Most Popular Names

Here are the 50 most popular baby names in England and Wales of 2006 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 2006:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.279 7,804
2 Thomas 1.932 6,616
3 Joshua 1.904 6,519
4 Oliver 1.722 5,898
5 Harry 1.647 5,639
6 James 1.580 5,411
7 William 1.427 4,886
8 Daniel 1.415 4,844
8 Samuel 1.415 4,844
10 Charlie 1.382 4,734
11 Joseph 1.250 4,279
12 Benjamin 1.223 4,188
13 Callum 1.150 3,937
14 George 1.106 3,787
15 Jake 1.094 3,747
16 Alfie 1.081 3,702
17 Luke 1.015 3,475
18 Matthew 0.993 3,400
18 Ethan 0.993 3,400
20 Mohammed 0.946 3,239
21 Lewis 0.946 3,238
22 Jacob 0.932 3,193
23 Dylan 0.906 3,103
24 Alexander 0.893 3,059
25 Ryan 0.806 2,761
26 Adam 0.781 2,674
27 Tyler 0.687 2,353
28 Harvey 0.679 2,325
29 Max 0.656 2,248
30 Cameron 0.612 2,096
31 Jamie 0.604 2,068
32 Liam 0.602 2,063
33 Leo 0.598 2,047
34 Owen 0.574 1,965
35 Connor 0.570 1,951
36 Harrison 0.562 1,926
37 Nathan 0.553 1,894
38 Ben 0.539 1,845
39 Henry 0.525 1,798
40 Archie 0.508 1,739
41 Michael 0.487 1,666
42 Edward 0.484 1,659
43 Muhammad 0.478 1,636
44 Aaron 0.473 1,620
45 Kyle 0.457 1,565
46 Oscar 0.445 1,523
47 Noah 0.441 1,511
48 Lucas 0.436 1,493
49 Rhys 0.424 1,451
50 Charles 0.421 1,443
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Grace 1.536 5,026
2 Olivia 1.516 4,961
3 Jessica 1.500 4,908
4 Ruby 1.379 4,511
5 Emily 1.367 4,474
6 Sophie 1.317 4,309
7 Chloe 1.232 4,031
8 Lucy 1.072 3,506
9 Lily 1.041 3,407
10 Ellie 1.021 3,339
11 Ella 1.004 3,286
12 Charlotte 0.988 3,233
13 Katie 0.938 3,068
14 Mia 0.909 2,975
15 Hannah 0.900 2,946
16 Amelia 0.889 2,907
17 Megan 0.864 2,827
18 Holly 0.712 2,329
19 Amy 0.708 2,318
20 Isabella 0.705 2,306
21 Evie 0.684 2,239
22 Millie 0.675 2,210
23 Abigail 0.656 2,147
24 Freya 0.632 2,067
25 Molly 0.610 1,995
26 Daisy 0.608 1,990
27 Emma 0.608 1,989
28 Erin 0.607 1,985
29 Isabelle 0.594 1,945
30 Poppy 0.548 1,794
31 Jasmine 0.535 1,750
32 Phoebe 0.499 1,634
33 Keira 0.496 1,622
34 Leah 0.487 1,592
35 Caitlin 0.483 1,581
36 Rebecca 0.481 1,575
37 Georgia 0.477 1,559
38 Lauren 0.462 1,512
39 Amber 0.457 1,494
40 Madison 0.455 1,490
41 Elizabeth 0.451 1,476
42 Eleanor 0.424 1,388
43 Bethany 0.419 1,371
44 Scarlett 0.392 1,283
45 Isabel 0.392 1,281
46 Paige 0.387 1,266
47 Alice 0.361 1,180
48 Imogen 0.359 1,176
49 Sophia 0.348 1,137
50 Anna 0.345 1,130