The Most Popular Names

On this page you will find lists of the most popular given names in various regions of the world. Typically the information is compiled by a national statistics agency, though in some cases it comes from another source. Usually the information is based on the names parents register for their babies, however there are differences in the way some lists have been assembled. The source and any other relevant details are noted at the top of each list.


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United States
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2015
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2014
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2013
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2012
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2011
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2010
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2009
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2008
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2007
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2006
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2005
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2004
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2003
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2002
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2001
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 2000
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1990-1999
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1980-1989
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1970-1979
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1960-1969
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1950-1959
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1940-1949
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1930-1939
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1920-1929
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1910-1919
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1900-1909
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1890-1899
Top 100 or 1000 names for births in 1880-1889
Top 100 or 1000 names (all ages) in 1990
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Other Places
Top 100 names for births in NSW, Australia 2015
Top 60 names for births in Austria 2014
Top 100 names for births in Bosnia-Herzegovina 2014
Top 100 names for births in BC, Canada 2015
Top 100 names for births in Catalonia, Spain 2014
Top 100 names for births in Chile 2006
Top 100 names for births in Croatia 2009
Top 50 names for births in Denmark 2014
Top 50 names for births in Finland 2015
Top 50 names for births in Galicia, Spain 2014
Top 50 names for births in Iceland 2014
Top 100 names for births in Mexico 2013
Top 100 names for births in Northern Ireland 2015
Top 50 names for births in Romania 2009
Historical
Top 200 names for adult males in Florence, Italy 1427
England and Wales
Top 500 names for births in 2014
Top 500 names for births in 2013
Top 500 names for births in 2012
Top 500 names for births in 2011
Top 500 names for births in 2010
Scotland
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Ireland
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Belgium
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Netherlands
Top 500 names for births in 2015
Top 500 names for births in 2014
Top 500 names for births in 2013
Top 500 names for births in 2012
Top 500 names for births in 2011
Slovenia
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Turkey
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Czech Republic
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Switzerland
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Top 100 names for births in 2009
France
Top 500 names for births in 2010
Top 500 names for births in 2009
Top 500 names for births in 2008
Top 500 names for births in 2007
Top 500 names for births in 2006
Spain
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Italy
Top 200 names for births in 2014
Top 200 names for births in 2013
Top 200 names for births in 2012
Top 200 names for births in 2011
Top 200 names for births in 2010
Hungary
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Sweden
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Norway
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
New Zealand
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Poland
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011
Top 100 names for births in 2010
Portugal
Top 100 names for births in 2015
Top 100 names for births in 2014
Top 100 names for births in 2013
Top 100 names for births in 2012
Top 100 names for births in 2011