Popular Names in New Zealand

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