Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
John
1,384 0
2.
Peter
1,244 +1
3.
David
1,177 -1
4.
Michael
865 0
5.
Robert
729 0
6.
Paul
712 0
7.
Stephen
681 0
8.
Kevin
562 0
9.
Christopher
547 0
10.
Ian
492 +1
11.
Mark
452 +2
12.
Richard
433 +2
13.
William
426 -2
14.
Brian
387 -4
15.
Bruce
383 +1
16.
Murray
372 +1
17.
Alan
371 -2
18.
Anthony
368 +4
19.
Wayne
364 0
20.
James
351 0
21.
Graeme
350 -3
22.
Gary
336 -2
23.
Graham
316 0
24.
Barry
290 +1
25.
Colin
274 +1
26.
Ross
265 +3
27.
Geoffrey
264 +4
28.
Raymond
252 +4
29.
Kenneth
249 -1
30.
Philip
246 -6
31.
Trevor
241 -4
32.
Neil
227 +8
33.
Grant
220 -3
34.
Donald
212 +1
35.
Gregory
208 +3
36.
Steven
200 +2
37.
Allan
199 -3
38.
Garry
196 +5
39.
Roger
194 -2
40.
Andrew
192 +1
41.
Keith
182 -9
42.
Ronald
168 -6
43.
Warren
161 -1
44.
Russell
153 0
44.
Thomas
153 +1
46.
Dennis
151 0
47.
Stuart
145 +1
48.
Timothy
141 +13
49.
Malcolm
139 +4
50.
Douglas
132 -1
51.
Edward
131 +4
52.
Phillip
128 -5
53.
Robin
127 -2
54.
Martin
124 +4
55.
Gavin
122 +15
56.
Patrick
121 +4
57.
Gordon
118 -3
57.
Leslie
118 -6
59.
Charles
116 -1
59.
Terence
116 -2
61.
George
113 -11
62.
Craig
110 +5
63.
Lindsay
108 -1
64.
Jeffrey
99 +5
65.
Bryan
98 +9
66.
Joseph
96 -2
67.
Glenn
95 +11
68.
Rex
94 -4
69.
Kerry
92 -5
70.
Neville
91 -14
70.
Noel
91 -7
72.
Nigel
88 0
73.
Tony
87 +3
74.
Alexander
82 -2
74.
Arthur
82 +4
74.
Brent
82 -7
77.
Rodney
75 -6
78.
Simon
69 +13
79.
Maurice
67 +13
80.
Lance
63 +12
81.
Eric
62 -4
82.
Francis
61 +2
83.
Bernard
59 -2
84.
Owen
58 -9
84.
Stewart
58 +15
86.
Gerard
56 +1
87.
Nicholas
55 +5
88.
Derek
53 0
88.
Roy
53 +10
90.
Gerald
52 new
91.
Hugh
50 new
92.
Brett
48 0
92.
Desmond
48 -2
92.
Mervyn
48 -7
92.
Norman
48 -4
92.
Warwick
48 new
97.
Lawrence
47 -19
98.
Frank
46 new
98.
Lloyd
46 new
98.
Shane
46 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Susan
743 +1
2.
Christine
689 -1
3.
Margaret
559 0
4.
Judith
459 0
5.
Jennifer
448 0
6.
Karen
432 +8
7.
Patricia
421 +1
8.
Mary
398 -2
9.
Linda
386 0
10.
Barbara
375 0
11.
Elizabeth
363 -4
12.
Robyn
356 0
13.
Wendy
346 +5
14.
Helen
330 +1
15.
Heather
329 +5
16.
Lynette
317 -5
17.
Anne
309 -4
18.
Sandra
299 -1
19.
Diane
289 -3
20.
Carol
258 +2
21.
Pamela
247 0
22.
Janice
240 +1
23.
Janet
239 -4
24.
Suzanne
237 +1
25.
Raewyn
225 +4
26.
Sharon
222 +10
27.
Dianne
220 0
28.
Julie
214 -4
29.
Rosemary
198 0
30.
Deborah
190 +12
31.
Pauline
185 +1
32.
Alison
184 +1
33.
Kathleen
183 -2
34.
Denise
181 +1
35.
Catherine
178 +4
35.
Lorraine
178 -9
37.
Yvonne
165 +1
38.
Ann
156 +6
38.
Marie
156 +11
40.
Beverley
155 +1
41.
Lesley
154 -4
42.
Colleen
152 +5
42.
Shirley
152 -2
44.
Annette
149 +2
45.
Marilyn
144 -17
46.
Maureen
133 -4
47.
Glenda
130 +10
48.
Jane
127 0
49.
Jillian
125 -5
50.
Gail
124 -16
50.
Sheryl
124 0
52.
Brenda
123 +20
52.
Lynda
123 +8
54.
Jacqueline
120 +1
55.
Carolyn
117 -4
55.
Kay
117 -1
57.
Marion
116 +6
58.
Maria
111 +1
59.
Cheryl
110 -3
60.
Donna
109 +11
61.
Kathryn
108 -8
62.
Vicki
104 +11
63.
Jeanette
101 +4
64.
Jan
100 +2
65.
Gillian
99 -2
66.
Sally
96 -6
67.
Ruth
95 -10
68.
Jocelyn
93 +1
68.
Lynne
93 -6
70.
Jill
92 +3
71.
Joanne
91 +8
72.
Frances
89 -20
72.
Maree
89 new
74.
Valerie
87 +3
75.
Elaine
83 -8
76.
Dorothy
82 +8
77.
Glenys
81 -14
78.
Adrienne
79 +11
78.
Shona
79 +1
80.
Angela
78 -4
80.
Irene
78 -11
80.
Joy
78 -1
83.
Lois
73 -1
83.
Paula
73 +3
85.
Bronwyn
72 +5
85.
Vivienne
72 -8
87.
Fiona
71 new
88.
Louise
70 +5
89.
Stephanie
69 -6
90.
Debra
67 new
91.
Christina
66 +5
92.
Ngaire
65 +8
93.
Diana
64 -6
93.
Jean
64 new
95.
Claire
63 +1
96.
Joan
62 -12
96.
Lynnette
62 -4
98.
Penelope
61 -4
99.
Gloria
60 -11
100.
Katherine
59 new