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
445 0 +69 +18.4%
2.
John
416 0 +51 +14.0%
3.
William
334 0 +10 +3.1%
4.
James
255 0 +22 +9.4%
5.
David
244 0 +41 +20.2%
6.
Donald
202 0 +35 +21.0%
7.
George
184 +1 +50 +37.3%
8.
Kenneth
166 -1 +24 +16.9%
9.
Ronald
161 +2 +48 +42.5%
10.
Richard
144 0 +29 +25.2%
11.
Gordon
128 +2 +42 +48.8%
12.
Edward
127 -3 +11 +9.5%
13.
Michael
102 +3 +25 +32.5%
14.
Gary
97 +8 +35 +56.5%
15.
Thomas
94 -3 -10 -9.6%
16.
Douglas
85 +6 +23 +37.1%
16.
Joseph
85 +4 +21 +32.8%
18.
Gerald
83 0 +13 +18.6%
19.
Raymond
78 -2 +6 +8.3%
20.
Charles
73 -6 -11 -13.1%
21.
Peter
66 -6 -16 -19.5%
22.
Frederick
65 -4 -5 -7.1%
23.
Arthur
64 +2 +12 +23.1%
23.
Brian
64 +12 +27 +73.0%
25.
Norman
63 -5 -1 -1.6%
26.
Wayne
62 -2 +6 +10.7%
27.
Barry
60 +1 +13 +27.7%
28.
Dennis
59 +6 +21 +55.3%
29.
Allan
54 +2 +10 +22.7%
30.
Lawrence
53 -3 +3 +6.0%
31.
Walter
52 -5 +1 +2.0%
32.
Frank
48 -3 +2 +4.3%
33.
Harold
47 -3 +2 +4.4%
33.
Roy
47 +2 +10 +27.0%
35.
Stanley
46 0 +9 +24.3%
36.
Herbert
45 +25 +25 +125%
36.
Paul
45 +2 +10 +28.6%
38.
Alan
44 +2 +12 +37.5%
38.
Leonard
44 +4 +14 +46.7%
40.
Daniel
43 +8 +18 +72.0%
41.
Alexander
40 +20 +20 +100%
41.
Ernest
40 +6 +14 +53.8%
43.
Larry
39 -10 -2 -4.9%
44.
Henry
37 +10 +14 +60.9%
45.
Bruce
35 +21 +17 +94.4%
45.
Francis
35 +16 +15 +75.0%
45.
Stephen
35 +37 +22 +169%
48.
Albert
31 -16 -11 -26.2%
48.
Alfred
31 +4 +7 +29.2%
48.
Clifford
31 -7 0 0.0%
48.
Roger
31 -4 +3 +10.7%
48.
Victor
31 0 +6 +24.0%
53.
Jack
30 -9 +2 +7.1%
54.
Patrick
29 -6 +4 +16.0%
55.
Keith
28 +3 +7 +33.3%
56.
Ralph
26 -14 -4 -13.3%
57.
Harry
25 -18 -9 -26.5%
57.
Lloyd
25 +1 +4 +19.0%
59.
Philip
23 +18 +9 +64.3%
59.
Reginald
23 +12 +7 +43.8%
61.
Leslie
22 -4 0 0.0%
62.
Andrew
21 +4 +3 +16.7%
62.
Edwin
21 +9 +5 +31.3%
62.
Eric
21 +15 +7 +50.0%
65.
Howard
20 -4 0 0.0%
66.
Arnold
19 new new new
66.
Bernard
19 +11 +5 +35.7%
66.
Melvin
19 -20 -8 -29.6%
66.
Terrance
19 +5 +3 +18.8%
70.
Anthony
18 -16 -5 -21.7%
70.
Barrie
18 +12 +5 +38.5%
70.
Fred
18 +18 +7 +63.6%
70.
Terrence
18 -12 -3 -14.3%
74.
Garry
17 new new new
74.
Lorne
17 -22 -7 -29.2%
74.
Wilfred
17 -20 -6 -26.1%
77.
Allen
16 -11 -2 -11.1%
77.
Carl
16 -16 -4 -20.0%
77.
Marvin
16 +18 +6 +60.0%
77.
Neil
16 -2 +1 +6.7%
81.
Christopher
15 new new new
81.
Franklin
15 new new new
81.
Fredrick
15 +1 +2 +15.4%
81.
Harvey
15 -6 0 0.0%
81.
Hugh
15 +14 +5 +50.0%
81.
Ian
15 -33 -10 -40.0%
81.
Maurice
15 -4 +1 +7.1%
81.
Roderick
15 new new new
81.
Theodore
15 new new new
90.
Dale
14 +5 +4 +40.0%
90.
Denis
14 +5 +4 +40.0%
90.
Laurence
14 -21 -3 -17.6%
90.
Martin
14 -2 +3 +27.3%
90.
Ross
14 new new new
90.
Russell
14 -2 +3 +27.3%
96.
Clarence
13 -11 +1 +8.3%
96.
Jerry
13 -11 +1 +8.3%
96.
Phillip
13 -1 +3 +30.0%
96.
Samuel
13 new new new
96.
Terence
13 -25 -3 -18.8%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
Margaret
198 0 -7 -3.4%
2.
Patricia
195 +2 +48 +32.7%
3.
Mary
186 0 +32 +20.8%
4.
Barbara
152 -2 -6 -3.8%
5.
Elizabeth
119 0 -2 -1.7%
5.
Sharon
119 +3 +14 +13.3%
7.
Judith
116 +5 +41 +54.7%
8.
Joan
105 -1 -2 -1.9%
9.
Donna
103 +1 +22 +27.2%
10.
Carol
101 +6 +43 +74.1%
11.
Shirley
90 -5 -18 -16.7%
12.
Dorothy
86 -1 +9 +11.7%
12.
Marilyn
86 -3 +2 +2.4%
14.
Linda
70 +33 +42 +150%
14.
Sandra
70 +33 +42 +150%
16.
Helen
68 -3 -3 -4.2%
17.
Diane
66 +13 +30 +83.3%
18.
Beverley
59 +4 +16 +37.2%
19.
Frances
58 -5 -8 -12.1%
19.
Jean
58 +7 +18 +45.0%
19.
Maureen
58 +18 +24 +70.6%
22.
Irene
57 -3 +7 +14.0%
23.
Kathleen
52 -6 -1 -1.9%
24.
Gloria
51 +36 +27 +113%
25.
Gail
50 +9 +15 +42.9%
26.
Beverly
49 +8 +14 +40.0%
26.
Marie
49 -8 -3 -5.8%
28.
Sylvia
47 -8 -1 -2.1%
29.
Diana
46 +51 +28 +156%
30.
Doreen
45 -9 -2 -4.3%
30.
Joyce
45 -3 +6 +15.4%
30.
Marlene
45 +7 +11 +32.4%
33.
Alice
44 +14 +16 +57.1%
33.
Evelyn
44 -5 +7 +18.9%
33.
Marjorie
44 -9 +2 +4.8%
36.
Betty
43 -2 +8 +22.9%
36.
Marion
43 -21 -18 -29.5%
38.
Janet
41 -14 -1 -2.4%
39.
Ann
40 +15 +14 +53.8%
40.
Lorraine
39 -10 +3 +8.3%
41.
Florence
38 0 +7 +22.6%
42.
Eleanor
37 -14 0 0.0%
43.
Jacqueline
36 +1 +7 +24.1%
43.
Lois
36 +8 +9 +33.3%
43.
Myrna
36 +26 +14 +63.6%
43.
Sheila
36 -21 -7 -16.3%
47.
Norma
35 -8 +2 +6.1%
48.
Rose
34 +21 +12 +54.5%
49.
June
33 -5 +4 +13.8%
49.
Nancy
33 -5 +4 +13.8%
51.
Eileen
32 +3 +6 +23.1%
52.
Anne
30 +5 +5 +20.0%
52.
Carole
30 -22 -6 -16.7%
52.
Catherine
30 -22 -6 -16.7%
52.
Elaine
30 +8 +6 +25.0%
52.
Roberta
30 -1 +3 +11.1%
52.
Ruth
30 -10 0 0.0%
58.
Heather
29 +26 +12 +70.6%
58.
Jeanette
29 +2 +5 +20.8%
58.
Phyllis
29 -19 -4 -12.1%
58.
Susan
29 +26 +12 +70.6%
58.
Valerie
29 +5 +6 +26.1%
63.
Joanne
28 +10 +7 +33.3%
63.
Muriel
28 new new new
65.
Edith
27 -8 +2 +8.0%
66.
Brenda
26 +27 +11 +73.3%
66.
Loretta
26 +11 +6 +30.0%
68.
Arlene
25 -26 -5 -16.7%
68.
Audrey
25 -11 0 0.0%
68.
Karen
25 +1 +3 +13.6%
71.
Dianne
24 new new new
71.
Lillian
24 +13 +7 +41.2%
71.
Verna
24 +13 +7 +41.2%
74.
Elsie
23 -23 -4 -14.8%
74.
Wendy
23 +10 +6 +35.3%
76.
Virginia
22 -13 -1 -4.3%
77.
Beatrice
21 +22 +7 +50.0%
77.
Georgina
21 +22 +7 +50.0%
77.
Geraldine
21 +3 +3 +16.7%
77.
Louise
21 -23 -5 -19.2%
81.
Carolyn
20 new new new
81.
Darlene
20 new new new
81.
Hazel
20 +12 +5 +33.3%
81.
Lorna
20 -18 -3 -13.0%
85.
Agnes
19 new new new
85.
Bonnie
19 new new new
85.
Charlotte
19 new new new
85.
Pauline
19 +7 +3 +18.8%
89.
Rosemary
18 new new new
89.
Violet
18 -20 -4 -18.2%
89.
Yvonne
18 -16 -3 -14.3%
92.
Ellen
17 new new new
93.
Anita
16 +6 +2 +14.3%
93.
Annie
16 -30 -7 -30.4%
93.
Clara
16 new new new
93.
Constance
16 new new new
93.
Ethel
16 -13 -2 -11.1%
93.
Katherine
16 -9 -1 -5.9%
93.
Laura
16 -13 -2 -11.1%
93.
Vera
16 new new new