Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
88.
Adrian
67 new
23.
Alan
338 -6
87.
Alexander
68 -1
94.
Alistair
62 -7
33.
Allan
237 -1
21.
Andrew
353 +6
11.
Anthony
516 +1
88.
Arthur
67 +4
31.
Barry
252 +2
98.
Bernard
57 -15
46.
Brent
175 +5
70.
Brett
98 -2
17.
Brian
377 +1
15.
Bruce
403 +3
76.
Bryan
88 +5
97.
Carl
60 new
74.
Charles
90 -3
9.
Christopher
677 0
29.
Colin
280 0
39.
Craig
200 +8
80.
Daniel
80 +9
2.
David
1,307 0
66.
Dean
107 +5
78.
Dennis
82 -15
77.
Derek
84 -1
37.
Donald
209 0
55.
Douglas
142 +4
67.
Edward
106 +3
84.
Eric
72 -4
93.
Francis
65 new
50.
Garry
157 -10
22.
Gary
344 -1
57.
Gavin
132 +4
30.
Geoffrey
262 +1
59.
George
125 +7
96.
Gerard
61 -4
80.
Glenn
80 +1
64.
Gordon
117 +1
25.
Graeme
311 -3
32.
Graham
238 -2
18.
Grant
376 -2
19.
Gregory
362 +5
13.
Ian
430 0
99.
Ivan
55 -10
20.
James
356 +3
51.
Jeffrey
154 +6
3.
John
1,227 0
88.
Jonathan
67 new
72.
Joseph
96 -12
40.
Keith
199 -6
88.
Kelvin
67 new
34.
Kenneth
225 0
58.
Kerry
130 -2
10.
Kevin
564 0
68.
Lance
102 +6
73.
Leslie
95 -5
82.
Lindsay
77 -3
56.
Malcolm
141 -1
6.
Mark
829 +1
41.
Martin
196 0
86.
Matthew
69 +11
85.
Maurice
71 0
4.
Michael
1,107 0
27.
Murray
308 -7
35.
Neil
224 +3
62.
Neville
118 +1
69.
Nicholas
100 +4
61.
Nigel
121 +1
82.
Noel
77 -4
100.
Owen
51 -8
52.
Patrick
151 -3
7.
Paul
725 -1
1.
Peter
1,335 0
23.
Philip
338 +5
43.
Phillip
189 +7
42.
Raymond
190 -3
88.
Rex
67 -5
12.
Richard
489 -1
8.
Robert
693 0
65.
Robin
110 -11
75.
Rodney
89 -1
49.
Roger
163 -4
60.
Ronald
124 -2
28.
Ross
295 -2
37.
Russell
209 +9
70.
Shane
98 +7
54.
Simon
143 -10
5.
Stephen
891 0
26.
Steven
310 -1
94.
Stewart
62 +5
45.
Stuart
183 -3
62.
Terence
118 +4
79.
Terry
81 +9
48.
Thomas
171 -5
44.
Timothy
188 +3
53.
Tony
149 -1
36.
Trevor
211 0
47.
Warren
174 +5
14.
Wayne
406 +1
16.
William
399 -2
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
78.
Adrienne
95 +13
37.
Alison
179 +5
79.
Andrea
94 -4
66.
Angela
108 -3
51.
Ann
138 -3
24.
Anne
262 -1
44.
Annette
162 +2
21.
Barbara
306 -4
68.
Beverley
107 -1
56.
Brenda
127 +7
81.
Bronwyn
85 +7
27.
Carol
241 -6
86.
Caroline
80 -5
33.
Carolyn
203 +6
26.
Catherine
249 -2
71.
Cheryl
105 -10
93.
Christina
72 new
3.
Christine
656 0
99.
Claire
69 -1
49.
Colleen
144 +7
4.
Deborah
515 +2
16.
Debra
341 +6
28.
Denise
239 0
80.
Diana
91 -14
25.
Diane
261 -6
39.
Dianne
170 -5
15.
Donna
351 +22
9.
Elizabeth
382 0
42.
Fiona
164 +11
73.
Frances
102 +19
68.
Gail
107 -16
59.
Gillian
120 +1
63.
Glenda
111 +8
23.
Heather
267 +3
19.
Helen
320 -7
54.
Jacqueline
132 -3
53.
Jan
133 +2
34.
Jane
201 -1
32.
Janet
213 0
39.
Janice
170 -9
97.
Janine
70 0
84.
Jeanette
81 -9
6.
Jennifer
427 -2
100.
Jill
68 -5
57.
Jillian
124 -1
20.
Joanne
309 +7
95.
Jocelyn
71 -13
82.
Josephine
84 +6
12.
Judith
377 -2
5.
Julie
475 +8
2.
Karen
735 0
45.
Kathleen
159 -2
37.
Kathryn
179 +7
75.
Kay
96 -13
66.
Kerry
108 -7
70.
Kim
106 +8
47.
Lesley
151 0
7.
Linda
423 0
59.
Lorraine
120 -18
62.
Louise
113 +17
48.
Lynda
146 +1
22.
Lynette
302 -2
95.
Lynley
71 new
71.
Lynne
105 +4
57.
Maree
124 +8
13.
Margaret
362 -8
75.
Maria
96 -5
54.
Marie
132 -5
18.
Mary
338 -2
82.
Maureen
84 -9
74.
Michele
100 +12
45.
Michelle
159 +29
65.
Nicola
110 +3
31.
Pamela
215 -2
14.
Patricia
353 0
91.
Paula
73 -9
39.
Pauline
170 -2
84.
Penelope
81 -2
93.
Philippa
72 +2
34.
Raewyn
201 -3
9.
Robyn
382 +2
43.
Rosemary
163 -3
90.
Ruth
74 -18
50.
Sally
142 +3
8.
Sandra
411 +7
91.
Sarah
73 -5
16.
Sharon
341 +2
97.
Shelley
70 new
59.
Sheryl
120 -3
36.
Shirley
181 0
63.
Shona
111 +6
75.
Stephanie
96 +18
1.
Susan
889 0
29.
Suzanne
233 -4
86.
Teresa
80 +13
89.
Valerie
75 new
30.
Vicki
221 +4
88.
Vivienne
77 0
9.
Wendy
382 -1
51.
Yvonne
138 -6