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
2,837 +1
2.
William
2,815 -1
3.
Joseph
2,672 0
4.
Robert
1,725 0
5.
James
1,529 0
6.
George
1,315 0
7.
Donald
1,190 0
8.
Kenneth
751 +4
9.
Charles
707 0
10.
Gordon
693 0
11.
Thomas
683 0
12.
Harold
615 +1
13.
Edward
596 +1
14.
Arthur
550 +2
15.
Baby
463 0
16.
Albert
461 +1
17.
Norman
448 +3
18.
Douglas
433 0
19.
David
431 0
20.
Frederick
393 +1
21.
Walter
377 +1
22.
Jack
351 +4
23.
Gerald
350 +5
24.
Ronald
341 +7
25.
Richard
325 +7
26.
Roy
324 -1
27.
Francis
313 -3
28.
Raymond
307 +6
29.
Harry
305 -6
30.
Frank
301 -1
31.
Stanley
295 -4
32.
Ernest
278 -2
33.
Howard
270 +2
34.
Henry
253 -2
35.
Leonard
250 +2
36.
Lloyd
239 0
37.
Peter
233 +2
38.
Alfred
221 +3
39.
Earl
209 +9
39.
Herbert
209 +2
41.
Alexander
206 +2
42.
Clarence
205 +2
43.
J
204 -35
44.
Clifford
202 -6
44.
Wilfred
202 +3
46.
Ralph
199 0
47.
Lawrence
198 +2
48.
Allan
187 -8
49.
Paul
185 +1
50.
Bruce
183 -5
51.
Lorne
160 +6
52.
Murray
150 +3
53.
Leslie
147 +6
54.
Leo
138 +6
54.
Victor
138 -2
56.
Michael
133 0
57.
Bernard
132 -4
58.
Ross
129 -4
58.
Russell
129 -7
60.
Reginald
126 +2
61.
Edwin
121 +1
62.
Carl
119 +4
62.
Hugh
119 +3
62.
Louis
119 -1
65.
Cecil
116 -7
66.
Maurice
113 +7
67.
Andrew
109 0
68.
Patrick
105 +2
69.
Harvey
101 +2
70.
Alan
100 +7
71.
Arnold
98 +4
71.
Keith
98 +4
73.
Allen
97 +6
73.
Eric
97 -6
75.
Philip
96 +8
76.
Daniel
94 +2
76.
Samuel
94 -12
78.
Edgar
90 +4
79.
Ivan
88 +2
79.
Jean
88 -10
81.
Alvin
87 +2
81.
Wallace
87 -9
83.
Vernon
86 -4
84.
Elmer
81 -11
85.
Fredrick
74 -2
86.
Fred
71 +5
86.
Gilbert
71 +12
88.
Melvin
70 +2
89.
Percy
67 0
90.
Sidney
66 -7
91.
Vincent
61 -4
92.
Glen
60 new
93.
Eugene
59 -5
94.
Stephen
56 new
95.
Milton
54 0
96.
Stewart
53 new
96.
Wilbert
53 -2
98.
Clayton
51 -5
98.
Warren
51 new
100.
Gerard
50 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,394 0
2.
Marie
2,045 +1
3.
Margaret
1,604 -1
4.
Dorothy
1,235 0
5.
Helen
1,014 +1
6.
Jean
781 +1
7.
Doris
599 +1
8.
Marion
586 +2
9.
Betty
560 +4
10.
Shirley
541 +8
11.
Ruth
516 -2
12.
Elizabeth
504 -1
13.
Audrey
491 -1
14.
Marjorie
440 +1
15.
Florence
425 -1
16.
Evelyn
398 0
17.
Annie
396 +2
18.
Norma
392 +2
19.
Kathleen
388 +1
20.
Lillian
350 +9
20.
M
350 -15
22.
Baby
347 -6
23.
Irene
338 0
24.
June
333 +8
25.
Alice
328 -3
26.
Barbara
312 +12
27.
Muriel
308 +1
28.
Mildred
301 -3
29.
Gladys
296 -3
30.
Joan
292 +6
31.
Frances
282 -7
32.
Edith
277 -5
33.
Edna
268 -2
34.
Joyce
266 +17
35.
Lois
250 +1
35.
Phyllis
250 -5
37.
Anna
245 -4
38.
Catherine
236 +4
39.
Eleanor
235 -5
40.
Ethel
232 0
40.
Grace
232 -1
42.
Eileen
230 -1
43.
Patricia
228 +6
44.
Elsie
225 +4
45.
Hazel
224 -10
46.
Doreen
220 +1
47.
Agnes
218 -1
48.
Beatrice
211 -4
49.
Vera
209 +3
50.
Violet
204 -5
51.
Bernice
198 +4
52.
Rose
184 +7
53.
Gloria
181 +13
54.
Rita
180 +7
55.
Thelma
176 -13
56.
Olive
174 -7
57.
Eva
170 -3
58.
Gertrude
158 -5
59.
Verna
156 +4
60.
Ruby
155 0
61.
Marguerite
142 -6
62.
Hilda
141 +2
63.
Laura
131 -6
64.
Reta
128 +2
65.
Jessie
125 -3
65.
Mabel
125 +1
67.
Pearl
122 +4
68.
Sarah
117 +1
69.
Ellen
106 -4
70.
Viola
102 +6
71.
Myrtle
101 -13
72.
Bertha
98 +4
73.
Ida
97 -3
74.
Stella
96 +13
75.
Clara
94 +5
76.
Gwendolyn
93 new
76.
Josephine
93 -4
76.
Velma
93 +3
79.
Marjory
91 +2
80.
Lorna
90 -6
80.
Maria
90 -2
82.
Geraldine
89 +5
83.
Marian
88 +3
83.
Winnifred
88 0
85.
Nellie
86 new
85.
Olga
86 +8
85.
Pauline
86 +6
88.
Janet
85 +10
89.
Vivian
84 -5
90.
May
83 +3
91.
Wilma
82 +5
92.
Alma
79 -17
93.
Constance
78 -3
94.
Katherine
77 new
94.
Nora
77 -12
96.
Virginia
76 new
97.
Bessie
75 new
97.
Georgina
75 +3
99.
Anne
73 new
99.
Isabel
73 -26