Carmate conducted a survey on "cats are there" among 300 cat lovers nationwide. One place with a cat was "climbing to a high place", and it turned out that the behavior of entering a box and chasing a moving object was also impressive. In addition, it became clear that there are differences in the tastes and behaviors of cats between those who have them and those who do not.
■ What I like about cats-Owners are messed up with movements and gestures-
In response to the question "What do you like about cats?", "Movement / gesture" ranked first with 53.0%. When divided into groups by "gender" and "have / do not have a cat", 69.3% of females have "movements / gestures" and 69.3% of males have "sweet spots", which is by far the best. .. For men who did not own it, 42.7% were "self-paced", which was the highest among all items, and for women, 48.0% were "tsundere", which was higher than other groups.
Those who keep it seem to be attracted to cats with a closer sense of distance, and those who do not seem to be attracted to the fact that the attitude of cats that occasionally touch is self-paced or tsundere.
■ What you feel is "something" about the behavior of cats-Why do you put them in the box? ~
In response to the question "What do you feel is the behavior of a cat?" It was 58.3%.
It turned out that the free-spirited and capricious behavior of jumping to a high place and playing, sitting comfortably in a box or basket, and the whimsical behavior left an impression on the cat as "something". In addition, "getting on the newspaper or book you are reading" was 45.3%, which was close to half.
■ Behavior for cats in daily life-I'm watching cat videos-
When asked "What is your behavior toward cats in your daily life?", About half of the respondents who own cats are "watching TV programs with cats" (50.0%) and "watching videos of cats" (48.7%). Turned out to like watching cat footage. Regarding "watching cat videos", it is thought that the background is that interesting pet videos are shared on SNS and curation media, and there are more opportunities to come into contact with the videos.
On the other hand, 28.7% of respondents who do not own a cat go to a pet shop to see a cat, and 7.3% of those who do not own a cat have an opportunity to interact with cats at a pet shop or cat cafe. It became clear that they were looking for.
■ Real Neko Atsume Experience-I can't really do it-
In response to the question, "Do you have the experience of calling cats by placing cat food or equipment that cats like in gardens or vacant lots (real cat gathering experience)?", 22.7 in total answered "yes". %, 32.0% for those who have cats. More than twice as many people who have never owned a cat seem to do "real cat gathering".
The survey was conducted on 300 cat lovers in their 20s and 40s nationwide (75 men and women who have cats, a total of 150 people, and 75 men and women who do not have cats, a total of 150 people). An internet survey was conducted from August 21st to 24th, 2015.