Popular Names in New Zealand

Information from the New Zealand Government
Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
1.
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Michael
789 0
2.
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Daniel
779 0
3.
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Matthew
724 0
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James
638 0
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Christopher
585 0
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Andrew
536 +2
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Samuel
505 0
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Joshua
503 +1
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David
502 -3
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Benjamin
456 +1
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Nicholas
451 -1
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Thomas
401 +2
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Adam
329 0
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Timothy
328 +3
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Jason
323 -3
16.
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Scott
293 +3
17.
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Richard
289 +1
18.
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Mark
281 -3
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William
278 +1
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John
266 +2
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Ryan
261 +3
22.
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Robert
259 -6
23.
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Simon
254 -2
24.
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Luke
250 +8
25.
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Paul
235 +2
26.
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Aaron
223 -3
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Joseph
215 -2
28.
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Jonathan
214 -2
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Peter
212 +1
30.
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Steven
209 -1
31.
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Hayden
207 +3
32.
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Jeremy
197 +1
33.
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Shane
183 +3
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Nathan
182 -6
35.
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Alexander
174 +6
36.
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Hamish
172 +7
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Cameron
169 -2
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Anthony
160 -7
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Bradley
158 -1
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Jamie
158 +6
41.
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Stephen
154 -4
42.
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Shaun
153 +2
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Jordan
144 +25
44.
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Phillip
137 -4
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Craig
129 -6
46.
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Dylan
123 +1
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Jacob
123 +10
48.
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Kieran
122 +1
49.
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Mathew
115 -7
50.
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Kyle
112 -4
51.
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Patrick
111 0
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Joel
110 +1
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Ashley
109 +5
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Jesse
109 +8
55.
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Karl
105 -7
56.
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Sean
94 +21
57.
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Jared
93 -4
58.
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Tony
91 +1
59.
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Edward
88 +4
60.
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Troy
87 -3
61.
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Philip
85 0
62.
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Logan
84 +8
63.
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Liam
82 +3
64.
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Caleb
81 -15
65.
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Dean
80 +1
65.
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George
80 +3
67.
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Carl
78 +3
68.
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Kane
77 -9
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Kurt
77 +22
70.
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Justin
73 -18
71.
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Isaac
71 +17
72.
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Gregory
70 +2
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Blair
68 -18
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Ricky
68 +8
75.
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Ben
66 +13
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Kevin
66 +20
77.
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Brendon
64 -1
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Charles
64 -7
79.
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Shannon
63 -9
80.
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Lee
62 +10
81.
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Gareth
61 -17
81.
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Lance
61 -16
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Martin
61 +17
84.
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Cody
60 -3
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Mitchell
60 +11
86.
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Alex
59 new
87.
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Morgan
58 new
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Rhys
58 new
89.
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Brendan
56 -8
89.
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Oliver
56 -12
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Raymond
56 -9
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Sam
56 -4
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Brett
55 -16
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Henry
54 +1
94.
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Todd
54 new
96.
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Stuart
53 -4
97.
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Brent
51 -22
98.
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Alan
50 -17
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Grant
49 -12
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Zane
48 new
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
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Sarah
724 0
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Jessica
489 0
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Emma
370 0
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Amanda
341 +1
5.
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Nicole
322 +1
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Rebecca
301 -2
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Amy
299 0
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Samantha
265 +8
9.
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Melissa
264 -1
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Anna
262 +1
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Lisa
261 -1
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Rachel
241 0
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Hannah
223 +8
14.
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Michelle
215 -5
15.
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Laura
212 -1
16.
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Stacey
211 +4
17.
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Kate
199 +8
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Natasha
190 +4
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Stephanie
190 +7
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Elizabeth
175 -3
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Renee
175 +7
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Nicola
173 -9
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Kelly
170 -8
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Kylie
163 -7
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Jenna
154 -2
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Danielle
148 +9
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Jennifer
143 -3
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Gemma
141 0
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Victoria
141 +5
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Hayley
140 -11
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Ashleigh
136 +31
32.
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Megan
134 -1
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Claire
131 +8
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Natalie
130 +3
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Ashley
126 +28
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Charlotte
123 -6
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Emily
123 +3
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Angela
118 -9
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Sophie
118 +3
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Holly
117 -4
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Olivia
117 -1
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Katie
112 -8
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Kimberley
111 +33
44.
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Courtney
107 +49
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Kayla
107 -6
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Catherine
102 +1
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Erin
100 +5
48.
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Lucy
98 +8
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Lauren
97 -17
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Aimee
96 +2
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Rachael
95 +9
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Tracey
95 -4
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Alice
93 -4
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Vanessa
92 -5
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Alexandra
91 +15
56.
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Katherine
89 -15
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Melanie
89 -10
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Louise
87 +16
59.
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Christina
86 -10
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Jasmine
86 +20
61.
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Toni
85 +9
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Monique
84 -4
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Chelsea
83 new
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Chloe
83 +34
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Kathryn
83 +5
66.
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Tania
81 -11
67.
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Katrina
77 -9
68.
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Grace
76 new
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Julia
76 -14
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Sara
76 -24
71.
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Kirsty
74 -26
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Shannon
73 -12
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Amber
70 -10
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Brooke
70 +17
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Maria
70 -7
76.
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Alana
67 -13
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Jade
67 +17
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Krystal
66 +6
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Andrea
65 +9
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Rochelle
65 -7
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Casey
64 -3
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Helen
62 -10
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Alicia
61 0
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Amelia
61 +12
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Jamie
61 -27
86.
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Tara
60 -20
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Christine
59 -13
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Nikki
57 new
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Jessie
56 new
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Cassandra
55 new
91.
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Bridget
52 new
92.
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Fiona
51 -24
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Gina
51 +7
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Joanna
50 -15
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Tessa
50 new
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Whitney
50 new
97.
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Anita
49 -7
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Leah
49 new
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Mary
48 new
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Kirsten
47 new