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
2,740 0
2.
Robert
2,622 0
3.
John
2,504 0
4.
William
2,234 0
5.
James
1,639 0
6.
Donald
1,290 0
7.
Ronald
1,071 0
8.
David
998 +1
9.
George
880 -1
10.
Kenneth
850 0
11.
Edward
625 0
12.
Thomas
620 0
13.
Douglas
570 +3
14.
Gordon
551 0
15.
Charles
549 -2
16.
Richard
532 +1
17.
Gerald
514 -2
18.
Paul
409 0
18.
Peter
409 +1
20.
Baby
382 +3
21.
Raymond
363 -1
22.
Gary
338 +8
23.
Frederick
334 -1
24.
Norman
311 -4
25.
Arthur
292 -1
25.
Michael
292 +4
27.
Harold
286 -2
28.
Lawrence
261 0
29.
Albert
260 -2
30.
Bruce
238 +2
31.
Walter
236 -5
32.
Allan
234 +1
33.
Leonard
213 +9
34.
Ralph
203 +2
35.
Frank
197 -1
36.
Roy
196 +2
36.
Wayne
196 +14
38.
Stanley
193 -7
39.
Harry
192 +1
40.
Francis
190 -6
41.
Larry
189 +3
42.
Ernest
188 +1
43.
Carl
172 -6
44.
Brian
156 +22
44.
Patrick
156 +11
46.
Daniel
155 -6
47.
Jack
152 -8
48.
Clifford
145 +2
49.
Howard
143 -2
49.
Murray
143 -4
51.
Barry
142 +21
51.
Lloyd
142 -3
53.
Alfred
139 -7
54.
Henry
137 +5
55.
Roger
136 -5
56.
Ross
135 +1
57.
Keith
132 +2
58.
Alan
128 +5
59.
Herbert
127 -10
60.
Harvey
125 +4
61.
Alexander
121 -3
62.
Glen
119 +14
63.
Dennis
114 +6
64.
Earl
113 -14
65.
Garry
108 +23
66.
Lorne
107 -5
67.
Victor
102 -12
68.
Bernard
99 -18
69.
Philip
98 +3
70.
Leo
96 -2
71.
Clarence
95 -7
72.
Hugh
94 -1
73.
Jean
91 +1
74.
Melvin
90 +5
75.
Reginald
89 +18
76.
Allen
87 -1
76.
Eric
87 +10
76.
Stephen
87 +8
79.
Andrew
86 -10
79.
Wilfred
86 -12
81.
Anthony
85 +7
81.
Russell
85 -4
83.
Leslie
84 -1
84.
Maurice
79 -2
85.
Edwin
78 -4
86.
Louis
77 +2
87.
Marvin
75 -8
88.
Arnold
72 -26
89.
Fredrick
71 -11
90.
Neil
70 +8
91.
Eugene
65 +6
91.
Samuel
65 +4
93.
Glenn
64 -2
94.
Ian
61 -8
94.
Martin
61 -3
96.
Alvin
59 -12
97.
Terrance
57 new
98.
Cecil
55 -3
98.
Wallace
55 +1
100.
Ivan
52 -6
100.
Malcolm
52 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Marie
2,272 0
2.
Mary
2,238 0
3.
Margaret
1,222 0
4.
Barbara
1,129 +1
5.
Shirley
997 -1
6.
Patricia
953 0
7.
Joan
798 0
8.
Helen
652 +1
9.
Marilyn
622 +1
10.
Elizabeth
600 -2
11.
Carol
544 +2
11.
Donna
544 +1
13.
Dorothy
491 -2
14.
Betty
427 +3
15.
Ruth
398 -1
16.
Beverley
369 +4
17.
Joyce
352 +2
18.
Marlene
350 -2
19.
Jean
327 -4
20.
Baby
324 +3
21.
Marion
307 -3
22.
Sandra
293 +19
23.
Nancy
283 +4
24.
Lois
282 -3
25.
Frances
268 -2
26.
Doreen
257 -4
27.
Marjorie
251 -1
28.
June
248 +9
28.
Norma
248 0
30.
Beverly
246 -5
31.
Eleanor
237 -2
32.
Judith
231 +32
33.
Catherine
228 +6
34.
Sheila
220 +2
35.
Audrey
215 -5
36.
Alice
213 +4
36.
Sylvia
213 +6
38.
Gloria
208 +7
38.
Irene
208 -5
38.
Kathleen
208 -6
41.
Doris
197 -7
42.
Janet
192 -7
43.
Carole
190 +1
44.
Florence
188 -6
45.
Evelyn
183 -14
45.
Jacqueline
183 +7
47.
Anne
171 -1
48.
Lillian
170 0
49.
Gail
169 +20
49.
Rose
169 -6
51.
Edith
164 -2
52.
Phyllis
152 -5
53.
Ann
147 -2
54.
Anna
143 0
55.
Diane
140 +2
56.
Muriel
136 +4
57.
Carolyn
135 +16
58.
Elaine
134 -5
59.
Lorraine
130 -4
60.
Yvonne
128 +2
61.
Grace
126 -11
62.
Elsie
123 -4
62.
Sharon
123 +16
64.
Maureen
122 +17
65.
Myrna
121 +5
66.
Eileen
116 -4
67.
Arlene
115 -2
67.
Ethel
115 +15
67.
Gladys
115 -8
70.
Pauline
114 +17
71.
Joanne
111 -4
72.
Lorna
109 +7
73.
Geraldine
107 -6
74.
Annie
105 -13
75.
Bernice
103 -10
76.
Constance
101 +21
77.
Jane
100 +8
77.
Mildred
100 -5
79.
Jeanette
97 -6
79.
Laura
97 +16
81.
Beatrice
96 -5
82.
Deanna
95 +10
83.
Rita
93 -12
84.
Roberta
92 +2
85.
Edna
91 -29
86.
Ellen
90 -6
86.
Eva
90 +3
88.
Vera
88 +10
89.
Violet
86 -7
90.
Verna
85 +3
90.
Wilma
85 new
92.
Diana
84 new
93.
Leona
83 new
94.
Virginia
79 0
95.
Katherine
78 +5
95.
Linda
78 new
97.
Rosalie
77 new
98.
Agnes
76 -25
98.
Theresa
76 0
100.
Janice
75 new