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.
Joseph
2,823 +2
2.
John
2,735 -1
3.
William
2,557 -1
4.
Robert
1,734 0
5.
James
1,440 0
6.
Donald
1,299 +1
7.
George
1,193 -1
8.
Kenneth
748 +1
9.
Charles
658 -1
10.
Gordon
655 0
11.
Thomas
638 0
12.
Harold
546 0
13.
Edward
539 0
14.
Douglas
468 +1
15.
Arthur
466 +2
16.
Ronald
451 +6
17.
Baby
450 -3
18.
Albert
410 +2
19.
Frederick
400 0
19.
Norman
400 -3
21.
David
392 -3
22.
Raymond
359 +3
23.
Gerald
353 0
24.
Walter
339 -3
25.
Stanley
333 +1
26.
Roy
324 -2
27.
Harry
310 +3
28.
Francis
294 +1
29.
Richard
290 -2
30.
Jack
277 -2
31.
Peter
265 +7
32.
Frank
254 0
33.
Howard
252 0
34.
Ernest
236 -3
35.
Henry
234 -1
36.
Lloyd
227 0
37.
Clifford
221 -2
38.
Leonard
209 -1
39.
Allan
196 +10
40.
Bruce
193 +3
40.
Earl
193 -1
42.
Alfred
187 -1
43.
Alexander
182 0
44.
Paul
181 +3
45.
Herbert
177 -5
46.
Ralph
173 -3
47.
Lawrence
170 0
48.
Clarence
167 -6
49.
Michael
159 +9
49.
Wilfred
159 -3
51.
Ross
151 0
52.
Murray
145 +1
53.
Lorne
139 0
54.
Victor
136 +5
55.
Russell
134 0
56.
Leo
133 +1
57.
Carl
131 +2
57.
J
131 -7
59.
Patrick
129 +4
60.
Bernard
127 +3
61.
Harvey
122 +7
62.
Hugh
119 0
62.
Louis
119 -6
64.
Leslie
118 +1
65.
Cecil
111 -14
66.
Edwin
109 +6
67.
Keith
107 +9
68.
Maurice
105 -1
69.
Reginald
102 -4
70.
Alan
98 +9
70.
Andrew
98 -2
72.
Samuel
96 -11
73.
Allen
94 0
74.
Glen
88 +5
74.
Jean
88 -3
76.
Arnold
85 -6
77.
Daniel
84 0
78.
Eugene
79 +5
79.
Eric
77 -1
80.
Elmer
76 -7
81.
Ivan
74 +7
81.
Philip
74 +5
83.
Alvin
73 -1
83.
Edgar
73 +14
85.
Sidney
72 +5
86.
Wallace
70 -5
87.
Gilbert
66 +2
88.
Melvin
61 -4
89.
Vernon
60 -16
90.
Fredrick
58 -3
91.
Vincent
55 -6
92.
Milton
53 new
93.
Anthony
52 new
93.
Morris
52 +5
93.
Percy
52 +1
96.
Fred
51 -5
97.
Glenn
50 new
98.
Nelson
49 new
98.
Wilbert
49 new
100.
Floyd
48 -7
100.
Garnet
48 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,407 0
2.
Marie
2,099 0
3.
Margaret
1,388 0
4.
Dorothy
1,132 0
5.
Helen
937 0
6.
Shirley
816 +1
7.
Jean
687 -1
8.
Betty
638 +2
9.
Ruth
590 +2
10.
Marion
570 +2
11.
Elizabeth
533 -3
12.
Doris
529 -3
13.
Audrey
464 0
14.
Barbara
419 +11
15.
Marjorie
383 -1
16.
Norma
371 0
17.
Joyce
370 +11
18.
Baby
365 -4
19.
Florence
361 -2
20.
Irene
358 -1
21.
Evelyn
349 -3
22.
Annie
346 -1
23.
Lois
335 +10
24.
June
332 -5
25.
Kathleen
320 -2
26.
Joan
318 -4
27.
Patricia
309 +1
28.
Lillian
296 -2
29.
Frances
290 +1
30.
Alice
283 -6
31.
Phyllis
280 +7
32.
Gladys
275 -5
33.
Edith
267 +1
34.
Muriel
253 -3
35.
Doreen
249 +2
36.
Eleanor
239 +6
36.
Mildred
239 -4
38.
Grace
224 -3
39.
Anna
220 +7
40.
Edna
217 -4
41.
Catherine
215 -1
42.
Beatrice
202 +1
42.
Bernice
202 +10
44.
Ethel
201 -3
45.
M
191 -6
45.
Thelma
191 -1
47.
Eileen
190 +2
48.
Elsie
188 -1
49.
Vera
185 +4
50.
Gloria
177 +1
51.
Agnes
172 -1
52.
Violet
167 -7
53.
Hazel
164 -5
54.
Rose
163 +5
55.
Gertrude
161 +5
56.
Marguerite
157 +2
57.
Olive
154 0
58.
Rita
153 -2
59.
Ruby
151 -5
60.
Theresa
149 +9
61.
Eva
148 -7
62.
Mabel
138 +4
63.
Verna
136 -3
64.
Pauline
128 +7
65.
Hilda
122 -3
66.
Laura
114 -2
67.
Jessie
113 -4
68.
Ellen
108 -2
69.
Clara
107 +4
70.
Reta
100 -2
71.
Viola
98 +6
72.
Anne
97 +15
72.
Pearl
97 0
74.
Geraldine
96 +6
75.
Josephine
95 +1
76.
Constance
93 -7
77.
Velma
88 +5
78.
Beverley
86 new
79.
Jacqueline
85 +10
79.
Myrtle
85 -14
81.
Donna
82 new
81.
Gwendolyn
82 new
81.
Lorna
82 -8
81.
Sarah
82 +2
85.
Nora
81 new
86.
Lorraine
80 new
86.
Marjory
80 +1
88.
Maria
79 -9
89.
Marian
78 new
89.
Vivian
78 +3
91.
May
77 +1
92.
Bertha
76 +3
92.
Jane
76 new
92.
Teresa
76 +5
95.
Olga
75 -4
96.
Ida
74 -12
97.
Alma
72 -24
97.
Isabel
72 -5
97.
Leona
72 -11
97.
Therese
72 new