Popular Names in Canada (British Columbia)

Information from the BC Vital Statistics Agency
Boys · Girls
Boys
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
Robert
396 0 +55 +16.1%
2.
John
328 0 +2 +0.6%
3.
William
304 0 +35 +13.0%
4.
James
218 0 +22 +11.2%
5.
David
214 0 +27 +14.4%
6.
Donald
211 0 +50 +31.1%
7.
Ronald
150 +1 +8 +5.6%
8.
Kenneth
147 +1 +11 +8.1%
9.
George
146 -2 -14 -8.8%
10.
Richard
117 +3 +26 +28.6%
11.
Gordon
112 0 +17 +17.9%
12.
Edward
102 -2 -5 -4.7%
13.
Thomas
101 -1 +8 +8.6%
14.
Charles
80 +1 +8 +11.1%
15.
Peter
76 +5 +20 +35.7%
16.
Douglas
75 +7 +28 +59.6%
17.
Joseph
69 -3 -7 -9.2%
17.
Raymond
69 +4 +17 +32.7%
19.
Gerald
64 +3 +15 +30.6%
20.
Norman
63 -3 +5 +8.6%
21.
Arthur
62 -5 -9 -12.7%
22.
Walter
57 -4 0 0.0%
23.
Gary
53 +13 +20 +60.6%
24.
Allan
51 +1 +6 +13.3%
24.
Lawrence
51 +2 +7 +15.9%
26.
Brian
49 +26 +28 +133%
27.
Frederick
48 +3 +12 +33.3%
28.
Michael
46 -10 -11 -19.3%
28.
Wayne
46 +17 +22 +91.7%
30.
Albert
44 -6 -2 -4.3%
31.
Frank
43 +1 +8 +22.9%
31.
Stanley
43 +2 +9 +26.5%
33.
Leonard
42 -4 +5 +13.5%
34.
Harold
40 -1 +6 +17.6%
35.
Harry
39 -5 +3 +8.3%
35.
Henry
39 +6 +12 +44.4%
37.
Ralph
38 +19 +18 +90.0%
38.
Barry
36 +6 +11 +44.0%
38.
Ernest
36 -5 +2 +5.9%
38.
Roy
36 -11 -2 -5.3%
41.
Alan
35 -3 +5 +16.7%
41.
Daniel
35 -14 -3 -7.9%
43.
Clifford
34 +13 +14 +70.0%
43.
Dennis
34 -5 +4 +13.3%
45.
Larry
33 -9 0 0.0%
46.
Paul
31 +6 +10 +47.6%
47.
Alfred
29 -6 +2 +7.4%
47.
Bruce
29 +5 +8 +38.1%
49.
Herbert
28 +2 +6 +27.3%
50.
Francis
25 -9 -2 -7.4%
51.
Alexander
24 +23 +11 +84.6%
51.
Philip
24 -4 +1 +4.3%
53.
Ian
23 +3 +3 +15.0%
54.
Eric
21 +13 +6 +40.0%
54.
Harvey
21 +12 +5 +31.3%
56.
Allen
20 +3 +1 +5.3%
56.
Carl
20 +11 +5 +33.3%
56.
Leslie
20 +21 +8 +66.7%
56.
Lloyd
20 -9 -3 -13.0%
56.
Victor
20 -11 -4 -16.7%
61.
Arnold
19 +6 +4 +26.7%
61.
Jack
19 -21 -9 -32.1%
61.
Roger
19 new new new
64.
Neil
17 +13 +5 +41.7%
64.
Patrick
17 -12 -4 -19.0%
66.
Andrew
16 -7 -3 -15.8%
66.
Garry
16 +11 +4 +33.3%
66.
Howard
16 -19 -7 -30.4%
66.
Hugh
16 +28 +7 +77.8%
66.
Keith
16 new new new
66.
Lorne
16 -4 -2 -11.1%
66.
Malcolm
16 new new new
66.
Martin
16 +11 +4 +33.3%
66.
Maurice
16 new new new
66.
Stephen
16 -19 -7 -30.4%
76.
Glen
15 -9 0 0.0%
77.
Earl
14 new new new
77.
Russell
14 +10 +3 +27.3%
77.
Sidney
14 +17 +5 +55.6%
77.
Wilfred
14 +17 +5 +55.6%
81.
Anthony
13 new new new
81.
Leo
13 new new new
81.
Samuel
13 new new new
81.
Terence
13 new new new
85.
Bernard
12 -8 0 0.0%
85.
Edwin
12 -13 -2 -14.3%
85.
Marvin
12 +2 +1 +9.1%
88.
Clarence
11 -24 -6 -35.3%
88.
Fredrick
11 -16 -3 -21.4%
88.
Melvin
11 -24 -6 -35.3%
88.
Phillip
11 +3 +1 +10.0%
88.
Vernon
11 -11 -1 -8.3%
88.
Warren
11 +6 +2 +22.2%
94.
Eugene
10 -20 -3 -23.1%
94.
Murray
10 new new new
94.
Roland
10 new new new
94.
Ross
10 -17 -2 -16.7%
94.
Terrance
10 new new new
94.
Terrence
10 -17 -2 -16.7%
94.
Theodore
10 -7 -1 -9.1%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
Mary
187 +1 +16 +9.4%
2.
Margaret
184 -1 -17 -8.5%
3.
Barbara
150 0 -4 -2.6%
4.
Patricia
140 -1 -14 -9.1%
5.
Shirley
122 0 +6 +5.2%
6.
Joan
108 0 +10 +10.2%
7.
Donna
94 +3 +28 +42.4%
8.
Marilyn
89 +1 +21 +30.9%
9.
Elizabeth
87 -3 -11 -11.2%
10.
Dorothy
76 -2 -1 -1.3%
11.
Carol
72 +1 +11 +18.0%
12.
Beverley
64 -1 +2 +3.2%
13.
Doreen
60 +1 +5 +9.1%
13.
Sharon
60 +5 +10 +20.0%
15.
Helen
58 -2 +1 +1.8%
15.
Joyce
58 +3 +8 +16.0%
17.
Frances
49 0 -2 -3.9%
17.
Marie
49 +5 +5 +11.4%
19.
Irene
48 +6 +6 +14.3%
20.
Sylvia
47 +20 +15 +46.9%
21.
Kathleen
46 -3 -4 -8.0%
22.
Marion
45 +5 +6 +15.4%
23.
Marjorie
43 +2 +1 +2.4%
24.
Alice
42 +23 +15 +55.6%
24.
Sheila
42 -1 -1 -2.3%
26.
Marlene
40 -10 -12 -23.1%
26.
Maureen
40 +10 +7 +21.2%
28.
Betty
39 +3 +4 +11.4%
29.
Judith
38 +12 +7 +22.6%
29.
June
38 +7 +5 +15.2%
29.
Ruth
38 -2 -1 -2.6%
32.
Norma
37 -17 -16 -30.2%
33.
Catherine
36 +16 +10 +38.5%
34.
Jean
35 -13 -10 -22.2%
34.
Lois
35 +7 +4 +12.9%
36.
Anne
34 +27 +13 +61.9%
36.
Diane
34 +5 +3 +9.7%
36.
Evelyn
34 -7 -3 -8.1%
39.
Eleanor
33 +2 +2 +6.5%
39.
Myrna
33 +33 +17 +106%
41.
Beverly
32 -18 -11 -25.6%
41.
Roberta
32 +4 +2 +6.7%
43.
Arlene
30 +20 +9 +42.9%
43.
Florence
30 -7 -3 -9.1%
43.
Rose
30 +20 +9 +42.9%
46.
Yvonne
29 +8 +4 +16.0%
47.
Jacqueline
28 +25 +12 +75.0%
47.
Nancy
28 -18 -9 -24.3%
49.
Bernice
27 +20 +10 +58.8%
49.
Deanna
27 +10 +5 +22.7%
49.
Doris
27 +6 +3 +12.5%
49.
Gail
27 new new new
49.
Lorraine
27 -18 -8 -22.9%
54.
Gloria
26 -5 0 0.0%
55.
Audrey
25 -19 -8 -24.2%
55.
Diana
25 +2 +2 +8.7%
55.
Grace
25 0 +1 +4.2%
55.
Lorna
25 +2 +2 +8.7%
59.
Edith
24 +4 +3 +14.3%
59.
Janet
24 -28 -11 -31.4%
59.
Jeanette
24 +9 +4 +20.0%
59.
Lillian
24 -12 -3 -11.1%
59.
Valerie
24 +13 +8 +50.0%
64.
Ann
23 +23 +9 +64.3%
64.
Carole
23 -15 -3 -11.5%
64.
Joanne
23 +23 +9 +64.3%
67.
Anna
22 +31 +10 +83.3%
67.
Eileen
22 -4 +1 +4.8%
67.
Louise
22 -36 -13 -37.1%
67.
Violet
22 +5 +6 +37.5%
71.
Gladys
21 +16 +7 +50.0%
71.
Janice
21 new new new
71.
Leona
21 new new new
71.
Sandra
21 +1 +5 +31.3%
75.
Geraldine
20 +23 +8 +66.7%
76.
Anita
19 +3 +4 +26.7%
76.
Caroline
19 +16 +6 +46.2%
76.
Linda
19 new new new
76.
Phyllis
19 -41 -15 -44.1%
80.
Annie
18 -34 -10 -35.7%
80.
Edna
18 -21 -4 -18.2%
80.
Elsie
18 -21 -4 -18.2%
80.
Rita
18 +12 +5 +38.5%
80.
Sally
18 +12 +5 +38.5%
80.
Virginia
18 -11 +1 +5.9%
86.
Eva
17 new new new
86.
Josephine
17 +12 +5 +41.7%
86.
Loretta
17 +12 +5 +41.7%
86.
Rosalie
17 new new new
86.
Verna
17 new new new
91.
Ethel
16 -32 -6 -27.3%
91.
Martha
16 new new new
91.
Thelma
16 -12 +1 +6.7%
91.
Vera
16 +7 +4 +33.3%
91.
Wilma
16 -19 0 0.0%
96.
Carolyn
15 +2 +3 +25.0%
96.
Elaine
15 -47 -11 -42.3%
96.
Ellen
15 -47 -11 -42.3%
99.
Agnes
14 -30 -3 -17.6%
99.
Dianne
14 new new new
99.
Dolores
14 new new new
99.
Karen
14 new new new
99.
Marian
14 new new new
99.
Mildred
14 new new new
99.
Muriel
14 -27 -2 -12.5%
99.
Rosemary
14 -1 +2 +16.7%
99.
Susan
14 new new new