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
2,779 0
2.
John
2,717 +1
3.
Robert
2,518 -1
4.
William
2,267 0
5.
James
1,717 0
6.
Donald
1,275 0
7.
David
1,261 0
8.
Ronald
1,051 0
9.
George
930 0
10.
Kenneth
783 0
11.
Thomas
711 0
12.
Richard
678 +1
13.
Edward
627 -1
14.
Charles
559 +2
15.
Gerald
556 0
16.
Gary
554 +5
17.
Douglas
551 -3
18.
Gordon
523 0
19.
Paul
495 +1
20.
Peter
476 -1
21.
Baby
470 -4
22.
Michael
435 0
23.
Raymond
364 +1
24.
Frederick
355 -1
25.
Norman
329 +1
26.
Wayne
325 -1
27.
Harold
309 0
28.
Lawrence
306 0
29.
Arthur
292 -1
30.
Bruce
289 +1
31.
Walter
281 +1
32.
Larry
275 +1
33.
Brian
262 +8
34.
Barry
245 +1
35.
Allan
241 -5
36.
Albert
223 -2
36.
Dennis
223 +6
38.
Stanley
205 -2
39.
Frank
196 -1
40.
Leonard
193 +9
41.
Francis
187 -2
42.
Roy
185 -5
43.
Daniel
177 +7
43.
Ralph
177 0
45.
Lloyd
171 +13
46.
Ernest
170 -3
47.
Patrick
164 -7
48.
Roger
163 -1
49.
Alexander
160 +12
49.
Murray
160 +3
51.
Harry
156 0
52.
Carl
151 -4
53.
Clifford
148 -1
54.
Henry
144 0
55.
Jack
143 -9
55.
Ross
143 0
57.
Howard
141 -1
58.
Keith
140 -15
59.
Alfred
137 0
60.
Stephen
130 +12
61.
Reginald
129 +24
62.
Herbert
125 +3
62.
Philip
125 +16
64.
Garry
122 +18
65.
Bernard
118 -5
65.
Victor
118 -1
67.
Alan
115 -11
68.
Earl
109 -5
69.
Hugh
106 +11
70.
Harvey
104 -8
71.
Andrew
100 +2
71.
Clarence
100 +2
73.
Allen
97 -6
74.
Leslie
93 +2
75.
Glen
92 -9
76.
Maurice
90 -1
77.
Wilfred
88 -10
78.
Glenn
85 +2
79.
Lorne
84 -12
80.
Russell
83 -9
81.
Edwin
81 +7
82.
Eric
78 +11
83.
Anthony
77 -1
83.
Fredrick
77 -7
85.
Arnold
76 -6
86.
Melvin
75 -16
87.
Louis
74 +4
87.
Samuel
74 +7
89.
Eugene
72 -3
90.
Ian
71 -3
91.
Cecil
69 0
91.
Jean
69 +4
91.
Jerry
69 new
94.
Neil
68 -12
95.
Leo
67 -7
95.
Marvin
67 +4
95.
Terrence
67 0
98.
Martin
62 new
99.
Grant
59 0
99.
Infant
59 -9
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Marie
2,238 0
2.
Mary
2,169 0
3.
Margaret
1,320 0
4.
Patricia
1,177 +1
5.
Barbara
1,053 -1
6.
Joan
778 +1
7.
Shirley
746 -1
8.
Carol
729 +2
9.
Elizabeth
702 -1
10.
Marilyn
648 -1
11.
Judith
599 +5
12.
Donna
598 0
13.
Helen
595 -2
14.
Sandra
538 +4
15.
Dorothy
475 -2
16.
Nancy
395 +3
17.
Jean
393 +7
18.
Ruth
370 -4
19.
Betty
363 -4
20.
Joyce
362 0
21.
Gail
329 +6
22.
Gloria
323 +30
22.
Marion
323 -1
24.
Baby
313 -7
24.
Beverley
313 -1
26.
Sharon
301 +11
27.
Linda
298 +28
28.
Frances
295 -3
29.
Lois
283 +3
30.
Diane
277 +13
31.
Marlene
274 -9
32.
Janet
271 -6
33.
Eleanor
258 -2
34.
Carole
251 +12
35.
Beverly
244 +7
36.
Marjorie
233 -9
37.
Alice
230 +10
38.
Catherine
229 -9
38.
Kathleen
229 -2
40.
Irene
227 -6
41.
Norma
225 -11
42.
Sheila
217 -9
42.
Sylvia
217 -1
44.
Evelyn
216 -4
45.
Audrey
214 0
46.
Doreen
211 -11
47.
Ann
208 +4
48.
June
204 -9
49.
Anne
198 -1
50.
Brenda
194 +11
51.
Carolyn
190 +3
52.
Jacqueline
187 -3
52.
Rose
187 -8
54.
Doris
175 -16
55.
Florence
169 -6
56.
Elaine
165 0
56.
Susan
165 +29
58.
Lorraine
159 +6
59.
Phyllis
155 -6
60.
Lillian
148 -3
61.
Maureen
141 +6
62.
Joanne
138 -2
63.
Edith
135 +2
64.
Geraldine
130 +2
65.
Muriel
128 +4
66.
Myrna
126 +11
67.
Eileen
125 +5
68.
Bonnie
123 new
69.
Pauline
122 +15
70.
Heather
120 new
71.
Jane
118 -3
72.
Anna
116 -10
72.
Diana
116 +9
74.
Dianne
111 +26
75.
Arlene
110 -12
75.
Lorna
110 -2
77.
Mildred
108 -3
78.
Elsie
105 -19
79.
Karen
104 +21
80.
Grace
103 -22
81.
Edna
102 -6
82.
Virginia
100 -3
83.
Gladys
98 -14
84.
Annie
97 -13
85.
Ethel
96 +7
86.
Deanna
95 +3
86.
Yvonne
95 -9
88.
Constance
94 -12
89.
Ellen
91 new
90.
Jeanette
90 -11
90.
Roberta
90 +1
92.
Valerie
89 new
93.
Beatrice
88 -7
94.
Louise
87 -13
95.
Rosemary
85 new
96.
Lynda
84 new
97.
Marguerite
83 -10
98.
Theresa
82 -10
99.
Loretta
81 -7
100.
Bernice
80 -19
100.
Janice
80 new
100.
Laura
80 -6