Popular Names in Canada (British Columbia)

Information from the BC Vital Statistics Agency
Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
41.
Alan
35 -3
30.
Albert
44 -6
51.
Alexander
24 +23
47.
Alfred
29 -6
24.
Allan
51 +1
56.
Allen
20 +3
66.
Andrew
16 -7
81.
Anthony
13 new
61.
Arnold
19 +6
21.
Arthur
62 -5
38.
Barry
36 +6
85.
Bernard
12 -8
26.
Brian
49 +26
47.
Bruce
29 +5
56.
Carl
20 +11
14.
Charles
80 +1
88.
Clarence
11 -24
43.
Clifford
34 +13
41.
Daniel
35 -14
5.
David
214 0
43.
Dennis
34 -5
6.
Donald
211 0
16.
Douglas
75 +7
77.
Earl
14 new
12.
Edward
102 -2
85.
Edwin
12 -13
54.
Eric
21 +13
38.
Ernest
36 -5
94.
Eugene
10 -20
50.
Francis
25 -9
31.
Frank
43 +1
27.
Frederick
48 +3
88.
Fredrick
11 -16
66.
Garry
16 +11
23.
Gary
53 +13
9.
George
146 -2
19.
Gerald
64 +3
76.
Glen
15 -9
11.
Gordon
112 0
34.
Harold
40 -1
35.
Harry
39 -5
54.
Harvey
21 +12
35.
Henry
39 +6
49.
Herbert
28 +2
66.
Howard
16 -19
66.
Hugh
16 +28
53.
Ian
23 +3
61.
Jack
19 -21
4.
James
218 0
2.
John
328 0
17.
Joseph
69 -3
66.
Keith
16 new
8.
Kenneth
147 +1
45.
Larry
33 -9
24.
Lawrence
51 +2
81.
Leo
13 new
33.
Leonard
42 -4
56.
Leslie
20 +21
56.
Lloyd
20 -9
66.
Lorne
16 -4
66.
Malcolm
16 new
66.
Martin
16 +11
85.
Marvin
12 +2
66.
Maurice
16 new
88.
Melvin
11 -24
28.
Michael
46 -10
94.
Murray
10 new
64.
Neil
17 +13
20.
Norman
63 -3
64.
Patrick
17 -12
46.
Paul
31 +6
15.
Peter
76 +5
51.
Philip
24 -4
88.
Phillip
11 +3
37.
Ralph
38 +19
17.
Raymond
69 +4
10.
Richard
117 +3
1.
Robert
396 0
61.
Roger
19 new
94.
Roland
10 new
7.
Ronald
150 +1
94.
Ross
10 -17
38.
Roy
36 -11
77.
Russell
14 +10
81.
Samuel
13 new
77.
Sidney
14 +17
31.
Stanley
43 +2
66.
Stephen
16 -19
81.
Terence
13 new
94.
Terrance
10 new
94.
Terrence
10 -17
94.
Theodore
10 -7
13.
Thomas
101 -1
88.
Vernon
11 -11
56.
Victor
20 -11
22.
Walter
57 -4
88.
Warren
11 +6
28.
Wayne
46 +17
77.
Wilfred
14 +17
3.
William
304 0
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
99.
Agnes
14 -30
24.
Alice
42 +23
76.
Anita
19 +3
64.
Ann
23 +23
67.
Anna
22 +31
36.
Anne
34 +27
80.
Annie
18 -34
43.
Arlene
30 +20
55.
Audrey
25 -19
3.
Barbara
150 0
49.
Bernice
27 +20
28.
Betty
39 +3
12.
Beverley
64 -1
41.
Beverly
32 -18
11.
Carol
72 +1
64.
Carole
23 -15
76.
Caroline
19 +16
96.
Carolyn
15 +2
33.
Catherine
36 +16
49.
Deanna
27 +10
55.
Diana
25 +2
36.
Diane
34 +5
99.
Dianne
14 new
99.
Dolores
14 new
7.
Donna
94 +3
13.
Doreen
60 +1
49.
Doris
27 +6
10.
Dorothy
76 -2
59.
Edith
24 +4
80.
Edna
18 -21
67.
Eileen
22 -4
96.
Elaine
15 -47
39.
Eleanor
33 +2
9.
Elizabeth
87 -3
96.
Ellen
15 -47
80.
Elsie
18 -21
91.
Ethel
16 -32
86.
Eva
17 new
36.
Evelyn
34 -7
43.
Florence
30 -7
17.
Frances
49 0
49.
Gail
27 new
75.
Geraldine
20 +23
71.
Gladys
21 +16
54.
Gloria
26 -5
55.
Grace
25 0
15.
Helen
58 -2
19.
Irene
48 +6
47.
Jacqueline
28 +25
59.
Janet
24 -28
71.
Janice
21 new
34.
Jean
35 -13
59.
Jeanette
24 +9
6.
Joan
108 0
64.
Joanne
23 +23
86.
Josephine
17 +12
15.
Joyce
58 +3
29.
Judith
38 +12
29.
June
38 +7
99.
Karen
14 new
21.
Kathleen
46 -3
71.
Leona
21 new
59.
Lillian
24 -12
76.
Linda
19 new
34.
Lois
35 +7
86.
Loretta
17 +12
55.
Lorna
25 +2
49.
Lorraine
27 -18
67.
Louise
22 -36
2.
Margaret
184 -1
99.
Marian
14 new
17.
Marie
49 +5
8.
Marilyn
89 +1
22.
Marion
45 +5
23.
Marjorie
43 +2
26.
Marlene
40 -10
91.
Martha
16 new
1.
Mary
187 +1
26.
Maureen
40 +10
99.
Mildred
14 new
99.
Muriel
14 -27
39.
Myrna
33 +33
47.
Nancy
28 -18
32.
Norma
37 -17
4.
Patricia
140 -1
76.
Phyllis
19 -41
80.
Rita
18 +12
41.
Roberta
32 +4
86.
Rosalie
17 new
43.
Rose
30 +20
99.
Rosemary
14 -1
29.
Ruth
38 -2
80.
Sally
18 +12
71.
Sandra
21 +1
13.
Sharon
60 +5
24.
Sheila
42 -1
5.
Shirley
122 0
99.
Susan
14 new
20.
Sylvia
47 +20
91.
Thelma
16 -12
59.
Valerie
24 +13
91.
Vera
16 +7
86.
Verna
17 new
67.
Violet
22 +5
80.
Virginia
18 -11
91.
Wilma
16 -19
46.
Yvonne
29 +8