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The following table shows the 200 most popular given names for male and female babies born during 1990 - 1999. For each rank and sex, the table shows the name and the number of occurrences of that name. The 200 most popular names were taken from a universe that includes 20,546,528 male births and 19,640,557 female births.

Popular names of the 1990s
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Michael 462,289 Jessica 303,069
2 Christopher 360,187 Ashley 301,789
3 Matthew 351,585 Emily 237,216
4 Joshua 329,097 Sarah 224,253
5 Jacob 298,279 Samantha 223,982
6 Nicholas 275,275 Amanda 191,056
7 Andrew 272,795 Brittany 190,810
8 Daniel 272,154 Elizabeth 172,595
9 Tyler 262,260 Taylor 169,012
10 Joseph 260,627 Megan 160,353
11 Brandon 259,379 Hannah 158,764
12 David 253,542 Kayla 155,875
13 James 244,875 Lauren 153,564
14 Ryan 241,176 Stephanie 149,801
15 John 239,998 Rachel 149,078
16 Zachary 225,249 Jennifer 148,003
17 Justin 220,072 Nicole 136,084
18 William 217,742 Alexis 131,175
19 Anthony 216,165 Victoria 117,440
20 Robert 205,394 Amber 115,590
21 Jonathan 197,416 Alyssa 115,243
22 Austin 190,111 Courtney 113,275
23 Alexander 183,892 Rebecca 109,660
24 Kyle 180,173 Danielle 109,564
25 Kevin 165,160 Jasmine 105,298
26 Thomas 146,568 Brianna 99,089
27 Cody 146,464 Katherine 96,858
28 Jordan 144,721 Alexandra 94,786
29 Eric 135,189 Madison 91,891
30 Benjamin 133,867 Morgan 91,182
31 Aaron 128,318 Melissa 89,976
32 Christian 126,011 Michelle 86,506
33 Samuel 125,481 Kelsey 85,125
34 Dylan 122,052 Chelsea 84,797
35 Steven 121,069 Anna 78,492
36 Brian 119,251 Kimberly 77,875
37 Jose 118,978 Tiffany 77,526
38 Timothy 107,729 Olivia 75,879
39 Nathan 107,285 Mary 75,550
40 Adam 106,869 Christina 74,638
41 Richard 94,848 Allison 74,421
42 Patrick 92,905 Abigail 72,753
43 Charles 92,406 Sara 72,135
44 Sean 91,984 Shelby 71,991
45 Jason 91,676 Heather 71,619
46 Cameron 81,120 Haley 71,186
47 Jeremy 77,776 Maria 70,851
48 Mark 75,791 Kaitlyn 67,562
49 Stephen 75,135 Laura 67,204
50 Jesse 73,764 Erin 65,326
51 Juan 70,879 Andrea 65,216
52 Alex 70,802 Natalie 63,367
53 Travis 68,188 Jordan 61,742
54 Jeffrey 66,981 Brooke 60,624
55 Ethan 66,906 Julia 59,929
56 Caleb 66,263 Emma 58,139
57 Luis 64,714 Vanessa 57,903
58 Jared 63,771 Erica 55,754
59 Logan 63,557 Sydney 55,747
60 Hunter 60,512 Kelly 55,713
61 Trevor 59,928 Kristen 53,069
62 Bryan 59,734 Katelyn 52,806
63 Evan 59,383 Marissa 51,211
64 Paul 58,901 Amy 51,160
65 Taylor 58,392 Crystal 51,094
66 Kenneth 58,246 Paige 50,547
67 Connor 57,376 Cassandra 50,357
68 Dustin 56,764 Gabrielle 49,811
69 Noah 56,209 Katie 49,346
70 Carlos 55,149 Caitlin 49,030
71 Devin 55,056 Lindsey 48,970
72 Gabriel 54,797 Destiny 48,231
73 Ian 53,989 Kathryn 47,153
74 Nathaniel 52,564 Jacqueline 45,943
75 Gregory 52,071 Shannon 45,908
76 Derek 50,739 Jenna 45,842
77 Corey 50,212 Angela 45,151
78 Jesus 49,100 Savannah 44,703
79 Scott 49,005 Mariah 44,597
80 Bradley 48,072 Alexandria 44,091
81 Dakota 46,646 Sierra 43,628
82 Antonio 46,535 Alicia 43,477
83 Marcus 46,464 Briana 42,796
84 Blake 45,858 Miranda 42,220
85 Garrett 45,316 Jamie 41,440
86 Edward 45,140 Catherine 40,750
87 Luke 44,414 Brittney 40,029
88 Shawn 42,470 Breanna 40,025
89 Peter 42,356 Grace 39,844
90 Seth 42,199 Monica 38,884
91 Mitchell 42,004 Sabrina 38,657
92 Adrian 41,969 Madeline 36,960
93 Victor 41,050 Caroline 36,815
94 Miguel 40,986 Molly 36,551
95 Shane 40,587 Erika 35,064
96 Chase 40,298 Mackenzie 34,773
97 Isaac 40,243 Leah 34,080
98 Spencer 38,170 Diana 33,769
99 Lucas 38,152 Whitney 32,883
100 Jack 37,469 Cheyenne 31,843
101 Tanner 37,387 Bailey 31,614
102 Angel 36,981 Christine 31,609
103 Vincent 36,699 Meghan 31,495
104 Isaiah 36,578 Lindsay 31,375
105 Dalton 35,973 Angelica 31,315
106 Brett 35,415 Cynthia 31,308
107 George 35,237 Margaret 31,281
108 Alejandro 35,158 Kaitlin 30,818
109 Elijah 34,632 Alexa 30,293
110 Cory 34,158 Hailey 30,289
111 Cole 33,850 Veronica 29,846
112 Joel 33,789 Melanie 29,349
113 Erik 33,594 Bianca 28,552
114 Jake 33,089 Autumn 28,149
115 Mason 32,870 Ariel 28,136
116 Jorge 32,707 Kristin 27,818
117 Dillon 32,654 Bethany 27,748
118 Raymond 31,675 Lisa 27,432
119 Colton 30,461 Kristina 27,241
120 Ricardo 29,299 Holly 27,068
121 Casey 29,244 Leslie 26,765
122 Francisco 28,711 Casey 25,895
123 Brendan 28,506 Chloe 25,853
124 Devon 28,416 April 25,764
125 Keith 28,368 Julie 25,422
126 Colin 28,248 Claire 25,307
127 Wesley 28,241 Kaylee 25,209
128 Phillip 27,962 Brenda 24,921
129 Oscar 27,870 Kathleen 24,844
130 Julian 27,652 Rachael 24,513
131 Johnathan 27,256 Karen 24,507
132 Eduardo 27,217 Sophia 24,490
133 Chad 27,106 Patricia 24,117
134 Donald 26,754 Gabriela 24,078
135 Bryce 26,752 Kendra 23,968
136 Ronald 26,677 Dominique 23,642
137 Alec 25,905 Kara 23,510
138 Dominic 25,629 Ana 23,509
139 Grant 25,450 Desiree 23,491
140 Martin 25,321 Tara 23,364
141 Henry 25,196 Michaela 23,165
142 Mario 24,566 Brandi 22,956
143 Xavier 24,284 Carly 22,788
144 Manuel 24,162 Kylie 22,726
145 Alan 24,078 Karina 22,608
146 Derrick 23,979 Adriana 22,333
147 Frank 23,949 Valerie 22,007
148 Tristan 23,905 Caitlyn 21,986
149 Collin 23,747 Natasha 21,966
150 Omar 23,711 Hayley 21,854
151 Jeremiah 23,638 Rebekah 20,918
152 Jackson 23,583 Jocelyn 20,876
153 Troy 22,818 Cassidy 20,658
154 Edgar 22,197 Jade 20,392
155 Javier 22,095 Gabriella 20,162
156 Douglas 21,963 Makayla 20,077
157 Clayton 21,809 Daisy 19,987
158 Jonathon 21,424 Jillian 19,725
159 Nicolas 21,204 Alison 19,724
160 Andre 21,084 Audrey 19,524
161 Maxwell 20,907 Faith 19,519
162 Ivan 20,499 Angel 19,497
163 Philip 20,454 Nancy 19,483
164 Levi 20,320 Dana 19,280
165 Sergio 20,112 Krystal 19,077
166 Roberto 20,048 Alejandra 18,997
167 Darius 19,662 Ariana 18,857
168 Andres 19,627 Summer 18,802
169 Cristian 19,524 Isabella 18,749
170 Hector 19,480 Mikayla 18,742
171 Fernando 19,428 Raven 18,499
172 Drew 19,325 Katrina 18,396
173 Curtis 19,198 Kiara 17,821
174 Gary 19,187 Sandra 17,619
175 Riley 18,834 Meagan 17,105
176 Johnny 18,456 Lydia 16,933
177 Max 18,204 Kirsten 16,882
178 Dennis 18,088 Chelsey 16,837
179 Malik 17,946 Zoe 16,788
180 Wyatt 17,930 Monique 16,764
181 Cesar 17,834 Claudia 16,504
182 Edwin 17,465 Mallory 16,469
183 Gavin 17,274 Joanna 16,276
184 Preston 17,080 Deanna 16,218
185 Marco 16,994 Isabel 16,097
186 Allen 16,931 Ashlee 15,976
187 Ruben 16,921 Felicia 15,641
188 Calvin 16,850 Marisa 15,534
189 Mathew 16,796 Mercedes 15,290
190 Randy 16,781 Mckenzie 15,284
191 Brent 16,624 Jasmin 15,232
192 Jerry 16,566 Krista 15,212
193 Hayden 16,343 Yesenia 15,168
194 Alexis 16,255 Diamond 15,158
195 Brady 16,230 Evelyn 15,121
196 Parker 16,230 Cindy 15,042
197 Tony 16,133 Selena 15,037
198 Pedro 16,126 Brandy 14,905
199 Craig 16,104 Gina 14,878
200 Larry 15,941 Mia 14,618
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of the end of February 2016. See the limitations of this data source.