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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 20,549,064 male births and 19,642,694 female births.

Popular names of the 1990s
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Michael 462,314 Jessica 303,086
2 Christopher 360,204 Ashley 301,801
3 Matthew 351,606 Emily 237,227
4 Joshua 329,114 Sarah 224,310
5 Jacob 298,334 Samantha 223,995
6 Nicholas 275,282 Amanda 191,077
7 Andrew 272,835 Brittany 190,812
8 Daniel 272,227 Elizabeth 172,624
9 Tyler 262,263 Taylor 169,014
10 Joseph 260,667 Megan 160,355
11 Brandon 259,384 Hannah 158,773
12 David 253,601 Kayla 155,880
13 James 244,896 Lauren 153,565
14 Ryan 241,181 Stephanie 149,814
15 John 240,047 Rachel 149,113
16 Zachary 225,254 Jennifer 148,019
17 Justin 220,086 Nicole 136,092
18 William 217,773 Alexis 131,182
19 Anthony 216,175 Victoria 117,455
20 Robert 205,409 Amber 115,594
21 Jonathan 197,447 Alyssa 115,247
22 Austin 190,113 Courtney 113,274
23 Alexander 183,901 Rebecca 109,682
24 Kyle 180,180 Danielle 109,568
25 Kevin 165,176 Jasmine 105,305
26 Thomas 146,581 Brianna 99,098
27 Cody 146,470 Katherine 96,865
28 Jordan 144,726 Alexandra 94,788
29 Eric 135,199 Madison 91,895
30 Benjamin 133,888 Morgan 91,186
31 Aaron 128,333 Melissa 89,979
32 Christian 126,019 Michelle 86,512
33 Samuel 125,519 Kelsey 85,124
34 Dylan 122,057 Chelsea 84,797
35 Steven 121,076 Anna 78,525
36 Brian 119,264 Kimberly 77,881
37 Jose 118,997 Tiffany 77,528
38 Timothy 107,738 Olivia 75,885
39 Nathan 107,296 Mary 75,613
40 Adam 106,877 Christina 74,651
41 Richard 94,854 Allison 74,421
42 Patrick 92,908 Abigail 72,758
43 Charles 92,408 Sara 72,143
44 Sean 91,990 Shelby 71,991
45 Jason 91,683 Heather 71,622
46 Cameron 81,121 Haley 71,186
47 Jeremy 77,780 Maria 70,866
48 Mark 75,797 Kaitlyn 67,563
49 Stephen 75,145 Laura 67,224
50 Jesse 73,779 Erin 65,327
51 Juan 70,890 Andrea 65,222
52 Alex 70,806 Natalie 63,370
53 Travis 68,192 Jordan 61,747
54 Jeffrey 66,985 Brooke 60,625
55 Ethan 66,911 Julia 59,934
56 Caleb 66,270 Emma 58,176
57 Luis 64,724 Vanessa 57,908
58 Jared 63,775 Erica 55,757
59 Logan 63,558 Sydney 55,750
60 Hunter 60,513 Kelly 55,719
61 Trevor 59,932 Kristen 53,069
62 Bryan 59,737 Katelyn 52,807
63 Evan 59,390 Marissa 51,209
64 Paul 58,909 Amy 51,168
65 Taylor 58,394 Crystal 51,097
66 Kenneth 58,244 Paige 50,548
67 Connor 57,378 Cassandra 50,357
68 Dustin 56,764 Gabrielle 49,812
69 Noah 56,228 Katie 49,383
70 Carlos 55,152 Caitlin 49,032
71 Devin 55,057 Lindsey 48,972
72 Gabriel 54,800 Destiny 48,232
73 Ian 53,991 Kathryn 47,162
74 Nathaniel 52,566 Jacqueline 45,945
75 Gregory 52,075 Shannon 45,911
76 Derek 50,738 Jenna 45,843
77 Corey 50,213 Angela 45,156
78 Jesus 49,108 Savannah 44,709
79 Scott 49,012 Mariah 44,598
80 Bradley 48,072 Alexandria 44,091
81 Dakota 46,647 Sierra 43,629
82 Antonio 46,533 Alicia 43,479
83 Marcus 46,469 Briana 42,796
84 Blake 45,859 Miranda 42,220
85 Garrett 45,317 Jamie 41,442
86 Edward 45,151 Catherine 40,751
87 Luke 44,421 Brittney 40,029
88 Shawn 42,473 Breanna 40,025
89 Peter 42,367 Grace 39,849
90 Seth 42,200 Monica 38,885
91 Mitchell 42,003 Sabrina 38,658
92 Adrian 41,971 Madeline 36,961
93 Victor 41,054 Caroline 36,819
94 Miguel 40,993 Molly 36,553
95 Shane 40,589 Erika 35,069
96 Chase 40,299 Mackenzie 34,774
97 Isaac 40,250 Leah 34,090
98 Spencer 38,173 Diana 33,771
99 Lucas 38,156 Whitney 32,886
100 Jack 37,469 Cheyenne 31,843
101 Tanner 37,387 Bailey 31,616
102 Angel 36,985 Christine 31,612
103 Vincent 36,701 Meghan 31,497
104 Isaiah 36,579 Lindsay 31,379
105 Dalton 35,974 Angelica 31,318
106 Brett 35,415 Cynthia 31,308
107 George 35,242 Margaret 31,287
108 Alejandro 35,160 Kaitlin 30,818
109 Elijah 34,637 Alexa 30,295
110 Cory 34,160 Hailey 30,290
111 Cole 33,851 Veronica 29,849
112 Joel 33,789 Melanie 29,350
113 Erik 33,595 Bianca 28,554
114 Jake 33,092 Autumn 28,148
115 Mason 32,871 Ariel 28,138
116 Jorge 32,718 Kristin 27,822
117 Dillon 32,655 Bethany 27,748
118 Raymond 31,699 Lisa 27,432
119 Colton 30,461 Kristina 27,241
120 Ricardo 29,301 Holly 27,070
121 Casey 29,245 Leslie 26,767
122 Francisco 28,716 Casey 25,895
123 Brendan 28,508 Chloe 25,855
124 Devon 28,417 April 25,767
125 Keith 28,370 Julie 25,424
126 Colin 28,249 Claire 25,311
127 Wesley 28,243 Kaylee 25,209
128 Phillip 27,960 Brenda 24,924
129 Oscar 27,873 Kathleen 24,847
130 Julian 27,655 Rachael 24,513
131 Johnathan 27,257 Karen 24,511
132 Eduardo 27,218 Sophia 24,490
133 Chad 27,108 Patricia 24,117
134 Bryce 26,752 Gabriela 24,081
135 Donald 26,752 Kendra 23,968
136 Ronald 26,676 Dominique 23,644
137 Alec 25,906 Ana 23,516
138 Dominic 25,630 Kara 23,511
139 Grant 25,450 Desiree 23,492
140 Martin 25,323 Tara 23,365
141 Henry 25,214 Michaela 23,167
142 Mario 24,570 Brandi 22,956
143 Xavier 24,286 Carly 22,788
144 Manuel 24,165 Kylie 22,727
145 Alan 24,085 Karina 22,608
146 Derrick 23,979 Adriana 22,334
147 Frank 23,952 Valerie 22,007
148 Tristan 23,909 Caitlyn 21,986
149 Collin 23,747 Natasha 21,968
150 Omar 23,714 Hayley 21,854
151 Jeremiah 23,642 Rebekah 20,923
152 Jackson 23,584 Jocelyn 20,880
153 Troy 22,819 Cassidy 20,659
154 Edgar 22,201 Jade 20,393
155 Javier 22,097 Gabriella 20,164
156 Douglas 21,963 Makayla 20,079
157 Clayton 21,810 Daisy 19,987
158 Jonathon 21,426 Jillian 19,726
159 Nicolas 21,215 Alison 19,725
160 Andre 21,085 Audrey 19,523
161 Maxwell 20,907 Faith 19,523
162 Ivan 20,505 Angel 19,500
163 Philip 20,456 Nancy 19,490
164 Levi 20,354 Dana 19,282
165 Sergio 20,119 Krystal 19,076
166 Roberto 20,050 Alejandra 19,002
167 Darius 19,662 Ariana 18,860
168 Andres 19,632 Summer 18,803
169 Cristian 19,524 Isabella 18,749
170 Hector 19,483 Mikayla 18,743
171 Fernando 19,430 Raven 18,500
172 Drew 19,325 Katrina 18,396
173 Curtis 19,200 Kiara 17,822
174 Gary 19,188 Sandra 17,618
175 Riley 18,835 Meagan 17,105
176 Johnny 18,465 Lydia 16,949
177 Max 18,205 Kirsten 16,882
178 Dennis 18,093 Chelsey 16,837
179 Malik 17,947 Zoe 16,789
180 Wyatt 17,931 Monique 16,762
181 Cesar 17,836 Claudia 16,510
182 Edwin 17,468 Mallory 16,469
183 Gavin 17,274 Joanna 16,280
184 Preston 17,081 Deanna 16,218
185 Marco 16,997 Isabel 16,099
186 Allen 16,941 Ashlee 15,977
187 Ruben 16,927 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 16,625 Jasmin 15,233
192 Jerry 16,569 Krista 15,213
193 Hayden 16,343 Yesenia 15,170
194 Alexis 16,259 Diamond 15,159
195 Brady 16,230 Evelyn 15,123
196 Parker 16,230 Cindy 15,043
197 Tony 16,133 Selena 15,039
198 Pedro 16,127 Brandy 14,906
199 Craig 16,104 Gina 14,878
200 Larry 15,942 Mia 14,620
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of March 2018. See the limitations of this data source.