Popular Names in Scotland

Information from National Records of Scotland
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
David
5.21% 0
2.
  
John
4.11% 0
3.
  
Paul
3.42% 0
4.
  
James
3.40% 0
5.
  
Andrew
2.94% +2
6.
  
Steven
2.91% +2
7.
  
Scott
2.88% -1
8.
  
Mark
2.67% -3
9.
  
Robert
2.26% 0
10.
  
Stephen
2.19% 0
11.
  
Craig
2.15% 0
12.
  
Christopher
2.08% 0
13.
  
Stuart
2.07% +2
14.
  
Alan
2.06% -1
15.
  
William
1.93% +1
16.
  
Michael
1.93% -2
17.
  
Kevin
1.81% 0
18.
  
Colin
1.69% 0
19.
  
Brian
1.58% 0
20.
  
Derek
1.55% 0
21.
  
Neil
1.45% 0
22.
  
Richard
1.44% 0
23.
  
Martin
1.35% +2
24.
  
Gary
1.25% -1
25.
  
Ross
1.20% +17
26.
  
Thomas
1.13% 0
27.
  
Ian
1.12% 0
28.
  
Iain
1.12% +5
29.
  
Barry
1.09% -5
30.
  
Gordon
1.08% -2
31.
  
Graeme
1.04% 0
32.
  
Graham
1.02% +2
33.
  
Alexander
0.99% -3
34.
  
Peter
0.97% -3
35.
  
Kenneth
0.91% -6
36.
  
Simon
0.85% +4
37.
  
Allan
0.78% 0
37.
  
Darren
0.78% +2
39.
  
George
0.77% -3
40.
  
Douglas
0.73% +1
41.
  
Jason
0.67% -6
42.
  
Lee
0.66% +2
43.
  
Gavin
0.65% +5
44.
  
Anthony
0.62% +5
45.
  
Jonathan
0.57% +5
46.
  
Stewart
0.57% -3
47.
  
Jamie
0.53% +14
48.
  
Keith
0.52% -10
49.
  
Matthew
0.51% +3
50.
  
Joseph
0.49% -3
51.
  
Daniel
0.46% 0
52.
  
Edward
0.44% +5
53.
  
Nicholas
0.43% -7
54.
  
Grant
0.43% -9
55.
  
Ryan
0.42% +9
56.
  
Philip
0.42% +4
57.
  
Alistair
0.40% -1
58.
  
Donald
0.39% -4
59.
  
Charles
0.39% 0
60.
  
Duncan
0.37% +7
61.
  
Garry
0.36% 0
62.
  
Malcolm
0.36% -7
63.
  
Raymond
0.34% -5
64.
  
Bryan
0.31% +1
64.
  
Ewan
0.31% +8
66.
  
Fraser
0.29% -14
67.
  
Alastair
0.29% 0
67.
  
Euan
0.29% +12
69.
  
Patrick
0.28% 0
70.
  
Bruce
0.27% -9
71.
  
Ronald
0.26% -1
72.
  
Greig
0.24% +15
73.
  
Hugh
0.23% +2
74.
  
Francis
0.22% -8
74.
  
Gerard
0.22% +8
76.
  
Russell
0.22% +5
77.
  
Alasdair
0.22% -6
78.
  
Adam
0.20% +2
78.
  
Marc
0.20% -5
78.
  
Sean
0.20% -2
81.
  
Benjamin
0.20% +12
82.
  
Gregor
0.19% +7
83.
  
Calum
0.19% -5
84.
  
Wayne
0.18% -10
85.
  
Robin
0.18% -9
85.
  
Roderick
0.18% +6
87.
  
Murray
0.17% -5
88.
  
Greg
0.16% +9
89.
  
Angus
0.16% -3
90.
  
Cameron
0.16% -8
91.
  
Gerald
0.16% -1
92.
  
Shaun
0.15% +5
93.
  
Samuel
0.14% +3
94.
  
Timothy
0.13% 0
95.
  
Liam
0.13% new
96.
  
Campbell
0.13% +3
97.
  
Gareth
0.12% new
97.
  
Niall
0.12% new
99.
  
Dean
0.12% -4
99.
  
Justin
0.12% -11
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Nicola
2.68% 0
2.
  
Karen
2.45% 0
3.
  
Claire
2.42% +1
4.
  
Angela
2.14% +2
5.
  
Fiona
2.12% 0
6.
  
Susan
1.76% -3
7.
  
Jennifer
1.72% +3
8.
  
Julie
1.72% +1
9.
  
Gillian
1.67% -1
10.
  
Michelle
1.58% +1
11.
  
Sharon
1.55% -4
12.
  
Sarah
1.52% +8
13.
  
Louise
1.46% -1
14.
  
Donna
1.45% +1
15.
  
Laura
1.42% +8
16.
  
Amanda
1.20% -2
17.
  
Alison
1.17% 0
17.
  
Lisa
1.17% -4
19.
  
Caroline
1.14% +2
20.
  
Kirsty
1.11% +12
21.
  
Jacqueline
1.10% -2
22.
  
Elaine
1.09% -4
23.
  
Lesley
1.03% +3
24.
  
Lynn
1.02% 0
25.
  
Deborah
1.02% 0
26.
  
Elizabeth
1.01% -4
27.
  
Joanne
0.99% +1
28.
  
Emma
0.96% +7
29.
  
Tracy
0.90% -13
30.
  
Lorraine
0.88% 0
31.
  
Lynne
0.84% +4
31.
  
Margaret
0.84% -5
33.
  
Heather
0.84% +5
34.
  
Carol
0.80% -3
35.
  
Lorna
0.79% -1
36.
  
Pauline
0.77% -7
37.
  
Kelly
0.77% +29
38.
  
Helen
0.76% +3
39.
  
Catherine
0.74% 0
40.
  
Linda
0.71% +2
41.
  
Victoria
0.70% +7
42.
  
Suzanne
0.69% +4
43.
  
Kerry
0.69% +1
44.
  
Pamela
0.67% -5
45.
  
Lee
0.67% +20
46.
  
Wendy
0.65% +1
47.
  
Jane
0.64% -4
48.
  
Yvonne
0.62% -15
49.
  
Tracey
0.60% -12
50.
  
Anne
0.59% -6
51.
  
Clare
0.55% +1
52.
  
Mary
0.52% -2
53.
  
Diane
0.52% -4
54.
  
Christine
0.50% +4
55.
  
Lynsey
0.49% +7
56.
  
Samantha
0.48% +4
57.
  
Shona
0.48% -2
58.
  
Andrea
0.47% +1
59.
  
Marie
0.46% +2
60.
  
Gail
0.43% -7
61.
  
Melanie
0.43% +18
62.
  
Dawn
0.41% -11
63.
  
Ann
0.41% -8
64.
  
Paula
0.39% -10
65.
  
Jill
0.38% +4
65.
  
Ruth
0.38% +10
67.
  
Leigh
0.38% +10
68.
  
Hazel
0.37% -11
69.
  
Debbie
0.35% -1
70.
  
Joanna
0.35% +2
71.
  
Denise
0.34% -7
72.
  
Lindsay
0.34% +25
73.
  
Gayle
0.33% -6
73.
  
Patricia
0.33% -2
75.
  
Catriona
0.32% -2
76.
  
Kathleen
0.31% -6
77.
  
Sandra
0.29% -14
78.
  
Leanne
0.29% new
78.
  
Stephanie
0.29% +7
80.
  
Rachel
0.28% -3
81.
  
Katrina
0.27% +1
81.
  
Shirley
0.27% -8
83.
  
Kirsteen
0.26% -3
84.
  
Janet
0.26% -2
85.
  
Arlene
0.26% +3
85.
  
Zoe
0.26% -10
87.
  
Jillian
0.25% new
88.
  
Anna
0.24% +9
88.
  
Judith
0.24% new
88.
  
Mhairi
0.24% +3
88.
  
Natalie
0.24% new
92.
  
Audrey
0.23% -6
93.
  
Carolyn
0.23% new
93.
  
Morag
0.23% -5
95.
  
Aileen
0.22% -14
96.
  
Cheryl
0.22% -2
96.
  
Rebecca
0.22% +1
98.
  
Allison
0.22% -5
99.
  
Barbara
0.21% new
100.
  
Mandy
0.21% 0
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