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
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
William
2,863 +1 +389 +15.7%
2.
John
2,839 -1 +126 +4.6%
3.
Joseph
1,834 +4 +599 +48.5%
4.
Robert
1,670 0 +245 +17.2%
5.
James
1,607 0 +214 +15.4%
6.
George
1,330 0 +52 +4.1%
7.
Donald
1,086 +1 +150 +16.0%
8.
J
1,042 -5 -423 -28.9%
9.
Charles
749 0 +3 +0.4%
10.
Gordon
737 +1 +64 +9.5%
11.
Thomas
711 -1 +13 +1.9%
12.
Kenneth
703 +1 +88 +14.3%
13.
Harold
661 -1 -4 -0.6%
14.
Edward
592 0 +72 +13.8%
15.
Baby
528 0 +11 +2.1%
16.
Arthur
525 0 +49 +10.3%
17.
Albert
497 0 +36 +7.8%
18.
Douglas
459 +1 +53 +13.1%
19.
David
418 +3 +71 +20.5%
20.
Norman
410 -2 -9 -2.1%
21.
Frederick
403 -1 +10 +2.5%
22.
Walter
379 -1 -8 -2.1%
23.
Harry
340 +1 +22 +6.9%
24.
Francis
335 -1 0 0.0%
25.
Roy
329 -1 +11 +3.5%
26.
Jack
325 +1 +30 +10.2%
27.
Stanley
322 +1 +42 +15.0%
28.
Gerald
318 +5 +61 +23.7%
29.
Frank
311 +3 +51 +19.6%
30.
Ernest
287 0 +24 +9.1%
31.
Ronald
285 +3 +36 +14.5%
32.
Henry
283 +3 +37 +15.0%
32.
Richard
283 +4 +55 +24.1%
34.
Raymond
278 -3 +17 +6.5%
35.
Howard
249 -7 -31 -11.1%
36.
Lloyd
244 -10 -59 -19.5%
37.
Leonard
240 -1 +12 +5.3%
38.
Clifford
229 +7 +53 +30.1%
39.
Peter
227 +8 +58 +34.3%
40.
Allan
220 +10 +60 +37.5%
41.
Alfred
216 -5 -12 -5.3%
41.
Herbert
216 -5 -12 -5.3%
43.
Alexander
210 -1 +26 +14.1%
44.
Clarence
204 -4 -8 -3.8%
45.
Bruce
203 -2 +25 +14.0%
46.
Ralph
197 -2 +20 +11.3%
47.
Wilfred
195 -1 +21 +12.1%
48.
Earl
185 -7 -19 -9.3%
49.
Lawrence
177 -1 +11 +6.6%
50.
Paul
174 -1 +9 +5.5%
51.
Russell
166 +7 +34 +25.8%
52.
Victor
158 +1 +18 +12.9%
53.
Bernard
153 +6 +27 +21.4%
54.
Ross
148 0 +9 +6.5%
55.
Murray
145 -4 -9 -5.8%
56.
Michael
138 -4 -5 -3.5%
57.
Lorne
137 0 +3 +2.2%
58.
Cecil
133 -2 -5 -3.6%
59.
Leslie
131 +1 +11 +9.2%
60.
Leo
129 -6 -10 -7.2%
61.
Louis
128 +2 +12 +10.3%
62.
Edwin
122 +5 +14 +13.0%
62.
Reginald
122 +2 +8 +7.0%
64.
Samuel
118 -4 -2 -1.7%
65.
Hugh
117 0 +4 +3.5%
66.
Carl
115 -4 -3 -2.5%
67.
Andrew
110 +3 +12 +12.2%
67.
Eric
110 +12 +38 +52.8%
69.
Jean
109 +4 +23 +26.7%
70.
Patrick
105 +7 +25 +31.3%
71.
Harvey
101 -2 0 0.0%
72.
Wallace
98 -6 -14 -12.5%
73.
Elmer
94 +1 +9 +10.6%
73.
Maurice
94 -2 +6 +6.8%
75.
Arnold
91 +3 +12 +15.2%
75.
Keith
91 -3 +4 +4.6%
77.
Alan
87 +4 +16 +22.5%
78.
Daniel
80 -10 -23 -22.3%
79.
Allen
73 -3 -10 -12.0%
79.
Vernon
73 -4 -11 -13.1%
81.
Ivan
72 +7 +12 +20.0%
82.
Edgar
71 +1 +3 +4.4%
83.
Alvin
69 +2 +3 +4.5%
83.
Fredrick
69 +4 +7 +11.3%
83.
Philip
69 +3 +5 +7.8%
83.
Sidney
69 +10 +17 +32.7%
87.
Vincent
65 +12 +19 +41.3%
88.
Eugene
64 -7 -7 -9.9%
89.
Percy
62 -6 -6 -8.8%
90.
Melvin
60 +4 +10 +20.0%
91.
Fred
59 +7 +12 +25.5%
91.
Garnet
59 -2 +1 +1.7%
93.
Clayton
58 new new new
94.
Wilbert
57 -15 -15 -20.8%
95.
Milton
56 new new new
96.
Morris
55 -5 +2 +3.8%
96.
Stuart
55 new new new
98.
Gilbert
54 -8 -1 -1.8%
98.
Nelson
54 new new new
100.
Glenn
53 new new new
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
Mary
2,493 0 +361 +16.9%
2.
Margaret
1,606 +1 +63 +4.1%
3.
Marie
1,318 +3 +507 +62.5%
4.
Dorothy
1,281 0 +48 +3.9%
5.
M
1,133 -3 -521 -31.5%
6.
Helen
1,049 -1 -12 -1.1%
7.
Jean
703 0 +46 +7.0%
8.
Doris
677 0 +49 +7.8%
9.
Ruth
629 0 +29 +4.8%
10.
Marion
581 0 +53 +10.0%
11.
Elizabeth
549 0 +43 +8.5%
12.
Audrey
500 +1 +75 +17.6%
13.
Betty
469 +2 +101 +27.4%
14.
Florence
450 -2 -40 -8.2%
15.
Marjorie
443 0 +75 +20.4%
16.
Baby
417 +1 +51 +13.9%
16.
Evelyn
417 +3 +61 +17.1%
18.
Shirley
411 +4 +74 +22.0%
19.
Annie
401 -5 +18 +4.7%
20.
Kathleen
376 0 +24 +6.8%
20.
Norma
376 +3 +56 +17.5%
22.
Alice
355 +5 +57 +19.1%
23.
Irene
352 -5 -11 -3.0%
24.
Frances
342 0 +27 +8.6%
25.
Mildred
339 0 +26 +8.3%
26.
Gladys
324 -5 -14 -4.1%
27.
Edith
321 -1 +9 +2.9%
28.
Muriel
314 0 +23 +7.9%
29.
Lillian
309 -1 +18 +6.2%
30.
Phyllis
300 +1 +39 +14.9%
31.
Edna
293 +1 +39 +15.4%
32.
June
281 +10 +93 +49.5%
33.
Anna
259 0 +23 +9.7%
34.
Eleanor
256 +19 +90 +54.2%
35.
Hazel
252 +1 +31 +14.0%
36.
Joan
249 +9 +69 +38.3%
36.
Lois
249 +23 +110 +79.1%
38.
Barbara
240 +1 +43 +21.8%
39.
Grace
238 -9 -29 -10.9%
40.
Ethel
234 -6 +4 +1.7%
41.
Eileen
228 +1 +40 +21.3%
42.
Catherine
227 -5 +8 +3.7%
42.
Thelma
227 +4 +48 +26.8%
44.
Beatrice
225 -9 +3 +1.4%
45.
Violet
223 -7 +25 +12.6%
46.
Agnes
217 -2 +33 +17.9%
47.
Doreen
213 +14 +75 +54.3%
48.
Elsie
211 -9 +14 +7.1%
49.
Olive
208 -2 +35 +20.2%
49.
Patricia
208 +13 +76 +57.6%
51.
Joyce
206 0 +37 +21.9%
52.
Vera
197 -11 +3 +1.5%
53.
Gertrude
175 +1 +11 +6.7%
54.
Eva
174 -2 +6 +3.6%
55.
Bernice
170 0 +24 +16.4%
55.
Marguerite
170 -8 -3 -1.7%
57.
Laura
160 +2 +21 +15.1%
58.
Myrtle
159 +6 +28 +21.4%
59.
Rose
158 -3 +14 +9.7%
60.
Ruby
156 -10 -14 -8.2%
61.
Rita
153 -12 -18 -10.5%
62.
Jessie
151 0 +19 +14.4%
63.
Verna
142 -7 -2 -1.4%
64.
Hilda
140 0 +9 +6.9%
65.
Ellen
138 +2 +12 +9.5%
66.
Gloria
134 +7 +30 +28.8%
66.
Mabel
134 -8 -6 -4.3%
66.
Reta
134 0 +4 +3.1%
69.
Sarah
128 0 +13 +11.3%
70.
Ida
126 -2 +10 +8.6%
71.
Pearl
121 -1 +11 +10.0%
72.
Josephine
114 +19 +42 +58.3%
73.
Isabel
112 new new new
74.
Lorna
103 +24 +36 +53.7%
75.
Alma
102 +5 +18 +21.4%
76.
Bertha
100 -2 +2 +2.0%
76.
Viola
100 -1 +5 +5.3%
78.
Maria
99 -1 +8 +8.8%
79.
Velma
98 +11 +25 +34.2%
80.
Clara
95 -8 -12 -11.2%
81.
Marjory
94 -10 -15 -13.8%
82.
Nora
92 +4 +17 +22.7%
83.
Winnifred
91 -7 -1 -1.1%
84.
Vivian
90 -4 +6 +7.1%
85.
Dora
87 +1 +12 +16.0%
86.
Marian
86 -3 +3 +3.6%
87.
Geraldine
85 new new new
87.
Martha
85 +13 +21 +32.8%
87.
Stella
85 -3 +6 +7.6%
90.
Constance
84 +7 +15 +21.7%
91.
Pauline
83 -14 -8 -8.8%
92.
Nancy
80 +8 +16 +25.0%
93.
Ada
79 new new new
93.
May
79 -2 +7 +9.7%
93.
Olga
79 +2 +8 +11.3%
96.
Madeline
76 -5 +4 +5.6%
96.
Wilma
76 new new new
98.
Emily
75 -2 +5 +7.1%
98.
Janet
75 -19 -11 -12.8%
100.
Georgina
74 new new new
100.
Iris
74 new new new