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
145 +11
37.
Albert
258 -1
64.
Alexander
124 -15
65.
Alfred
123 -6
36.
Allan
263 -1
77.
Allen
97 -4
96.
Alvin
67 new
77.
Andrew
97 -6
87.
Anthony
81 -4
93.
Arnold
74 -8
34.
Arthur
273 -5
30.
Baby
306 -9
31.
Barry
295 +3
71.
Bernard
112 -6
29.
Brian
338 +4
32.
Bruce
291 -2
57.
Carl
143 -5
16.
Charles
598 -2
76.
Clarence
98 -5
52.
Clifford
154 +1
40.
Daniel
198 +3
6.
David
1,321 +1
35.
Dennis
266 +1
7.
Donald
1,316 -1
15.
Douglas
620 +2
68.
Earl
116 0
14.
Edward
635 -1
79.
Edwin
91 +2
85.
Eric
82 -3
44.
Ernest
179 +2
90.
Eugene
77 -1
39.
Francis
200 +2
41.
Frank
186 -2
83.
Franklin
87 new
24.
Frederick
379 0
81.
Fredrick
90 +2
47.
Garry
167 +17
13.
Gary
636 +3
9.
George
902 0
17.
Gerald
582 -2
69.
Glen
115 +6
88.
Glenn
79 -10
21.
Gordon
492 -3
85.
Grant
82 +14
27.
Harold
351 0
47.
Harry
167 +4
67.
Harvey
118 +3
59.
Henry
133 -5
59.
Herbert
133 +3
55.
Howard
147 +2
88.
Hugh
79 -19
95.
Ian
71 -5
100.
Ivan
61 new
53.
Jack
150 +2
5.
James
1,833 0
92.
Jean
75 -1
2.
John
2,763 0
1.
Joseph
2,975 0
61.
Keith
130 -3
10.
Kenneth
901 0
23.
Larry
393 +9
25.
Lawrence
364 +3
97.
Leo
66 -2
50.
Leonard
163 -10
79.
Leslie
91 -5
51.
Lloyd
159 -6
61.
Lorne
130 +18
94.
Louis
72 -7
99.
Martin
62 -1
91.
Maurice
76 -15
75.
Melvin
103 +11
20.
Michael
496 +2
49.
Murray
166 0
84.
Neil
86 +10
25.
Norman
364 0
44.
Patrick
179 +3
18.
Paul
543 +1
19.
Peter
523 +1
58.
Philip
138 +4
46.
Ralph
175 -3
28.
Raymond
349 -5
71.
Reginald
112 -10
11.
Richard
765 +1
3.
Robert
2,728 0
38.
Roger
220 +10
8.
Ronald
1,202 0
66.
Ross
121 -11
43.
Roy
181 -1
74.
Russell
104 +6
98.
Samuel
64 -11
42.
Stanley
183 -4
63.
Stephen
128 -3
82.
Terrence
89 +13
12.
Thomas
763 -1
54.
Victor
148 +11
33.
Walter
275 -2
22.
Wayne
412 +4
73.
Wilfred
108 +4
4.
William
2,406 0
69.
Winston
115 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
96.
Agnes
88 new
49.
Alice
199 -12
54.
Ann
184 -7
79.
Anna
108 -7
47.
Anne
201 +2
100.
Annie
83 -16
74.
Arlene
123 +1
53.
Audrey
191 -8
39.
Baby
225 -15
5.
Barbara
1,119 0
98.
Beatrice
85 -5
84.
Bernice
102 +16
23.
Betty
358 -4
22.
Beverley
366 +2
44.
Beverly
207 -9
55.
Bonnie
182 +13
49.
Brenda
199 +1
6.
Carol
858 +2
37.
Carole
231 -3
30.
Carolyn
285 +21
31.
Catherine
278 +7
88.
Constance
98 0
100.
Darlene
83 new
97.
Deanna
87 -11
64.
Diana
155 +8
19.
Diane
411 +11
51.
Dianne
197 +23
12.
Donna
623 0
45.
Doreen
203 +1
59.
Doris
170 -5
15.
Dorothy
501 0
68.
Edith
133 -5
90.
Edna
96 -9
95.
Eileen
89 -28
60.
Elaine
165 -4
42.
Eleanor
210 -9
10.
Elizabeth
709 -1
75.
Ellen
120 +14
89.
Elsie
97 -11
41.
Evelyn
214 +3
60.
Florence
165 -5
27.
Frances
304 +1
25.
Gail
326 -4
67.
Geraldine
138 -3
84.
Gladys
102 -1
21.
Gloria
382 +1
92.
Grace
93 -12
65.
Heather
144 +5
14.
Helen
541 -1
38.
Irene
228 +2
56.
Jacqueline
180 -4
69.
Jane
132 +2
29.
Janet
299 +3
80.
Janice
106 +20
26.
Jean
310 -9
100.
Jeanette
83 -10
7.
Joan
764 -1
58.
Joanne
177 +4
24.
Joyce
337 -4
9.
Judith
729 +2
40.
June
215 +8
36.
Karen
239 +43
83.
Katherine
104 new
35.
Kathleen
241 +3
94.
Laura
91 +6
69.
Lillian
132 -9
17.
Linda
477 +10
33.
Lois
256 -4
78.
Lorna
110 -3
60.
Lorraine
165 -2
91.
Louise
95 +3
75.
Lynda
120 +21
3.
Margaret
1,325 0
99.
Marian
84 new
1.
Marie
2,303 0
13.
Marilyn
592 -3
32.
Marion
268 -10
43.
Marjorie
208 -7
27.
Marlene
304 +4
2.
Mary
2,231 0
63.
Maureen
162 -2
84.
Muriel
102 -19
82.
Myrna
105 -16
20.
Nancy
393 -4
48.
Norma
200 -7
4.
Patricia
1,253 0
77.
Pauline
113 -8
66.
Phyllis
141 -7
71.
Roberta
128 +19
57.
Rose
179 -5
87.
Rosemary
99 +8
18.
Ruth
421 0
11.
Sandra
663 +3
16.
Sharon
494 +10
34.
Sheila
253 +8
8.
Shirley
746 -1
45.
Susan
203 +11
52.
Sylvia
195 -10
72.
Valerie
125 +20
73.
Virginia
124 +9
93.
Wendy
92 new
80.
Yvonne
106 +6