Popular Names in Canada (British Columbia)

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