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 +/-
1.
John
2,713 0
2.
William
2,474 0
3.
J
1,465 +4
4.
Robert
1,425 -1
5.
James
1,393 0
6.
George
1,278 0
7.
Joseph
1,235 -3
8.
Donald
936 0
9.
Charles
746 0
10.
Thomas
698 +2
11.
Gordon
673 -1
12.
Harold
665 -1
13.
Kenneth
615 0
14.
Edward
520 +1
15.
Baby
517 +50
16.
Arthur
476 -2
17.
Albert
461 -1
18.
Norman
419 -1
19.
Douglas
406 0
20.
Frederick
393 -2
21.
Walter
387 0
22.
David
347 -2
23.
Francis
335 +1
24.
Harry
318 -2
24.
Roy
318 +1
26.
Lloyd
303 0
27.
Jack
295 -4
28.
Howard
280 +7
28.
Stanley
280 +3
30.
Ernest
263 -3
31.
Raymond
261 -2
32.
Frank
260 -4
33.
Gerald
257 +3
34.
Ronald
249 +6
35.
Henry
246 -3
36.
Alfred
228 -3
36.
Herbert
228 +2
36.
Leonard
228 -2
36.
Richard
228 -6
40.
Clarence
212 -3
41.
Earl
204 -2
42.
Alexander
184 +2
43.
Bruce
178 +6
44.
Ralph
177 +2
45.
Clifford
176 -4
46.
Wilfred
174 -4
47.
Peter
169 -2
48.
Lawrence
166 -1
49.
Paul
165 +2
50.
Allan
160 -7
51.
Murray
154 +7
52.
Michael
143 +4
53.
Victor
140 +4
54.
Leo
139 +4
54.
Ross
139 0
56.
Cecil
138 +7
57.
Lorne
134 +4
58.
Russell
132 -8
59.
Bernard
126 -4
60.
Leslie
120 -12
60.
Samuel
120 +6
62.
Carl
118 +4
63.
Louis
116 -10
64.
Reginald
114 -4
65.
Hugh
113 -13
66.
Wallace
112 +10
67.
Edwin
108 +1
68.
Daniel
103 +9
69.
Harvey
101 -5
70.
Andrew
98 0
71.
Maurice
88 +3
72.
Keith
87 +18
73.
Jean
86 +8
74.
Elmer
85 0
75.
Vernon
84 -7
76.
Allen
83 +4
77.
Patrick
80 -15
78.
Arnold
79 -5
79.
Eric
72 -1
79.
Wilbert
72 +13
81.
Alan
71 +6
81.
Eugene
71 +6
83.
Edgar
68 -11
83.
Percy
68 -1
85.
Alvin
66 -3
86.
Philip
64 -7
87.
Fredrick
62 -16
88.
Ivan
60 +7
89.
Garnet
58 new
90.
Gilbert
55 +6
91.
Malcolm
53 new
91.
Morris
53 +5
93.
Sidney
52 -7
94.
Melvin
50 -3
95.
Glen
49 -8
95.
Hubert
49 +3
97.
Stephen
48 +1
98.
Fred
47 -6
99.
Lewis
46 new
99.
Vincent
46 -15
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,132 0
2.
M
1,654 +2
3.
Margaret
1,543 -1
4.
Dorothy
1,233 -1
5.
Helen
1,061 +1
6.
Marie
811 -1
7.
Jean
657 0
8.
Doris
628 0
9.
Ruth
600 0
10.
Marion
528 +1
11.
Elizabeth
506 +1
12.
Florence
490 -2
13.
Audrey
425 0
14.
Annie
383 +4
15.
Betty
368 +13
15.
Marjorie
368 -1
17.
Baby
366 new
18.
Irene
363 -1
19.
Evelyn
356 -4
20.
Kathleen
352 -4
21.
Gladys
338 -1
22.
Shirley
337 +13
23.
Norma
320 +7
24.
Frances
315 +3
25.
Mildred
313 0
26.
Edith
312 -5
27.
Alice
298 -8
28.
Lillian
291 -4
28.
Muriel
291 -6
30.
Grace
267 -4
31.
Phyllis
261 -2
32.
Edna
254 -9
33.
Anna
236 -1
34.
Ethel
230 -3
35.
Beatrice
222 +6
36.
Hazel
221 -3
37.
Catherine
219 +8
38.
Violet
198 -2
39.
Barbara
197 +3
39.
Elsie
197 -5
41.
Vera
194 -2
42.
Eileen
188 +6
42.
June
188 +8
44.
Agnes
184 -7
45.
Joan
180 +3
46.
Thelma
179 -3
47.
Marguerite
173 +3
47.
Olive
173 -9
49.
Rita
171 +4
50.
Ruby
170 -4
51.
Joyce
169 +3
52.
Eva
168 0
53.
Eleanor
166 -13
54.
Gertrude
164 -10
55.
Bernice
146 +8
56.
Rose
144 +9
56.
Verna
144 +10
58.
Mabel
140 -2
59.
Laura
139 +2
59.
Lois
139 +8
61.
Doreen
138 +10
62.
Jessie
132 -16
62.
Patricia
132 -5
64.
Hilda
131 -9
64.
Myrtle
131 -1
66.
Reta
130 -4
67.
Ellen
126 0
68.
Ida
116 +6
69.
Sarah
115 -10
70.
Pearl
110 -12
71.
Marjory
109 -2
72.
Clara
107 -13
73.
Gloria
104 +6
74.
Bertha
98 -2
75.
Viola
95 +9
76.
Winnifred
92 -3
77.
Maria
91 +16
77.
Pauline
91 +16
79.
Janet
86 new
80.
Alma
84 +1
80.
Bessie
84 +6
80.
Vivian
84 -5
83.
Marian
83 +9
84.
Stella
79 -7
85.
Esther
76 +5
86.
Dora
75 new
86.
Emma
75 +12
86.
Katherine
75 -3
86.
Nora
75 0
90.
Velma
73 -2
91.
Blanche
72 +2
91.
Josephine
72 -21
91.
Madeline
72 new
91.
May
72 -15
95.
Olga
71 new
96.
Emily
70 -11
97.
Constance
69 -20
98.
Lorna
67 new
99.
Leona
66 new
100.
Martha
64 -12
100.
Nancy
64 new