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 +/-
58.
Alan
110 0
23.
Albert
312 -2
49.
Alexander
128 -11
43.
Alfred
148 +5
36.
Allan
207 +1
77.
Allen
76 +4
86.
Alvin
65 +11
72.
Andrew
81 -5
95.
Anthony
55 -9
84.
Arnold
70 -14
22.
Arthur
322 +2
28.
Baby
250 -2
81.
Barry
72 -5
54.
Bernard
120 +5
30.
Bruce
222 +4
42.
Carl
152 +11
88.
Cecil
64 -6
10.
Charles
613 0
59.
Clarence
109 -12
53.
Clifford
121 -8
65.
Daniel
99 -6
12.
David
554 0
83.
Dennis
71 +5
5.
Donald
1,679 0
15.
Douglas
487 -1
50.
Earl
125 -4
11.
Edward
572 +4
64.
Edwin
102 +8
79.
Eric
73 -4
38.
Ernest
177 -2
91.
Eugene
62 -7
97.
Floyd
52 new
32.
Francis
221 -2
30.
Frank
222 -3
98.
Franklin
48 new
21.
Frederick
331 +2
76.
Fredrick
79 -3
79.
Gary
73 new
8.
George
1,000 0
16.
Gerald
435 0
93.
Gilbert
58 0
70.
Glen
86 +7
74.
Glenn
80 +14
14.
Gordon
502 -1
18.
Harold
392 -1
33.
Harry
220 -1
56.
Harvey
118 +6
44.
Henry
147 -3
47.
Herbert
140 +4
40.
Howard
168 +1
60.
Hugh
108 +4
86.
Ian
65 +8
89.
Ivan
63 -9
35.
Jack
214 0
6.
James
1,426 0
78.
Jean
75 0
2.
John
2,504 0
98.
Jos
48 new
1.
Joseph
2,638 0
52.
Keith
122 +4
9.
Kenneth
756 0
34.
Lawrence
217 -1
67.
Leo
93 -1
37.
Leonard
205 +3
72.
Leslie
81 -2
48.
Lloyd
132 -4
51.
Lorne
124 0
67.
Louis
93 -8
93.
Martin
58 +6
96.
Marvin
54 new
66.
Maurice
98 +3
81.
Melvin
72 +10
40.
Michael
168 +3
46.
Murray
144 +4
85.
Neil
68 +1
19.
Norman
378 0
55.
Patrick
119 -1
26.
Paul
275 +2
25.
Peter
279 0
71.
Philip
83 +8
39.
Ralph
171 0
20.
Raymond
333 0
62.
Reginald
104 +1
17.
Richard
414 +1
4.
Robert
1,946 0
61.
Roger
107 +7
7.
Ronald
1,119 0
45.
Ross
146 +10
27.
Roy
256 +4
69.
Russell
88 -5
74.
Samuel
80 0
100.
Sidney
47 -5
29.
Stanley
241 -1
13.
Thomas
544 -2
89.
Vernon
63 -4
62.
Victor
104 -6
92.
Vincent
60 +6
24.
Walter
281 -2
57.
Wilfred
117 -8
3.
William
2,229 0
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
60.
Agnes
116 -16
26.
Alice
256 -1
100.
Anita
66 new
67.
Ann
106 -12
37.
Anna
189 -2
53.
Anne
132 +3
32.
Annie
208 -3
21.
Audrey
319 0
36.
Baby
194 +6
4.
Barbara
1,039 +2
54.
Beatrice
130 -3
58.
Bernice
124 -10
10.
Betty
550 -1
33.
Beverley
205 +7
59.
Beverly
121 +3
69.
Carol
104 +22
38.
Catherine
188 +1
84.
Clara
83 +2
91.
Constance
75 -22
74.
Dolores
93 -1
27.
Donna
245 +3
19.
Doreen
332 -2
20.
Doris
327 0
8.
Dorothy
731 0
35.
Edith
200 -2
55.
Edna
128 -6
48.
Eileen
141 +8
85.
Elaine
82 +13
29.
Eleanor
230 +2
11.
Elizabeth
542 +1
77.
Ellen
91 +5
39.
Elsie
179 +7
63.
Ethel
108 -9
71.
Eva
101 0
27.
Evelyn
245 0
31.
Florence
219 -7
25.
Frances
266 +1
97.
Georgina
69 new
61.
Geraldine
111 +12
81.
Gertrude
84 -16
52.
Gladys
134 -9
43.
Gloria
167 +2
41.
Grace
172 -7
72.
Hazel
100 +8
7.
Helen
783 0
93.
Hilda
74 +5
24.
Irene
285 +4
56.
Jacqueline
127 +3
81.
Jane
84 +14
49.
Janet
139 +7
12.
Jean
481 -1
87.
Jessie
79 -2
5.
Joan
983 -1
88.
Josephine
76 -10
15.
Joyce
395 -2
16.
June
376 0
30.
Kathleen
220 +2
70.
Laura
103 +6
34.
Lillian
202 +1
18.
Lois
345 0
74.
Lorna
93 -5
63.
Lorraine
108 -3
3.
Margaret
1,248 0
79.
Marguerite
89 -12
86.
Maria
80 +12
91.
Marian
75 -10
2.
Marie
2,028 0
17.
Marilyn
358 +2
13.
Marion
442 +2
22.
Marjorie
297 +1
50.
Marlene
138 +28
1.
Mary
2,252 0
99.
Maureen
67 -4
45.
Mildred
157 -7
40.
Muriel
176 +1
41.
Nancy
172 +9
94.
Nora
71 new
23.
Norma
293 -1
88.
Olive
76 +1
9.
Patricia
589 +1
76.
Pauline
92 -1
44.
Phyllis
163 -7
94.
Reta
71 -10
73.
Rita
95 -20
47.
Rose
150 0
80.
Ruby
86 -20
14.
Ruth
407 0
46.
Sheila
156 +30
6.
Shirley
954 -1
96.
Stella
70 -6
51.
Sylvia
135 +12
63.
Thelma
108 +9
66.
Theresa
107 -1
97.
Velma
69 new
57.
Vera
125 +10
68.
Verna
105 -4
62.
Violet
110 -10
88.
Vivian
76 -5
81.
Wilma
84 new
77.
Yvonne
91 +10