Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Peter
1,431 0
2.
John
1,250 0
3.
David
1,168 0
4.
Michael
938 0
5.
Paul
776 0
6.
Stephen
760 0
7.
Robert
720 0
8.
Mark
642 +1
9.
Christopher
625 +1
10.
Kevin
532 -2
11.
Richard
481 +1
12.
Ian
464 -1
13.
Brian
453 0
14.
Anthony
452 +3
15.
William
405 -1
16.
Bruce
391 0
17.
Wayne
369 -2
18.
Gary
363 +1
18.
Murray
363 +4
20.
James
356 -2
21.
Alan
346 0
22.
Graeme
322 -2
23.
Grant
290 +1
24.
Barry
289 +1
25.
Graham
273 -2
25.
Ross
273 +8
27.
Geoffrey
272 0
28.
Philip
268 +4
29.
Colin
267 -4
30.
Gregory
254 0
31.
Trevor
243 +6
32.
Kenneth
233 -3
33.
Andrew
225 -5
34.
Neil
218 -4
35.
Allan
216 0
36.
Steven
215 -2
37.
Donald
202 -1
38.
Garry
197 +4
39.
Keith
196 +1
40.
Raymond
189 -2
41.
Thomas
179 +3
42.
Stuart
176 -3
43.
Phillip
173 +4
44.
Roger
164 -3
45.
Timothy
159 +12
46.
Martin
157 +4
47.
Ronald
154 +7
48.
Russell
153 -5
48.
Warren
153 +4
50.
Patrick
150 -4
51.
Craig
142 +4
52.
Brent
136 +12
53.
Douglas
135 -4
54.
Malcolm
132 -9
55.
Robin
130 +1
56.
Simon
129 +6
57.
Jeffrey
125 -9
58.
Lindsay
124 +11
59.
Nigel
120 +8
60.
Gordon
119 -9
61.
George
113 -8
62.
Dennis
111 -3
62.
Gavin
111 -3
64.
Bryan
109 +4
65.
Tony
106 +7
66.
Charles
105 -7
67.
Edward
104 -2
67.
Neville
104 -5
69.
Leslie
98 -11
70.
Glenn
96 +4
71.
Kerry
95 0
72.
Brett
93 +24
73.
Joseph
91 -4
74.
Rodney
90 +1
75.
Terence
88 -9
76.
Lance
86 +4
76.
Nicholas
86 +11
78.
Eric
82 0
79.
Bernard
81 +9
80.
Noel
80 -4
80.
Rex
80 -7
82.
Daniel
75 +3
83.
Owen
70 +17
84.
Alexander
69 -7
84.
Dean
69 +11
86.
Derek
68 -7
86.
Warwick
68 new
88.
Maurice
67 -6
89.
Gerard
63 -6
89.
Terry
63 +1
91.
Darryl
57 new
91.
Jonathan
57 new
91.
Shane
57 -8
94.
Francis
56 0
95.
Mervyn
53 new
96.
Gerald
52 new
96.
Norman
52 -16
98.
Allen
51 new
98.
Hugh
51 new
100.
Stewart
50 -10
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
Karen
826 +2
2.
Susan
813 -1
3.
Christine
773 -1
4.
Jennifer
460 +2
5.
Margaret
437 0
6.
Judith
427 -2
7.
Linda
413 +3
8.
Robyn
407 0
9.
Elizabeth
371 -2
10.
Wendy
368 +4
11.
Patricia
367 -2
12.
Sandra
363 +6
13.
Mary
354 -2
14.
Helen
334 -1
15.
Deborah
329 +13
16.
Anne
310 -1
17.
Barbara
302 -5
18.
Heather
296 -1
19.
Carol
292 +1
20.
Lynette
290 -1
21.
Diane
273 0
22.
Pamela
267 0
23.
Sharon
263 -8
24.
Suzanne
252 0
25.
Catherine
236 +2
26.
Julie
228 -3
27.
Raewyn
218 +2
28.
Jane
217 +12
29.
Janet
213 +1
30.
Shirley
210 +5
31.
Janice
209 -6
32.
Denise
204 +5
33.
Pauline
195 0
34.
Dianne
190 -8
35.
Joanne
181 +16
36.
Alison
177 -4
37.
Rosemary
175 -6
38.
Lorraine
173 -2
39.
Gail
172 +7
40.
Annette
164 -2
41.
Kathleen
162 -7
42.
Vicki
161 +16
43.
Donna
155 +21
44.
Marie
153 0
45.
Debra
149 +25
46.
Carolyn
143 +26
47.
Jacqueline
142 -3
47.
Yvonne
142 -6
49.
Lynda
138 +6
50.
Maureen
133 +3
51.
Kathryn
130 -4
52.
Sheryl
129 -2
53.
Ann
127 -14
54.
Colleen
124 -6
55.
Brenda
121 +2
55.
Jillian
121 -7
55.
Maria
121 +1
58.
Jan
119 +5
59.
Fiona
117 new
60.
Lesley
114 -18
61.
Beverley
113 -10
62.
Angela
112 +6
63.
Cheryl
111 -10
64.
Glenda
106 -21
65.
Sally
105 +2
66.
Gillian
102 -6
66.
Kerry
102 +26
68.
Kay
99 -7
69.
Maree
92 +2
70.
Frances
91 -4
70.
Shona
91 +12
72.
Glenys
87 +16
72.
Louise
87 +5
72.
Ruth
87 +4
75.
Diana
85 +9
76.
Penelope
84 +4
77.
Michelle
83 new
78.
Bronwyn
82 +16
79.
Christina
80 +20
79.
Valerie
80 -1
81.
Josephine
79 +11
81.
Lynne
79 -8
81.
Marilyn
79 -23
84.
Teresa
78 new
85.
Caroline
77 new
85.
Jocelyn
77 -5
87.
Joy
76 -25
88.
Elaine
75 +6
89.
Andrea
73 new
89.
Jeanette
73 -21
91.
Lois
72 +9
92.
Anna
71 -13
92.
Jill
71 -8
94.
Dorothy
70 -19
94.
Marion
70 -29
96.
Adrienne
69 -14
96.
Janette
69 new
96.
Nicola
69 new
96.
Paula
69 +2
96.
Vivienne
69 -23