Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in England and Wales of 2000 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the England and Wales 2000:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.932 9,079
2 Thomas 2.801 8,672
3 James 2.419 7,489
4 Joshua 2.292 7,097
5 Daniel 2.012 6,229
6 Harry 1.960 6,070
7 Joseph 1.898 5,877
8 Samuel 1.873 5,800
9 Matthew 1.771 5,482
10 Callum 1.586 4,911
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Chloe 2.555 7,534
2 Emily 2.114 6,232
3 Megan 1.990 5,868
4 Jessica 1.621 4,779
5 Charlotte 1.621 4,778
6 Lauren 1.595 4,701
7 Sophie 1.568 4,624
8 Olivia 1.542 4,546
9 Hannah 1.496 4,410
10 Lucy 1.444 4,257