Popular Names in Canada (Ontario and BC)

This is a combination of the provincial statistics from Ontario (Government and Consumer Services) and British Columbia (Vital Statistics Agency)
Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
87.
Alan
70 +5
16.
Albert
487 0
44.
Alexander
205 -3
33.
Alfred
259 -4
43.
Allan
207 0
80.
Allen
83 -7
82.
Alvin
76 -4
70.
Andrew
106 -12
73.
Arnold
100 +5
14.
Arthur
646 0
65.
Baby
118 new
55.
Bernard
142 0
49.
Bruce
174 +4
66.
Carl
116 +2
63.
Cecil
124 -14
9.
Charles
820 0
37.
Clarence
232 +2
41.
Clifford
222 -4
85.
Cyril
72 +5
77.
Daniel
91 -1
20.
David
395 0
8.
Donald
926 0
19.
Douglas
417 -1
39.
Earl
228 -1
72.
Edgar
102 +10
15.
Edward
579 0
68.
Edwin
108 -2
74.
Elmer
98 -7
78.
Eric
88 -3
27.
Ernest
316 +1
87.
Eugene
70 +4
24.
Francis
365 -2
28.
Frank
302 -1
100.
Franklin
54 new
92.
Fred
63 -8
18.
Frederick
433 +1
71.
Fredrick
103 +18
6.
George
1,392 0
36.
Gerald
235 -4
96.
Gilbert
58 -2
87.
Glen
70 +12
10.
Gordon
726 +2
11.
Harold
711 0
22.
Harry
384 +1
64.
Harvey
121 0
32.
Henry
279 +1
38.
Herbert
229 -2
35.
Howard
238 0
98.
Hubert
55 new
52.
Hugh
148 -1
95.
Ivan
60 -15
7.
J
1,113 0
23.
Jack
368 +2
5.
James
1,497 0
81.
Jean
79 -8
1.
John
2,930 0
4.
Joseph
1,578 -1
90.
Keith
68 -3
13.
Kenneth
659 0
47.
Lawrence
185 -1
58.
Leo
136 +7
34.
Leonard
246 +6
48.
Leslie
176 +13
26.
Lloyd
322 0
61.
Lorne
127 -9
53.
Louis
146 +3
74.
Maurice
98 -4
91.
Melvin
67 +4
56.
Michael
140 -6
96.
Morris
58 +1
58.
Murray
136 +5
17.
Norman
474 0
62.
Patrick
125 +7
51.
Paul
150 +9
82.
Percy
76 -1
45.
Peter
199 -1
79.
Philip
86 -8
46.
Ralph
189 +1
29.
Raymond
301 +5
60.
Reginald
134 +2
30.
Richard
297 0
3.
Robert
1,583 +1
40.
Ronald
225 +2
54.
Ross
145 +2
25.
Roy
349 -1
50.
Russell
151 -2
66.
Samuel
116 -8
86.
Sidney
71 -4
31.
Stanley
285 0
98.
Stephen
55 -6
12.
Thomas
683 -2
68.
Vernon
108 +9
57.
Victor
139 -4
84.
Vincent
73 +2
76.
Wallace
93 -5
21.
Walter
387 0
94.
Wesley
61 new
92.
Wilbert
63 -7
42.
Wilfred
216 +3
2.
William
2,809 0
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
79.
Ada
97 +13
37.
Agnes
236 +6
19.
Alice
399 -2
81.
Alma
94 -6
32.
Anna
277 +9
18.
Annie
401 -4
13.
Audrey
492 +10
42.
Barbara
218 +4
41.
Beatrice
220 -9
63.
Bernice
141 -4
72.
Bertha
108 +1
86.
Bessie
89 -1
28.
Betty
318 +2
93.
Blanche
84 +4
45.
Catherine
195 -11
59.
Clara
147 +5
77.
Constance
98 -1
71.
Doreen
109 +6
8.
Doris
605 0
3.
Dorothy
1,347 0
21.
Edith
375 -5
23.
Edna
345 -1
48.
Eileen
189 -10
40.
Eleanor
222 +3
12.
Elizabeth
510 0
67.
Ellen
129 +1
34.
Elsie
253 +2
85.
Emily
90 new
98.
Emma
80 -11
90.
Esther
87 -1
31.
Ethel
284 -2
52.
Eva
183 -12
15.
Evelyn
420 +3
10.
Florence
561 0
27.
Frances
321 -3
98.
Francis
80 -21
82.
Geraldine
93 +15
44.
Gertrude
202 +4
20.
Gladys
391 +1
79.
Gloria
97 new
26.
Grace
325 +1
33.
Hazel
273 +2
6.
Helen
1,017 -1
55.
Hilda
159 0
74.
Ida
106 -9
17.
Irene
404 +3
96.
Isabel
83 -2
7.
Jean
731 0
46.
Jessie
194 +6
48.
Joan
189 +13
70.
Josephine
119 +10
54.
Joyce
161 +11
90.
Julia
87 new
50.
June
185 +13
83.
Katherine
92 new
16.
Kathleen
412 -1
61.
Laura
146 -3
97.
Lilian
81 -14
24.
Lillian
341 +1
67.
Lois
129 -5
4.
M
1,235 +2
56.
Mabel
158 -2
2.
Margaret
1,776 0
50.
Marguerite
185 -3
93.
Maria
84 -14
92.
Marian
85 +4
5.
Marie
1,118 -1
11.
Marion
516 0
14.
Marjorie
467 -1
69.
Marjory
125 0
88.
Martha
88 new
1.
Mary
2,638 0
76.
May
100 +7
25.
Mildred
332 -6
22.
Muriel
361 +4
63.
Myrtle
141 -12
86.
Nora
89 -4
30.
Norma
297 +7
38.
Olive
233 0
57.
Patricia
155 -7
93.
Pauline
84 -4
58.
Pearl
150 -2
29.
Phyllis
301 +2
62.
Reta
144 +8
53.
Rita
178 -4
65.
Rose
137 -9
46.
Ruby
194 -1
9.
Ruth
599 0
59.
Sarah
147 +8
35.
Shirley
252 +18
77.
Stella
98 new
43.
Thelma
206 -11
88.
Velma
88 new
39.
Vera
223 +3
66.
Verna
131 -7
84.
Viola
91 -11
36.
Violet
248 -8
98.
Virginia
80 new
75.
Vivian
102 new
73.
Winnifred
107 -1