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
2,770 0
2.
Robert
2,356 +1
3.
John
2,240 -1
4.
William
1,968 0
5.
James
1,504 0
6.
Donald
1,336 0
7.
Ronald
1,036 0
8.
George
963 0
9.
David
907 +1
10.
Kenneth
721 +1
11.
Edward
678 -2
12.
Thomas
587 0
13.
Charles
564 0
14.
Gordon
488 0
15.
Gerald
483 +1
16.
Douglas
479 -1
17.
Richard
455 0
18.
Paul
352 0
19.
Peter
346 +1
20.
Norman
326 -1
20.
Raymond
326 +1
22.
Frederick
322 +1
23.
Baby
320 +9
24.
Arthur
297 +1
25.
Harold
290 -3
26.
Walter
280 -2
27.
Albert
278 -1
28.
Lawrence
253 -1
29.
Michael
250 +1
30.
Gary
239 +7
31.
Stanley
229 +2
32.
Bruce
226 -4
33.
Allan
214 -2
34.
Francis
202 +6
34.
Frank
202 -5
36.
Ralph
193 +5
37.
Carl
177 +5
38.
Roy
168 -4
39.
Jack
160 -4
40.
Daniel
159 +12
40.
Harry
159 -2
42.
Leonard
158 -6
43.
Ernest
157 -5
44.
Larry
144 +22
45.
Murray
135 -2
46.
Alfred
134 +3
47.
Howard
132 -2
48.
Lloyd
128 -2
49.
Herbert
126 +7
50.
Bernard
123 +6
50.
Clifford
123 +4
50.
Earl
123 +5
50.
Roger
123 +2
50.
Wayne
123 +33
55.
Patrick
122 -11
55.
Victor
122 +5
57.
Ross
113 -7
58.
Alexander
109 -7
59.
Henry
108 -12
59.
Keith
108 -11
61.
Lorne
106 0
62.
Arnold
104 +12
63.
Alan
102 -2
64.
Clarence
98 -5
64.
Harvey
98 -6
66.
Brian
95 +14
67.
Wilfred
93 +15
68.
Leo
92 -5
69.
Andrew
90 +5
69.
Dennis
90 -3
71.
Hugh
86 +2
72.
Barry
83 -8
72.
Philip
83 +11
74.
Jean
82 +4
75.
Allen
81 -1
76.
Glen
80 -7
77.
Russell
78 -11
78.
Fredrick
76 0
79.
Marvin
74 -10
79.
Melvin
74 +8
81.
Edwin
72 -1
82.
Leslie
71 -5
82.
Maurice
71 -13
84.
Alvin
69 +13
84.
Stephen
69 +13
86.
Eric
68 +5
86.
Ian
68 +3
88.
Anthony
67 +7
88.
Garry
67 +4
88.
Louis
67 -19
91.
Glenn
66 -5
91.
Martin
66 +3
93.
Reginald
65 -28
94.
Ivan
64 -2
95.
Cecil
62 -7
95.
Samuel
62 -10
97.
Eugene
61 -8
98.
Neil
60 -3
99.
Vernon
54 new
99.
Wallace
54 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Marie
2,212 0
2.
Mary
2,107 0
3.
Margaret
1,226 +1
4.
Shirley
1,094 -1
5.
Barbara
1,041 0
6.
Patricia
890 +1
7.
Joan
814 -1
8.
Elizabeth
647 +3
9.
Helen
635 -1
10.
Marilyn
557 0
11.
Dorothy
499 -2
12.
Donna
486 +7
13.
Carol
404 +3
14.
Ruth
381 +1
15.
Jean
357 -3
16.
Marlene
356 +8
17.
Betty
355 -4
18.
Marion
335 -1
19.
Joyce
329 -5
20.
Beverley
319 +1
21.
Lois
278 -3
22.
Doreen
263 +1
23.
Baby
259 +17
23.
Frances
259 +7
25.
Beverly
257 +12
26.
Marjorie
254 +1
27.
Nancy
252 -5
28.
Norma
236 -8
29.
Eleanor
235 -5
30.
Audrey
232 +2
31.
Evelyn
224 -2
32.
Kathleen
218 +1
33.
Irene
217 -2
34.
Doris
216 -6
35.
Janet
209 +10
36.
Sheila
205 +7
37.
June
202 -11
38.
Florence
197 -4
39.
Catherine
196 -3
40.
Alice
194 -5
41.
Sandra
193 +21
42.
Sylvia
182 -3
43.
Rose
180 -5
44.
Carole
166 +17
45.
Gloria
165 -4
46.
Anne
160 +2
47.
Phyllis
153 -5
48.
Lillian
149 -3
49.
Edith
145 -5
50.
Grace
141 +4
51.
Ann
138 -2
52.
Jacqueline
137 -5
53.
Elaine
134 +28
54.
Anna
128 +1
55.
Lorraine
127 -5
56.
Edna
125 0
57.
Diane
124 +22
58.
Elsie
122 -5
59.
Gladys
118 +4
60.
Muriel
117 -9
61.
Annie
115 -9
62.
Eileen
114 -4
62.
Yvonne
114 -6
64.
Judith
108 +20
65.
Arlene
107 +2
65.
Bernice
107 -5
67.
Geraldine
105 -3
67.
Joanne
105 +16
69.
Gail
104 +15
70.
Myrna
100 +30
71.
Rita
99 +11
72.
Mildred
98 -13
73.
Agnes
96 +3
73.
Carolyn
96 +20
73.
Jeanette
96 new
76.
Beatrice
93 -12
76.
Louise
93 +14
78.
Sharon
91 new
79.
Lorna
90 0
80.
Ellen
89 -10
81.
Maureen
86 -10
82.
Ethel
85 -16
82.
Marguerite
85 +6
82.
Violet
85 -4
85.
Jane
84 -10
86.
Roberta
83 +2
87.
Pauline
82 -18
88.
Marian
81 -11
89.
Eva
80 +5
89.
Ruby
80 +3
91.
Thelma
79 -19
92.
Deanna
78 new
93.
Verna
77 -21
94.
Virginia
76 new
95.
Dolores
74 -27
95.
Laura
74 -9
97.
Constance
73 -2
98.
Theresa
71 -3
98.
Vera
71 -24
100.
Anita
66 new
100.
Hazel
66 0
100.
Josephine
66 new
100.
Katherine
66 0