Cat Statistics:

How Many People Own Cats?

According to The Humane Society of the United States, it is estimated that about 35% of households in America own at least one cat.

That's roughly 80 million cats! Wow!

And of those 80 million pet cats, over 97% of their owners consider them to be either a part of the family, or a valued companion.

The next two countries with the highest number of pet cats are China, with 53 million, and then Russia, with 12 million.

Additionally, internationally, there are more pet cats than any other pet, even dogs!