Popular Names in Northern Ireland

Information from Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
12.
  
Aaron
1.43% +2
3.
  
Adam
2.44% +1
60.
  
Aidan
0.45% -2
68.
  
Alex
0.39% +6
56.
  
Alexander
0.52% +4
26.
  
Andrew
0.89% -7
81.
  
Anthony
0.29% +9
91.
  
Bailey
0.25% -8
8.
  
Ben
1.70% 0
22.
  
Benjamin
0.93% 0
78.
  
Bradley
0.31% +1
88.
  
Brandon
0.27% -4
91.
  
Brendan
0.25% +9
21.
  
Callum
0.96% +4
89.
  
Calum
0.26% -3
30.
  
Cameron
0.81% -2
42.
  
Caolan
0.60% +2
97.
  
Cathal
0.23% new
60.
  
Charlie
0.45% +30
31.
  
Christopher
0.80% -4
43.
  
Ciaran
0.59% +2
95.
  
Conall
0.24% +1
52.
  
Connor
0.52% -6
7.
  
Conor
1.76% 0
81.
  
Corey
0.29% -6
79.
  
Cormac
0.31% +7
89.
  
Craig
0.26% +3
81.
  
Curtis
0.29% -10
9.
  
Daniel
1.64% +1
59.
  
Darragh
0.47% +5
20.
  
David
1.00% +1
76.
  
Dean
0.32% -5
81.
  
Declan
0.29% -6
10.
  
Dylan
1.54% -1
97.
  
Eoghan
0.23% -28
24.
  
Eoin
0.91% +7
15.
  
Ethan
1.38% -4
91.
  
Ewan
0.25% new
80.
  
Finn
0.30% new
100.
  
Gareth
0.22% -4
36.
  
Harry
0.66% +5
1.
  
Jack
3.27% +1
72.
  
Jacob
0.36% +14
32.
  
Jake
0.78% +2
4.
  
James
2.36% +1
12.
  
Jamie
1.43% +4
70.
  
Jason
0.38% -18
48.
  
Jay
0.57% +19
38.
  
Joel
0.65% +23
19.
  
John
1.01% +4
52.
  
Jonathan
0.52% -12
46.
  
Jordan
0.58% -14
35.
  
Joseph
0.68% -1
64.
  
Josh
0.42% -10
6.
  
Joshua
2.00% 0
70.
  
Jude
0.38% +22
95.
  
Kai
0.24% new
100.
  
Kevin
0.22% -14
41.
  
Kyle
0.62% -2
63.
  
Lee
0.44% -11
100.
  
Leo
0.22% new
25.
  
Lewis
0.90% +8
52.
  
Liam
0.52% +2
100.
  
Louis
0.22% new
17.
  
Luke
1.15% -1
100.
  
Marcus
0.22% new
28.
  
Mark
0.82% -4
86.
  
Martin
0.28% +14
2.
  
Matthew
2.77% -1
11.
  
Michael
1.48% +2
16.
  
Nathan
1.25% -1
33.
  
Niall
0.72% +4
56.
  
Odhran
0.52% -2
27.
  
Oisin
0.86% +2
76.
  
Oliver
0.32% -9
69.
  
Oran
0.38% -10
52.
  
Owen
0.52% -1
18.
  
Patrick
1.10% +2
60.
  
Paul
0.45% -11
36.
  
Peter
0.66% -11
50.
  
Reece
0.56% +13
97.
  
Reuben
0.23% new
65.
  
Rhys
0.40% +1
86.
  
Robbie
0.28% new
48.
  
Robert
0.57% +2
40.
  
Ronan
0.64% +8
46.
  
Rory
0.58% +15
58.
  
Ross
0.48% -17
73.
  
Ruairi
0.35% -8
5.
  
Ryan
2.31% -2
65.
  
Sam
0.40% +6
34.
  
Samuel
0.71% +2
43.
  
Scott
0.59% +4
22.
  
Sean
0.93% -4
45.
  
Shane
0.59% -4
100.
  
Shay
0.22% -4
28.
  
Shea
0.82% +9
50.
  
Stephen
0.56% +4
73.
  
Taylor
0.35% new
14.
  
Thomas
1.42% -2
91.
  
Tiarnan
0.25% -16
65.
  
Tiernan
0.40% +4
81.
  
Tom
0.29% +14
75.
  
Tyler
0.34% +4
38.
  
William
0.65% -8
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
37.
  
Abbie
0.60% +19
62.
  
Abby
0.31% +38
41.
  
Abigail
0.53% +8
19.
  
Aimee
1.24% +4
51.
  
Aine
0.41% -6
79.
  
Aisling
0.24% -13
66.
  
Alex
0.30% -10
68.
  
Alexandra
0.28% -16
71.
  
Alice
0.26% -5
73.
  
Alicia
0.26% +5
76.
  
Amber
0.25% +20
5.
  
Amy
1.75% +2
18.
  
Anna
1.27% -3
84.
  
Annie
0.23% +16
12.
  
Aoife
1.52% +9
46.
  
Beth
0.47% +4
34.
  
Bethany
0.66% +3
98.
  
Bronagh
0.20% -7
71.
  
Brooke
0.26% new
4.
  
Caitlin
1.93% -2
25.
  
Caoimhe
0.78% +4
35.
  
Cara
0.65% -1
53.
  
Catherine
0.39% -17
40.
  
Charlotte
0.54% +3
3.
  
Chloe
1.96% -2
30.
  
Ciara
0.72% +1
89.
  
Claire
0.22% -31
98.
  
Clara
0.20% new
76.
  
Cliodhna
0.25% -6
76.
  
Clodagh
0.25% -7
73.
  
Cora
0.26% new
37.
  
Courtney
0.60% -2
94.
  
Danielle
0.21% new
42.
  
Eimear
0.52% -10
28.
  
Ella
0.75% +17
89.
  
Elle
0.22% new
29.
  
Ellen
0.74% -7
6.
  
Ellie
1.69% +12
24.
  
Emily
0.98% -4
1.
  
Emma
2.34% +6
15.
  
Erin
1.37% +4
45.
  
Eva
0.48% +30
42.
  
Eve
0.52% +5
94.
  
Gemma
0.21% +2
48.
  
Georgia
0.43% +4
26.
  
Grace
0.77% +4
10.
  
Hannah
1.57% -1
68.
  
Hollie
0.28% -18
22.
  
Holly
1.06% +3
79.
  
Jenna
0.24% -3
21.
  
Jessica
1.16% -8
32.
  
Jodie
0.69% +11
94.
  
Kaitlyn
0.21% new
55.
  
Kate
0.37% +3
60.
  
Katelyn
0.32% +31
98.
  
Katherine
0.20% -2
84.
  
Kathryn
0.23% -8
2.
  
Katie
2.20% +1
89.
  
Kerry
0.22% -7
60.
  
Kirsty
0.32% +12
73.
  
Lara
0.26% +9
51.
  
Laura
0.41% -25
20.
  
Lauren
1.23% -14
17.
  
Leah
1.30% -1
79.
  
Lily
0.24% new
57.
  
Louise
0.36% -19
13.
  
Lucy
1.47% +4
79.
  
Madison
0.24% new
89.
  
Maeve
0.22% -11
66.
  
Maria
0.30% -11
70.
  
Mary
0.27% +18
84.
  
Meabh
0.23% +7
9.
  
Megan
1.59% -5
94.
  
Melissa
0.21% -16
39.
  
Mia
0.56% +8
23.
  
Molly
1.03% +1
49.
  
Morgan
0.42% +13
58.
  
Naomi
0.35% +4
62.
  
Natasha
0.31% -4
14.
  
Niamh
1.39% -4
31.
  
Nicole
0.70% -4
33.
  
Olivia
0.68% +6
54.
  
Orla
0.38% -13
62.
  
Orlaith
0.31% +24
55.
  
Rachael
0.37% +3
7.
  
Rachel
1.64% +5
15.
  
Rebecca
1.37% -5
47.
  
Rebekah
0.46% -5
84.
  
Saoirse
0.23% new
98.
  
Sara
0.20% -20
8.
  
Sarah
1.59% -3
27.
  
Shannon
0.76% +1
79.
  
Shauna
0.24% -7
58.
  
Sinead
0.35% +30
89.
  
Sophia
0.22% new
11.
  
Sophie
1.55% +3
62.
  
Tara
0.31% +4
84.
  
Taylor
0.23% new
49.
  
Victoria
0.42% +5
42.
  
Zara
0.52% -2
36.
  
Zoe
0.62% -4
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