Totovi predominantly Croats and they are mostly from Ivanec area. According to some sources they are from Germany. Totovi are less frequently Hungarians (Beli Manastir area), and Rusyns (Vukovar). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Osijek.
About 1400 people with faimily name Tot live in Croatia today, in 590 households. There were 1500 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 10 percent. They are located in all Croatian counties, in 55 cities and 190 other places, mostly in Zagreb (160), Osijek (70), Ilok (65), Darda in Osijek area (40), and in Djakovo (40).