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
2,731 0
2.
William
2,669 +1
3.
John
2,660 -1
4.
Robert
1,895 0
5.
James
1,551 +1
6.
Donald
1,516 -1
7.
George
1,124 0
8.
Kenneth
803 0
9.
Baby
722 +7
10.
Charles
688 +1
11.
Thomas
672 -1
12.
Ronald
636 +3
13.
Gordon
616 -4
14.
Edward
575 -1
15.
Harold
528 -3
16.
Douglas
517 -2
17.
David
492 0
18.
Norman
432 +3
19.
Gerald
421 +3
20.
Arthur
419 -1
21.
Albert
389 -1
22.
Frederick
387 -4
23.
Walter
374 0
24.
Richard
335 +1
25.
Raymond
332 -1
26.
Francis
308 +3
27.
Peter
292 +5
28.
Jack
290 -1
29.
Harry
288 +2
30.
Frank
282 0
30.
Roy
282 -4
32.
Stanley
279 -4
33.
Ernest
246 +1
34.
Allan
238 +2
35.
Leonard
236 -2
36.
Howard
218 +1
37.
Lawrence
217 0
38.
Henry
213 -1
39.
Lloyd
210 +1
40.
Paul
207 +9
41.
Herbert
189 +3
42.
Alfred
183 0
43.
Clifford
181 -9
44.
Bruce
180 -1
45.
Ralph
174 -4
46.
Alexander
171 +1
47.
Victor
162 +7
48.
Murray
160 +2
49.
Clarence
158 +3
50.
Earl
156 -6
51.
Wilfred
154 0
52.
Ross
151 -6
53.
Bernard
147 +1
54.
Michael
144 -6
55.
Patrick
138 +12
56.
Carl
136 -3
57.
Louis
135 +6
58.
Hugh
123 +2
58.
Maurice
123 +14
60.
J
121 -3
61.
Lorne
120 -3
62.
Keith
118 +3
63.
Daniel
114 +15
64.
Andrew
113 +1
65.
Reginald
110 -9
66.
Russell
109 -5
67.
Leslie
107 +4
68.
Cecil
106 +1
69.
Leo
102 -10
70.
Alan
101 -3
71.
Harvey
98 +3
72.
Samuel
97 +1
73.
Jean
91 -3
74.
Edwin
85 -10
74.
Philip
85 +10
76.
Eugene
84 +4
76.
Vernon
84 -1
78.
Alvin
81 +10
79.
Glen
78 +13
80.
Allen
77 -2
80.
Arnold
77 -19
82.
Elmer
76 -7
82.
Ivan
76 -1
84.
Wallace
73 -1
85.
Eric
70 -10
85.
Roger
70 +3
87.
Melvin
68 -1
88.
Neil
66 +9
89.
Fredrick
62 new
89.
Stephen
62 new
91.
Gilbert
59 -9
92.
Milton
56 new
93.
Fred
55 -2
93.
Vincent
55 -9
95.
Malcolm
54 +4
96.
Anthony
52 new
96.
Floyd
52 -6
98.
Roland
51 new
99.
Mike
50 new
100.
Ian
49 -6
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,472 0
2.
Marie
2,054 0
3.
Margaret
1,357 0
4.
Dorothy
1,091 0
5.
Shirley
1,007 0
6.
Helen
926 0
7.
Betty
671 +1
8.
Elizabeth
651 +2
9.
Jean
635 -2
10.
Barbara
607 +3
11.
Baby
588 +8
12.
Ruth
556 -3
13.
Joan
550 +4
14.
Marion
516 -2
15.
Doris
494 -1
16.
Audrey
483 -5
17.
Joyce
456 +1
18.
Patricia
422 +5
19.
June
421 -4
20.
Doreen
365 +7
21.
Evelyn
364 -1
22.
Lois
356 +7
23.
Marjorie
350 -7
24.
Norma
349 -3
25.
Florence
334 -3
26.
Irene
313 -1
27.
Frances
298 -3
28.
Annie
295 -2
29.
Alice
290 +3
30.
Lillian
276 -2
31.
Gladys
260 +6
32.
Muriel
253 -1
33.
Kathleen
248 -3
34.
Eleanor
240 0
35.
Edith
239 -2
35.
Phyllis
239 0
37.
Mildred
234 +4
38.
Catherine
228 0
39.
Grace
223 -3
40.
Anna
220 -1
41.
Rose
200 +7
42.
Eileen
188 +7
43.
Vera
186 +9
44.
Beatrice
185 -2
44.
Gloria
185 +6
46.
Elsie
178 +1
47.
Edna
175 -7
48.
Bernice
174 -3
49.
Violet
173 -6
50.
Agnes
168 -5
50.
Ethel
168 +1
52.
Thelma
166 -8
53.
Theresa
154 0
54.
M
153 +2
55.
Eva
146 +5
56.
Hazel
145 -2
57.
Marguerite
144 -2
58.
Rita
143 +3
59.
Olive
137 +7
60.
Laura
136 +1
61.
Donna
132 +9
62.
Ruby
129 -3
63.
Gertrude
128 -7
64.
Pauline
120 +12
64.
Verna
120 -8
66.
Beverley
114 +16
66.
Ellen
114 -2
68.
Geraldine
112 -3
69.
Lorraine
110 -3
70.
Nancy
109 +10
71.
Clara
106 +8
72.
Myrtle
104 +19
73.
Jacqueline
103 +9
74.
Lorna
101 +2
75.
Anne
98 new
75.
Marian
98 -5
75.
Pearl
98 -12
78.
Viola
94 +4
79.
Jessie
93 -10
79.
Maria
93 +2
81.
Sarah
92 +16
82.
Dolores
89 new
82.
Josephine
89 +3
84.
Reta
87 -14
85.
Marilyn
85 new
86.
Sheila
82 +11
87.
Olga
81 new
87.
Velma
81 -17
89.
Janet
80 +2
89.
Wilma
80 +4
89.
Yvonne
80 new
92.
Alma
79 +8
93.
Bertha
78 +7
93.
Ida
78 -19
95.
Gwendolyn
77 new
96.
May
76 -9
97.
Sylvia
75 new
98.
Beverly
73 new
99.
Constance
71 -5
99.
Georgina
71 -5
99.
Hilda
71 -25
99.
Isabel
71 new