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
3,804 +1
2.
Robert
3,692 +1
3.
Joseph
3,386 -2
4.
William
2,774 0
5.
James
2,547 0
6.
David
2,476 0
7.
Richard
1,875 +2
8.
Donald
1,684 -1
9.
Ronald
1,623 -1
10.
Kenneth
1,296 0
11.
Douglas
1,151 0
12.
Brian
1,084 +6
13.
Thomas
1,063 -1
14.
Michael
1,062 0
15.
Gary
1,019 -2
16.
Paul
1,017 0
17.
Wayne
879 +3
18.
George
844 -3
19.
Peter
765 -2
20.
Gordon
691 +1
21.
Gerald
679 +2
22.
Edward
678 -3
23.
Dennis
646 +1
24.
Larry
644 +1
25.
Charles
602 -3
26.
Bruce
475 +2
27.
Raymond
464 -1
28.
Allan
440 +2
29.
Daniel
417 +1
30.
Barry
411 +2
31.
Lawrence
405 -4
32.
Frederick
400 -3
33.
Garry
358 +3
34.
Stephen
352 +8
35.
Norman
349 -2
36.
Patrick
311 +3
37.
Harold
309 -2
38.
Alan
287 +5
38.
Roger
287 +2
40.
Baby
285 -3
41.
Arthur
280 -7
42.
Leonard
256 -1
43.
Gregory
255 +30
44.
Roy
242 +5
45.
Stanley
221 0
46.
Murray
219 -2
47.
Walter
217 -9
48.
Frank
213 0
49.
Terrance
205 +15
50.
Albert
203 -5
50.
Keith
203 -3
52.
Terry
202 +6
53.
Ralph
199 -2
54.
Harry
191 0
55.
Ross
190 +2
56.
Francis
188 -3
57.
Ernest
184 -5
58.
Howard
183 -3
59.
Glenn
177 +17
60.
Clifford
174 -4
61.
Bryan
173 +5
62.
Eric
171 -3
62.
Lloyd
171 -1
64.
Alexander
169 +2
65.
Leslie
166 +5
66.
Philip
165 +5
67.
Terrence
160 +8
68.
Allen
158 +6
68.
Carl
158 -4
70.
Lorne
155 -8
71.
Glen
151 -9
71.
Victor
151 -21
73.
Jack
148 -13
74.
Ian
146 -2
75.
Russell
143 -9
76.
Alfred
141 +6
76.
Bernard
141 +4
78.
Andrew
135 -12
79.
Timothy
134 +10
80.
Christopher
133 +18
81.
Earl
126 +6
82.
Anthony
121 +3
82.
Reginald
121 +1
84.
Herbert
118 0
85.
Hugh
117 +11
86.
Harvey
115 -5
87.
Fredrick
112 -8
88.
Neil
111 -10
89.
Rodney
107 new
90.
Dale
105 new
91.
Henry
104 -14
92.
Steven
102 new
93.
Jean
101 -8
93.
Mark
101 new
95.
Martin
100 new
96.
Melvin
98 -3
97.
Warren
94 new
98.
Maurice
93 -3
99.
Grant
91 -8
100.
Terence
87 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Mary
2,674 +1
2.
Marie
2,608 -1
3.
Linda
1,797 +1
4.
Patricia
1,736 -1
5.
Barbara
1,498 +2
6.
Sharon
1,459 +2
7.
Margaret
1,449 -2
8.
Carol
1,439 -2
9.
Judith
1,217 0
10.
Sandra
1,214 0
11.
Susan
1,119 +3
12.
Donna
1,061 -1
13.
Shirley
801 -1
14.
Elizabeth
754 -1
15.
Nancy
747 +3
16.
Joan
691 -1
17.
Marilyn
642 -1
18.
Karen
641 +1
19.
Diane
636 -2
20.
Gail
557 +2
21.
Janet
513 0
22.
Lynda
504 +1
23.
Helen
466 -3
24.
Heather
447 +11
25.
Cheryl
423 +13
25.
Dianne
423 +2
27.
Catherine
408 +2
28.
Bonnie
396 +3
28.
Gloria
396 -3
30.
Carolyn
388 0
31.
Ruth
382 -5
32.
Beverley
377 +1
33.
Dorothy
365 -9
34.
Betty
354 -2
35.
Janice
352 +16
36.
Brenda
330 +6
36.
Frances
330 0
38.
Kathleen
323 +2
39.
Jean
316 -11
40.
Sheila
314 -6
41.
Joanne
304 +3
41.
Maureen
304 +10
43.
Marion
299 -4
44.
Joyce
295 -3
45.
Jane
278 -1
46.
Anne
274 +3
46.
Wendy
274 +16
48.
Elaine
272 -2
49.
Beverly
269 -1
50.
Marlene
265 -13
51.
Lorraine
262 -2
52.
Diana
258 +1
53.
Lois
244 -10
54.
Lynn
241 +15
55.
Darlene
230 -1
55.
Judy
230 +16
57.
Baby
229 -10
58.
Jacqueline
228 -2
59.
Suzanne
227 +30
60.
Norma
213 +6
61.
Marjorie
200 -3
62.
Evelyn
199 -7
63.
Rose
196 -3
64.
Ann
189 -6
64.
Irene
189 +2
66.
Doreen
186 -9
67.
June
183 +1
67.
Valerie
183 +6
69.
Carole
181 -8
70.
Phyllis
170 +8
71.
Pamela
168 +18
72.
Kathryn
165 +6
73.
Alice
164 -3
74.
Eleanor
162 -10
74.
Sylvia
162 -12
76.
Louise
161 -4
77.
Doris
159 -12
78.
Rosemary
155 +3
79.
Katherine
154 +4
80.
Audrey
153 +9
80.
Virginia
153 -6
82.
Edith
148 +17
83.
Constance
143 +2
83.
Pauline
143 -9
85.
Lynne
134 +1
86.
Eileen
130 -3
86.
Lillian
130 +10
88.
Ellen
129 new
89.
Sharron
126 +3
90.
Geraldine
124 -9
91.
Lorna
123 +7
92.
Theresa
121 0
93.
Caroline
118 -17
94.
Christine
117 new
95.
Arlene
116 -9
96.
Rita
115 -4
97.
Gayle
114 new
98.
Laura
112 new
99.
Colleen
111 new
99.
Florence
111 -21
99.
Leslie
111 new