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
2,639 0
2.
John
2,403 0
3.
William
2,193 0
4.
Robert
1,978 0
5.
James
1,537 +1
6.
Donald
1,465 -1
7.
Ronald
1,053 0
8.
George
975 0
9.
Kenneth
668 0
10.
Thomas
601 +3
11.
David
581 +1
12.
Charles
564 -2
13.
Douglas
519 +2
14.
Gordon
498 0
15.
Edward
481 -4
16.
Richard
452 +1
17.
Gerald
413 -1
18.
Harold
376 0
19.
Norman
348 0
20.
Raymond
323 0
21.
Arthur
306 +1
22.
Frederick
295 -1
23.
Paul
294 +3
23.
Walter
294 +1
25.
Albert
264 -2
26.
Peter
249 -1
27.
Baby
243 +1
28.
Roy
224 -1
29.
Lawrence
217 +5
30.
Frank
210 0
31.
Bruce
208 -1
32.
Francis
207 0
33.
Harry
202 0
34.
Stanley
200 -5
35.
Leonard
190 +2
36.
Ernest
188 +2
37.
Jack
181 -2
38.
Allan
168 -2
39.
Henry
165 +5
40.
Michael
162 0
41.
Murray
159 +5
42.
Clifford
154 +11
43.
Ralph
148 -4
44.
Herbert
146 +3
45.
Alfred
142 -2
46.
Clarence
139 +13
47.
Alexander
134 +2
47.
Carl
134 -5
49.
Lloyd
128 -1
49.
Ross
128 -4
51.
Howard
126 -11
52.
Gary
125 +27
53.
Daniel
122 +12
54.
Victor
119 +8
55.
Bernard
117 -1
56.
Keith
116 -4
57.
Patrick
115 -2
58.
Earl
112 -8
59.
Lorne
106 -8
60.
Roger
100 +1
61.
Maurice
99 +5
62.
Hugh
98 -2
63.
Harvey
95 -7
64.
Leslie
94 +8
64.
Russell
94 +5
66.
Philip
93 +5
66.
Reginald
93 -4
68.
Alan
92 -10
69.
Leo
91 -2
70.
Jean
89 +8
71.
Andrew
87 +1
71.
Wilfred
87 -14
73.
Arnold
85 +11
73.
Glenn
85 +1
75.
Dennis
83 +8
76.
Allen
80 +1
77.
Edwin
78 -13
78.
Cecil
77 +10
79.
Louis
75 -12
80.
Samuel
73 -6
81.
Marvin
72 +15
82.
Fredrick
71 -6
83.
Eric
70 -4
83.
Neil
70 +2
85.
Floyd
68 +12
85.
Glen
68 -15
85.
Ivan
68 +4
88.
Barry
66 -7
89.
Ian
65 -3
89.
Melvin
65 -8
91.
Alvin
64 -5
92.
Vernon
59 -3
93.
Wayne
55 new
94.
Brian
54 new
95.
Grant
52 new
96.
Edgar
51 new
97.
Eugene
50 -6
97.
Martin
50 -4
97.
Stephen
50 new
100.
Garnet
49 new
100.
Gilbert
49 -7
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,206 0
2.
Marie
1,993 0
3.
Shirley
1,198 +3
4.
Margaret
1,167 -1
5.
Barbara
1,012 -1
6.
Joan
1,005 -1
7.
Helen
753 0
8.
Patricia
701 +1
9.
Dorothy
652 -1
10.
Elizabeth
533 +1
11.
Jean
471 +1
12.
Betty
463 -2
13.
Joyce
398 +2
14.
Ruth
387 0
15.
Marion
374 -2
16.
Marilyn
371 +1
17.
Lois
335 +1
18.
June
333 -2
19.
Audrey
307 +2
20.
Donna
301 +7
21.
Doris
297 -1
22.
Norma
287 +1
23.
Doreen
276 -4
24.
Marjorie
271 -2
25.
Evelyn
259 +2
26.
Florence
256 +5
27.
Frances
251 -2
28.
Alice
246 -2
29.
Kathleen
240 +1
30.
Irene
220 -6
31.
Eleanor
216 -2
32.
Beverley
212 +1
33.
Edith
203 +2
34.
Lillian
188 0
35.
Catherine
185 +3
36.
Annie
183 -4
36.
Carol
183 +33
38.
Anna
182 -1
38.
Nancy
182 +3
40.
Sylvia
177 +11
41.
Phyllis
170 +3
42.
Gloria
169 +1
42.
Janet
169 +7
44.
Baby
168 -8
45.
Rose
161 +2
46.
Beverly
159 +13
47.
Marlene
156 +3
48.
Gladys
152 +4
48.
Grace
152 -7
50.
Sheila
149 -4
51.
Mildred
143 -6
52.
Muriel
140 -12
53.
Ann
137 +14
53.
Elsie
137 -14
55.
Anne
130 -2
55.
Jacqueline
130 +1
57.
Lorraine
129 +6
58.
Bernice
125 0
58.
Violet
125 +4
60.
Edna
118 -5
60.
Yvonne
118 +17
62.
Eileen
117 -14
63.
Agnes
115 -3
63.
Beatrice
115 -9
65.
Ethel
107 -2
66.
Theresa
106 0
67.
Rita
105 +6
68.
Hazel
104 +4
69.
Vera
101 -12
70.
Lorna
99 +4
70.
Ruby
99 +10
72.
Verna
98 -4
73.
Constance
97 +18
73.
Geraldine
97 -12
75.
Marguerite
96 +4
76.
Laura
95 -6
77.
Ellen
93 0
78.
Joanne
92 new
79.
Pauline
91 -3
80.
Arlene
88 new
80.
Eva
88 -9
80.
Josephine
88 +8
83.
Thelma
87 -20
84.
Elaine
82 +1
85.
Louise
80 new
86.
Maureen
79 +13
87.
Wilma
78 -6
88.
Jessie
76 -1
89.
Dolores
75 -15
89.
Gertrude
75 -8
89.
Jane
75 -8
92.
Gwendolyn
74 new
93.
Virginia
73 new
94.
Clara
72 -10
94.
Olive
72 -6
96.
Marian
71 -5
97.
Maria
69 -11
98.
Stella
68 -2
99.
Carole
67 new
99.
Georgina
67 -2