Cat's usual activities in the UK 2015

Which of the following characteristics does your cat show on a weekly basis?

Cat's usual activities in the UK 2015 This statistic displays a ranking of cat's weekly activities in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015. Of respondents, 90 percent confirm that purring is part of their cat's weekly activities while 15 percent point out hiding to be one of their cat's weekly activities.
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Which of the following characteristics does your cat show on a weekly basis?

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Share of cat owners
Purring 90%
Rubbing up against your legs74%
Pressing face/top of head against person’s body73%
Kneading with the paws 73%
Talking to you70%
Sleeping/resting on back, orwith feet tucked under chest57%
Tail swishing from one side to another32%
Scratching furniture 30%
Dribbling 15%
Hiding 14%
Aggression towards other pets 9%
Arched back 8%
Hissing7%
Hair on back raised and tail fluffed out7%
Ears pulled out 7%
Growling5%
Aggression towards people4%
Inappropriate toileting in the house3%
None of these1%
Share of cat owners
Purring 90%
Rubbing up against your legs74%
Pressing face/top of head against person’s body73%
Kneading with the paws 73%
Talking to you70%
Sleeping/resting on back, orwith feet tucked under chest57%
Tail swishing from one side to another32%
Scratching furniture 30%
Dribbling 15%
Hiding 14%
Aggression towards other pets 9%
Arched back 8%
Hissing7%
Hair on back raised and tail fluffed out7%
Ears pulled out 7%
Growling5%
Aggression towards people4%
Inappropriate toileting in the house3%
None of these1%
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This statistic displays a ranking of cat's weekly activities in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015. Of respondents, 90 percent confirm that purring is part of their cat's weekly activities while 15 percent point out hiding to be one of their cat's weekly activities.
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