Popular Names in New Zealand

Information from the New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
  
Joshua
590 0 -50 -7.8%
2.
  
Jack
436 0 -42 -8.8%
3.
  
Samuel
398 0 -27 -6.4%
4.
  
Thomas
373 +4 -15 -3.9%
5.
  
Benjamin
369 +5 +37 +11.1%
6.
  
James
368 -2 -47 -11.3%
7.
  
Jacob
352 +2 -18 -4.9%
8.
  
Liam
349 -2 -45 -11.4%
9.
  
Matthew
348 -4 -58 -14.3%
10.
  
Daniel
311 -3 -79 -20.3%
11.
  
Ethan
288 +1 -13 -4.3%
12.
  
William
287 +3 +10 +3.6%
13.
  
Caleb
284 0 -14 -4.7%
14.
  
Dylan
259 0 -24 -8.5%
15.
  
Cameron
236 -4 -66 -21.9%
16.
  
Connor
232 +4 +21 +10.0%
17.
  
Luke
216 +2 -3 -1.4%
18.
  
Logan
214 +10 +63 +41.7%
19.
  
Ryan
210 -1 -10 -4.5%
20.
  
Michael
200 -4 -70 -25.9%
21.
  
Jordan
199 -4 -67 -25.2%
22.
  
Jayden
195 -1 -11 -5.3%
23.
  
Joseph
178 0 -13 -6.8%
24.
  
Alexander
171 +1 -6 -3.4%
25.
  
Max
167 +14 +41 +32.5%
26.
  
Jackson
162 +8 +24 +17.4%
27.
  
Nathan
156 -5 -47 -23.2%
28.
  
Oliver
154 -2 -18 -10.5%
29.
  
Nicholas
149 -5 -30 -16.8%
30.
  
Isaac
135 +1 -10 -6.9%
31.
  
David
133 -2 -17 -11.3%
32.
  
Harrison
128 +5 0 0.0%
33.
  
Mitchell
123 +2 -8 -6.1%
34.
  
Tyler
118 +5 -8 -6.3%
35.
  
George
117 -5 -32 -21.5%
36.
  
Finn
113 +18 +24 +27.0%
37.
  
Callum
112 -10 -52 -31.7%
38.
  
Lachlan
111 -2 -18 -14.0%
39.
  
Hamish
110 -7 -34 -23.6%
40.
  
John
109 +10 +11 +11.2%
41.
  
Adam
107 +5 +3 +2.9%
42.
  
Harry
105 +16 +19 +22.1%
43.
  
Lucas
102 new new new
44.
  
Hayden
100 +2 -4 -3.8%
44.
  
Zachary
100 +8 +7 +7.5%
46.
  
Cody
97 -3 -24 -19.8%
47.
  
Levi
96 +2 -7 -6.8%
48.
  
Andrew
95 -15 -48 -33.6%
48.
  
Bailey
95 -6 -27 -22.1%
50.
  
Christopher
94 -6 -19 -16.8%
51.
  
Reuben
89 0 -6 -6.3%
52.
  
Blake
88 -14 -39 -30.7%
52.
  
Henry
88 +4 +1 +1.1%
54.
  
Aidan
87 +21 +18 +26.1%
55.
  
Ben
86 +8 +4 +4.9%
55.
  
Sam
86 +5 +1 +1.2%
57.
  
Patrick
85 -3 -4 -4.5%
58.
  
Jamie
84 -12 -20 -19.2%
59.
  
Jesse
80 -18 -44 -35.5%
59.
  
Sean
80 -7 -13 -14.0%
61.
  
Jake
79 +2 -3 -3.7%
62.
  
Riley
77 +32 +24 +45.3%
63.
  
Angus
76 +12 +7 +10.1%
63.
  
Christian
76 -7 -11 -12.6%
63.
  
Robert
76 +8 +1 +1.3%
66.
  
Alex
75 +6 +2 +2.7%
66.
  
Jonathan
75 -4 -8 -9.6%
68.
  
Cole
74 +10 +8 +12.1%
69.
  
Bradley
71 -24 -41 -36.6%
69.
  
Elijah
71 +3 -2 -2.7%
69.
  
Taylor
71 +9 +5 +7.6%
69.
  
Timothy
71 0 -7 -9.0%
73.
  
Joel
70 -12 -14 -16.7%
74.
  
Jared
68 -8 -13 -16.0%
74.
  
Jason
68 -16 -18 -20.9%
74.
  
Kyle
68 -7 -12 -15.0%
77.
  
Oscar
67 new new new
78.
  
Troy
66 +12 +11 +20.0%
79.
  
Anthony
65 -11 -14 -17.7%
79.
  
Dominic
65 +4 +6 +10.2%
79.
  
Peter
65 +1 0 0.0%
79.
  
Xavier
65 +2 +1 +1.6%
83.
  
Zane
64 -13 -13 -16.9%
84.
  
Kaleb
63 new new new
85.
  
Aaron
62 -22 -20 -24.4%
86.
  
Charles
61 new new new
87.
  
Flynn
60 -5 -3 -4.8%
87.
  
Isaiah
60 +7 +7 +13.2%
89.
  
Lewis
59 new new new
89.
  
Seth
59 +10 +8 +15.7%
89.
  
Tyrone
59 -6 0 0.0%
92.
  
Scott
57 -18 -15 -20.8%
93.
  
Kane
56 new new new
93.
  
Mason
56 +1 +3 +5.7%
95.
  
Hunter
55 -9 -1 -1.8%
95.
  
Noah
55 new new new
97.
  
Brayden
53 new new new
98.
  
Josiah
52 new new new
98.
  
Keegan
52 +1 +1 +2.0%
98.
  
Regan
52 -4 -1 -1.9%
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
1.
  
Jessica
337 0 -44 -11.5%
2.
  
Hannah
318 +1 -39 -10.9%
3.
  
Emma
303 +4 +27 +9.8%
3.
  
Olivia
303 -1 -74 -19.6%
5.
  
Grace
296 0 -1 -0.3%
6.
  
Georgia
291 -2 -60 -17.1%
7.
  
Sophie
285 -1 -2 -0.7%
8.
  
Samantha
280 +2 +64 +29.6%
9.
  
Sarah
267 0 +20 +8.1%
10.
  
Emily
231 -2 -29 -11.2%
11.
  
Caitlin
220 0 +16 +7.8%
12.
  
Ella
195 0 +31 +18.9%
13.
  
Brooke
168 +8 +30 +21.7%
14.
  
Madison
166 +4 +22 +15.3%
15.
  
Isabella
159 +11 +37 +30.3%
16.
  
Charlotte
152 -1 +3 +2.0%
16.
  
Kate
152 -2 -9 -5.6%
18.
  
Amy
149 -5 -13 -8.0%
19.
  
Anna
139 +5 +13 +10.3%
19.
  
Jade
139 +3 +5 +3.7%
19.
  
Lucy
139 +3 +5 +3.7%
22.
  
Holly
137 -4 -7 -4.9%
23.
  
Rebecca
136 -8 -13 -8.7%
24.
  
Jasmine
129 +5 +12 +10.3%
25.
  
Paige
128 -5 -12 -8.6%
26.
  
Ruby
124 +5 +9 +7.8%
27.
  
Lily
123 +8 +25 +25.5%
27.
  
Zoe
123 +1 +4 +3.4%
29.
  
Amber
119 +9 +30 +33.7%
30.
  
Danielle
115 -3 -6 -5.0%
31.
  
Alexandra
113 +5 +20 +21.5%
31.
  
Kayla
113 +6 +22 +24.2%
33.
  
Tayla
110 -1 0 0.0%
34.
  
Chloe
109 -4 -7 -6.0%
35.
  
Courtney
107 -18 -40 -27.2%
36.
  
Molly
101 +12 +19 +23.2%
37.
  
Laura
97 -13 -29 -23.0%
37.
  
Nicole
97 +1 +8 +9.0%
39.
  
Maddison
89 +11 +9 +11.3%
40.
  
Ashleigh
88 -7 -20 -18.5%
41.
  
Alice
84 +41 +31 +58.5%
41.
  
Amelia
84 +1 -1 -1.2%
41.
  
Nikita
84 +15 +11 +15.1%
44.
  
Destiny
81 +31 +25 +44.6%
44.
  
Natasha
81 +10 +4 +5.2%
46.
  
Brianna
79 +7 0 0.0%
46.
  
Hayley
79 +4 -1 -1.3%
48.
  
Alyssa
77 +27 +21 +37.5%
48.
  
Katie
77 -7 -9 -10.5%
50.
  
Lauren
75 -16 -29 -27.9%
50.
  
Megan
75 0 -5 -6.3%
52.
  
Claudia
74 +11 +6 +8.8%
52.
  
Taylor
74 -6 -9 -10.8%
54.
  
Elizabeth
73 -10 -11 -13.1%
55.
  
Mikayla
71 -11 -13 -15.5%
55.
  
Sophia
71 +9 +4 +6.0%
57.
  
Victoria
70 -11 -13 -15.7%
58.
  
Leah
68 +11 +8 +13.3%
59.
  
Abby
67 new new new
60.
  
Ashley
66 0 -4 -5.7%
60.
  
Stella
66 new new new
62.
  
Abigail
65 +6 +4 +6.6%
63.
  
Aimee
63 -5 -9 -12.5%
63.
  
Mia
63 new new new
63.
  
Phoebe
63 +6 +3 +5.0%
63.
  
Rachel
63 -21 -22 -25.9%
63.
  
Zara
63 new new new
68.
  
Maia
62 +12 +8 +14.8%
69.
  
Angel
61 -9 -9 -12.9%
69.
  
Summer
61 +3 +2 +3.4%
71.
  
Gemma
60 +15 +8 +15.4%
71.
  
Jordan
60 new new new
73.
  
Katelyn
57 +16 +6 +11.8%
73.
  
Paris
57 -15 -15 -20.8%
75.
  
Kaitlyn
55 new new new
75.
  
Katherine
55 new new new
77.
  
Aaliyah
54 new new new
77.
  
Chelsea
54 -22 -20 -27.0%
77.
  
Eden
54 -12 -12 -18.2%
80.
  
Melissa
53 +2 0 0.0%
81.
  
Julia
51 +14 +4 +8.5%
81.
  
Natalie
51 +15 +5 +10.9%
81.
  
Shannon
51 -21 -19 -27.1%
84.
  
Gabrielle
50 -18 -14 -21.9%
84.
  
Rose
50 -28 -23 -31.5%
84.
  
Trinity
50 new new new
87.
  
Brooklyn
49 +2 -2 -3.9%
87.
  
Jennifer
49 new new new
87.
  
Lydia
49 new new new
87.
  
Morgan
49 new new new
87.
  
Rebekah
49 new new new
87.
  
Renee
49 -14 -8 -14.0%
93.
  
Jemma
48 new new new
94.
  
Caitlyn
47 +3 +2 +4.4%
94.
  
Faith
47 -3 -3 -6.0%
96.
  
Jessie
46 new new new
96.
  
Piper
46 new new new
98.
  
Ariana
44 new new new
98.
  
Catherine
44 new new new
98.
  
Jenna
44 -18 -10 -18.5%
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