Popular Baby names

Popular names by State

Background information

link to popular baby names via a baby picture

Popular names by territory for births in 2013 will be available here on May 15. In the meantime, you are invited to view the popular names for previous years below.

The tables below show the top 10 names for births in (a) Puerto Rico and (b) all other territories combined. These other territories — American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and U. S. Virgin Islands — are less populated and have relatively few births.

Drop-down menus at left provide access to tables showing more names and more years of birth!

2012 births in Puerto Rico
Rank MaleFemale
NameNumber NameNumber
1 Sebastian 404 Mia 298
2 Ian 360 Kamila 236
3 Luis 358 Camila 214
4 Angel 335 Alondra 189
5 Adrian 296 Amanda 189
6 Jayden 275 Andrea 173
7 Dylan 228 Victoria 170
8 Diego 221 Isabella 167
9 Jose 217 Valeria 155
10 Carlos 204 Sofia 154
2012 births in all other territories
Rank MaleFemale
NameNumber NameNumber
1 Michael 22 Isabella 11
2 Daniel 20 Amaya 9
3 Ethan 20 Chloe 8
4 Aiden 19 Elizabeth 8
5 David 17 Khloe 8
6 Elijah 17 Abigail 7
7 Caleb 15 Alice 7
8 Jayden 15 Ava 7
9 Noah 13 Emma 7
10 Joseph 12 Rachel 7

NOTE

Our popular name statistics for the United States exclude births in U.S. territories. Thus the data for U. S. territories are not included in any of our other pages or reports on popular names for births in the United States.