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.
98.
  
Arnold
13 -32 -6 -31.6%
98.
  
Fred
13 -28 -5 -27.8%
98.
  
Malcolm
13 new new new
98.
  
Warren
13 new new new
92.
  
Alvin
14 new new new
92.
  
Bryan
14 new new new
92.
  
Hugh
14 -11 -1 -6.7%
92.
  
Laurence
14 -2 0 0.0%
92.
  
Robin
14 new new new
92.
  
Theodore
14 -11 -1 -6.7%
82.
  
Allen
15 -5 -1 -6.3%
82.
  
Andrew
15 -20 -6 -28.6%
82.
  
Carl
15 -5 -1 -6.3%
82.
  
Dale
15 +8 +1 +7.1%
82.
  
Grant
15 new new new
82.
  
Ian
15 -1 0 0.0%
82.
  
Martin
15 +8 +1 +7.1%
82.
  
Neil
15 -5 -1 -6.3%
82.
  
Ross
15 +8 +1 +7.1%
82.
  
Terence
15 +14 +2 +15.4%
79.
  
Denis
16 +11 +2 +14.3%
79.
  
Eric
16 -17 -5 -23.8%
79.
  
Harvey
16 +2 +1 +6.7%
75.
  
Barrie
17 -5 -1 -5.6%
75.
  
Howard
17 -10 -3 -15.0%
75.
  
Louis
17 new new new
75.
  
Murray
17 new new new
72.
  
Anthony
18 -2 0 0.0%
72.
  
Fredrick
18 +9 +3 +20.0%
72.
  
Glen
18 new new new
71.
  
Bernard
19 -5 0 0.0%
70.
  
Russell
20 +20 +6 +42.9%
67.
  
Alexander
21 -26 -19 -47.5%
67.
  
Colin
21 new new new
67.
  
Keith
21 -12 -7 -25.0%
65.
  
Clarence
22 +31 +9 +69.2%
65.
  
Lloyd
22 -8 -3 -12.0%
63.
  
Edwin
25 -1 +4 +19.0%
63.
  
Leslie
25 -2 +3 +13.6%
61.
  
Garry
26 +13 +9 +52.9%
61.
  
Jack
26 -8 -4 -13.3%
60.
  
Ernest
28 -19 -12 -30.0%
58.
  
Leonard
29 -20 -15 -34.1%
58.
  
Melvin
29 +8 +10 +52.6%
57.
  
Victor
30 -9 -1 -3.2%
56.
  
Wilfred
31 +18 +14 +82.4%
53.
  
Patrick
32 +1 +3 +10.3%
53.
  
Reginald
32 +6 +9 +39.1%
53.
  
Terrence
32 +17 +14 +77.8%
48.
  
Clifford
33 0 +2 +6.5%
48.
  
Francis
33 -3 -2 -5.7%
48.
  
Henry
33 -4 -4 -10.8%
48.
  
Herbert
33 -12 -12 -26.7%
48.
  
Stephen
33 -3 -2 -5.7%
45.
  
Harry
34 +12 +9 +36.0%
45.
  
Philip
34 +14 +11 +47.8%
45.
  
Ralph
34 +11 +8 +30.8%
44.
  
Roger
35 +4 +4 +12.9%
42.
  
Alfred
36 +6 +5 +16.1%
42.
  
Bruce
36 +3 +1 +2.9%
41.
  
Lorne
37 +33 +20 +118%
40.
  
Alan
38 -2 -6 -13.6%
38.
  
Paul
44 -2 -1 -2.2%
38.
  
Stanley
44 -3 -2 -4.3%
36.
  
Albert
45 +12 +14 +45.2%
36.
  
Frank
45 -4 -3 -6.3%
34.
  
Arthur
48 -11 -16 -25.0%
34.
  
Roy
48 -1 +1 +2.1%
33.
  
Daniel
49 +7 +6 +14.0%
32.
  
Walter
52 -1 0 0.0%
30.
  
Allan
53 -1 -1 -1.9%
30.
  
Harold
53 +3 +6 +12.8%
29.
  
Raymond
57 -10 -21 -26.9%
28.
  
Dennis
59 0 0 0.0%
27.
  
Frederick
61 -6 -4 -6.2%
26.
  
Lawrence
65 +4 +12 +22.6%
25.
  
Barry
68 +2 +8 +13.3%
24.
  
Wayne
69 +2 +7 +11.3%
23.
  
Larry
77 +20 +38 +97.4%
22.
  
Gerald
81 -4 -1 -1.2%
21.
  
Joseph
82 -5 -3 -3.5%
20.
  
Douglas
85 -4 0 0.0%
19.
  
Peter
89 +2 +24 +36.9%
17.
  
Brian
90 +6 +26 +40.6%
17.
  
Norman
90 +8 +27 +42.9%
16.
  
Gary
96 -2 -1 -1.0%
15.
  
Charles
101 +5 +28 +38.4%
14.
  
Edward
103 -2 -24 -18.9%
13.
  
Michael
108 0 +6 +5.9%
12.
  
Thomas
113 +3 +19 +20.2%
11.
  
Gordon
118 0 -10 -7.8%
10.
  
George
158 -3 -26 -14.1%
9.
  
Richard
168 +1 +24 +16.7%
8.
  
Ronald
174 +1 +13 +8.1%
7.
  
Kenneth
191 +1 +25 +15.1%
6.
  
Donald
221 0 +19 +9.4%
5.
  
David
287 0 +43 +17.6%
4.
  
James
312 0 +57 +22.4%
3.
  
William
346 0 +12 +3.6%
2.
  
John
400 0 -16 -3.8%
1.
  
Robert
485 0 +39 +8.7%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
95.
  
Annie
17 -2 +1 +6.3%
95.
  
Ethel
17 -2 +1 +6.3%
95.
  
Georgina
17 -18 -4 -19.0%
95.
  
Jeanette
17 -37 -12 -41.4%
95.
  
Sharron
17 new new new
95.
  
Verna
17 -24 -7 -29.2%
95.
  
Violet
17 -6 -1 -5.6%
94.
  
Judy
18 new new new
88.
  
Beatrice
19 -11 -2 -9.5%
88.
  
Eileen
19 -37 -13 -40.6%
88.
  
Leona
19 new new new
88.
  
Lorna
19 -7 -1 -5.0%
88.
  
Pauline
19 -3 0 0.0%
88.
  
Vera
19 +5 +3 +18.8%
87.
  
Louise
20 -10 -1 -4.8%
81.
  
Constance
21 +12 +5 +31.3%
81.
  
Hazel
21 0 +1 +5.0%
81.
  
Janice
21 new new new
81.
  
Katherine
21 +12 +5 +31.3%
81.
  
Laura
21 +12 +5 +31.3%
81.
  
Lynne
21 new new new
77.
  
Bernice
22 new new new
77.
  
Edna
22 new new new
77.
  
Elsie
22 -3 -1 -4.3%
77.
  
Yvonne
22 +12 +4 +22.2%
76.
  
Lillian
23 -5 -1 -4.2%
72.
  
Carolyn
25 +9 +5 +25.0%
72.
  
Edith
25 -7 -2 -7.4%
72.
  
Myrna
25 -29 -11 -30.6%
72.
  
Virginia
25 +4 +3 +13.6%
70.
  
Ellen
27 +22 +10 +58.8%
70.
  
Lynda
27 new new new
68.
  
Darlene
28 +13 +8 +40.0%
68.
  
Norma
28 -21 -7 -20.0%
65.
  
Geraldine
29 +12 +8 +38.1%
65.
  
June
29 -16 -4 -12.1%
65.
  
Phyllis
29 -7 0 0.0%
63.
  
Joanne
30 0 +2 +7.1%
63.
  
Rosemary
30 +26 +12 +66.7%
60.
  
Florence
31 -19 -7 -18.4%
60.
  
Marjorie
31 -27 -13 -29.5%
60.
  
Rose
31 -12 -3 -8.8%
58.
  
Ann
32 -19 -8 -20.0%
58.
  
Eleanor
32 -16 -5 -13.5%
57.
  
Nancy
33 -8 0 0.0%
55.
  
Betty
34 -19 -9 -20.9%
55.
  
Elaine
34 -3 +4 +13.3%
49.
  
Anne
35 +3 +5 +16.7%
49.
  
Audrey
35 +19 +10 +40.0%
49.
  
Diana
35 -20 -11 -23.9%
49.
  
Jacqueline
35 -6 -1 -2.8%
49.
  
Marion
35 -13 -8 -18.6%
49.
  
Ruth
35 +3 +5 +16.7%
48.
  
Susan
37 +10 +8 +27.6%
46.
  
Catherine
38 +6 +8 +26.7%
46.
  
Wendy
38 +28 +15 +65.2%
45.
  
Beverly
39 -19 -10 -20.4%
42.
  
Alice
40 -9 -4 -9.1%
42.
  
Heather
40 +16 +11 +37.9%
42.
  
Joyce
40 -12 -5 -11.1%
39.
  
Arlene
42 +29 +17 +68.0%
39.
  
Evelyn
42 -6 -2 -4.5%
39.
  
Lois
42 +4 +6 +16.7%
37.
  
Lorraine
43 +3 +4 +10.3%
37.
  
Roberta
43 +15 +13 +43.3%
36.
  
Bonnie
44 +49 +25 +132%
35.
  
Carole
46 +17 +16 +53.3%
33.
  
Gail
48 -8 -2 -4.0%
33.
  
Sylvia
48 -5 +1 +2.1%
32.
  
Janet
49 +6 +8 +19.5%
31.
  
Valerie
50 +27 +21 +72.4%
29.
  
Dianne
52 +42 +28 +117%
29.
  
Maureen
52 -10 -6 -10.3%
28.
  
Karen
53 +40 +28 +112%
26.
  
Marie
54 0 +5 +10.2%
26.
  
Sheila
54 +17 +18 +50.0%
24.
  
Irene
56 -2 -1 -1.8%
24.
  
Marlene
56 +6 +11 +24.4%
23.
  
Frances
60 -4 +2 +3.4%
20.
  
Gloria
61 +4 +10 +19.6%
20.
  
Helen
61 -4 -7 -10.3%
20.
  
Jean
61 -1 +3 +5.2%
19.
  
Doreen
67 +11 +22 +48.9%
18.
  
Kathleen
68 +5 +16 +30.8%
17.
  
Beverley
70 +1 +11 +18.6%
16.
  
Dorothy
82 -4 -4 -4.7%
14.
  
Diane
88 +3 +22 +33.3%
14.
  
Sandra
88 0 +18 +25.7%
13.
  
Joan
101 -5 -4 -3.8%
12.
  
Shirley
104 -1 +14 +15.6%
11.
  
Elizabeth
105 -6 -14 -11.8%
10.
  
Donna
112 -1 +9 +8.7%
8.
  
Linda
113 +6 +43 +61.4%
8.
  
Marilyn
113 +4 +27 +31.4%
7.
  
Carol
136 +3 +35 +34.7%
6.
  
Judith
156 +1 +40 +34.5%
5.
  
Barbara
167 -1 +15 +9.9%
4.
  
Sharon
189 +1 +70 +58.8%
3.
  
Mary
193 0 +7 +3.8%
2.
  
Margaret
209 -1 +11 +5.6%
1.
  
Patricia
214 +1 +19 +9.7%
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