Number of cats in the United States from 2000 to 2017/2018 (in millions)

Number of cats in the U.S. 2000-2017/2018 The statistic depicts the number of cats owned by households in the United States from 2000 to 2017/2018. In 2017 the total number of cats owned as a pet in the United States amounted to about 95.6 millions. In the same year, some 68 percent of all U.S. households owned at least one pet.
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Number of cats in millions
200073
200277.7
200490.5
200688.3
200893.6
2011/201286.4
2013/201495.6
2015/201685.8
2017/201895.6
Number of cats in millions
200073
200277.7
200490.5
200688.3
200893.6
2011/201286.4
2013/201495.6
2015/201685.8
2017/201895.6
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The statistic depicts the number of cats owned by households in the United States from 2000 to 2017/2018. In 2017 the total number of cats owned as a pet in the United States amounted to about 95.6 millions. In the same year, some 68 percent of all U.S. households owned at least one pet.
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Release date
April 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2000 to 2018
Supplementary notes
Data prior 2017/2018 have been taken from previous press releases of the same source.
The source does not mention the exact publication date. The date given is the date of access.

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