Popular Names in Scotland

Information from National Records of Scotland
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Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
David
5.39% 0
2.
  
Christopher
4.13% 0
3.
  
Andrew
3.58% 0
4.
  
John
3.48% 0
5.
  
James
3.29% 0
6.
  
Craig
2.89% 0
7.
  
Steven
2.86% 0
8.
  
Paul
2.71% 0
9.
  
Michael
2.54% 0
10.
  
Mark
2.47% +2
11.
  
Scott
2.35% -1
12.
  
Robert
2.08% -1
13.
  
Stuart
2.02% +2
14.
  
Kevin
1.86% 0
15.
  
William
1.85% -2
16.
  
Stephen
1.74% 0
17.
  
Gary
1.73% +1
18.
  
Alan
1.55% -1
19.
  
Ross
1.54% 0
20.
  
Richard
1.39% +1
21.
  
Thomas
1.22% +2
22.
  
Neil
1.21% +2
23.
  
Colin
1.20% -3
24.
  
Martin
1.19% -2
25.
  
Ryan
1.15% 0
26.
  
Graeme
1.05% 0
27.
  
Peter
1.04% +1
28.
  
Jamie
1.03% +4
29.
  
Iain
0.96% +4
30.
  
Darren
0.95% 0
31.
  
Gordon
0.91% -2
32.
  
Ian
0.88% -2
33.
  
Graham
0.87% +2
34.
  
Brian
0.87% -7
35.
  
Daniel
0.84% +4
36.
  
Alexander
0.83% -3
37.
  
Sean
0.79% +6
38.
  
Matthew
0.75% +6
39.
  
Barry
0.75% -3
40.
  
Allan
0.68% -3
41.
  
Kenneth
0.67% +1
42.
  
Lee
0.66% +3
43.
  
Derek
0.65% -2
44.
  
Jonathan
0.63% -7
45.
  
Gavin
0.62% -5
46.
  
Joseph
0.57% +7
47.
  
Adam
0.56% +9
47.
  
Stewart
0.56% +1
49.
  
Fraser
0.55% +1
50.
  
George
0.51% -4
51.
  
Grant
0.46% +3
52.
  
Nicholas
0.46% -5
53.
  
Anthony
0.45% -5
54.
  
Douglas
0.44% -3
55.
  
Simon
0.40% +2
56.
  
Marc
0.39% -1
57.
  
Alistair
0.38% +1
57.
  
Liam
0.38% +5
59.
  
Keith
0.38% -7
60.
  
Philip
0.33% +8
61.
  
Shaun
0.32% +9
62.
  
Garry
0.32% -3
63.
  
Edward
0.31% +5
63.
  
Greg
0.31% +4
65.
  
Euan
0.31% -1
66.
  
Alastair
0.30% -6
67.
  
Alasdair
0.30% +13
68.
  
Callum
0.29% +7
69.
  
Patrick
0.28% +10
70.
  
Calum
0.28% +4
70.
  
Duncan
0.28% -6
70.
  
Jason
0.28% -7
73.
  
Bryan
0.27% -12
74.
  
Raymond
0.26% +3
75.
  
Charles
0.26% -9
76.
  
Donald
0.25% 0
76.
  
Ewan
0.25% -3
78.
  
Russell
0.24% -8
79.
  
Lewis
0.23% +4
80.
  
Cameron
0.22% -3
81.
  
Dean
0.21% 0
82.
  
Benjamin
0.20% +2
83.
  
Gareth
0.18% -11
83.
  
Malcolm
0.18% +2
85.
  
Samuel
0.18% +11
86.
  
Niall
0.17% 0
87.
  
Gerard
0.17% 0
88.
  
Aaron
0.16% +2
88.
  
Greig
0.16% -6
90.
  
Ben
0.15% new
90.
  
Martyn
0.15% -2
92.
  
Bruce
0.15% +5
92.
  
Jordan
0.15% -3
94.
  
Kieran
0.15% new
95.
  
Francis
0.14% -5
96.
  
Wayne
0.14% new
97.
  
Kris
0.14% +2
98.
  
Mohammed
0.13% -5
98.
  
Murray
0.13% new
98.
  
Rory
0.13% new
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Laura
3.71% 0
2.
  
Claire
2.87% 0
3.
  
Jennifer
2.66% +1
4.
  
Nicola
2.28% -1
5.
  
Lisa
2.28% +2
6.
  
Sarah
2.17% 0
7.
  
Louise
1.95% -2
8.
  
Michelle
1.86% 0
9.
  
Emma
1.65% 0
10.
  
Gemma
1.59% +3
11.
  
Kirsty
1.52% +3
12.
  
Fiona
1.47% -2
13.
  
Gillian
1.45% -1
14.
  
Karen
1.25% -3
15.
  
Donna
1.06% +2
16.
  
Lynsey
1.03% -1
17.
  
Victoria
0.96% -1
18.
  
Natalie
0.91% +16
19.
  
Kelly
0.88% -1
20.
  
Leanne
0.85% +3
21.
  
Julie
0.81% -1
22.
  
Susan
0.80% -3
23.
  
Amanda
0.78% +1
24.
  
Pamela
0.77% -2
25.
  
Lauren
0.77% +13
26.
  
Joanne
0.77% -1
27.
  
Angela
0.76% -6
28.
  
Alison
0.75% -2
29.
  
Jenna
0.74% new
30.
  
Stephanie
0.74% +1
31.
  
Cheryl
0.73% +8
32.
  
Catherine
0.71% 0
32.
  
Stacey
0.71% +3
34.
  
Elizabeth
0.71% +6
35.
  
Caroline
0.70% -8
36.
  
Heather
0.70% -8
36.
  
Suzanne
0.70% -6
38.
  
Jacqueline
0.66% -9
39.
  
Samantha
0.66% +15
40.
  
Amy
0.66% +9
41.
  
Deborah
0.65% 0
42.
  
Lindsay
0.61% -5
43.
  
Charlene
0.61% +2
44.
  
Rachel
0.59% +11
45.
  
Kerry
0.56% -2
45.
  
Lesley
0.56% -4
47.
  
Sharon
0.55% -2
48.
  
Lorna
0.55% -5
49.
  
Clare
0.54% +2
50.
  
Ashley
0.53% +14
51.
  
Elaine
0.49% -19
52.
  
Kimberley
0.48% +3
53.
  
Lorraine
0.47% -6
54.
  
Lynne
0.47% -19
55.
  
Lynn
0.46% -7
56.
  
Debbie
0.44% -3
57.
  
Rebecca
0.43% -6
58.
  
Helen
0.42% 0
59.
  
Yvonne
0.42% -2
60.
  
Diane
0.39% +2
60.
  
Joanna
0.39% +32
60.
  
Paula
0.39% +4
63.
  
Danielle
0.39% +6
63.
  
Margaret
0.39% -4
65.
  
Dawn
0.37% -1
66.
  
Tracy
0.36% -16
67.
  
Christine
0.36% -6
68.
  
Linda
0.35% -5
69.
  
Tracey
0.34% +9
70.
  
Catriona
0.34% +4
71.
  
Ruth
0.33% +15
72.
  
Siobhan
0.32% +25
73.
  
Jane
0.31% +2
74.
  
Pauline
0.30% -7
75.
  
Eilidh
0.30% new
75.
  
Hayley
0.30% +5
75.
  
Mary
0.30% +13
78.
  
Hazel
0.30% -7
79.
  
Anna
0.29% -9
80.
  
Melissa
0.29% +3
81.
  
Alana
0.29% +12
81.
  
Katie
0.29% new
81.
  
Shona
0.29% -8
84.
  
Carol
0.28% -24
84.
  
Jill
0.28% -13
86.
  
Katherine
0.28% new
86.
  
Kathleen
0.28% +9
86.
  
Kathryn
0.28% -2
86.
  
Lyndsay
0.28% -2
90.
  
Andrea
0.27% -1
90.
  
Lyndsey
0.27% -10
92.
  
Kim
0.27% -16
93.
  
Jillian
0.25% new
94.
  
Katrina
0.25% new
95.
  
Marie
0.24% -28
96.
  
Anne
0.24% -18
96.
  
Sara
0.24% -16
98.
  
Christina
0.23% -1
98.
  
Lucy
0.23% -12
98.
  
Melanie
0.23% -2
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