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.
William
2,863 +1
2.
John
2,839 -1
3.
Joseph
1,834 +4
4.
Robert
1,670 0
5.
James
1,607 0
6.
George
1,330 0
7.
Donald
1,086 +1
8.
J
1,042 -5
9.
Charles
749 0
10.
Gordon
737 +1
11.
Thomas
711 -1
12.
Kenneth
703 +1
13.
Harold
661 -1
14.
Edward
592 0
15.
Baby
528 0
16.
Arthur
525 0
17.
Albert
497 0
18.
Douglas
459 +1
19.
David
418 +3
20.
Norman
410 -2
21.
Frederick
403 -1
22.
Walter
379 -1
23.
Harry
340 +1
24.
Francis
335 -1
25.
Roy
329 -1
26.
Jack
325 +1
27.
Stanley
322 +1
28.
Gerald
318 +5
29.
Frank
311 +3
30.
Ernest
287 0
31.
Ronald
285 +3
32.
Henry
283 +3
32.
Richard
283 +4
34.
Raymond
278 -3
35.
Howard
249 -7
36.
Lloyd
244 -10
37.
Leonard
240 -1
38.
Clifford
229 +7
39.
Peter
227 +8
40.
Allan
220 +10
41.
Alfred
216 -5
41.
Herbert
216 -5
43.
Alexander
210 -1
44.
Clarence
204 -4
45.
Bruce
203 -2
46.
Ralph
197 -2
47.
Wilfred
195 -1
48.
Earl
185 -7
49.
Lawrence
177 -1
50.
Paul
174 -1
51.
Russell
166 +7
52.
Victor
158 +1
53.
Bernard
153 +6
54.
Ross
148 0
55.
Murray
145 -4
56.
Michael
138 -4
57.
Lorne
137 0
58.
Cecil
133 -2
59.
Leslie
131 +1
60.
Leo
129 -6
61.
Louis
128 +2
62.
Edwin
122 +5
62.
Reginald
122 +2
64.
Samuel
118 -4
65.
Hugh
117 0
66.
Carl
115 -4
67.
Andrew
110 +3
67.
Eric
110 +12
69.
Jean
109 +4
70.
Patrick
105 +7
71.
Harvey
101 -2
72.
Wallace
98 -6
73.
Elmer
94 +1
73.
Maurice
94 -2
75.
Arnold
91 +3
75.
Keith
91 -3
77.
Alan
87 +4
78.
Daniel
80 -10
79.
Allen
73 -3
79.
Vernon
73 -4
81.
Ivan
72 +7
82.
Edgar
71 +1
83.
Alvin
69 +2
83.
Fredrick
69 +4
83.
Philip
69 +3
83.
Sidney
69 +10
87.
Vincent
65 +12
88.
Eugene
64 -7
89.
Percy
62 -6
90.
Melvin
60 +4
91.
Fred
59 +7
91.
Garnet
59 -2
93.
Clayton
58 new
94.
Wilbert
57 -15
95.
Milton
56 new
96.
Morris
55 -5
96.
Stuart
55 new
98.
Gilbert
54 -8
98.
Nelson
54 new
100.
Glenn
53 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,493 0
2.
Margaret
1,606 +1
3.
Marie
1,318 +3
4.
Dorothy
1,281 0
5.
M
1,133 -3
6.
Helen
1,049 -1
7.
Jean
703 0
8.
Doris
677 0
9.
Ruth
629 0
10.
Marion
581 0
11.
Elizabeth
549 0
12.
Audrey
500 +1
13.
Betty
469 +2
14.
Florence
450 -2
15.
Marjorie
443 0
16.
Baby
417 +1
16.
Evelyn
417 +3
18.
Shirley
411 +4
19.
Annie
401 -5
20.
Kathleen
376 0
20.
Norma
376 +3
22.
Alice
355 +5
23.
Irene
352 -5
24.
Frances
342 0
25.
Mildred
339 0
26.
Gladys
324 -5
27.
Edith
321 -1
28.
Muriel
314 0
29.
Lillian
309 -1
30.
Phyllis
300 +1
31.
Edna
293 +1
32.
June
281 +10
33.
Anna
259 0
34.
Eleanor
256 +19
35.
Hazel
252 +1
36.
Joan
249 +9
36.
Lois
249 +23
38.
Barbara
240 +1
39.
Grace
238 -9
40.
Ethel
234 -6
41.
Eileen
228 +1
42.
Catherine
227 -5
42.
Thelma
227 +4
44.
Beatrice
225 -9
45.
Violet
223 -7
46.
Agnes
217 -2
47.
Doreen
213 +14
48.
Elsie
211 -9
49.
Olive
208 -2
49.
Patricia
208 +13
51.
Joyce
206 0
52.
Vera
197 -11
53.
Gertrude
175 +1
54.
Eva
174 -2
55.
Bernice
170 0
55.
Marguerite
170 -8
57.
Laura
160 +2
58.
Myrtle
159 +6
59.
Rose
158 -3
60.
Ruby
156 -10
61.
Rita
153 -12
62.
Jessie
151 0
63.
Verna
142 -7
64.
Hilda
140 0
65.
Ellen
138 +2
66.
Gloria
134 +7
66.
Mabel
134 -8
66.
Reta
134 0
69.
Sarah
128 0
70.
Ida
126 -2
71.
Pearl
121 -1
72.
Josephine
114 +19
73.
Isabel
112 new
74.
Lorna
103 +24
75.
Alma
102 +5
76.
Bertha
100 -2
76.
Viola
100 -1
78.
Maria
99 -1
79.
Velma
98 +11
80.
Clara
95 -8
81.
Marjory
94 -10
82.
Nora
92 +4
83.
Winnifred
91 -7
84.
Vivian
90 -4
85.
Dora
87 +1
86.
Marian
86 -3
87.
Geraldine
85 new
87.
Martha
85 +13
87.
Stella
85 -3
90.
Constance
84 +7
91.
Pauline
83 -14
92.
Nancy
80 +8
93.
Ada
79 new
93.
May
79 -2
93.
Olga
79 +2
96.
Madeline
76 -5
96.
Wilma
76 new
98.
Emily
75 -2
98.
Janet
75 -19
100.
Georgina
74 new
100.
Iris
74 new