Popular Names in Canada (British Columbia)

Information from the BC Vital Statistics Agency
Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
John
86 0
2.
Robert
79 +1
3.
William
68 -1
4.
James
47 0
5.
George
43 0
6.
Arthur
30 +1
7.
Donald
29 +3
8.
David
28 +4
8.
Thomas
28 +1
10.
Charles
22 -4
11.
Harold
21 +3
12.
Walter
20 +5
13.
Edward
18 +5
13.
Ronald
18 +14
15.
Henry
17 +15
16.
Douglas
16 +8
16.
Ernest
16 +3
18.
Gordon
15 -10
19.
Frank
14 +9
19.
Kenneth
14 -9
21.
Roy
13 0
22.
Jack
12 +3
23.
Frederick
11 -2
23.
Joseph
11 -7
25.
Francis
10 +10
25.
Harry
10 +5
25.
Richard
10 -12
28.
Albert
9 -9
28.
Norman
9 -14
28.
Peter
9 +13
28.
Stanley
9 -3
32.
Alexander
8 +1
32.
Lloyd
8 +5
32.
Raymond
8 -9
32.
Samuel
8 +53
32.
Victor
8 +26
32.
Wallace
8 new
38.
Alfred
7 -9
38.
Bruce
7 +9
38.
Herbert
7 -5
38.
Howard
7 +16
38.
Leonard
7 +4
38.
Wilfred
7 -1
44.
Alan
6 +14
44.
Bernard
6 +6
44.
Hideo
6 +22
44.
Lawrence
6 -2
44.
Leslie
6 -14
49.
Arnold
5 +42
49.
Clarence
5 +30
49.
Daniel
5 new
49.
Fred
5 +17
49.
Hugh
5 0
49.
Kiyoshi
5 +17
49.
Malcolm
5 +42
49.
Masao
5 +1
49.
Michael
5 +42
49.
Mike
5 new
49.
Nick
5 new
49.
Takashi
5 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Margaret
58 +1
1.
Mary
58 0
3.
Dorothy
39 0
4.
Elizabeth
23 0
4.
Helen
23 +2
6.
Doris
22 +5
7.
Annie
21 +21
8.
Joan
19 +5
9.
Betty
18 +37
10.
Florence
17 +5
10.
Patricia
17 +13
12.
Irene
16 -6
12.
Jean
16 -7
14.
Alice
14 -6
14.
Audrey
14 +4
14.
Evelyn
14 +3
14.
Joyce
14 +22
14.
Violet
14 +27
19.
Barbara
13 +4
19.
Doreen
13 0
19.
Ruth
13 -4
22.
Ethel
12 +17
22.
Frances
12 +6
22.
Gladys
12 -1
22.
Kathleen
12 -14
22.
Marjorie
12 -9
27.
Muriel
11 +3
27.
Thelma
11 +5
29.
Edna
10 +12
29.
Jessie
10 +12
29.
Lillian
10 -3
29.
Ruby
10 +28
33.
Bernice
9 +32
33.
Gertrude
9 +15
33.
Marie
9 -10
33.
May
9 +19
33.
Norma
9 -13
33.
Shirley
9 +6
39.
Anna
8 +7
39.
Catherine
8 -8
39.
Marion
8 -13
39.
Nancy
8 +58
39.
Olive
8 -5
39.
Phyllis
8 -29
45.
Edith
7 -33
45.
Eileen
7 0
45.
Ellen
7 +7
45.
Emma
7 +47
45.
Marguerite
7 +14
45.
Pauline
7 +52
51.
Blanche
6 new
51.
Elsie
6 -29
51.
Gloria
6 +20
51.
Hazel
6 -1
51.
June
6 -17
51.
Lois
6 +14
51.
Mabel
6 +10
51.
Mildred
6 -19
51.
Nellie
6 +46
51.
Vera
6 -7
61.
Agnes
5 -25
61.
Aiko
5 new
61.
Alma
5 +31
61.
Amy
5 new
61.
Charlotte
5 new
61.
Clara
5 +26
61.
Daisy
5 new
61.
Elaine
5 new
61.
Eva
5 -4
61.
Fumiko
5 new
61.
Grace
5 -25
61.
Jacqueline
5 new
61.
Louise
5 new
61.
Miyoko
5 new
61.
Yoshiko
5 new