Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
17.
Alan
376 +4 +30 +8.7%
86.
Alexander
66 -2 -3 -4.3%
87.
Alistair
64 new new new
32.
Allan
243 +3 +27 +12.5%
27.
Andrew
277 +6 +52 +23.1%
12.
Anthony
445 +2 -7 -1.5%
92.
Arthur
60 new new new
33.
Barry
241 -9 -48 -16.6%
83.
Bernard
73 -4 -8 -9.9%
51.
Brent
153 +1 +17 +12.5%
68.
Brett
103 +4 +10 +10.8%
18.
Brian
368 -5 -85 -18.8%
18.
Bruce
368 -2 -23 -5.9%
81.
Bryan
79 -17 -30 -27.5%
71.
Charles
94 -5 -11 -10.5%
9.
Christopher
680 0 +55 +8.8%
29.
Colin
267 0 0 0.0%
47.
Craig
163 +4 +21 +14.8%
89.
Daniel
61 -7 -14 -18.7%
2.
David
1,238 +1 +70 +6.0%
71.
Dean
94 +13 +25 +36.2%
63.
Dennis
112 -1 +1 +0.9%
76.
Derek
88 +10 +20 +29.4%
89.
Desmond
61 new new new
37.
Donald
203 0 +1 +0.5%
59.
Douglas
128 -6 -7 -5.2%
70.
Edward
101 -3 -3 -2.9%
80.
Eric
83 -2 +1 +1.2%
40.
Garry
184 -2 -13 -6.6%
21.
Gary
358 -3 -5 -1.4%
61.
Gavin
118 +1 +7 +6.3%
31.
Geoffrey
253 -4 -19 -7.0%
66.
George
106 -5 -7 -6.2%
92.
Gerard
60 -3 -3 -4.8%
81.
Glenn
79 -11 -17 -17.7%
65.
Gordon
110 -5 -9 -7.6%
22.
Graeme
348 0 +26 +8.1%
30.
Graham
265 -5 -8 -2.9%
16.
Grant
392 +7 +102 +35.2%
24.
Gregory
330 +6 +76 +29.9%
13.
Ian
433 -1 -31 -6.7%
89.
Ivan
61 new new new
23.
James
347 -3 -9 -2.5%
57.
Jeffrey
130 0 +5 +4.0%
3.
John
1,181 -1 -69 -5.5%
60.
Joseph
124 +13 +33 +36.3%
34.
Keith
225 +5 +29 +14.8%
34.
Kenneth
225 -2 -8 -3.4%
56.
Kerry
132 +15 +37 +38.9%
10.
Kevin
551 0 +19 +3.6%
74.
Lance
92 +2 +6 +7.0%
92.
Lawrence
60 new new new
99.
Leonard
55 new new new
68.
Leslie
103 +1 +5 +5.1%
79.
Lindsay
84 -21 -40 -32.3%
55.
Malcolm
135 -1 +3 +2.3%
7.
Mark
752 +1 +110 +17.1%
41.
Martin
180 +5 +23 +14.6%
97.
Matthew
57 new new new
85.
Maurice
67 +3 0 0.0%
4.
Michael
1,007 0 +69 +7.4%
20.
Murray
359 -2 -4 -1.1%
38.
Neil
198 -4 -20 -9.2%
63.
Neville
112 +4 +8 +7.7%
73.
Nicholas
93 +3 +7 +8.1%
62.
Nigel
115 -3 -5 -4.2%
78.
Noel
85 +2 +5 +6.3%
92.
Owen
60 -9 -10 -14.3%
49.
Patrick
159 +1 +9 +6.0%
6.
Paul
803 -1 +27 +3.5%
1.
Peter
1,484 0 +53 +3.7%
28.
Philip
268 0 0 0.0%
50.
Phillip
158 -7 -15 -8.7%
39.
Raymond
195 +1 +6 +3.2%
83.
Rex
73 -3 -7 -8.8%
11.
Richard
482 0 +1 +0.2%
8.
Robert
708 -1 -12 -1.7%
54.
Robin
143 +1 +13 +10.0%
74.
Rodney
92 0 +2 +2.2%
45.
Roger
168 -1 +4 +2.4%
58.
Ronald
129 -11 -25 -16.2%
26.
Ross
291 -1 +18 +6.6%
46.
Russell
166 +2 +13 +8.5%
77.
Shane
86 +14 +29 +50.9%
44.
Simon
170 +12 +41 +31.8%
5.
Stephen
873 +1 +113 +14.9%
25.
Steven
297 +11 +82 +38.1%
99.
Stewart
55 +1 +5 +10.0%
42.
Stuart
173 0 -3 -1.7%
66.
Terence
106 +9 +18 +20.5%
88.
Terry
63 +1 0 0.0%
43.
Thomas
172 -2 -7 -3.9%
47.
Timothy
163 -2 +4 +2.5%
52.
Tony
149 +13 +43 +40.6%
36.
Trevor
210 -5 -33 -13.6%
97.
Walter
57 new new new
52.
Warren
149 -4 -4 -2.6%
96.
Warwick
58 -10 -10 -14.7%
15.
Wayne
422 +2 +53 +14.4%
14.
William
429 +1 +24 +5.9%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
91.
Adrienne
78 +5 +9 +13.0%
42.
Alison
171 -6 -6 -3.4%
75.
Andrea
87 +14 +14 +19.2%
63.
Angela
115 -1 +3 +2.7%
48.
Ann
138 +5 +11 +8.7%
23.
Anne
263 -7 -47 -15.2%
46.
Annette
162 -6 -2 -1.2%
17.
Barbara
306 0 +4 +1.3%
67.
Beverley
110 -6 -3 -2.7%
63.
Brenda
115 -8 -6 -5.0%
88.
Bronwyn
79 -10 -3 -3.7%
21.
Carol
275 -2 -17 -5.8%
81.
Caroline
83 +4 +6 +7.8%
39.
Carolyn
174 +7 +31 +21.7%
24.
Catherine
257 +1 +21 +8.9%
61.
Cheryl
117 +2 +6 +5.4%
3.
Christine
609 0 -164 -21.2%
98.
Claire
69 new new new
56.
Colleen
125 -2 +1 +0.8%
6.
Deborah
415 +9 +86 +26.1%
22.
Debra
269 +23 +120 +80.5%
28.
Denise
226 +4 +22 +10.8%
66.
Diana
113 +9 +28 +32.9%
19.
Diane
301 +2 +28 +10.3%
34.
Dianne
186 0 -4 -2.1%
37.
Donna
175 +6 +20 +12.9%
94.
Elaine
72 -6 -3 -4.0%
9.
Elizabeth
399 0 +28 +7.5%
53.
Fiona
128 +6 +11 +9.4%
92.
Frances
75 -22 -16 -17.6%
52.
Gail
129 -13 -43 -25.0%
60.
Gillian
118 +6 +16 +15.7%
71.
Glenda
102 -7 -4 -3.8%
79.
Glenys
84 -7 -3 -3.4%
26.
Heather
236 -8 -60 -20.3%
12.
Helen
351 +2 +17 +5.1%
51.
Jacqueline
133 -4 -9 -6.3%
55.
Jan
127 +3 +8 +6.7%
33.
Jane
188 -5 -29 -13.4%
32.
Janet
199 -3 -14 -6.6%
30.
Janice
218 +1 +9 +4.3%
97.
Janine
70 new new new
75.
Jeanette
87 +14 +14 +19.2%
4.
Jennifer
458 0 -2 -0.4%
95.
Jill
71 -3 0 0.0%
56.
Jillian
125 -1 +4 +3.3%
27.
Joanne
232 +8 +51 +28.2%
82.
Jocelyn
82 +3 +5 +6.5%
88.
Josephine
79 -7 0 0.0%
85.
Joy
81 +2 +5 +6.6%
10.
Judith
370 -4 -57 -13.3%
13.
Julie
344 +13 +116 +50.9%
2.
Karen
808 -1 -18 -2.2%
43.
Kathleen
169 -2 +7 +4.3%
44.
Kathryn
166 +7 +36 +27.7%
62.
Kay
116 +6 +17 +17.2%
59.
Kerry
120 +7 +18 +17.6%
78.
Kim
86 new new new
47.
Lesley
146 +13 +32 +28.1%
7.
Linda
409 0 -4 -1.0%
41.
Lorraine
172 -3 -1 -0.6%
79.
Louise
84 -7 -3 -3.4%
49.
Lynda
134 0 -4 -2.9%
20.
Lynette
299 0 +9 +3.1%
75.
Lynne
87 +6 +8 +10.1%
65.
Maree
114 +4 +22 +23.9%
5.
Margaret
428 0 -9 -2.1%
70.
Maria
103 -15 -18 -14.9%
49.
Marie
134 -5 -19 -12.4%
16.
Mary
315 -3 -39 -11.0%
73.
Maureen
93 -23 -40 -30.1%
86.
Michele
80 new new new
74.
Michelle
89 +3 +6 +7.2%
68.
Nicola
108 +28 +39 +56.5%
29.
Pamela
225 -7 -42 -15.7%
14.
Patricia
341 -3 -26 -7.1%
82.
Paula
82 +14 +13 +18.8%
37.
Pauline
175 -4 -20 -10.3%
82.
Penelope
82 -6 -2 -2.4%
95.
Philippa
71 new new new
31.
Raewyn
207 -4 -11 -5.0%
11.
Robyn
356 -3 -51 -12.5%
40.
Rosemary
173 -3 -2 -1.1%
72.
Ruth
100 0 +13 +14.9%
53.
Sally
128 +12 +23 +21.9%
15.
Sandra
339 -3 -24 -6.6%
86.
Sarah
80 new new new
18.
Sharon
305 +5 +42 +16.0%
56.
Sheryl
125 -4 -4 -3.1%
36.
Shirley
180 -6 -30 -14.3%
69.
Shona
104 +1 +13 +14.3%
93.
Stephanie
74 new new new
1.
Susan
915 +1 +102 +12.5%
25.
Suzanne
237 -1 -15 -6.0%
99.
Teresa
68 -15 -10 -12.8%
34.
Vicki
186 +8 +25 +15.5%
99.
Victoria
68 new new new
88.
Vivienne
79 +8 +10 +14.5%
8.
Wendy
402 +2 +34 +9.2%
45.
Yvonne
164 +2 +22 +15.5%