Popular Names in Canada (British Columbia)

Information from the BC Vital Statistics Agency
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
  
John
85 0 -218 -71.9%
2.
  
Robert
79 +1 -134 -62.9%
3.
  
William
68 -1 -172 -71.7%
4.
  
James
46 0 -129 -73.7%
5.
  
George
43 0 -115 -72.8%
6.
  
Arthur
29 +1 -52 -64.2%
6.
  
Donald
29 +5 -44 -60.3%
8.
  
David
28 +3 -45 -61.6%
8.
  
Thomas
28 +1 -48 -63.2%
10.
  
Harold
21 +4 -38 -64.4%
11.
  
Charles
20 -5 -87 -81.3%
12.
  
Walter
19 +5 -31 -62.0%
13.
  
Edward
18 +5 -29 -61.7%
13.
  
Ronald
18 +14 -16 -47.1%
15.
  
Henry
17 +15 -10 -37.0%
16.
  
Ernest
16 +3 -28 -63.6%
17.
  
Douglas
15 +7 -25 -62.5%
17.
  
Gordon
15 -9 -64 -81.0%
19.
  
Frank
14 +9 -17 -54.8%
19.
  
Kenneth
14 -9 -60 -81.1%
21.
  
Roy
13 +1 -29 -69.0%
22.
  
Jack
12 +3 -26 -68.4%
23.
  
Frederick
11 -2 -32 -74.4%
23.
  
Joseph
11 -7 -47 -81.0%
25.
  
Francis
10 +10 -14 -58.3%
25.
  
Harry
10 +5 -17 -63.0%
25.
  
Richard
10 -12 -55 -84.6%
28.
  
Albert
9 -9 -35 -79.5%
28.
  
Norman
9 -14 -50 -84.7%
28.
  
Peter
9 +12 -11 -55.0%
28.
  
Stanley
9 -3 -29 -76.3%
32.
  
Alexander
8 +1 -18 -69.2%
32.
  
Raymond
8 -10 -34 -81.0%
32.
  
Samuel
8 +53 +1 +14.3%
32.
  
Victor
8 +26 -3 -27.3%
32.
  
Wallace
8 new new new
37.
  
Bruce
7 +10 -9 -56.3%
37.
  
Herbert
7 -4 -19 -73.1%
37.
  
Howard
7 +17 -5 -41.7%
37.
  
Leonard
7 +5 -12 -63.2%
37.
  
Lloyd
7 +3 -13 -65.0%
37.
  
Wilfred
7 0 -14 -66.7%
43.
  
Alfred
6 -14 -23 -79.3%
43.
  
Bernard
6 +7 -7 -53.8%
43.
  
Hideo
6 +23 -3 -33.3%
43.
  
Lawrence
6 -1 -13 -68.4%
47.
  
Alan
5 +11 -6 -54.5%
47.
  
Arnold
5 +44 -1 -16.7%
47.
  
Clarence
5 +32 -3 -37.5%
47.
  
Daniel
5 new new new
47.
  
Fred
5 +19 -4 -44.4%
47.
  
Hugh
5 +2 -9 -64.3%
47.
  
Kiyoshi
5 +19 -4 -44.4%
47.
  
Leslie
5 -17 -22 -81.5%
47.
  
Malcolm
5 +44 -1 -16.7%
47.
  
Masao
5 +3 -8 -61.5%
47.
  
Michael
5 +44 -1 -16.7%
47.
  
Mike
5 new new new
47.
  
Nick
5 new new new
47.
  
Takashi
5 new new new
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
  
Mary
58 0 -152 -72.4%
2.
  
Margaret
57 0 -137 -70.6%
3.
  
Dorothy
39 0 -95 -70.9%
4.
  
Elizabeth
23 0 -40 -63.5%
5.
  
Doris
22 +6 -28 -56.0%
5.
  
Helen
22 +1 -32 -59.3%
7.
  
Annie
21 +21 -9 -30.0%
8.
  
Joan
19 +5 -29 -60.4%
9.
  
Betty
18 +37 -2 -10.0%
10.
  
Patricia
17 +13 -15 -46.9%
11.
  
Florence
16 +4 -28 -63.6%
11.
  
Irene
16 -5 -38 -70.4%
11.
  
Jean
16 -6 -45 -73.8%
14.
  
Alice
14 -6 -38 -73.1%
14.
  
Violet
14 +27 -9 -39.1%
16.
  
Audrey
13 +2 -29 -69.0%
16.
  
Doreen
13 +3 -23 -63.9%
16.
  
Evelyn
13 +1 -30 -69.8%
16.
  
Joyce
13 +22 -11 -45.8%
16.
  
Ruth
13 -1 -31 -70.5%
21.
  
Barbara
12 +2 -20 -62.5%
21.
  
Ethel
12 +17 -12 -50.0%
21.
  
Frances
12 +7 -18 -60.0%
21.
  
Gladys
12 0 -22 -64.7%
21.
  
Marjorie
12 -8 -36 -75.0%
26.
  
Kathleen
11 -18 -41 -78.8%
26.
  
Muriel
11 +4 -18 -62.1%
26.
  
Thelma
11 +6 -16 -59.3%
29.
  
Lillian
10 -3 -21 -67.7%
29.
  
Ruby
10 +28 -6 -37.5%
31.
  
Bernice
9 +34 -4 -30.8%
31.
  
Edna
9 +10 -14 -60.9%
31.
  
Jessie
9 +10 -14 -60.9%
31.
  
Marie
9 -8 -23 -71.9%
31.
  
May
9 +21 -8 -47.1%
31.
  
Norma
9 -11 -26 -74.3%
31.
  
Shirley
9 +7 -15 -62.5%
38.
  
Anna
8 +8 -12 -60.0%
38.
  
Catherine
8 -7 -20 -71.4%
38.
  
Gertrude
8 +10 -11 -57.9%
38.
  
Marion
8 -12 -23 -74.2%
38.
  
Nancy
8 +59 0 0.0%
38.
  
Olive
8 -4 -18 -69.2%
38.
  
Phyllis
8 -28 -43 -84.3%
45.
  
Edith
7 -33 -42 -85.7%
45.
  
Eileen
7 0 -14 -66.7%
45.
  
Ellen
7 +7 -10 -58.8%
45.
  
Emma
7 +47 -2 -22.2%
45.
  
Marguerite
7 +13 -8 -53.3%
45.
  
Pauline
7 +52 -1 -12.5%
51.
  
Blanche
6 new new new
51.
  
Elsie
6 -29 -27 -81.8%
51.
  
Gloria
6 +20 -6 -50.0%
51.
  
June
6 -17 -20 -76.9%
51.
  
Mabel
6 +10 -8 -57.1%
51.
  
Mildred
6 -19 -21 -77.8%
51.
  
Nellie
6 +46 -2 -25.0%
58.
  
Agnes
5 -22 -20 -80.0%
58.
  
Aiko
5 new new new
58.
  
Alma
5 +34 -4 -44.4%
58.
  
Amy
5 new new new
58.
  
Charlotte
5 new new new
58.
  
Clara
5 +29 -5 -50.0%
58.
  
Daisy
5 new new new
58.
  
Elaine
5 new new new
58.
  
Eva
5 0 -10 -66.7%
58.
  
Fumiko
5 new new new
58.
  
Grace
5 -22 -20 -80.0%
58.
  
Hazel
5 -8 -13 -72.2%
58.
  
Jacqueline
5 new new new
58.
  
Lois
5 +7 -8 -61.5%
58.
  
Louise
5 new new new
58.
  
Miyoko
5 new new new
58.
  
Vera
5 -14 -17 -77.3%
58.
  
Yoshiko
5 new new new
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