
Ontario -- 4,466 
Georgia -- 4,388 
North Carolina -- 4,197 
New Jersey -- 4,176 
Massachusetts -- 4,158 
Virginia -- 3,995 

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