Popular Names in Scotland

Information from National Records of Scotland
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
David
5.62% 0
2.
  
John
4.18% 0
3.
  
Andrew
3.66% 0
4.
  
James
3.38% +1
5.
  
Christopher
3.03% +1
6.
  
Paul
2.96% -2
7.
  
Steven
2.70% 0
8.
  
Kevin
2.33% +4
9.
  
Robert
2.30% +1
9.
  
Scott
2.30% -1
11.
  
Craig
2.28% 0
12.
  
Michael
2.19% +1
13.
  
Mark
2.09% -4
14.
  
Stuart
1.98% 0
15.
  
Stephen
1.96% 0
16.
  
Alan
1.88% 0
17.
  
William
1.70% +1
18.
  
Gary
1.58% +4
19.
  
Ross
1.54% +1
20.
  
Colin
1.53% -3
21.
  
Brian
1.35% -2
22.
  
Barry
1.33% -2
23.
  
Richard
1.31% +2
24.
  
Martin
1.30% -1
25.
  
Thomas
1.27% -1
26.
  
Neil
1.20% +1
27.
  
Peter
1.11% +1
28.
  
Iain
1.06% +1
29.
  
Graeme
1.04% -3
30.
  
Ian
1.02% +1
31.
  
Gordon
1.02% -1
32.
  
Alexander
0.99% +1
33.
  
Ryan
0.95% +8
34.
  
Derek
0.95% -3
35.
  
Kenneth
0.90% -1
36.
  
Allan
0.81% 0
37.
  
Jamie
0.79% +2
38.
  
Graham
0.78% -3
39.
  
Gavin
0.77% -1
40.
  
Darren
0.76% -3
41.
  
Stewart
0.65% +5
42.
  
Gareth
0.63% +9
43.
  
Jonathan
0.61% +9
44.
  
Daniel
0.59% +4
45.
  
Douglas
0.57% -5
46.
  
Grant
0.56% +4
47.
  
Lee
0.55% -2
48.
  
George
0.53% -5
49.
  
Joseph
0.50% +4
50.
  
Simon
0.49% -8
51.
  
Matthew
0.48% -7
52.
  
Keith
0.47% -5
53.
  
Anthony
0.46% -4
54.
  
Fraser
0.45% +3
55.
  
Garry
0.43% +4
56.
  
Alistair
0.40% -2
57.
  
Bryan
0.38% +3
58.
  
Philip
0.36% +6
59.
  
Adam
0.35% +7
60.
  
Sean
0.35% +9
61.
  
Duncan
0.34% -3
62.
  
Edward
0.32% -6
63.
  
Charles
0.31% -8
64.
  
Ewan
0.31% -4
65.
  
Russell
0.30% +4
66.
  
Donald
0.29% -3
67.
  
Patrick
0.29% +4
68.
  
Alastair
0.29% -3
68.
  
Euan
0.29% 0
70.
  
Jason
0.28% -4
70.
  
Nicholas
0.28% -10
72.
  
Marc
0.27% +11
73.
  
Raymond
0.27% -2
74.
  
Malcolm
0.25% -3
75.
  
Greig
0.25% +1
76.
  
Alasdair
0.24% -2
77.
  
Greg
0.23% +2
77.
  
Liam
0.23% -2
79.
  
Shaun
0.21% +1
80.
  
Francis
0.20% +6
81.
  
Ronald
0.18% -4
82.
  
Benjamin
0.17% +9
82.
  
Cameron
0.17% +3
82.
  
Dean
0.17% +11
85.
  
Niall
0.16% +11
86.
  
Gerard
0.16% +1
87.
  
Murray
0.15% +12
87.
  
Robin
0.15% -4
87.
  
Timothy
0.15% +7
90.
  
Bruce
0.15% -8
90.
  
Hugh
0.15% +7
92.
  
Calum
0.15% -2
93.
  
Kris
0.14% -6
93.
  
Wayne
0.14% -12
95.
  
Roderick
0.14% +5
95.
  
Samuel
0.14% 0
97.
  
Martyn
0.13% new
98.
  
Angus
0.12% -11
98.
  
Gregor
0.12% -21
100.
  
Jon
0.11% new
100.
  
Rory
0.11% -9
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Laura
3.06% 0
2.
  
Claire
2.55% 0
3.
  
Lisa
2.21% +1
4.
  
Nicola
2.20% -1
5.
  
Louise
2.11% 0
6.
  
Karen
1.95% +2
7.
  
Fiona
1.84% 0
8.
  
Jennifer
1.83% +2
9.
  
Michelle
1.82% -3
10.
  
Emma
1.64% +1
11.
  
Sarah
1.63% +6
12.
  
Gillian
1.59% -3
13.
  
Kelly
1.40% +1
14.
  
Susan
1.37% -1
15.
  
Angela
1.36% -3
16.
  
Donna
1.28% 0
17.
  
Kirsty
1.17% +1
18.
  
Julie
1.15% -3
19.
  
Pamela
1.12% +15
20.
  
Joanne
1.05% 0
21.
  
Caroline
1.01% +4
22.
  
Amanda
0.94% -1
23.
  
Tracy
0.93% -1
24.
  
Sharon
0.91% -5
25.
  
Lynne
0.89% +3
26.
  
Elaine
0.88% -1
27.
  
Deborah
0.88% +3
28.
  
Jacqueline
0.86% -1
29.
  
Alison
0.85% -6
30.
  
Lynsey
0.85% +7
31.
  
Victoria
0.84% +2
32.
  
Kerry
0.83% +4
33.
  
Leanne
0.82% -4
34.
  
Lorraine
0.77% -2
35.
  
Lesley
0.74% -4
36.
  
Elizabeth
0.74% -12
37.
  
Lorna
0.71% +1
38.
  
Catherine
0.67% +5
39.
  
Lynn
0.62% -5
40.
  
Suzanne
0.62% +4
41.
  
Heather
0.58% 0
42.
  
Helen
0.56% -1
42.
  
Lindsay
0.56% +11
42.
  
Margaret
0.56% -3
45.
  
Clare
0.55% +8
46.
  
Cheryl
0.54% +1
46.
  
Debbie
0.54% +4
48.
  
Pauline
0.52% +1
49.
  
Dawn
0.52% +3
50.
  
Carol
0.50% -11
51.
  
Mary
0.48% +4
52.
  
Natalie
0.47% +8
53.
  
Linda
0.46% -6
54.
  
Jane
0.45% -4
55.
  
Diane
0.45% +8
55.
  
Stacey
0.45% +20
57.
  
Carrie
0.45% +35
58.
  
Yvonne
0.43% -12
59.
  
Rebecca
0.43% +34
60.
  
Christine
0.42% 0
61.
  
Marie
0.41% +7
62.
  
Charlene
0.40% new
63.
  
Rachel
0.40% -5
64.
  
Anne
0.39% -7
65.
  
Tracey
0.39% -20
66.
  
Jill
0.36% -7
66.
  
Samantha
0.36% -4
68.
  
Ashley
0.36% +9
69.
  
Paula
0.36% -3
70.
  
Joanna
0.35% -4
71.
  
Stephanie
0.34% +12
72.
  
Andrea
0.33% +6
72.
  
Shona
0.33% -17
74.
  
Denise
0.33% -4
75.
  
Anna
0.32% +5
75.
  
Hazel
0.32% -2
77.
  
Katrina
0.31% +6
78.
  
Ruth
0.31% 0
79.
  
Gayle
0.30% -7
80.
  
Lee
0.29% -17
80.
  
Sara
0.29% +18
82.
  
Catriona
0.29% -11
83.
  
Kathryn
0.28% +11
83.
  
Leigh
0.28% -3
83.
  
Mhairi
0.28% +2
86.
  
Wendy
0.28% -21
87.
  
Amy
0.28% +10
88.
  
Jillian
0.27% -8
89.
  
Katherine
0.26% -3
90.
  
Gail
0.26% -14
91.
  
Linsey
0.25% new
92.
  
Christina
0.25% -3
93.
  
Lucy
0.25% -4
93.
  
Melanie
0.25% +3
95.
  
Sandra
0.24% -8
96.
  
Ann
0.23% -27
96.
  
Kathleen
0.23% -23
98.
  
Shelley
0.23% new
99.
  
Kirsten
0.23% 0
100.
  
Kim
0.22% new
100.
  
Lyndsey
0.22% -12
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