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Cat Population Detail 2017

We are frequently asked to drill down and investigate our pet population data in more detail.  Here is more information on the regional cat population. Figures are based on average results from the last 3 years of surveys, in order to provide a reliable result.  However, number of cats per household is taken from this year's data only.

 

% Population with cats

Households with cats (000s) Cats per household  Cats per region (000s)
North East 13 179 1.8 320
North West  16 505 1.6 810
Yorks and Humb 18 462 1.5 710
East Midlands 19 479 1.6 760
West Midlands 17 398 1.9 740
East  19 533 1.6 860
London 14 313 1.5 470
South East 21 905 1.6 1400
South West 21 466 1.5 700
Wales 22 357 1.7 600
Scotland 15 324 1.3 430
Northern Ireland 15 94 1.4 130
UK 17 5016 1.6 7930