Popular Names in England and Wales

Information from National Statistics
Boys
Rank Name +/-
1.
David
+1
2.
John
-1
3.
Stephen
+37
4.
Michael
-1
5.
Peter
-1
6.
Robert
-1
7.
Paul
+21
8.
Alan
0
9.
Christopher
+7
10.
Richard
+1
11.
Anthony
-5
12.
Andrew
+33
13.
Ian
+10
14.
James
-4
15.
William
-6
16.
Philip
+16
17.
Brian
-10
18.
Keith
-4
19.
Graham
+3
20.
Kevin
+47
21.
Martin
+20
22.
Colin
-7
23.
Steven
new
24.
Thomas
-5
25.
Kenneth
-13
26.
Raymond
-9
27.
Nigel
+42
28.
Geoffrey
-3
29.
Terence
-11
30.
Trevor
+3
31.
Malcolm
-7
32.
Mark
new
33.
Barry
-13
34.
Gary
+61
35.
George
-14
36.
Nicholas
+40
37.
Derek
-10
38.
Charles
0
39.
Patrick
-8
40.
Timothy
+37
41.
Roger
-28
42.
Leslie
-7
43.
Ronald
-17
44.
Clive
+6
45.
Edward
-16
46.
Neil
+34
47.
Joseph
-11
48.
Jeffrey
+3
49.
Stuart
+6
50.
Roy
-20
51.
Gordon
-7
52.
Jonathan
new
53.
Simon
new
54.
Adrian
+20
55.
Dennis
-21
56.
Mohammed
+31
57.
Phillip
+36
58.
Allan
0
59.
Robin
-2
60.
Gerald
-11
61.
Francis
-7
62.
Eric
-23
63.
Bernard
-26
64.
Donald
-11
65.
Frank
-19
66.
Norman
-23
67.
Frederick
-25
68.
Howard
-4
69.
Douglas
-17
70.
Jeremy
new
71.
Alexander
-5
72.
Arthur
-25
73.
Daniel
+9
74.
Abdul
new
75.
Martyn
new
76.
Leonard
-17
77.
Lawrence
+6
78.
Gerard
new
79.
Tony
+17
80.
Bryan
-1
81.
Clifford
-13
82.
Garry
new
83.
Henry
-20
84.
Mohammad
new
85.
Gareth
new
86.
Stanley
-26
87.
Vincent
+7
88.
Victor
-32
89.
Hugh
-5
90.
Mohamed
new
91.
Stewart
new
92.
Terry
-4
93.
Albert
-32
94.
Gregory
new
95.
Maurice
-33
96.
Julian
new
97.
Denis
-12
98.
Glenn
new
99.
Antony
new
100.
Harry
-35
Girls
Rank Name +/-
1.
Susan
+6
2.
Linda
+22
3.
Christine
0
4.
Margaret
-3
5.
Janet
+3
6.
Patricia
-4
7.
Carol
+5
8.
Elizabeth
+7
9.
Mary
-5
10.
Anne
+10
11.
Ann
-5
12.
Jane
+41
13.
Jacqueline
+12
14.
Barbara
-4
15.
Sandra
-2
16.
Gillian
+7
17.
Pauline
-3
18.
Elaine
+32
19.
Lesley
+36
20.
Angela
+17
21.
Pamela
-4
22.
Helen
+23
23.
Jennifer
-5
24.
Valerie
-13
25.
Jean
-20
26.
Catherine
+16
27.
Julie
+65
28.
Kathleen
-9
29.
Denise
+50
30.
Maureen
-21
31.
Judith
-1
32.
Wendy
-3
33.
Diane
+2
34.
Sheila
-13
35.
Janice
+14
36.
Lynn
new
37.
Karen
new
38.
Yvonne
+5
39.
Lynne
new
40.
Shirley
-1
41.
Marion
-1
42.
Maria
+15
43.
Rosemary
-7
44.
Carole
-17
45.
Joan
-29
46.
Marilyn
+8
47.
June
-15
48.
Lorraine
new
49.
Lynda
+24
50.
Sally
+35
51.
Marian
+30
52.
Brenda
-30
53.
Alison
new
54.
Teresa
+29
55.
Julia
+15
56.
Heather
+2
57.
Marie
+3
58.
Eileen
-30
59.
Deborah
new
60.
Kathryn
new
61.
Hilary
+1
62.
Caroline
+33
63.
Sharon
new
64.
Sylvia
-38
65.
Ruth
0
66.
Irene
-32
67.
Dorothy
-36
68.
Sarah
+18
69.
Frances
-21
70.
Josephine
-26
71.
Jill
-8
72.
Joyce
-39
73.
Hazel
-26
74.
Annette
new
75.
Beverley
new
76.
Gail
new
77.
Rita
-36
78.
Geraldine
+20
79.
Diana
-28
80.
Carolyn
-4
81.
Christina
-7
82.
Penelope
-10
83.
Jeanette
-8
84.
Suzanne
new
85.
Amanda
new
86.
Dawn
new
87.
Theresa
new
88.
Anna
new
89.
Joy
+1
90.
Doreen
-52
91.
Fiona
new
92.
Cheryl
new
93.
Kay
-13
94.
Glynis
new
95.
Anita
-17
96.
Stephanie
new
97.
Nicola
new
98.
Veronica
-46
99.
Andrea
new
100.
Audrey
-33