Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland 2002:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Matthew 3.253 360
2 Jack 3.154 349
3 Ryan 2.593 287
4 Adam 2.458 272
5 James 2.376 263
6 Joshua 2.151 238
7 Conor 1.907 211
8 Ben 1.807 200
9 Dylan 1.681 186
10 Daniel 1.563 173
11 Ethan 1.536 170
12 Thomas 1.482 164
13 Michael 1.373 152
14 Aaron 1.355 150
15 Nathan 1.346 149
16 Jamie 1.256 139
16 Luke 1.256 139
18 Sean 1.220 135
19 Andrew 1.084 120
20 Patrick 1.057 117
21 David 1.048 116
22 Benjamin 1.021 113
23 John 0.985 109
24 Mark 0.922 102
25 Callum 0.913 101
25 Peter 0.913 101
27 Christopher 0.876 97
28 Cameron 0.858 95
29 Oisin 0.840 93
30 William 0.822 91
31 Eoin 0.813 90
32 Jordan 0.804 89
33 Lewis 0.768 85
34 Jake 0.741 82
34 Joseph 0.741 82
36 Samuel 0.723 80
37 Shea 0.714 79
37 Niall 0.714 79
39 Kyle 0.696 77
40 Jonathan 0.687 76
41 Shane 0.669 74
41 Harry 0.669 74
41 Ross 0.669 74
44 Caolan 0.651 72
45 Ciaran 0.642 71
46 Connor 0.605 67
47 Scott 0.596 66
48 Ronan 0.533 59
49 Paul 0.524 58
50 Robert 0.515 57
51 Owen 0.497 55
52 Jason 0.488 54
52 Lee 0.488 54
54 Josh 0.479 53
54 Odhran 0.479 53
54 Liam 0.479 53
54 Stephen 0.479 53
58 Aidan 0.461 51
59 Oran 0.443 49
60 Alexander 0.434 48
61 Rory 0.425 47
61 Joel 0.425 47
63 Reece 0.416 46
64 Darragh 0.407 45
65 Ruairi 0.398 44
66 Rhys 0.389 43
67 Oliver 0.380 42
67 Jay 0.380 42
69 Tiernan 0.370 41
69 Eoghan 0.370 41
71 Dean 0.361 40
71 Curtis 0.361 40
71 Sam 0.361 40
74 Alex 0.352 39
75 Tiarnan 0.343 38
75 Declan 0.343 38
75 Corey 0.343 38
75 Padraig 0.343 38
79 Brian 0.334 37
79 Bradley 0.334 37
79 Tyler 0.334 37
82 Gary 0.298 33
83 Bailey 0.280 31
84 Brandon 0.271 30
84 Daire 0.271 30
86 Calum 0.262 29
86 Jacob 0.262 29
86 Cormac 0.262 29
86 Kevin 0.262 29
90 Anthony 0.253 28
90 Charlie 0.253 28
92 Jude 0.244 27
92 Aodhan 0.244 27
92 Craig 0.244 27
95 Tom 0.235 26
96 Philip 0.226 25
96 Conall 0.226 25
96 Shay 0.226 25
96 Gareth 0.226 25
100 Martin 0.217 24
100 Max 0.217 24
100 Brendan 0.217 24
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Chloe 2.373 254
2 Caitlin 2.121 227
3 Katie 2.018 216
4 Megan 1.887 202
5 Sarah 1.784 191
6 Lauren 1.775 190
7 Amy 1.756 188
7 Emma 1.756 188
9 Hannah 1.719 184
10 Rebecca 1.672 179
10 Niamh 1.672 179
12 Rachel 1.588 170
13 Jessica 1.411 151
14 Sophie 1.383 148
15 Anna 1.317 141
16 Leah 1.308 140
17 Lucy 1.252 134
18 Ellie 1.224 131
19 Erin 1.196 128
20 Emily 1.158 124
21 Aoife 1.121 120
22 Ellen 1.046 112
23 Aimee 1.037 111
24 Molly 0.953 102
25 Holly 0.906 97
26 Laura 0.859 92
27 Nicole 0.850 91
28 Shannon 0.831 89
29 Caoimhe 0.794 85
30 Grace 0.738 79
31 Ciara 0.719 77
32 Zoe 0.701 75
32 Eimear 0.701 75
34 Cara 0.691 74
35 Courtney 0.654 70
36 Catherine 0.635 68
37 Bethany 0.598 64
38 Louise 0.570 61
39 Olivia 0.551 59
40 Zara 0.523 56
41 Orla 0.504 54
42 Rebekah 0.495 53
43 Jodie 0.486 52
43 Charlotte 0.486 52
45 Ella 0.476 51
45 Aine 0.476 51
47 Mia 0.467 50
47 Eve 0.467 50
49 Abigail 0.439 47
50 Hollie 0.420 45
50 Beth 0.420 45
52 Georgia 0.411 44
52 Alexandra 0.411 44
54 Victoria 0.402 43
55 Maria 0.392 42
56 Alex 0.374 40
56 Abbie 0.374 40
58 Kate 0.364 39
58 Rachael 0.364 39
58 Natasha 0.364 39
58 Claire 0.364 39
62 Naomi 0.355 38
62 Morgan 0.355 38
64 Jennifer 0.318 34
64 Jade 0.318 34
66 Alice 0.308 33
66 Tara 0.308 33
66 Aisling 0.308 33
69 Clodagh 0.299 32
70 Elizabeth 0.290 31
70 Cliodhna 0.290 31
72 Roisin 0.271 29
72 Shauna 0.271 29
72 Kirsty 0.271 29
75 Eva 0.262 28
76 Kathryn 0.252 27
76 Jenna 0.252 27
78 Melissa 0.243 26
78 Maeve 0.243 26
78 Alicia 0.243 26
78 Sara 0.243 26
82 Kerry 0.234 25
82 Mollie 0.234 25
82 Lara 0.234 25
82 Robyn 0.234 25
86 Chelsea 0.224 24
86 Orlaith 0.224 24
88 Samantha 0.215 23
88 Mary 0.215 23
88 Sinead 0.215 23
91 Emer 0.206 22
91 Alana 0.206 22
91 Meabh 0.206 22
91 Katelyn 0.206 22
91 Bronagh 0.206 22
96 Gemma 0.196 21
96 Katherine 0.196 21
96 Natalie 0.196 21
96 Amber 0.196 21
100 Lydia 0.187 20
100 Abby 0.187 20
100 Rhiannon 0.187 20
100 Orlagh 0.187 20
100 Annie 0.187 20
100 Stephanie 0.187 20