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.
Robert
4,265 +1
2.
John
4,233 -1
3.
Joseph
3,541 0
4.
William
3,038 0
5.
David
3,022 +1
6.
James
2,904 -1
7.
Richard
2,007 0
8.
Donald
1,806 0
9.
Ronald
1,768 0
10.
Kenneth
1,393 0
11.
Brian
1,349 +1
12.
Michael
1,343 +2
13.
Douglas
1,335 -2
14.
Thomas
1,155 -1
15.
Paul
1,088 +1
16.
Wayne
1,054 +1
17.
Gary
993 -2
18.
George
949 0
19.
Peter
911 0
20.
Larry
769 +4
21.
Edward
763 +1
22.
Gordon
750 -2
23.
Dennis
670 0
24.
Gerald
669 -3
25.
Charles
619 0
26.
Bruce
579 0
27.
Daniel
541 +2
28.
Raymond
521 -1
29.
Allan
508 -1
30.
Barry
496 0
31.
Lawrence
491 0
32.
Stephen
474 +2
33.
Frederick
406 -1
34.
Norman
389 +1
35.
Patrick
372 +1
36.
Garry
348 -3
37.
Gregory
343 +6
38.
Baby
335 +2
39.
Harold
331 -2
40.
Arthur
316 +1
41.
Roger
307 -3
42.
Alan
290 -4
43.
Leonard
288 -1
44.
Roy
280 0
45.
Keith
278 +5
46.
Terry
261 +6
47.
Murray
247 -1
48.
Walter
246 -1
49.
Glenn
235 +10
49.
Philip
235 +17
51.
Terrance
232 -2
52.
Frank
228 -4
53.
Ian
225 +21
54.
Albert
224 -4
55.
Stanley
219 -10
56.
Francis
218 0
57.
Harry
214 -3
58.
Bryan
211 +3
59.
Eric
205 +3
60.
Howard
198 -2
61.
Christopher
196 +19
61.
Ernest
196 -4
63.
Andrew
194 +15
64.
Ralph
192 -11
65.
Glen
191 +6
66.
Lloyd
184 -4
67.
Lorne
182 +3
68.
Steven
181 +24
69.
Timothy
176 +10
70.
Jack
174 +3
71.
Leslie
173 -6
72.
Carl
167 -4
73.
Allen
166 -5
74.
Clifford
165 -14
74.
Ross
165 -19
76.
Russell
158 -1
77.
Alexander
157 -13
78.
Terrence
151 -11
79.
Henry
135 +12
80.
Martin
128 +15
80.
Victor
128 -9
82.
Earl
127 -1
83.
Mark
124 +10
84.
Danny
122 new
85.
Hugh
118 0
85.
Reginald
118 -3
87.
Dale
117 +3
87.
Herbert
117 -3
89.
Anthony
115 -7
89.
Neil
115 -1
91.
Alfred
114 -15
92.
Bernard
112 -16
93.
Edwin
110 new
94.
Denis
104 new
94.
Fredrick
104 -7
94.
Harvey
104 -8
97.
Grant
101 +2
98.
Warren
100 -1
99.
Rodney
99 -10
100.
Terence
96 0
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Linda
3,578 +2
2.
Mary
2,859 -1
3.
Marie
2,706 -1
4.
Patricia
1,999 0
5.
Barbara
1,988 0
6.
Sharon
1,614 0
7.
Margaret
1,554 0
8.
Susan
1,343 +3
9.
Judith
1,335 0
10.
Carol
1,324 -2
11.
Sandra
1,264 -1
12.
Donna
1,196 0
13.
Nancy
897 +2
14.
Lynda
893 +8
15.
Shirley
837 -2
16.
Elizabeth
834 -2
17.
Karen
732 +1
18.
Marilyn
686 -1
19.
Diane
673 0
20.
Joan
624 -4
21.
Janet
543 0
22.
Gail
511 -2
23.
Heather
499 +1
24.
Bonnie
496 +4
25.
Catherine
476 +2
26.
Helen
462 -3
27.
Brenda
442 +9
28.
Dianne
419 -3
29.
Cheryl
416 -4
30.
Kathleen
412 +8
31.
Dorothy
400 +2
32.
Carolyn
396 -2
32.
Janice
396 +3
34.
Wendy
377 +12
35.
Frances
370 +1
36.
Sheila
367 +4
37.
Gloria
366 -9
38.
Beverley
361 -6
38.
Ruth
361 -7
40.
Betty
360 -6
41.
Maureen
358 0
42.
Joanne
335 -1
43.
Jane
333 +2
44.
Joyce
330 0
45.
Jean
327 -6
46.
Beverly
321 +3
47.
Marlene
297 +3
48.
Elaine
288 0
49.
Pamela
275 +22
50.
Anne
274 -4
51.
Darlene
271 +4
52.
Lorraine
269 -1
53.
Jacqueline
267 +5
54.
Lois
266 -1
55.
Marion
264 -12
56.
Ann
257 +8
56.
Judy
257 -1
58.
Valerie
256 +9
59.
Lynn
255 -5
60.
Diana
252 -8
61.
Evelyn
239 +1
62.
Marjorie
229 -1
63.
Baby
225 -6
64.
Kathryn
221 +8
65.
Suzanne
218 -6
66.
Norma
209 -6
67.
Irene
207 -3
68.
Doreen
206 -2
69.
Christine
196 +25
70.
Rose
194 -7
71.
June
192 -4
71.
Rosemary
192 +7
73.
Alice
190 0
74.
Louise
179 +2
75.
Eleanor
175 -1
75.
Sylvia
175 -1
77.
Pauline
169 +6
78.
Phyllis
167 -8
79.
Constance
166 +4
80.
Lynne
163 +5
81.
Virginia
161 -1
82.
Katherine
160 -3
83.
Ellen
156 +5
83.
Laura
156 +15
85.
Sharron
152 +4
86.
Carole
146 -17
87.
Leslie
143 +12
88.
Arlene
142 +7
88.
Eileen
142 -2
90.
Geraldine
138 0
91.
Doris
137 -14
92.
Lorna
135 -1
93.
Florence
133 +6
94.
Theresa
131 -2
95.
Audrey
129 -15
96.
Victoria
126 new
97.
Janis
125 new
98.
Edith
121 -16
99.
Rita
120 -3
100.
Roberta
117 new