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 +/-
56.
Alan
133 +2
34.
Albert
230 -5
61.
Alexander
116 0
59.
Alfred
121 -6
30.
Allan
243 +2
67.
Allen
99 +9
98.
Alvin
59 -2
73.
Andrew
91 +6
82.
Anthony
79 -1
79.
Arnold
82 +9
28.
Arthur
279 -3
17.
Baby
471 +3
35.
Barry
207 +16
60.
Bernard
118 +8
41.
Brian
177 +3
31.
Bruce
241 -1
48.
Carl
152 -5
91.
Cecil
69 +7
16.
Charles
521 -1
73.
Clarence
91 -2
52.
Clifford
143 -4
50.
Daniel
149 -4
7.
David
1,039 +1
42.
Dennis
175 +21
6.
Donald
1,279 0
14.
Douglas
545 -1
63.
Earl
106 +1
12.
Edward
650 -1
88.
Edwin
73 -3
93.
Eric
67 -17
43.
Ernest
158 -1
86.
Eugene
76 +5
39.
Francis
185 +1
38.
Frank
187 -3
97.
Franklin
61 new
23.
Frederick
330 0
76.
Fredrick
85 +13
82.
Garry
79 -17
21.
Gary
399 +1
9.
George
937 0
15.
Gerald
530 +2
66.
Glen
100 -4
80.
Glenn
80 +13
18.
Gordon
459 -4
99.
Grant
58 new
27.
Harold
289 0
51.
Harry
148 -12
62.
Harvey
108 -2
54.
Henry
141 0
65.
Herbert
103 -6
56.
Howard
133 -7
80.
Hugh
80 -8
87.
Ian
75 +7
90.
Infant
71 new
46.
Jack
155 +1
5.
James
1,634 0
95.
Jean
64 -22
3.
John
2,451 0
1.
Joseph
2,797 0
43.
Keith
158 +14
10.
Kenneth
740 0
33.
Larry
231 +8
28.
Lawrence
279 0
88.
Leo
73 -18
49.
Leonard
151 -16
76.
Leslie
85 +7
58.
Lloyd
129 -7
67.
Lorne
99 -1
91.
Louis
69 -5
99.
Marvin
58 -12
75.
Maurice
87 +9
70.
Melvin
98 +4
22.
Michael
385 +3
52.
Murray
143 -3
82.
Neil
79 +8
26.
Norman
303 -2
40.
Patrick
178 +4
20.
Paul
414 -2
19.
Peter
455 -1
78.
Philip
83 -9
43.
Ralph
158 -9
24.
Raymond
316 -3
85.
Reginald
78 -10
13.
Richard
554 +3
2.
Robert
2,464 0
47.
Roger
154 +8
8.
Ronald
952 -1
55.
Ross
137 +1
37.
Roy
190 -1
71.
Russell
94 +10
94.
Samuel
66 -3
36.
Stanley
204 +2
72.
Stephen
93 +4
99.
Terrance
58 -2
95.
Terrence
64 new
11.
Thomas
674 +1
64.
Victor
105 +3
32.
Walter
235 -1
25.
Wayne
310 +11
67.
Wilfred
99 +12
4.
William
2,103 0
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
100.
Agnes
73 -2
47.
Alice
178 -11
100.
Anita
73 new
51.
Ann
168 +2
62.
Anna
120 -8
48.
Anne
173 -1
71.
Annie
105 +3
63.
Arlene
119 +4
45.
Audrey
188 -10
17.
Baby
364 +3
4.
Barbara
1,094 0
86.
Beatrice
86 -5
81.
Bernice
90 -6
15.
Betty
367 -1
23.
Beverley
297 -7
42.
Beverly
197 -12
61.
Brenda
121 new
10.
Carol
608 +1
46.
Carole
182 -3
94.
Caroline
76 new
54.
Carolyn
149 +3
29.
Catherine
236 +4
76.
Constance
97 0
89.
Deanna
82 -7
81.
Diana
90 +11
43.
Diane
195 +12
100.
Dianne
73 new
12.
Donna
564 -1
35.
Doreen
217 -9
38.
Doris
208 +3
13.
Dorothy
477 0
65.
Edith
115 -14
75.
Edna
100 +10
72.
Eileen
103 -6
56.
Elaine
139 +2
31.
Eleanor
230 0
8.
Elizabeth
747 +2
59.
Elsie
128 +3
92.
Ethel
78 -25
40.
Evelyn
203 +5
49.
Florence
170 -5
25.
Frances
273 0
27.
Gail
249 +22
66.
Geraldine
113 +7
69.
Gladys
107 -2
52.
Gloria
162 -14
58.
Grace
131 +3
89.
Hazel
82 new
11.
Helen
581 -3
34.
Irene
219 +4
49.
Jacqueline
170 -4
68.
Jane
108 +9
26.
Janet
253 +16
24.
Jean
296 -5
79.
Jeanette
95 0
7.
Joan
798 0
60.
Joanne
122 +11
20.
Joyce
328 -3
16.
Judith
365 +16
39.
June
204 -11
100.
Karen
73 new
98.
Katherine
75 -3
36.
Kathleen
214 +2
94.
Laura
76 -15
57.
Lillian
138 -9
55.
Linda
141 +40
32.
Lois
224 -8
92.
Loretta
78 new
73.
Lorna
102 -1
64.
Lorraine
118 -5
81.
Louise
90 new
3.
Margaret
1,306 0
87.
Marguerite
85 new
1.
Marie
2,275 0
9.
Marilyn
640 0
21.
Marion
318 0
27.
Marjorie
249 0
22.
Marlene
304 -4
2.
Mary
2,047 0
67.
Maureen
112 -3
74.
Mildred
101 +3
69.
Muriel
107 -13
77.
Myrna
96 -12
19.
Nancy
350 +4
30.
Norma
234 -2
5.
Patricia
1,012 +1
84.
Pauline
89 -14
53.
Phyllis
157 -1
94.
Rita
76 -11
91.
Roberta
81 -7
44.
Rose
190 +5
14.
Ruth
370 +1
18.
Sandra
361 +4
37.
Sharon
209 +25
33.
Sheila
221 +1
6.
Shirley
809 -1
85.
Susan
87 new
41.
Sylvia
200 -5
88.
Theresa
83 +10
94.
Vera
76 -6
99.
Violet
74 -10
79.
Virginia
95 +15
77.
Yvonne
96 -17