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