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.
85.
  
Aaron
61 -5 -5 -7.6%
83.
  
Adam
62 -3 -4 -6.1%
57.
  
Aiden
91 +3 +2 +2.2%
96.
  
Alex
54 -9 -6 -10.0%
30.
  
Alexander
142 -12 -41 -22.4%
71.
  
Angus
75 -1 -3 -3.8%
58.
  
Archer
89 +11 +10 +12.7%
35.
  
Archie
116 +11 +4 +3.6%
23.
  
Arlo
163 +35 +73 +81.1%
83.
  
Arthur
62 +11 +8 +14.8%
76.
  
Asher
71 -3 -4 -5.3%
74.
  
Ashton
73 -9 -10 -12.0%
41.
  
Austin
109 +34 +35 +47.3%
46.
  
Beau
100 -8 -22 -18.0%
94.
  
Beauden
55 new new new
17.
  
Benjamin
170 -12 -76 -30.9%
20.
  
Blake
167 +7 +11 +7.1%
69.
  
Braxton
78 -35 -51 -39.5%
63.
  
Caleb
85 -12 -16 -15.8%
21.
  
Carter
165 -1 -15 -8.3%
79.
  
Charles
67 -1 0 0.0%
13.
  
Charlie
187 -5 -42 -18.3%
28.
  
Connor
145 +16 +32 +28.3%
15.
  
Cooper
176 +5 -4 -2.2%
30.
  
Daniel
142 -2 -12 -7.8%
77.
  
David
70 +5 +5 +7.7%
65.
  
Dylan
81 -15 -21 -20.6%
74.
  
Edward
73 +10 +9 +14.1%
35.
  
Eli
116 -4 -28 -19.4%
26.
  
Elijah
147 -4 -28 -16.0%
17.
  
Ethan
170 +2 -12 -6.6%
65.
  
Ezra
81 -5 -8 -9.0%
52.
  
Felix
97 +21 +22 +29.3%
32.
  
Finn
117 +5 -7 -5.6%
91.
  
Fletcher
56 -21 -22 -28.2%
71.
  
Flynn
75 -19 -22 -22.7%
89.
  
Gabriel
60 +5 +6 +11.1%
12.
  
George
193 +3 -3 -1.5%
91.
  
Grayson
56 -16 -18 -24.3%
99.
  
Harley
51 -8 -7 -12.1%
40.
  
Harrison
111 +2 -6 -5.1%
45.
  
Harry
102 -4 -16 -13.6%
85.
  
Harvey
61 +14 +9 +17.3%
26.
  
Henry
147 +3 -6 -3.9%
73.
  
Hudson
74 +4 +2 +2.8%
53.
  
Hugo
95 +3 +1 +1.1%
6.
  
Hunter
244 +1 +8 +3.4%
35.
  
Isaac
116 -5 -31 -21.1%
2.
  
Jack
286 0 -22 -7.1%
24.
  
Jackson
157 -2 -18 -10.3%
25.
  
Jacob
155 -15 -65 -29.5%
79.
  
Jake
67 -9 -11 -14.1%
5.
  
James
253 -1 +2 +0.8%
69.
  
Jasper
78 new new new
56.
  
Jaxon
93 -9 -12 -11.4%
55.
  
Jayden
94 -17 -28 -23.0%
85.
  
John
61 -7 -6 -9.0%
67.
  
Jordan
80 +27 +26 +48.1%
46.
  
Joseph
100 -13 -37 -27.0%
28.
  
Joshua
145 -2 -23 -13.7%
91.
  
Kingston
56 0 -2 -3.4%
21.
  
Lachlan
165 +3 -8 -4.6%
9.
  
Leo
220 +15 +47 +27.2%
85.
  
Leon
61 new new new
32.
  
Levi
117 +11 +2 +1.7%
11.
  
Liam
202 -2 -26 -11.4%
46.
  
Lincoln
100 -2 -13 -11.5%
49.
  
Logan
99 +6 +4 +4.2%
82.
  
Louis
63 +2 -1 -1.6%
38.
  
Luca
114 -3 -14 -10.9%
8.
  
Lucas
228 +6 +16 +7.5%
32.
  
Luke
117 +3 -11 -8.6%
4.
  
Mason
254 +2 +16 +6.7%
44.
  
Matthew
103 +13 +10 +10.8%
10.
  
Max
217 +3 +2 +0.9%
98.
  
Micah
52 new new new
49.
  
Michael
99 +9 +9 +10.0%
43.
  
Nathan
105 +9 +8 +8.2%
99.
  
Nixon
51 -12 -9 -15.0%
7.
  
Noah
229 +4 +10 +4.6%
1.
  
Oliver
332 0 -16 -4.6%
38.
  
Oscar
114 -6 -27 -19.1%
90.
  
Patrick
58 -24 -22 -27.5%
94.
  
Phoenix
55 -8 -8 -12.7%
79.
  
Quinn
67 +20 +15 +28.8%
42.
  
Riley
106 -4 -16 -13.1%
67.
  
Roman
80 +15 +15 +23.1%
16.
  
Ryan
172 +1 -15 -8.0%
64.
  
Ryder
83 -10 -13 -13.5%
19.
  
Samuel
169 -3 -19 -10.1%
61.
  
Sebastian
86 +5 +6 +7.5%
61.
  
Theo
86 +5 +6 +7.5%
59.
  
Theodore
87 +3 -1 -1.1%
13.
  
Thomas
187 -1 -29 -13.4%
53.
  
Toby
95 -4 -8 -7.8%
49.
  
Tyler
99 -1 -5 -4.8%
3.
  
William
263 0 -9 -3.3%
59.
  
Xavier
87 +4 0 0.0%
78.
  
Zachary
69 -14 -15 -17.9%
96.
  
Zion
54 new new new
Girls
Change
Rank Name Times Rank Num. Pct.
56.
  
Aaliyah
71 +24 +15 +26.8%
55.
  
Abigail
72 -23 -26 -26.5%
52.
  
Alexis
73 +23 +14 +23.7%
34.
  
Alice
94 +13 +14 +17.5%
60.
  
Amber
68 +32 +19 +38.8%
6.
  
Amelia
211 +3 +2 +1.0%
74.
  
Anna
57 -12 -12 -17.4%
19.
  
Aria
156 +3 +19 +13.9%
89.
  
Ariana
46 0 -4 -8.0%
76.
  
Aurora
55 +21 +8 +17.0%
10.
  
Ava
188 +5 +4 +2.2%
52.
  
Ayla
73 -3 -5 -6.4%
57.
  
Bella
70 +14 +7 +11.1%
94.
  
Billie
45 new new new
89.
  
Brooklyn
46 new new new
94.
  
Charlie
45 -28 -20 -30.8%
2.
  
Charlotte
262 0 +2 +0.8%
14.
  
Chloe
175 0 -10 -5.4%
52.
  
Eden
73 +7 +2 +2.8%
78.
  
Eleanor
53 +11 +3 +6.0%
68.
  
Elizabeth
61 -33 -34 -35.8%
5.
  
Ella
220 +1 -13 -5.6%
59.
  
Ellie
69 -21 -22 -24.2%
89.
  
Elsie
46 -5 -5 -9.8%
96.
  
Emilia
44 -7 -6 -12.0%
7.
  
Emily
203 -2 -44 -17.8%
26.
  
Emma
122 -13 -66 -35.1%
97.
  
Esther
43 new new new
23.
  
Eva
127 +1 +5 +4.1%
21.
  
Evelyn
141 +4 +22 +18.5%
30.
  
Evie
104 +2 +6 +6.1%
89.
  
Faith
46 new new new
68.
  
Florence
61 -2 -4 -6.2%
72.
  
Frankie
59 +2 -1 -1.7%
64.
  
Freya
63 +31 +15 +31.3%
20.
  
Georgia
154 +1 +6 +4.1%
18.
  
Grace
159 -6 -35 -18.0%
27.
  
Hannah
121 +2 +10 +9.0%
4.
  
Harper
236 -1 -23 -8.9%
66.
  
Harriet
62 +14 +6 +10.7%
97.
  
Hayley
43 new new new
28.
  
Hazel
116 0 +2 +1.8%
87.
  
Heidi
47 new new new
68.
  
Holly
61 -15 -14 -18.7%
45.
  
Indie
80 -7 -11 -12.1%
83.
  
Isabel
50 new new new
12.
  
Isabella
182 -2 -19 -9.5%
46.
  
Isabelle
79 -20 -36 -31.3%
3.
  
Isla
239 +4 +9 +3.9%
31.
  
Ivy
102 0 +3 +3.0%
81.
  
Jasmine
51 -6 -8 -13.6%
49.
  
Jessica
75 -19 -26 -25.7%
33.
  
Layla
95 +18 +19 +25.0%
83.
  
Leah
50 -17 -15 -23.1%
48.
  
Lilly
76 +22 +12 +18.8%
12.
  
Lily
182 +8 +33 +22.1%
74.
  
Lola
57 +25 +12 +26.7%
86.
  
Lucia
49 new new new
17.
  
Lucy
161 -1 -17 -9.6%
36.
  
Mackenzie
91 +14 +14 +18.2%
35.
  
Maddison
92 +2 -2 -2.1%
97.
  
Madeleine
43 -24 -18 -29.5%
39.
  
Madison
89 -4 -6 -6.3%
36.
  
Maia
91 -2 -5 -5.2%
78.
  
Maria
53 new new new
24.
  
Matilda
125 +17 +35 +38.9%
8.
  
Mia
196 0 -21 -9.7%
15.
  
Mila
170 +3 -4 -2.3%
39.
  
Millie
89 +7 +8 +9.9%
89.
  
Molly
46 +3 -3 -6.1%
64.
  
Nina
63 +14 +5 +8.6%
57.
  
Olive
70 -14 -15 -17.6%
1.
  
Olivia
266 0 -2 -0.7%
42.
  
Paige
85 0 -4 -4.5%
66.
  
Penelope
62 +12 +4 +6.9%
63.
  
Peyton
65 -9 -9 -12.2%
76.
  
Phoebe
55 -12 -12 -17.9%
43.
  
Piper
82 +8 +6 +7.9%
81.
  
Pippa
51 new new new
62.
  
Poppy
67 -17 -16 -19.3%
47.
  
Quinn
77 +12 +6 +8.5%
51.
  
Riley
74 +10 +4 +5.7%
80.
  
Rose
52 -24 -21 -28.8%
11.
  
Ruby
184 0 -16 -8.0%
68.
  
Sarah
61 +16 +10 +19.6%
29.
  
Scarlett
107 -6 -20 -15.7%
32.
  
Sienna
100 +6 +9 +9.9%
72.
  
Sofia
59 -9 -9 -13.2%
22.
  
Sophia
130 -3 -32 -19.8%
9.
  
Sophie
189 -5 -66 -25.9%
41.
  
Stella
88 +2 +3 +3.5%
60.
  
Summer
68 -6 -6 -8.1%
83.
  
Taylor
50 new new new
49.
  
Thea
75 +16 +9 +13.6%
97.
  
Victoria
43 -40 -29 -40.3%
44.
  
Violet
81 +13 +9 +12.5%
25.
  
Willow
123 +1 +8 +7.0%
38.
  
Zara
90 +9 +10 +12.5%
16.
  
Zoe
167 +1 -10 -5.6%
87.
  
Zoey
47 -21 -18 -27.7%
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