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.
John
3,139 +1
2.
Joseph
3,117 -1
3.
Robert
3,015 -1
4.
William
2,664 0
5.
James
2,290 0
6.
David
1,753 0
7.
Donald
1,509 0
8.
Ronald
1,422 0
9.
Kenneth
1,119 0
10.
Richard
996 0
11.
Douglas
894 +2
12.
Thomas
847 0
13.
George
846 -2
14.
Gary
725 0
15.
Edward
700 0
16.
Michael
658 +3
17.
Peter
627 +1
18.
Gordon
625 -2
19.
Paul
622 -2
20.
Brian
615 +2
21.
Gerald
605 0
22.
Charles
580 -2
23.
Wayne
564 0
24.
Larry
457 +1
25.
Raymond
456 -1
26.
Dennis
429 0
27.
Lawrence
398 +3
28.
Norman
371 +3
29.
Frederick
361 -1
30.
Arthur
336 +3
31.
Barry
326 -4
32.
Harold
325 0
33.
Allan
318 +1
34.
Bruce
311 -5
35.
Baby
287 0
36.
Stanley
255 +3
37.
Albert
247 0
38.
Roger
246 +2
39.
Walter
235 -3
40.
Garry
234 0
41.
Francis
226 +6
42.
Daniel
223 +1
43.
Roy
222 +2
44.
Leonard
217 -6
45.
Frank
206 -1
46.
Ralph
204 +5
47.
Keith
195 +6
48.
Harry
194 +1
48.
Patrick
194 -6
50.
Howard
185 +8
51.
Stephen
184 -5
52.
Ernest
180 -4
53.
Alan
178 +7
54.
Clifford
174 +1
54.
Murray
174 -4
56.
Carl
172 -2
57.
Eric
165 +26
57.
Lloyd
165 -5
59.
Ross
149 +3
60.
Jack
146 -4
61.
Leslie
144 +6
62.
Henry
141 +4
62.
Lorne
141 -1
64.
Victor
140 -7
65.
Alexander
138 -2
66.
Terrance
137 +26
67.
Glen
136 +15
68.
Harvey
135 +5
69.
Alfred
132 -5
70.
Herbert
127 0
70.
Terrence
127 +23
72.
Earl
120 -7
73.
Philip
116 -14
74.
Allen
115 +4
74.
Ian
115 0
76.
Bernard
114 -5
77.
Andrew
113 -8
78.
Glenn
112 +5
79.
Russell
111 +7
80.
Reginald
109 -12
81.
Melvin
108 -2
82.
Hugh
107 -10
83.
Edwin
98 +6
83.
Neil
98 +3
85.
Maurice
97 +5
86.
Bryan
93 -7
87.
Fredrick
92 +4
88.
Terry
88 +5
88.
Wilfred
88 -13
90.
Anthony
87 -11
90.
Clarence
87 -14
90.
Grant
87 -4
93.
Martin
86 new
94.
Jean
83 +1
95.
Jerry
82 new
96.
Louis
80 +2
97.
Dale
79 new
98.
Arnold
71 -21
98.
Franklin
71 -2
100.
Christopher
70 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,549 +1
2.
Marie
2,485 -1
3.
Margaret
1,424 0
4.
Patricia
1,315 0
5.
Sharon
1,249 +4
6.
Barbara
1,202 -1
7.
Carol
1,149 -1
8.
Judith
1,045 -1
9.
Sandra
989 -1
10.
Linda
901 +5
11.
Donna
848 -1
12.
Shirley
739 -1
13.
Elizabeth
729 +1
14.
Joan
710 -2
15.
Marilyn
663 -2
16.
Diane
549 +1
17.
Nancy
528 +3
18.
Helen
524 -2
19.
Karen
499 +2
20.
Dorothy
474 -2
21.
Gail
434 +1
22.
Susan
428 +11
23.
Carolyn
407 0
24.
Gloria
404 -5
25.
Janet
386 +1
26.
Ruth
383 -2
27.
Betty
347 0
28.
Beverley
341 +1
29.
Jean
338 +1
30.
Joyce
331 -5
31.
Frances
312 -1
32.
Dianne
304 +4
33.
Lynda
297 +28
34.
Catherine
296 +1
35.
Marlene
283 -1
36.
Carole
282 -8
37.
Marion
277 -5
38.
Kathleen
276 -1
39.
Sheila
259 -1
40.
Bonnie
245 +13
40.
Lois
245 -1
42.
Beverly
236 +1
43.
Evelyn
224 +8
44.
Heather
220 +14
45.
Marjorie
219 +3
46.
Eleanor
218 -6
47.
Brenda
215 +9
48.
Elaine
213 +5
48.
Joanne
213 -3
48.
Maureen
213 +7
51.
Baby
209 -4
52.
Doreen
206 -1
53.
Anne
204 -8
54.
Lorraine
200 +9
55.
Rose
191 +5
56.
Norma
190 -15
57.
Ann
188 -7
58.
Jacqueline
182 +7
58.
Sylvia
182 0
60.
June
179 -17
61.
Diana
174 +3
61.
Doris
174 +1
63.
Irene
169 -15
64.
Alice
166 -22
65.
Phyllis
160 +2
66.
Audrey
157 -9
66.
Wendy
157 +2
68.
Janice
148 +9
69.
Eileen
144 +23
70.
Florence
142 -4
71.
Jane
140 0
71.
Virginia
140 +4
73.
Pauline
138 +2
74.
Judy
136 +23
75.
Darlene
135 -3
76.
Grace
129 +8
77.
Katherine
126 +6
78.
Edith
125 -8
79.
Anna
121 +6
79.
Arlene
121 0
81.
Lillian
120 -12
82.
Valerie
119 new
83.
Sharron
115 +11
84.
Constance
114 new
85.
Louise
113 -4
85.
Rita
113 +3
87.
Kathryn
110 new
88.
Roberta
109 +1
89.
Ellen
108 -12
90.
Muriel
106 +2
91.
Geraldine
103 -12
92.
Lorna
100 -18
93.
Jeanette
99 -4
94.
Caroline
98 -21
94.
Edna
98 -12
96.
Lynn
95 new
97.
Sally
91 new
98.
Yvonne
90 -3
99.
Rosemary
89 -12
100.
Gladys
88 -2