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Dog 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 dog population. Figures are based on average results from the last 3 years of surveys, in order to provide a reliable result.  However, number of dogs per household is taken from this year's data only.

 

% Population with dogs

Households with dogs (000s) Dogs per household  Dogs per region (000s)
North East 31 422 1.2 510
North West  27 852 1.3 1110
Yorks and Humb 23 590 1.3 760
East Midlands 26 694 1.5 1000
West Midlands 26 609 1.5 910
East  20 571 1.3 740
London 9 206 1.1 200
South East 23 1008 1.3 1250
South West 25 555 1.3 720
Wales 31 717 1.2 620
Scotland 21 471 1.2 550
Northern Ireland 38 235 1.4 300
UK 25 6729 1.3 8660