States With the Most and Least Cat Owners

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28. Nevada
> Cat-owning households: 30.3% (tied)
> Cat population: 625,000 (16th lowest)
> Avg. number of cats per household: 2.1 (14th highest)

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27. Arkansas
> Cat-owning households: 30.6%
> Cat population: 810,000 (22nd lowest)
> Avg. number of cats per household: 2.3 (4th highest)

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26. Michigan
> Cat-owning households: 31.3% (tied)
> Cat population: 2,420,000 (8th highest)
> Avg. number of cats per household: 2.0 (22nd highest)

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25. Nebraska
> Cat-owning households: 31.3% (tied)
> Cat population: 514,000 (14th lowest)
> Avg. number of cats per household: 2.3 (4th highest)

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24. North Dakota
> Cat-owning households: 31.4%
> Cat population: 174,000 (4th lowest)
> Avg. number of cats per household: 2.0 (22nd highest)