Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in England and Wales of 2001 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 2001:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.954 9,000
2 Thomas 2.737 8,337
3 Joshua 2.358 7,182
4 James 2.306 7,026
5 Daniel 1.890 5,759
6 Harry 1.859 5,662
7 Samuel 1.726 5,259
8 Joseph 1.725 5,256
9 Matthew 1.588 4,839
10 Lewis 1.522 4,636
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Chloe 2.408 6,984
2 Emily 2.041 5,918
3 Megan 1.924 5,580
4 Jessica 1.686 4,888
5 Sophie 1.572 4,560
6 Charlotte 1.544 4,479
7 Lauren 1.537 4,456
8 Hannah 1.477 4,282
9 Lucy 1.383 4,012
10 Olivia 1.380 4,001