Popular Names in New Zealand

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