Popular Names in Scotland

Information from National Records of Scotland
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
David
5.63% 0
2.
  
John
4.16% 0
3.
  
Andrew
3.58% +2
4.
  
Paul
3.47% -1
5.
  
James
3.23% -1
6.
  
Scott
2.74% +1
7.
  
Christopher
2.60% +3
8.
  
Steven
2.59% -2
9.
  
Michael
2.33% +6
10.
  
Mark
2.32% -2
11.
  
Robert
2.17% -2
12.
  
Craig
2.15% -1
13.
  
Kevin
2.05% 0
14.
  
Stuart
2.03% -2
15.
  
Alan
1.90% -1
16.
  
Stephen
1.87% 0
17.
  
William
1.74% 0
18.
  
Ross
1.56% +4
19.
  
Colin
1.44% -1
20.
  
Brian
1.40% -1
21.
  
Richard
1.40% 0
22.
  
Barry
1.38% +8
23.
  
Neil
1.35% -3
24.
  
Derek
1.31% +1
25.
  
Gordon
1.30% +2
26.
  
Thomas
1.26% -3
27.
  
Graeme
1.23% +1
28.
  
Martin
1.22% +1
29.
  
Peter
1.18% +6
30.
  
Gary
1.10% -6
31.
  
Iain
1.03% -5
32.
  
Graham
0.97% +4
33.
  
Ian
0.95% -2
34.
  
Kenneth
0.86% -1
35.
  
Alexander
0.84% -1
36.
  
Allan
0.82% +1
37.
  
Jamie
0.81% +2
38.
  
Gavin
0.77% -7
39.
  
Darren
0.68% -1
40.
  
George
0.67% +2
41.
  
Douglas
0.61% +4
42.
  
Simon
0.60% -2
43.
  
Stewart
0.58% +1
44.
  
Daniel
0.57% +4
45.
  
Keith
0.55% -3
46.
  
Lee
0.54% -5
47.
  
Ryan
0.54% +6
48.
  
Joseph
0.52% +2
49.
  
Matthew
0.47% -2
50.
  
Grant
0.46% -1
51.
  
Anthony
0.42% +1
51.
  
Jason
0.42% 0
53.
  
Jonathan
0.41% -7
54.
  
Duncan
0.38% +5
55.
  
Fraser
0.38% 0
56.
  
Donald
0.37% 0
57.
  
Garry
0.37% +1
58.
  
Nicholas
0.35% +2
59.
  
Alistair
0.35% +3
60.
  
Bryan
0.35% +3
60.
  
Charles
0.35% -3
62.
  
Raymond
0.33% -1
63.
  
Philip
0.32% +1
64.
  
Marc
0.30% +12
65.
  
Euan
0.29% +5
66.
  
Edward
0.29% -12
66.
  
Gareth
0.29% +6
68.
  
Sean
0.28% +10
69.
  
Adam
0.28% +5
69.
  
Alasdair
0.28% -2
71.
  
Alastair
0.28% -6
72.
  
Greig
0.26% +4
72.
  
Ronald
0.26% +8
74.
  
Malcolm
0.26% -8
75.
  
Patrick
0.25% -6
76.
  
Ewan
0.24% -6
77.
  
Russell
0.23% -9
78.
  
Greg
0.21% +6
79.
  
Gregor
0.20% +4
79.
  
Robin
0.20% 0
81.
  
Benjamin
0.20% 0
81.
  
Bruce
0.20% -8
83.
  
Gerard
0.19% -8
84.
  
Francis
0.19% -2
85.
  
Hugh
0.17% -1
86.
  
Calum
0.17% 0
87.
  
Cameron
0.16% +1
88.
  
Shaun
0.15% -2
88.
  
Wayne
0.15% +6
90.
  
Samuel
0.14% +2
91.
  
Murray
0.13% +4
91.
  
Roderick
0.13% -2
93.
  
Barrie
0.13% new
94.
  
Callum
0.12% new
95.
  
Angus
0.12% -5
95.
  
Liam
0.12% new
95.
  
Rory
0.12% -3
98.
  
Niall
0.12% new
99.
  
Timothy
0.11% -3
100.
  
Antony
0.11% new
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Nicola
2.55% +1
2.
  
Claire
2.31% -1
3.
  
Laura
2.27% +5
4.
  
Karen
2.02% -1
5.
  
Michelle
1.87% +6
6.
  
Louise
1.84% +8
7.
  
Jennifer
1.81% 0
8.
  
Fiona
1.81% -2
8.
  
Lisa
1.81% +4
10.
  
Gillian
1.76% -5
11.
  
Angela
1.74% -7
12.
  
Julie
1.61% -2
13.
  
Susan
1.58% -4
14.
  
Sarah
1.49% +1
15.
  
Kelly
1.47% +3
16.
  
Donna
1.36% +1
17.
  
Sharon
1.35% -4
18.
  
Emma
1.33% +6
19.
  
Caroline
1.22% +4
20.
  
Alison
1.14% +1
21.
  
Joanne
1.13% +1
22.
  
Tracy
1.10% -6
23.
  
Kirsty
1.08% -4
24.
  
Lynne
1.06% +4
25.
  
Amanda
1.02% -5
26.
  
Elaine
0.95% 0
27.
  
Jacqueline
0.92% -2
28.
  
Lesley
0.91% +1
29.
  
Kerry
0.89% +2
30.
  
Elizabeth
0.89% -3
31.
  
Lynn
0.86% +3
32.
  
Margaret
0.76% +5
33.
  
Deborah
0.75% -3
34.
  
Catherine
0.72% 0
35.
  
Heather
0.71% +9
36.
  
Lorna
0.70% +2
37.
  
Yvonne
0.69% +8
38.
  
Carol
0.68% -5
38.
  
Lorraine
0.68% +2
40.
  
Suzanne
0.68% +1
41.
  
Lynsey
0.65% -2
41.
  
Victoria
0.65% -10
43.
  
Helen
0.62% +6
44.
  
Linda
0.59% -3
44.
  
Pauline
0.59% -8
46.
  
Dawn
0.57% +1
47.
  
Anne
0.53% +3
48.
  
Jane
0.53% -2
49.
  
Tracey
0.52% -8
50.
  
Clare
0.49% +6
50.
  
Mary
0.49% -3
52.
  
Diane
0.47% +5
53.
  
Jill
0.46% +1
54.
  
Denise
0.46% +18
54.
  
Lee
0.46% -2
56.
  
Leanne
0.45% +29
57.
  
Christine
0.43% 0
58.
  
Shona
0.43% +3
59.
  
Pamela
0.42% -6
59.
  
Samantha
0.42% 0
61.
  
Paula
0.42% +7
62.
  
Joanna
0.42% 0
63.
  
Debbie
0.40% +1
64.
  
Stacey
0.40% new
65.
  
Hazel
0.38% +11
66.
  
Cheryl
0.37% +20
66.
  
Lindsay
0.37% -11
68.
  
Gail
0.37% -3
69.
  
Rachel
0.36% +11
70.
  
Marie
0.36% -4
71.
  
Ann
0.32% +3
71.
  
Catriona
0.32% -1
73.
  
Andrea
0.32% -6
73.
  
Ruth
0.32% -11
75.
  
Kathryn
0.32% +16
76.
  
Katrina
0.31% -5
77.
  
Mhairi
0.31% +10
77.
  
Wendy
0.31% -26
79.
  
Leigh
0.30% -20
80.
  
Gayle
0.30% -4
80.
  
Melanie
0.30% -7
82.
  
Sandra
0.30% -7
82.
  
Stephanie
0.30% -3
84.
  
Anna
0.28% +11
84.
  
Jillian
0.28% -8
86.
  
Amy
0.27% new
87.
  
Carolyn
0.26% new
87.
  
Patricia
0.26% -4
89.
  
Carrie
0.26% new
89.
  
Natalie
0.26% -8
91.
  
Kathleen
0.25% -22
91.
  
Lyndsey
0.25% new
93.
  
Ashley
0.22% -1
93.
  
Rebecca
0.22% new
93.
  
Vicky
0.22% +6
96.
  
Christina
0.22% +4
96.
  
Lindsey
0.22% new
98.
  
Katherine
0.22% -15
99.
  
Arlene
0.21% -10
99.
  
Sara
0.21% new
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