Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in England and Wales of 2002 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 2002:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.973 9,100
2 Joshua 2.669 8,170
3 Thomas 2.430 7,438
4 James 2.084 6,377
5 Daniel 1.818 5,565
6 Benjamin 1.665 5,095
7 Samuel 1.656 5,067
8 Joseph 1.650 5,051
9 William 1.646 5,037
10 Oliver 1.566 4,794
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Chloe 1.968 5,708
2 Emily 1.858 5,390
3 Jessica 1.756 5,094
4 Ellie 1.673 4,854
5 Sophie 1.616 4,688
6 Megan 1.578 4,576
7 Charlotte 1.451 4,208
8 Hannah 1.336 3,874
9 Olivia 1.309 3,798
10 Lucy 1.309 3,796