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The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6NH

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info@pfma.org.uk

Cat Population 2019

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 15 189 1.7 290
North West  17 543 1.7 880
Yorks and Humb 16 389 1.5 570
East Midlands 19 436 1.6 690
West Midlands 18 417 1.6 640
East  18 503 1.6 790
London 14 395 1.5 560
South East 20 802 1.6 1100
South West 21 496 1.6 760
Wales 18 277 1.7 440
Scotland 14 330 1.5 490
Northern Ireland 12 85 1.2 90
UK 17 4862 1.6 7300

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