Popular Names in Scotland

Information from National Records of Scotland
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
David
5.73% 0
2.
  
John
4.16% 0
3.
  
Andrew
3.76% 0
4.
  
Paul
3.25% 0
5.
  
James
3.14% 0
6.
  
Christopher
2.77% +1
7.
  
Steven
2.65% +1
8.
  
Scott
2.48% -2
9.
  
Mark
2.34% +1
10.
  
Robert
2.27% +1
11.
  
Craig
2.22% +1
12.
  
Kevin
2.19% +1
13.
  
Michael
2.04% -4
14.
  
Stuart
2.04% 0
15.
  
Stephen
1.91% +1
16.
  
Alan
1.89% -1
17.
  
Colin
1.65% +2
18.
  
William
1.59% -1
19.
  
Brian
1.48% +1
20.
  
Barry
1.42% +2
20.
  
Ross
1.42% -2
22.
  
Gary
1.39% +8
23.
  
Martin
1.38% +5
24.
  
Thomas
1.32% +2
25.
  
Richard
1.27% -4
26.
  
Graeme
1.24% +1
27.
  
Neil
1.23% -4
28.
  
Peter
1.12% +1
29.
  
Iain
1.11% +2
30.
  
Gordon
1.07% -5
31.
  
Derek
1.04% -7
31.
  
Ian
1.04% +2
33.
  
Alexander
1.01% +2
34.
  
Kenneth
0.92% 0
35.
  
Graham
0.87% -3
36.
  
Allan
0.77% 0
37.
  
Darren
0.77% +2
38.
  
Gavin
0.74% 0
39.
  
Jamie
0.74% -2
40.
  
Douglas
0.70% +1
41.
  
Ryan
0.69% +6
42.
  
Simon
0.68% 0
43.
  
George
0.61% -3
44.
  
Matthew
0.60% +5
45.
  
Lee
0.57% +1
46.
  
Stewart
0.54% -3
47.
  
Keith
0.53% -2
48.
  
Daniel
0.52% -4
49.
  
Anthony
0.51% +2
50.
  
Grant
0.50% 0
51.
  
Gareth
0.50% +15
52.
  
Jonathan
0.49% +1
53.
  
Joseph
0.44% -5
54.
  
Alistair
0.41% +5
55.
  
Charles
0.38% +5
56.
  
Edward
0.37% +10
57.
  
Fraser
0.36% -2
58.
  
Duncan
0.35% -4
59.
  
Garry
0.35% -2
60.
  
Bryan
0.35% 0
60.
  
Ewan
0.35% +16
60.
  
Nicholas
0.35% -2
63.
  
Donald
0.34% -7
64.
  
Philip
0.33% -1
65.
  
Alastair
0.30% +6
66.
  
Adam
0.30% +3
66.
  
Jason
0.30% -15
68.
  
Euan
0.29% -3
69.
  
Russell
0.26% +8
69.
  
Sean
0.26% -1
71.
  
Malcolm
0.25% +3
71.
  
Patrick
0.25% +4
71.
  
Raymond
0.25% -9
74.
  
Alasdair
0.24% -5
75.
  
Liam
0.24% +20
76.
  
Greig
0.23% -4
77.
  
Gregor
0.21% +2
77.
  
Ronald
0.21% -5
79.
  
Greg
0.20% -1
80.
  
Shaun
0.20% +8
81.
  
Wayne
0.19% +7
82.
  
Bruce
0.18% -1
83.
  
Marc
0.18% -19
83.
  
Robin
0.18% -4
85.
  
Cameron
0.18% +2
86.
  
Francis
0.17% -2
87.
  
Angus
0.16% +8
87.
  
Gerard
0.16% -4
87.
  
Kris
0.16% new
90.
  
Calum
0.16% -4
91.
  
Benjamin
0.15% -10
91.
  
Rory
0.15% +4
93.
  
Dean
0.14% new
94.
  
Timothy
0.14% +5
95.
  
Samuel
0.13% -5
96.
  
Niall
0.13% +2
97.
  
Hugh
0.12% -12
97.
  
Lewis
0.12% new
99.
  
Murray
0.12% -8
100.
  
Justin
0.11% new
100.
  
Roderick
0.11% -9
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Laura
2.75% +2
2.
  
Claire
2.50% 0
3.
  
Nicola
2.16% -2
4.
  
Lisa
2.15% +4
5.
  
Louise
2.10% +1
6.
  
Michelle
1.92% -1
7.
  
Fiona
1.89% +1
8.
  
Karen
1.87% -4
9.
  
Gillian
1.71% +1
10.
  
Jennifer
1.70% -3
11.
  
Emma
1.47% +7
12.
  
Angela
1.41% -1
13.
  
Susan
1.38% 0
14.
  
Kelly
1.37% +1
15.
  
Julie
1.35% -3
16.
  
Donna
1.35% 0
17.
  
Sarah
1.32% -3
18.
  
Kirsty
1.30% +5
19.
  
Sharon
1.17% -2
20.
  
Joanne
1.12% +1
21.
  
Amanda
1.05% +4
22.
  
Tracy
1.01% 0
23.
  
Alison
0.99% -3
24.
  
Elizabeth
0.92% +6
25.
  
Caroline
0.91% -6
25.
  
Elaine
0.91% +1
27.
  
Jacqueline
0.90% 0
28.
  
Lynne
0.88% -4
29.
  
Leanne
0.87% +27
30.
  
Deborah
0.86% +3
31.
  
Lesley
0.78% -3
32.
  
Lorraine
0.76% +6
33.
  
Victoria
0.75% +8
34.
  
Lynn
0.74% -3
34.
  
Pamela
0.74% +25
36.
  
Kerry
0.72% -7
37.
  
Lynsey
0.72% +4
38.
  
Lorna
0.71% -2
39.
  
Carol
0.65% -1
39.
  
Margaret
0.65% -7
41.
  
Heather
0.64% -6
41.
  
Helen
0.64% +2
43.
  
Catherine
0.62% -9
44.
  
Suzanne
0.58% -4
45.
  
Tracey
0.57% +4
46.
  
Yvonne
0.56% -9
47.
  
Cheryl
0.55% +19
47.
  
Linda
0.55% -3
49.
  
Pauline
0.52% -5
50.
  
Debbie
0.50% +13
50.
  
Jane
0.50% -2
52.
  
Dawn
0.49% -6
53.
  
Clare
0.46% -3
53.
  
Lindsay
0.46% +13
55.
  
Mary
0.45% -5
55.
  
Shona
0.45% +3
57.
  
Anne
0.44% -10
58.
  
Rachel
0.44% +11
59.
  
Jill
0.41% -6
60.
  
Christine
0.40% -3
60.
  
Natalie
0.40% +29
62.
  
Samantha
0.40% -3
63.
  
Diane
0.39% -11
63.
  
Lee
0.39% -9
65.
  
Wendy
0.38% +12
66.
  
Joanna
0.38% -4
66.
  
Paula
0.38% -5
68.
  
Marie
0.38% +2
69.
  
Ann
0.37% +2
70.
  
Denise
0.36% -16
71.
  
Catriona
0.35% 0
72.
  
Gayle
0.35% +8
73.
  
Hazel
0.32% -8
73.
  
Kathleen
0.32% +18
75.
  
Stacey
0.32% -11
76.
  
Gail
0.32% -8
77.
  
Ashley
0.30% +16
78.
  
Andrea
0.30% -5
78.
  
Ruth
0.30% -5
80.
  
Anna
0.29% +4
80.
  
Jillian
0.29% +4
80.
  
Leigh
0.29% -1
83.
  
Katrina
0.29% -7
83.
  
Stephanie
0.29% -1
85.
  
Mhairi
0.28% -8
86.
  
Katherine
0.27% +12
87.
  
Sandra
0.27% -5
88.
  
Lyndsey
0.26% +3
89.
  
Christina
0.26% +7
89.
  
Lucy
0.26% new
91.
  
Patricia
0.25% -4
92.
  
Carrie
0.25% -3
93.
  
Rebecca
0.24% 0
94.
  
Kathryn
0.23% -19
94.
  
Lyndsay
0.23% new
96.
  
Melanie
0.23% -16
97.
  
Amy
0.23% -11
98.
  
Sara
0.22% +1
99.
  
Arlene
0.22% 0
99.
  
Kirsten
0.22% new
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