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
2,746 0
2.
William
2,733 0
3.
Joseph
2,688 0
4.
Robert
1,713 0
5.
James
1,465 0
6.
George
1,186 0
7.
Donald
1,138 0
8.
Charles
688 +1
9.
Kenneth
677 -1
10.
Gordon
666 0
11.
Thomas
638 0
12.
Harold
602 0
13.
Edward
574 0
14.
Baby
497 +1
15.
Douglas
483 +3
16.
Norman
439 +1
17.
Arthur
435 -3
18.
David
422 +1
19.
Frederick
415 +1
20.
Albert
400 -4
21.
Walter
361 0
22.
Ronald
356 +2
23.
Gerald
342 0
24.
Roy
332 +2
25.
Raymond
327 +3
26.
Stanley
319 +5
27.
Richard
312 -2
28.
Jack
309 -6
29.
Francis
293 -2
30.
Harry
289 -1
31.
Ernest
283 +1
32.
Frank
271 -2
33.
Howard
251 0
34.
Henry
231 0
35.
Clifford
228 +9
36.
Lloyd
226 0
37.
Leonard
225 -2
38.
Peter
210 -1
39.
Earl
207 0
40.
Herbert
203 -1
41.
Alfred
193 -3
42.
Clarence
191 0
43.
Alexander
188 -2
43.
Bruce
188 +7
43.
Ralph
188 +3
46.
Wilfred
187 -2
47.
Lawrence
173 0
47.
Paul
173 +2
49.
Allan
169 -1
50.
J
152 -7
51.
Cecil
145 +14
51.
Ross
145 +7
53.
Lorne
142 -2
53.
Murray
142 -1
55.
Russell
134 +3
56.
Louis
132 +6
57.
Leo
124 -3
58.
Michael
122 -2
59.
Carl
119 +3
59.
Victor
119 -5
61.
Samuel
115 +15
62.
Hugh
114 0
63.
Bernard
109 -6
63.
Patrick
109 +5
65.
Leslie
107 -12
65.
Reginald
107 -5
67.
Maurice
106 -1
68.
Andrew
102 -1
68.
Harvey
102 +1
70.
Arnold
100 +1
71.
Jean
96 +8
72.
Edwin
94 -11
73.
Allen
93 0
73.
Elmer
93 +11
73.
Vernon
93 +10
76.
Keith
89 -5
77.
Daniel
87 -1
78.
Eric
82 -5
79.
Alan
81 -9
79.
Glen
81 +13
81.
Wallace
80 0
82.
Alvin
76 -1
83.
Eugene
75 +10
84.
Melvin
74 +4
85.
Vincent
72 +6
86.
Philip
68 -11
87.
Fredrick
66 -2
88.
Ivan
63 -9
89.
Gilbert
61 -3
90.
Sidney
59 0
91.
Fred
58 -5
92.
Clayton
57 +6
93.
Floyd
55 new
94.
Percy
54 -5
95.
Roger
52 new
95.
Stewart
52 +1
97.
Edgar
51 -19
98.
Laurence
50 new
98.
Martin
50 new
98.
Melville
50 new
98.
Morris
50 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,471 0
2.
Marie
2,011 0
3.
Margaret
1,434 0
4.
Dorothy
1,131 0
5.
Helen
949 0
6.
Jean
713 0
7.
Shirley
679 +3
8.
Elizabeth
586 +4
9.
Doris
579 -2
10.
Betty
571 -1
11.
Ruth
556 0
12.
Marion
541 -4
13.
Audrey
448 0
14.
Baby
406 +8
14.
Marjorie
406 0
16.
Norma
387 +2
17.
Florence
373 -2
18.
Evelyn
371 -2
19.
Irene
346 +4
19.
June
346 +5
21.
Annie
345 -4
22.
Joan
328 +8
23.
Kathleen
323 -4
24.
Alice
322 +1
25.
Barbara
311 +1
26.
Lillian
300 -6
27.
Gladys
296 +2
28.
Joyce
295 +6
28.
Patricia
295 +15
30.
Frances
294 +1
31.
Muriel
282 -4
32.
Mildred
268 -4
33.
Lois
257 +2
34.
Edith
250 -2
35.
Grace
247 +5
36.
Edna
245 -3
37.
Doreen
242 +9
38.
Phyllis
237 -3
39.
M
236 -19
40.
Catherine
231 -2
41.
Ethel
213 -1
42.
Eleanor
212 -3
43.
Beatrice
208 +5
44.
Thelma
206 +11
45.
Violet
205 +5
46.
Anna
204 -9
47.
Elsie
200 -3
48.
Hazel
197 -3
49.
Eileen
191 -7
50.
Agnes
185 -3
51.
Gloria
183 +2
52.
Bernice
175 -1
53.
Vera
173 -4
54.
Eva
159 +3
54.
Ruby
159 +6
56.
Rita
155 -2
57.
Olive
152 -1
58.
Marguerite
142 +3
59.
Rose
139 -7
60.
Gertrude
136 -2
60.
Verna
136 -1
62.
Hilda
128 0
63.
Jessie
125 +2
64.
Laura
124 -1
65.
Myrtle
120 +6
66.
Ellen
116 +3
66.
Mabel
116 -1
68.
Reta
113 -4
69.
Constance
111 +24
69.
Theresa
111 new
71.
Pauline
109 +14
72.
Pearl
107 -5
73.
Alma
101 +19
73.
Clara
101 +2
73.
Lorna
101 +7
76.
Josephine
95 0
77.
Viola
91 -7
77.
Wilma
91 +14
79.
Maria
87 +1
80.
Geraldine
86 +2
80.
Stella
86 -6
82.
Velma
85 -6
83.
Sarah
83 -15
84.
Ida
82 -11
85.
Janet
81 +3
86.
Leona
79 new
87.
Anne
76 +12
87.
Marjory
76 -8
89.
Jacqueline
75 new
90.
Dora
74 new
91.
Olga
73 -6
92.
Isabel
72 +7
92.
May
72 -2
92.
Vivian
72 -3
95.
Bertha
71 -23
95.
Winnifred
71 -12
97.
Teresa
70 new
98.
Georgina
69 -1
99.
Virginia
68 -3
100.
Francis
67 new