Popular Names in Northern Ireland

Information from Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
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Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Matthew
3.25% +1
2.
  
Jack
3.15% -1
3.
  
Ryan
2.59% +1
4.
  
Adam
2.46% -1
5.
  
James
2.38% 0
6.
  
Joshua
2.15% +1
7.
  
Conor
1.91% -1
8.
  
Ben
1.81% +13
9.
  
Dylan
1.68% -2
10.
  
Daniel
1.56% 0
11.
  
Ethan
1.54% +3
12.
  
Thomas
1.48% -3
13.
  
Michael
1.37% -2
14.
  
Aaron
1.36% +2
15.
  
Nathan
1.35% +8
16.
  
Jamie
1.26% -4
16.
  
Luke
1.26% -1
18.
  
Sean
1.22% -5
19.
  
Andrew
1.08% +1
20.
  
Patrick
1.06% +4
21.
  
David
1.05% -3
22.
  
Benjamin
1.02% +24
23.
  
John
0.99% -1
24.
  
Mark
0.92% -5
25.
  
Callum
0.91% +7
25.
  
Peter
0.91% +12
27.
  
Christopher
0.88% -3
28.
  
Cameron
0.86% +4
29.
  
Oisin
0.84% 0
30.
  
William
0.82% -4
31.
  
Eoin
0.81% -4
32.
  
Jordan
0.80% -15
33.
  
Lewis
0.77% +10
34.
  
Jake
0.74% -3
34.
  
Joseph
0.74% 0
36.
  
Samuel
0.72% -8
37.
  
Niall
0.71% +1
37.
  
Shea
0.71% +32
39.
  
Kyle
0.70% -5
40.
  
Jonathan
0.69% 0
41.
  
Harry
0.67% +3
41.
  
Ross
0.67% +12
41.
  
Shane
0.67% +9
44.
  
Caolan
0.65% +1
45.
  
Ciaran
0.64% -15
46.
  
Connor
0.61% -10
47.
  
Scott
0.60% -8
48.
  
Ronan
0.53% -8
49.
  
Paul
0.52% -1
50.
  
Robert
0.52% +4
51.
  
Owen
0.50% +7
52.
  
Jason
0.49% +9
52.
  
Lee
0.49% +17
54.
  
Josh
0.48% +6
54.
  
Liam
0.48% -3
54.
  
Odhran
0.48% +8
54.
  
Stephen
0.48% -8
58.
  
Aidan
0.46% +20
59.
  
Oran
0.44% -4
60.
  
Alexander
0.43% -4
61.
  
Joel
0.43% -9
61.
  
Rory
0.43% -12
63.
  
Reece
0.42% -23
64.
  
Darragh
0.41% +9
65.
  
Ruairi
0.40% +1
66.
  
Rhys
0.39% -4
67.
  
Jay
0.38% +7
67.
  
Oliver
0.38% +7
69.
  
Eoghan
0.37% +11
69.
  
Tiernan
0.37% -4
71.
  
Curtis
0.36% +12
71.
  
Dean
0.36% +3
71.
  
Sam
0.36% +14
74.
  
Alex
0.35% +26
75.
  
Corey
0.34% -6
75.
  
Declan
0.34% -17
75.
  
Padraig
0.34% +9
75.
  
Tiarnan
0.34% -13
79.
  
Bradley
0.33% +1
79.
  
Brian
0.33% +20
79.
  
Tyler
0.33% -13
82.
  
Gary
0.30% -4
83.
  
Bailey
0.28% new
84.
  
Brandon
0.27% -28
84.
  
Daire
0.27% new
86.
  
Calum
0.26% new
86.
  
Cormac
0.26% -20
86.
  
Jacob
0.26% +5
86.
  
Kevin
0.26% -12
90.
  
Anthony
0.25% new
90.
  
Charlie
0.25% new
92.
  
Aodhan
0.24% new
92.
  
Craig
0.24% +8
92.
  
Jude
0.24% new
95.
  
Tom
0.24% -3
96.
  
Conall
0.23% -9
96.
  
Gareth
0.23% -9
96.
  
Philip
0.23% -16
96.
  
Shay
0.23% new
100.
  
Brendan
0.22% new
100.
  
Martin
0.22% -28
100.
  
Max
0.22% -8
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Chloe
2.37% 0
2.
  
Caitlin
2.12% +2
3.
  
Katie
2.02% +9
4.
  
Megan
1.89% +1
5.
  
Sarah
1.78% +2
6.
  
Lauren
1.78% -4
7.
  
Amy
1.76% +2
7.
  
Emma
1.76% -4
9.
  
Hannah
1.72% -3
10.
  
Niamh
1.67% 0
10.
  
Rebecca
1.67% -2
12.
  
Rachel
1.59% -2
13.
  
Jessica
1.41% +7
14.
  
Sophie
1.38% +1
15.
  
Anna
1.32% -2
16.
  
Leah
1.31% +3
17.
  
Lucy
1.25% +4
18.
  
Ellie
1.22% +13
19.
  
Erin
1.20% -6
20.
  
Emily
1.16% +1
21.
  
Aoife
1.12% -5
22.
  
Ellen
1.05% +3
23.
  
Aimee
1.04% -2
24.
  
Molly
0.95% +2
25.
  
Holly
0.91% +10
26.
  
Laura
0.86% -2
27.
  
Nicole
0.85% -9
28.
  
Shannon
0.83% -11
29.
  
Caoimhe
0.79% +1
30.
  
Grace
0.74% +13
31.
  
Ciara
0.72% -4
32.
  
Eimear
0.70% +4
32.
  
Zoe
0.70% +1
34.
  
Cara
0.69% 0
35.
  
Courtney
0.65% -4
36.
  
Catherine
0.64% +2
37.
  
Bethany
0.60% +1
38.
  
Louise
0.57% +22
39.
  
Olivia
0.55% -10
40.
  
Zara
0.52% +8
41.
  
Orla
0.50% 0
42.
  
Rebekah
0.50% +3
43.
  
Charlotte
0.49% +3
43.
  
Jodie
0.49% +4
45.
  
Aine
0.48% -2
45.
  
Ella
0.48% +37
47.
  
Eve
0.47% -7
47.
  
Mia
0.47% +38
49.
  
Abigail
0.44% +9
50.
  
Beth
0.42% +1
50.
  
Hollie
0.42% +37
52.
  
Alexandra
0.41% +4
52.
  
Georgia
0.41% 0
54.
  
Victoria
0.40% -18
55.
  
Maria
0.39% +9
56.
  
Abbie
0.37% -1
56.
  
Alex
0.37% +11
58.
  
Claire
0.36% -10
58.
  
Kate
0.36% +27
58.
  
Natasha
0.36% +16
58.
  
Rachael
0.36% -17
62.
  
Morgan
0.36% +2
62.
  
Naomi
0.36% -5
64.
  
Jade
0.32% -36
64.
  
Jennifer
0.32% +26
66.
  
Aisling
0.31% +12
66.
  
Alice
0.31% -6
66.
  
Tara
0.31% -12
69.
  
Clodagh
0.30% +13
70.
  
Cliodhna
0.29% -8
70.
  
Elizabeth
0.29% +6
72.
  
Kirsty
0.27% -20
72.
  
Roisin
0.27% +6
72.
  
Shauna
0.27% -5
75.
  
Eva
0.26% -27
76.
  
Jenna
0.25% new
76.
  
Kathryn
0.25% -13
78.
  
Alicia
0.24% new
78.
  
Maeve
0.24% +16
78.
  
Melissa
0.24% new
78.
  
Sara
0.24% new
82.
  
Kerry
0.23% new
82.
  
Lara
0.23% +16
82.
  
Mollie
0.23% +5
82.
  
Robyn
0.23% -15
86.
  
Chelsea
0.22% -22
86.
  
Orlaith
0.22% -14
88.
  
Mary
0.22% -17
88.
  
Samantha
0.22% +2
88.
  
Sinead
0.22% new
91.
  
Alana
0.21% -24
91.
  
Bronagh
0.21% -19
91.
  
Emer
0.21% +3
91.
  
Katelyn
0.21% new
91.
  
Meabh
0.21% new
96.
  
Amber
0.20% -3
96.
  
Gemma
0.20% -6
96.
  
Katherine
0.20% new
96.
  
Natalie
0.20% new
100.
  
Abby
0.19% new
100.
  
Annie
0.19% -18
100.
  
Lydia
0.19% new
100.
  
Orlagh
0.19% new
100.
  
Rhiannon
0.19% new
100.
  
Stephanie
0.19% new
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