Main reasons for getting a cat in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016

This statistic shows the main reasons given by respondents in the United Kingdom (UK) for why they got a cat, as of 2016. Among those surveyed, 44 percent said they got a cat because they make them happy.

Main reasons why people get a cat in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2016

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Source

Release date

June 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2016

Number of respondents

2,246 respondents

Special properties

Cat owners

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