How popular is the baby name Ava in the United States right now? How popular was it historically? Find out using the graph below! Plus, check out all the blog posts that mention the name Ava.
According to British Columbia’s Vital Statistics Agency, the most popular baby names in the province in 2018 were Olivia and Liam.
Here are British Columbia’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Olivia, 246 baby girls
- Emma, 222
- Amelia, 170 (tie)
- Charlotte, 170 (tie)
- Chloe, 160
- Sophia, 149
- Ava, 148
- Isla, 137
- Emily, 134
- Abigail, 132
- Liam, 283 baby boys
- Lucas, 225
- Oliver, 211
- Benjamin, 200
- Logan, 183
- Ethan, 182
- Noah, 181 (tie)
- William, 181 (tie)
- James, 175
- Leo, 165
In the girls’ top 10, Isla replaces Hannah.
In the boys’ top 10, Leo replaces Owen.
Names used just five times each in 2018 include…
- Girl names: Ayda, Bria, Clover, Dilnoor, Ever, Flora, Guneet, Havana, Irene, Jenny, Krystal, Lavinia, Magnolia, Opal, Pippa, Rosha, Sahej, Taryn, Waverly, Zia
- Boy names: Adriel, Bjorn, Clyde, Drake, Eamon, Fergus, Graydon, Hamza, Ibraheem, Jagger, Kaya, Leland, Malikai, Ollie, Partap, Reginald, Smith, Tegh, Watson, Zephyr
In 2017, the top names were Olivia and Benjamin.
Source: Baby’s Most Chosen Names in British Columbia, 2018
According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the most popular baby names in the state two years ago were Olivia and Henry.
Here are Wisconsin’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2017 (which were released in mid-2019):
In the girls’ top 10, Isabella replaces Abigail.
In the boys’ top 10, Logan, Levi, and Lincoln replace Mason, Jackson, and Carter.
(According to the 2017 SSA data, the top 10 boy names in Wisconsin were slightly different, and in a slightly different order.)
In 2016, the top two names in Wisconsin (according to the state) were Olivia and Oliver.
Source: 25 Most Popular Names for Newborns, Wisconsin
According to the Civil Registry of the Isle of Man, the most popular baby names on the island in 2018 were Grace/Gracie and Harry.
The press release didn’t assign rankings to the rest of the top names, so I’ll give them to you in the order in which they were listed…
Interestingly, neither Olivia nor Oliver (the top names of 2017) made it into the top 5 in 2018.
Source: Isle of Man’s most popular baby names in 2018 revealed as Harry and Grace
According to data released NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, the most popular baby names in New South Wales, Australia, in 2018 were (again) Charlotte and Oliver.
Here are NSW’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Charlotte, 530 baby girls
- Amelia, 488
- Olivia, 474
- Mia, 471
- Ava, 430
- Isla, 372
- Grace, 361
- Chloe, 358
- Harper, 325
- Emily, 317
- Oliver, 616 baby boys
- William, 567
- Noah, 539
- Jack, 517
- Henry, 405
- Thomas, 404
- Lucas, 394
- Liam, 383
- Leo, 375
- Alexander, 370
In the girls’ top 10, Harper and Emily replace Zoe (now ranked 14th) and Ella (17th).
In the boys’ top 10, Liam and Leo replace James (now ranked 11th) and Ethan (12th).
Source: NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages – Popular Baby Names – 2018 (PDF)
According to Western Australia’s Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, the most popular baby names in Western Australia in 2017 were Ava and Charlotte (tied!) and Oliver.
Here are WA’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Ava and Charlotte, 186 baby girls each (tie)
- Mia, 171
- Olivia, 166
- Amelia, 151
- Isla, 149
- Harper, 142
- Grace, 135
- Chloe 125
- Willow, 124
- Zoe, 123
- Oliver, 244 baby boys
- Jack, 223
- Noah, 200
- William, 176
- Leo, 155
- James, 147
- Thomas, 145
- Ethan, 143
- Logan & Charlie, 126 each (tie)
- Lucas, 125
In the girls’ top 10, Willow and Zoe replace Ella (now ranked 12th).
In the boys’ top 10, Leo replaces Liam (now ranked 20th).
The girls’ top 50 includes Imogen (36th), Freya (41st), and Billie (44th).
The boys’ top 50 includes Archer (28th), Arlo (31st), and Bodhi (46th).
In 2017, the top names were Isla and Oliver.
Source: Popular Baby Names – DOJ – Govt of Western Australia