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.
34.
  
Alan
133 0 +6 +4.7%
94.
  
Albert
43 new new new
98.
  
Alexander
39 -18 -12 -23.5%
49.
  
Allan
93 -7 -17 -15.5%
82.
  
Allen
51 new new new
54.
  
Andrew
85 -10 -21 -19.8%
56.
  
Anthony
79 -8 -19 -19.4%
72.
  
Arthur
59 +1 0 0.0%
39.
  
Barry
124 -3 +3 +2.5%
31.
  
Bradley
144 +12 +36 +33.3%
64.
  
Brent
72 -3 +3 +4.3%
9.
  
Brian
393 -1 -4 -1.0%
20.
  
Bruce
223 +3 +24 +12.1%
83.
  
Calvin
50 +17 +11 +28.2%
99.
  
Carl
38 new new new
46.
  
Charles
110 0 +7 +6.8%
26.
  
Christopher
186 +2 +43 +30.1%
87.
  
Clifford
47 -7 -4 -7.8%
70.
  
Colin
61 -3 -4 -6.2%
57.
  
Craig
78 +13 +17 +27.9%
42.
  
Dale
116 -6 -5 -4.1%
15.
  
Daniel
277 -1 +5 +1.8%
95.
  
Danny
41 -6 -4 -8.9%
61.
  
Darrell
75 +13 +17 +29.3%
1.
  
David
861 +1 +15 +1.8%
72.
  
Dean
59 -9 -9 -13.2%
35.
  
Dennis
130 -1 +3 +2.4%
11.
  
Donald
345 +1 +33 +10.6%
13.
  
Douglas
305 -3 -60 -16.4%
27.
  
Edward
167 +4 +29 +21.0%
59.
  
Eric
77 -7 -11 -12.5%
62.
  
Frank
73 -12 -21 -22.3%
77.
  
Frederick
56 -5 -4 -6.7%
95.
  
Garry
41 -1 0 0.0%
21.
  
Gary
219 -5 -44 -16.7%
93.
  
Geoffrey
45 -4 0 0.0%
32.
  
George
135 -3 -5 -3.6%
37.
  
Gerald
125 +3 +13 +11.6%
49.
  
Glen
93 +7 +10 +12.0%
48.
  
Glenn
94 +7 +9 +10.6%
14.
  
Gordon
287 0 +15 +5.5%
78.
  
Grant
55 -1 -1 -1.8%
24.
  
Gregory
189 -2 -15 -7.4%
87.
  
Harold
47 +7 +6 +14.6%
91.
  
Henry
46 -13 -9 -16.4%
87.
  
Howard
47 0 0 0.0%
41.
  
Ian
120 -3 +2 +1.7%
5.
  
James
526 0 -13 -2.4%
36.
  
Jeffrey
129 +11 +30 +30.3%
99.
  
Jerry
38 new new new
4.
  
John
641 0 +47 +7.9%
29.
  
Joseph
156 -3 -9 -5.5%
43.
  
Keith
115 +8 +24 +26.4%
60.
  
Kelly
76 +6 +10 +15.2%
8.
  
Kenneth
398 +1 +5 +1.3%
72.
  
Kerry
59 +17 +14 +31.1%
23.
  
Kevin
196 +1 +7 +3.7%
91.
  
Lance
46 new new new
37.
  
Larry
125 +2 +9 +7.8%
51.
  
Lawrence
90 -6 -14 -13.5%
51.
  
Leonard
90 +2 +4 +4.7%
71.
  
Leslie
60 -11 -13 -17.8%
95.
  
Lloyd
41 new new new
12.
  
Mark
326 +1 +40 +14.0%
68.
  
Martin
62 -3 -5 -7.5%
3.
  
Michael
662 0 -50 -7.0%
80.
  
Murray
53 -10 -8 -13.1%
86.
  
Neil
48 -7 -4 -7.7%
47.
  
Norman
98 -7 -14 -12.5%
30.
  
Patrick
145 +3 +12 +9.0%
22.
  
Paul
204 -4 -38 -15.7%
18.
  
Peter
239 -1 -8 -3.2%
51.
  
Philip
90 +16 +25 +38.5%
76.
  
Ralph
57 +9 +7 +14.0%
40.
  
Randall
121 +17 +42 +53.2%
83.
  
Randolph
50 new new new
45.
  
Randy
113 +4 +18 +18.9%
32.
  
Raymond
135 -2 -4 -2.9%
6.
  
Richard
504 0 -11 -2.1%
65.
  
Ricky
69 -12 -17 -19.8%
2.
  
Robert
816 -1 -46 -5.3%
87.
  
Robin
47 -1 -2 -4.1%
68.
  
Rodney
62 -10 -12 -16.2%
67.
  
Roger
64 +9 +7 +12.3%
10.
  
Ronald
356 +1 +22 +6.6%
79.
  
Ross
54 -16 -14 -20.6%
66.
  
Roy
68 -5 -1 -1.4%
57.
  
Russell
78 +17 +20 +34.5%
55.
  
Scott
80 +3 +6 +8.1%
81.
  
Stanley
52 -1 +1 +2.0%
16.
  
Stephen
266 +5 +50 +23.1%
19.
  
Steven
236 +1 +14 +6.3%
99.
  
Stuart
38 new new new
43.
  
Terry
115 -11 -20 -14.8%
17.
  
Thomas
264 +2 +32 +13.8%
25.
  
Timothy
187 +2 +29 +18.4%
75.
  
Victor
58 +17 +14 +31.8%
99.
  
Vincent
38 new new new
62.
  
Walter
73 +7 +11 +17.7%
83.
  
Warren
50 +13 +10 +25.0%
28.
  
Wayne
163 -3 -9 -5.2%
7.
  
William
433 0 -61 -12.3%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
96.
  
Alison
41 new new new
87.
  
Angela
45 new new new
89.
  
Anita
44 -8 -6 -12.0%
67.
  
Ann
61 +14 +11 +22.0%
76.
  
Anna
56 +5 +6 +12.0%
55.
  
Anne
80 +5 +3 +3.9%
91.
  
Arlene
43 new new new
100.
  
Audrey
40 new new new
8.
  
Barbara
304 -2 -31 -9.3%
91.
  
Betty
43 new new new
60.
  
Beverly
73 -12 -23 -24.0%
71.
  
Bonnie
59 -19 -28 -32.2%
9.
  
Brenda
265 +2 +20 +8.2%
19.
  
Carol
190 -3 -14 -6.9%
72.
  
Carolyn
58 +5 +6 +11.5%
13.
  
Catherine
221 -4 -52 -19.0%
11.
  
Cheryl
235 +2 +7 +3.1%
36.
  
Christine
122 -2 -12 -9.0%
15.
  
Cindy
213 +4 +11 +5.4%
31.
  
Colleen
142 -3 -8 -5.3%
22.
  
Cynthia
169 +1 -4 -2.3%
34.
  
Darlene
132 +2 +5 +3.9%
59.
  
Dawn
74 +1 -3 -3.9%
58.
  
Debbie
76 +5 +5 +7.0%
6.
  
Deborah
340 -2 -27 -7.4%
10.
  
Debra
238 -5 -102 -30.0%
42.
  
Denise
110 +8 +17 +18.3%
53.
  
Diana
87 -9 -19 -17.9%
32.
  
Diane
137 -10 -40 -22.6%
75.
  
Dianne
57 +12 +10 +21.3%
7.
  
Donna
310 +8 +93 +42.9%
87.
  
Dorothy
45 -19 -18 -28.6%
61.
  
Elaine
70 +1 -3 -4.1%
28.
  
Elizabeth
154 -11 -49 -24.1%
94.
  
Evelyn
42 -6 -2 -4.5%
51.
  
Gail
89 +4 +6 +7.2%
27.
  
Heather
161 -6 -18 -10.1%
62.
  
Helen
69 +3 +2 +3.0%
72.
  
Irene
58 +21 +17 +41.5%
79.
  
Jacqueline
54 +2 +4 +8.0%
82.
  
Jane
51 -8 -3 -5.6%
30.
  
Janet
148 -10 -32 -17.8%
20.
  
Janice
182 +4 +18 +11.0%
100.
  
Jean
40 -23 -12 -23.1%
57.
  
Jennifer
79 -4 -7 -8.1%
67.
  
Joan
61 -8 -17 -21.8%
33.
  
Joanne
134 -2 -6 -4.3%
96.
  
Joyce
41 new new new
45.
  
Judith
100 -10 -29 -22.5%
64.
  
Judy
66 -13 -24 -26.7%
52.
  
Julie
88 -14 -28 -24.1%
2.
  
Karen
416 +1 +47 +12.7%
38.
  
Katherine
113 +1 -1 -0.9%
17.
  
Kathleen
201 -5 -33 -14.1%
47.
  
Kathryn
93 -6 -17 -15.5%
86.
  
Kathy
46 -6 -5 -9.8%
25.
  
Kelly
162 +5 +19 +13.3%
37.
  
Kim
119 +3 +8 +7.2%
38.
  
Laura
113 -5 -24 -17.5%
81.
  
Laurel
52 new new new
38.
  
Laurie
113 +9 +10 +9.7%
46.
  
Leslie
98 -4 -9 -8.4%
3.
  
Linda
401 -1 +28 +7.5%
47.
  
Lisa
93 +24 +35 +60.3%
18.
  
Lori
199 +8 +39 +24.4%
96.
  
Lorna
41 -22 -13 -24.1%
50.
  
Lorraine
90 -4 -14 -13.5%
66.
  
Louise
63 +3 +3 +5.0%
72.
  
Lynda
58 +21 +17 +41.5%
70.
  
Lynn
60 -16 -25 -29.4%
25.
  
Margaret
162 0 0 0.0%
76.
  
Maria
56 -13 -15 -21.1%
55.
  
Marie
80 -6 -15 -15.8%
65.
  
Marilyn
64 +2 0 0.0%
89.
  
Marlene
44 -12 -8 -15.4%
12.
  
Mary
227 -2 -31 -12.0%
41.
  
Maureen
111 +14 +28 +33.7%
79.
  
Michele
54 +9 +10 +22.7%
23.
  
Nancy
168 +4 +17 +11.3%
43.
  
Pamela
104 -1 -3 -2.8%
5.
  
Patricia
344 +1 +9 +2.7%
76.
  
Rhonda
56 +17 +15 +36.6%
84.
  
Rita
49 +7 +7 +16.7%
100.
  
Roberta
40 new new new
100.
  
Ruth
40 new new new
4.
  
Sandra
358 +4 +49 +15.9%
16.
  
Sharon
204 +1 +1 +0.5%
54.
  
Sheila
84 +11 +17 +25.4%
21.
  
Shelley
170 +8 +23 +15.6%
100.
  
Shelly
40 new new new
47.
  
Sherry
93 +10 +14 +17.7%
35.
  
Shirley
123 +10 +18 +17.1%
1.
  
Susan
490 0 -5 -1.0%
91.
  
Suzanne
43 new new new
82.
  
Sylvia
51 +3 +3 +6.3%
63.
  
Tammy
67 +9 +12 +21.8%
23.
  
Teresa
168 +8 +28 +20.0%
94.
  
Terry
42 -9 -6 -12.5%
67.
  
Theresa
61 -10 -18 -22.8%
44.
  
Tracy
102 +25 +42 +70.0%
29.
  
Valerie
151 +8 +33 +28.0%
96.
  
Victoria
41 -3 0 0.0%
14.
  
Wendy
214 0 -8 -3.6%
85.
  
Yvonne
47 -9 -6 -11.3%
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