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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 20,547,765 male births and 19,641,693 female births.

Popular names of the 1990s
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Michael 462,302 Jessica 303,079
2 Christopher 360,196 Ashley 301,798
3 Matthew 351,596 Emily 237,222
4 Joshua 329,108 Sarah 224,282
5 Jacob 298,304 Samantha 223,989
6 Nicholas 275,283 Amanda 191,067
7 Andrew 272,817 Brittany 190,812
8 Daniel 272,195 Elizabeth 172,607
9 Tyler 262,262 Taylor 169,013
10 Joseph 260,643 Megan 160,354
11 Brandon 259,380 Hannah 158,768
12 David 253,577 Kayla 155,878
13 James 244,887 Lauren 153,566
14 Ryan 241,178 Stephanie 149,807
15 John 240,015 Rachel 149,098
16 Zachary 225,253 Jennifer 148,017
17 Justin 220,073 Nicole 136,088
18 William 217,760 Alexis 131,180
19 Anthony 216,169 Victoria 117,451
20 Robert 205,399 Amber 115,591
21 Jonathan 197,432 Alyssa 115,244
22 Austin 190,111 Courtney 113,275
23 Alexander 183,897 Rebecca 109,671
24 Kyle 180,174 Danielle 109,566
25 Kevin 165,171 Jasmine 105,302
26 Thomas 146,574 Brianna 99,095
27 Cody 146,468 Katherine 96,862
28 Jordan 144,722 Alexandra 94,785
29 Eric 135,192 Madison 91,892
30 Benjamin 133,877 Morgan 91,183
31 Aaron 128,326 Melissa 89,977
32 Christian 126,014 Michelle 86,510
33 Samuel 125,499 Kelsey 85,125
34 Dylan 122,054 Chelsea 84,798
35 Steven 121,075 Anna 78,510
36 Brian 119,256 Kimberly 77,877
37 Jose 118,986 Tiffany 77,529
38 Timothy 107,732 Olivia 75,881
39 Nathan 107,292 Mary 75,584
40 Adam 106,872 Christina 74,642
41 Richard 94,848 Allison 74,421
42 Patrick 92,907 Abigail 72,756
43 Charles 92,410 Sara 72,141
44 Sean 91,987 Shelby 71,991
45 Jason 91,678 Heather 71,620
46 Cameron 81,120 Haley 71,187
47 Jeremy 77,780 Maria 70,856
48 Mark 75,797 Kaitlyn 67,563
49 Stephen 75,140 Laura 67,216
50 Jesse 73,773 Erin 65,326
51 Juan 70,883 Andrea 65,219
52 Alex 70,803 Natalie 63,369
53 Travis 68,188 Jordan 61,745
54 Jeffrey 66,981 Brooke 60,624
55 Ethan 66,907 Julia 59,933
56 Caleb 66,266 Emma 58,153
57 Luis 64,721 Vanessa 57,904
58 Jared 63,772 Erica 55,754
59 Logan 63,558 Sydney 55,749
60 Hunter 60,512 Kelly 55,716
61 Trevor 59,930 Kristen 53,069
62 Bryan 59,735 Katelyn 52,806
63 Evan 59,387 Marissa 51,210
64 Paul 58,904 Amy 51,164
65 Taylor 58,393 Crystal 51,096
66 Kenneth 58,245 Paige 50,547
67 Connor 57,377 Cassandra 50,357
68 Dustin 56,764 Gabrielle 49,813
69 Noah 56,217 Katie 49,366
70 Carlos 55,150 Caitlin 49,031
71 Devin 55,056 Lindsey 48,971
72 Gabriel 54,797 Destiny 48,232
73 Ian 53,988 Kathryn 47,156
74 Nathaniel 52,566 Jacqueline 45,944
75 Gregory 52,073 Shannon 45,908
76 Derek 50,739 Jenna 45,843
77 Corey 50,212 Angela 45,153
78 Jesus 49,104 Savannah 44,706
79 Scott 49,008 Mariah 44,598
80 Bradley 48,072 Alexandria 44,091
81 Dakota 46,646 Sierra 43,629
82 Antonio 46,531 Alicia 43,478
83 Marcus 46,467 Briana 42,796
84 Blake 45,858 Miranda 42,220
85 Garrett 45,316 Jamie 41,441
86 Edward 45,146 Catherine 40,753
87 Luke 44,417 Brittney 40,029
88 Shawn 42,472 Breanna 40,024
89 Peter 42,362 Grace 39,846
90 Seth 42,199 Monica 38,885
91 Mitchell 42,004 Sabrina 38,658
92 Adrian 41,969 Madeline 36,960
93 Victor 41,051 Caroline 36,816
94 Miguel 40,988 Molly 36,553
95 Shane 40,587 Erika 35,066
96 Chase 40,298 Mackenzie 34,773
97 Isaac 40,247 Leah 34,085
98 Spencer 38,173 Diana 33,772
99 Lucas 38,154 Whitney 32,884
100 Jack 37,469 Cheyenne 31,843
101 Tanner 37,387 Bailey 31,615
102 Angel 36,985 Christine 31,612
103 Vincent 36,701 Meghan 31,495
104 Isaiah 36,578 Lindsay 31,376
105 Dalton 35,973 Angelica 31,318
106 Brett 35,415 Cynthia 31,308
107 George 35,242 Margaret 31,286
108 Alejandro 35,158 Kaitlin 30,818
109 Elijah 34,633 Alexa 30,294
110 Cory 34,159 Hailey 30,289
111 Cole 33,850 Veronica 29,847
112 Joel 33,788 Melanie 29,349
113 Erik 33,594 Bianca 28,552
114 Jake 33,090 Autumn 28,148
115 Mason 32,870 Ariel 28,138
116 Jorge 32,715 Kristin 27,821
117 Dillon 32,655 Bethany 27,747
118 Raymond 31,688 Lisa 27,432
119 Colton 30,461 Kristina 27,241
120 Ricardo 29,301 Holly 27,069
121 Casey 29,244 Leslie 26,767
122 Francisco 28,714 Casey 25,895
123 Brendan 28,507 Chloe 25,853
124 Devon 28,416 April 25,766
125 Keith 28,370 Julie 25,423
126 Colin 28,248 Claire 25,308
127 Wesley 28,242 Kaylee 25,209
128 Phillip 27,961 Brenda 24,921
129 Oscar 27,872 Kathleen 24,843
130 Julian 27,653 Rachael 24,513
131 Johnathan 27,258 Karen 24,508
132 Eduardo 27,217 Sophia 24,491
133 Chad 27,108 Patricia 24,119
134 Donald 26,753 Gabriela 24,081
135 Bryce 26,752 Kendra 23,968
136 Ronald 26,676 Dominique 23,643
137 Alec 25,905 Ana 23,513
138 Dominic 25,630 Kara 23,510
139 Grant 25,450 Desiree 23,492
140 Martin 25,323 Tara 23,365
141 Henry 25,207 Michaela 23,166
142 Mario 24,568 Brandi 22,956
143 Xavier 24,284 Carly 22,788
144 Manuel 24,164 Kylie 22,727
145 Alan 24,079 Karina 22,608
146 Derrick 23,978 Adriana 22,334
147 Frank 23,951 Valerie 22,008
148 Tristan 23,906 Caitlyn 21,986
149 Collin 23,747 Natasha 21,967
150 Omar 23,713 Hayley 21,854
151 Jeremiah 23,640 Rebekah 20,921
152 Jackson 23,583 Jocelyn 20,879
153 Troy 22,818 Cassidy 20,658
154 Edgar 22,201 Jade 20,393
155 Javier 22,095 Gabriella 20,162
156 Douglas 21,962 Makayla 20,078
157 Clayton 21,810 Daisy 19,987
158 Jonathon 21,426 Jillian 19,726
159 Nicolas 21,212 Alison 19,725
160 Andre 21,085 Audrey 19,523
161 Maxwell 20,907 Faith 19,522
162 Ivan 20,503 Angel 19,500
163 Philip 20,455 Nancy 19,484
164 Levi 20,333 Dana 19,281
165 Sergio 20,115 Krystal 19,076
166 Roberto 20,050 Alejandra 19,000
167 Darius 19,662 Ariana 18,859
168 Andres 19,631 Summer 18,802
169 Cristian 19,524 Isabella 18,749
170 Hector 19,481 Mikayla 18,742
171 Fernando 19,430 Raven 18,500
172 Drew 19,325 Katrina 18,396
173 Curtis 19,200 Kiara 17,821
174 Gary 19,187 Sandra 17,617
175 Riley 18,835 Meagan 17,105
176 Johnny 18,459 Lydia 16,938
177 Max 18,204 Kirsten 16,882
178 Dennis 18,090 Chelsey 16,837
179 Malik 17,947 Zoe 16,789
180 Wyatt 17,931 Monique 16,763
181 Cesar 17,834 Claudia 16,507
182 Edwin 17,466 Mallory 16,469
183 Gavin 17,274 Joanna 16,279
184 Preston 17,081 Deanna 16,218
185 Marco 16,995 Isabel 16,098
186 Allen 16,935 Ashlee 15,977
187 Ruben 16,925 Felicia 15,642
188 Calvin 16,853 Marisa 15,535
189 Mathew 16,796 Mercedes 15,290
190 Randy 16,782 Mckenzie 15,284
191 Brent 16,624 Jasmin 15,233
192 Jerry 16,568 Krista 15,213
193 Hayden 16,343 Yesenia 15,168
194 Alexis 16,256 Diamond 15,158
195 Brady 16,230 Evelyn 15,122
196 Parker 16,230 Cindy 15,043
197 Tony 16,133 Selena 15,038
198 Pedro 16,127 Brandy 14,906
199 Craig 16,103 Gina 14,878
200 Larry 15,941 Mia 14,619
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of March 2017. See the limitations of this data source.