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
2,836 0
2.
John
2,833 +1
3.
William
2,735 -1
4.
Robert
1,955 0
5.
James
1,673 0
6.
Donald
1,593 0
7.
George
1,156 0
8.
Kenneth
810 0
9.
Ronald
800 +3
10.
Charles
692 0
11.
Thomas
660 0
12.
Edward
584 +2
13.
David
583 +4
14.
Gordon
568 -1
14.
Harold
568 +1
16.
Douglas
565 0
17.
Arthur
441 +3
18.
Norman
428 0
19.
Gerald
400 0
20.
Richard
383 +4
21.
Frederick
372 +1
22.
Albert
360 -1
23.
Raymond
329 +2
24.
Walter
311 -1
25.
Roy
297 +5
26.
Stanley
290 +6
27.
Francis
281 -1
28.
Frank
270 +2
29.
Jack
261 -1
30.
Harry
260 -1
31.
Peter
250 -4
32.
Lawrence
226 +5
33.
Allan
218 +1
34.
Baby
217 -25
35.
Ralph
215 +10
36.
Howard
214 0
37.
Ernest
213 -4
38.
Paul
212 +2
39.
Henry
205 -1
40.
Bruce
203 +4
41.
Leonard
195 -6
42.
Lloyd
192 -3
43.
Clifford
184 0
44.
Alfred
180 -2
45.
Earl
179 +5
46.
Murray
175 +2
47.
Alexander
173 -1
48.
Michael
172 +6
49.
Carl
157 +7
50.
Victor
151 -3
51.
Ross
149 +1
52.
Wilfred
144 -1
53.
Herbert
137 -12
54.
Hugh
129 +4
55.
Keith
127 +7
56.
Harvey
126 +15
57.
Bernard
125 -4
57.
Lorne
125 +4
57.
Maurice
125 +1
60.
Reginald
123 +5
61.
Clarence
121 -12
62.
Louis
119 -5
63.
Leo
113 +6
63.
Patrick
113 -8
65.
Alan
112 +5
65.
Samuel
112 +7
67.
Cecil
110 +1
68.
Russell
104 -2
69.
Daniel
102 -6
70.
Glen
101 +9
71.
Andrew
100 -7
72.
Edwin
96 +2
72.
Leslie
96 -5
74.
Arnold
90 +6
75.
Allen
89 +5
76.
Ivan
86 +6
76.
Jean
86 -3
78.
Philip
82 -4
79.
Fredrick
81 +10
80.
Roger
76 +5
81.
Melvin
74 +6
82.
Dennis
73 new
82.
Eric
73 +3
84.
Eugene
72 -8
84.
Vernon
72 -8
86.
Elmer
67 -4
86.
Wallace
67 -2
88.
Jos
61 new
89.
Alvin
59 -11
89.
Floyd
59 +7
91.
Edgar
57 new
91.
Martin
57 new
93.
Gilbert
56 -2
93.
Morris
56 new
93.
Vincent
56 0
96.
Roland
55 +2
96.
Stephen
55 -7
98.
Anthony
54 -2
98.
Fred
54 -5
100.
Neil
53 -12
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,596 0
2.
Marie
2,170 0
3.
Margaret
1,494 0
4.
Shirley
1,063 +1
5.
Dorothy
993 -1
6.
Helen
991 0
7.
Betty
769 0
8.
Joan
762 +5
9.
Barbara
724 +1
10.
Jean
638 -1
11.
Elizabeth
617 -3
12.
Ruth
551 0
13.
Marion
528 +1
14.
Joyce
522 +3
15.
Patricia
513 +3
16.
Audrey
436 0
17.
June
426 +2
18.
Doris
421 -3
19.
Doreen
396 +1
20.
Marjorie
373 +3
21.
Norma
372 +3
22.
Lois
367 0
23.
Evelyn
320 -2
24.
Irene
318 +2
25.
Florence
311 0
26.
Frances
304 +1
27.
Alice
303 +2
28.
Lillian
286 +2
29.
Annie
277 -1
30.
Eleanor
271 +4
31.
Kathleen
254 +2
32.
Anna
233 +8
32.
Phyllis
233 +3
34.
Muriel
232 -2
35.
Edith
231 0
36.
Catherine
224 +2
37.
Gladys
220 -6
38.
Mildred
218 -1
39.
Grace
204 0
40.
Gloria
200 +4
41.
Rose
191 0
42.
Marilyn
187 +43
43.
Elsie
185 +3
44.
Edna
182 +3
45.
Bernice
177 +3
46.
Donna
175 +15
47.
Violet
174 +2
48.
Eileen
172 -6
49.
Agnes
171 +1
50.
Ethel
166 0
51.
Baby
161 -40
52.
Beatrice
155 -8
53.
Beverley
152 +13
54.
Nancy
150 +16
54.
Rita
150 +4
56.
Lorraine
145 +13
57.
Thelma
142 -5
58.
Hazel
139 -2
59.
Theresa
135 -6
60.
Eva
128 -5
61.
Vera
125 -18
62.
Dolores
123 +20
63.
Marguerite
122 -6
64.
Jacqueline
120 +9
64.
Verna
120 0
66.
Josephine
112 +16
67.
Geraldine
111 +1
68.
Janet
110 +21
68.
Ruby
110 -6
68.
Sheila
110 +18
71.
Anne
109 +4
72.
Pauline
108 -8
73.
Clara
103 -2
73.
Lorna
103 +1
75.
Olive
102 -16
75.
Yvonne
102 +14
77.
Jessie
101 +2
77.
Laura
101 -17
79.
Hilda
98 +20
80.
Gertrude
97 -17
81.
Ellen
96 -15
82.
Marian
93 -7
83.
Maria
91 -4
84.
Myrtle
90 -12
85.
Reta
88 -1
86.
Beverly
87 +12
86.
Gwendolyn
87 +9
88.
Sarah
86 -7
89.
Georgina
85 +10
89.
Olga
85 -2
89.
Pearl
85 -14
92.
Jane
82 new
93.
Mabel
80 new
93.
Stella
80 new
95.
Leona
78 new
96.
Ann
76 new
96.
Wilma
76 -7
98.
Velma
75 -11
99.
Isabel
74 0
99.
May
74 -3