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
3,123 0
2.
John
3,067 0
2.
Robert
3,067 +1
4.
William
2,662 0
5.
James
2,203 0
6.
David
1,548 0
7.
Donald
1,389 0
8.
Ronald
1,257 0
9.
Kenneth
1,036 +1
10.
Richard
915 +1
11.
George
870 -2
12.
Thomas
821 0
13.
Douglas
803 +2
14.
Gary
767 -1
15.
Edward
674 -1
16.
Gordon
623 +5
17.
Paul
614 +1
18.
Peter
605 +1
19.
Michael
601 +1
20.
Charles
557 -4
21.
Gerald
546 -4
22.
Brian
485 +7
23.
Wayne
474 -1
24.
Raymond
403 +4
25.
Larry
401 -2
26.
Dennis
379 +9
27.
Barry
368 +4
28.
Frederick
365 -4
29.
Bruce
362 +3
30.
Lawrence
359 -5
31.
Norman
354 -6
32.
Harold
321 -5
33.
Arthur
319 +1
34.
Allan
289 +2
35.
Baby
282 -5
36.
Walter
261 -3
37.
Albert
249 0
38.
Leonard
224 +12
39.
Stanley
216 +3
40.
Garry
215 +7
40.
Roger
215 -2
42.
Patrick
211 +2
43.
Daniel
209 -3
44.
Frank
206 -3
45.
Roy
201 -2
46.
Stephen
199 +17
47.
Francis
198 -8
48.
Ernest
184 -4
49.
Harry
176 -2
50.
Murray
172 -1
51.
Ralph
171 -5
52.
Lloyd
163 -1
53.
Keith
158 +8
54.
Carl
157 +3
55.
Clifford
156 -3
56.
Jack
154 -3
57.
Victor
152 -3
58.
Howard
147 -3
59.
Philip
146 -1
60.
Alan
145 -4
61.
Lorne
142 0
62.
Ross
137 +4
63.
Alexander
133 +1
64.
Alfred
132 +1
65.
Earl
129 +3
66.
Henry
128 -7
67.
Leslie
125 +12
68.
Reginald
124 +3
69.
Andrew
123 +8
70.
Herbert
119 -11
71.
Bernard
117 0
72.
Hugh
113 +16
73.
Harvey
110 -6
74.
Ian
107 +21
75.
Wilfred
104 -2
76.
Clarence
103 0
77.
Arnold
99 +16
78.
Allen
97 -1
79.
Anthony
96 +8
79.
Bryan
96 new
79.
Melvin
96 -4
82.
Glen
95 -13
83.
Eric
93 +2
83.
Glenn
93 +5
85.
Leo
89 +12
86.
Grant
86 -1
86.
Neil
86 -2
86.
Russell
86 -12
89.
Edwin
82 -10
90.
Maurice
81 +1
91.
Fredrick
80 -10
92.
Terrance
79 new
93.
Terrence
76 -11
93.
Terry
76 new
95.
Jean
73 -3
96.
Franklin
72 -13
97.
Eugene
69 -7
98.
Louis
68 -4
99.
Samuel
67 -1
99.
Winston
67 -30
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Marie
2,503 0
2.
Mary
2,281 0
3.
Margaret
1,335 0
4.
Patricia
1,298 0
5.
Barbara
1,134 0
6.
Carol
1,041 0
7.
Judith
861 +2
8.
Sandra
839 +3
9.
Sharon
799 +7
10.
Donna
798 +2
11.
Shirley
791 -3
12.
Joan
728 -5
13.
Marilyn
714 0
14.
Elizabeth
650 -4
15.
Linda
591 +2
16.
Helen
541 -2
17.
Diane
489 +2
18.
Dorothy
481 -3
19.
Gloria
435 +2
20.
Nancy
430 0
21.
Karen
426 +15
22.
Gail
394 +3
23.
Carolyn
386 +7
24.
Ruth
384 -6
25.
Joyce
366 -1
26.
Janet
362 +3
27.
Betty
359 -4
28.
Carole
353 +9
29.
Beverley
321 -7
30.
Frances
314 -3
30.
Jean
314 -4
32.
Marion
303 0
33.
Susan
297 +12
34.
Marlene
279 -7
35.
Catherine
268 -4
36.
Dianne
257 +15
37.
Kathleen
250 -2
38.
Sheila
246 -4
39.
Lois
243 -6
40.
Eleanor
226 +2
41.
Norma
220 +7
42.
Alice
215 +7
43.
Beverly
212 +1
43.
June
212 -3
45.
Anne
210 +2
45.
Joanne
210 +13
47.
Baby
207 -8
48.
Irene
206 -10
48.
Marjorie
206 -5
50.
Ann
205 +4
51.
Doreen
202 -6
51.
Evelyn
202 -10
53.
Bonnie
194 +2
53.
Elaine
194 +7
55.
Maureen
193 +8
56.
Brenda
190 -7
57.
Audrey
189 -4
58.
Heather
188 +7
58.
Sylvia
188 -6
60.
Rose
182 -3
61.
Lynda
181 +14
62.
Doris
176 -3
63.
Lorraine
170 -3
64.
Diana
165 0
65.
Jacqueline
160 -9
66.
Florence
158 -6
67.
Phyllis
155 -1
68.
Wendy
149 +25
69.
Lillian
141 0
70.
Edith
135 -2
71.
Jane
134 -2
72.
Darlene
131 +28
73.
Caroline
128 new
74.
Lorna
120 +4
75.
Pauline
118 +2
75.
Virginia
118 -2
77.
Ellen
114 -2
77.
Janice
114 +3
79.
Arlene
113 -5
79.
Geraldine
113 -12
81.
Louise
110 +10
82.
Edna
108 +8
83.
Katherine
107 0
84.
Grace
104 +8
85.
Anna
103 -6
85.
Mildred
103 new
87.
Rosemary
102 0
88.
Rita
101 new
89.
Elsie
98 0
89.
Jeanette
98 +11
89.
Roberta
98 -18
92.
Eileen
97 +3
92.
Muriel
97 -8
94.
Sharron
95 new
95.
Charlotte
92 new
95.
Yvonne
92 -15
97.
Judy
90 new
98.
Gladys
89 -14
99.
Bernice
88 -15
100.
Beatrice
85 -2
100.
Theresa
85 new