Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States 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 United States 2001:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jacob 1.574 32,520
2 Michael 1.436 29,675
3 Matthew 1.296 26,790
4 Joshua 1.258 26,007
5 Christopher 1.118 23,114
6 Nicholas 1.105 22,839
7 Andrew 1.084 22,400
8 Joseph 1.064 21,987
9 Daniel 1.014 20,965
10 William 0.972 20,093
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emily 1.266 25,050
2 Madison 1.119 22,156
3 Hannah 1.046 20,703
4 Ashley 0.835 16,524
5 Alexis 0.828 16,396
6 Sarah 0.803 15,884
7 Samantha 0.801 15,860
8 Abigail 0.748 14,802
9 Elizabeth 0.747 14,776
10 Olivia 0.706 13,973