Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
17.
Alan
376 +4
86.
Alexander
66 -2
87.
Alistair
64 new
32.
Allan
243 +3
27.
Andrew
277 +6
12.
Anthony
445 +2
92.
Arthur
60 new
33.
Barry
241 -9
83.
Bernard
73 -4
51.
Brent
153 +1
68.
Brett
103 +4
18.
Brian
368 -5
18.
Bruce
368 -2
81.
Bryan
79 -17
71.
Charles
94 -5
9.
Christopher
680 0
29.
Colin
267 0
47.
Craig
163 +4
89.
Daniel
61 -7
2.
David
1,238 +1
71.
Dean
94 +13
63.
Dennis
112 -1
76.
Derek
88 +10
89.
Desmond
61 new
37.
Donald
203 0
59.
Douglas
128 -6
70.
Edward
101 -3
80.
Eric
83 -2
40.
Garry
184 -2
21.
Gary
358 -3
61.
Gavin
118 +1
31.
Geoffrey
253 -4
66.
George
106 -5
92.
Gerard
60 -3
81.
Glenn
79 -11
65.
Gordon
110 -5
22.
Graeme
348 0
30.
Graham
265 -5
16.
Grant
392 +7
24.
Gregory
330 +6
13.
Ian
433 -1
89.
Ivan
61 new
23.
James
347 -3
57.
Jeffrey
130 0
3.
John
1,181 -1
60.
Joseph
124 +13
34.
Keith
225 +5
34.
Kenneth
225 -2
56.
Kerry
132 +15
10.
Kevin
551 0
74.
Lance
92 +2
92.
Lawrence
60 new
99.
Leonard
55 new
68.
Leslie
103 +1
79.
Lindsay
84 -21
55.
Malcolm
135 -1
7.
Mark
752 +1
41.
Martin
180 +5
97.
Matthew
57 new
85.
Maurice
67 +3
4.
Michael
1,007 0
20.
Murray
359 -2
38.
Neil
198 -4
63.
Neville
112 +4
73.
Nicholas
93 +3
62.
Nigel
115 -3
78.
Noel
85 +2
92.
Owen
60 -9
49.
Patrick
159 +1
6.
Paul
803 -1
1.
Peter
1,484 0
28.
Philip
268 0
50.
Phillip
158 -7
39.
Raymond
195 +1
83.
Rex
73 -3
11.
Richard
482 0
8.
Robert
708 -1
54.
Robin
143 +1
74.
Rodney
92 0
45.
Roger
168 -1
58.
Ronald
129 -11
26.
Ross
291 -1
46.
Russell
166 +2
77.
Shane
86 +14
44.
Simon
170 +12
5.
Stephen
873 +1
25.
Steven
297 +11
99.
Stewart
55 +1
42.
Stuart
173 0
66.
Terence
106 +9
88.
Terry
63 +1
43.
Thomas
172 -2
47.
Timothy
163 -2
52.
Tony
149 +13
36.
Trevor
210 -5
97.
Walter
57 new
52.
Warren
149 -4
96.
Warwick
58 -10
15.
Wayne
422 +2
14.
William
429 +1
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
91.
Adrienne
78 +5
42.
Alison
171 -6
75.
Andrea
87 +14
63.
Angela
115 -1
48.
Ann
138 +5
23.
Anne
263 -7
46.
Annette
162 -6
17.
Barbara
306 0
67.
Beverley
110 -6
63.
Brenda
115 -8
88.
Bronwyn
79 -10
21.
Carol
275 -2
81.
Caroline
83 +4
39.
Carolyn
174 +7
24.
Catherine
257 +1
61.
Cheryl
117 +2
3.
Christine
609 0
98.
Claire
69 new
56.
Colleen
125 -2
6.
Deborah
415 +9
22.
Debra
269 +23
28.
Denise
226 +4
66.
Diana
113 +9
19.
Diane
301 +2
34.
Dianne
186 0
37.
Donna
175 +6
94.
Elaine
72 -6
9.
Elizabeth
399 0
53.
Fiona
128 +6
92.
Frances
75 -22
52.
Gail
129 -13
60.
Gillian
118 +6
71.
Glenda
102 -7
79.
Glenys
84 -7
26.
Heather
236 -8
12.
Helen
351 +2
51.
Jacqueline
133 -4
55.
Jan
127 +3
33.
Jane
188 -5
32.
Janet
199 -3
30.
Janice
218 +1
97.
Janine
70 new
75.
Jeanette
87 +14
4.
Jennifer
458 0
95.
Jill
71 -3
56.
Jillian
125 -1
27.
Joanne
232 +8
82.
Jocelyn
82 +3
88.
Josephine
79 -7
85.
Joy
81 +2
10.
Judith
370 -4
13.
Julie
344 +13
2.
Karen
808 -1
43.
Kathleen
169 -2
44.
Kathryn
166 +7
62.
Kay
116 +6
59.
Kerry
120 +7
78.
Kim
86 new
47.
Lesley
146 +13
7.
Linda
409 0
41.
Lorraine
172 -3
79.
Louise
84 -7
49.
Lynda
134 0
20.
Lynette
299 0
75.
Lynne
87 +6
65.
Maree
114 +4
5.
Margaret
428 0
70.
Maria
103 -15
49.
Marie
134 -5
16.
Mary
315 -3
73.
Maureen
93 -23
86.
Michele
80 new
74.
Michelle
89 +3
68.
Nicola
108 +28
29.
Pamela
225 -7
14.
Patricia
341 -3
82.
Paula
82 +14
37.
Pauline
175 -4
82.
Penelope
82 -6
95.
Philippa
71 new
31.
Raewyn
207 -4
11.
Robyn
356 -3
40.
Rosemary
173 -3
72.
Ruth
100 0
53.
Sally
128 +12
15.
Sandra
339 -3
86.
Sarah
80 new
18.
Sharon
305 +5
56.
Sheryl
125 -4
36.
Shirley
180 -6
69.
Shona
104 +1
93.
Stephanie
74 new
1.
Susan
915 +1
25.
Suzanne
237 -1
99.
Teresa
68 -15
34.
Vicki
186 +8
99.
Victoria
68 new
88.
Vivienne
79 +8
8.
Wendy
402 +2
45.
Yvonne
164 +2