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The following table shows the 200 most popular given names for male and female babies born during 2000 - 2009. 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 21,260,286 male births and 20,306,795 female births.

Popular names of the 2000s
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Jacob 273,793 Emily 223,658
2 Michael 250,517 Madison 193,134
3 Joshua 231,885 Emma 181,229
4 Matthew 221,493 Olivia 155,991
5 Daniel 203,684 Hannah 155,670
6 Christopher 203,249 Abigail 150,853
7 Andrew 202,416 Isabella 149,485
8 Ethan 201,754 Samantha 134,246
9 Joseph 194,672 Elizabeth 133,375
10 William 194,280 Ashley 133,010
11 Anthony 191,815 Alexis 130,759
12 David 179,806 Sarah 124,333
13 Alexander 178,730 Sophia 119,199
14 Nicholas 177,550 Alyssa 114,438
15 Ryan 173,173 Grace 110,678
16 Tyler 165,502 Ava 104,501
17 James 163,061 Taylor 100,951
18 John 160,879 Brianna 99,738
19 Jonathan 144,738 Lauren 97,134
20 Noah 143,397 Chloe 96,445
21 Brandon 142,931 Natalie 95,049
22 Christian 142,337 Kayla 94,316
23 Dylan 140,063 Jessica 90,621
24 Samuel 138,419 Anna 90,159
25 Benjamin 137,197 Victoria 84,911
26 Nathan 134,777 Mia 83,477
27 Zachary 134,711 Hailey 81,951
28 Logan 133,982 Sydney 76,422
29 Justin 122,935 Jasmine 76,013
30 Gabriel 119,757 Julia 70,850
31 Jose 115,686 Morgan 70,734
32 Austin 112,719 Destiny 69,756
33 Kevin 111,029 Rachel 68,253
34 Elijah 110,325 Ella 67,448
35 Caleb 110,020 Kaitlyn 66,891
36 Robert 106,579 Megan 66,811
37 Thomas 102,052 Katherine 65,334
38 Jordan 101,109 Savannah 64,710
39 Cameron 95,847 Jennifer 63,478
40 Jack 95,484 Alexandra 61,226
41 Hunter 94,809 Allison 59,956
42 Jackson 94,459 Haley 57,026
43 Angel 94,277 Maria 56,945
44 Isaiah 92,690 Kaylee 56,389
45 Evan 92,117 Lily 56,156
46 Isaac 90,664 Makayla 54,958
47 Luke 90,459 Brooke 54,661
48 Mason 90,456 Nicole 54,549
49 Jayden 88,526 Mackenzie 54,532
50 Jason 88,514 Addison 51,365
51 Gavin 88,420 Stephanie 49,938
52 Aaron 86,882 Lillian 49,358
53 Connor 85,958 Andrea 49,162
54 Aiden 83,502 Zoe 48,736
55 Aidan 76,480 Faith 48,734
56 Kyle 76,131 Kimberly 48,468
57 Juan 75,816 Madeline 48,268
58 Charles 75,306 Alexa 48,096
59 Luis 74,292 Katelyn 47,817
60 Adam 70,972 Gabriella 47,361
61 Lucas 70,952 Gabrielle 47,001
62 Brian 69,744 Trinity 46,853
63 Eric 69,450 Amanda 46,551
64 Adrian 66,085 Kylie 46,422
65 Nathaniel 64,224 Mary 46,086
66 Sean 64,107 Paige 45,555
67 Alex 63,754 Riley 45,513
68 Carlos 63,152 Leah 45,391
69 Bryan 61,913 Jenna 45,283
70 Ian 61,909 Sara 43,997
71 Owen 61,856 Rebecca 43,627
72 Jesus 61,283 Michelle 43,506
73 Landon 61,092 Sofia 43,356
74 Julian 60,349 Vanessa 43,206
75 Chase 57,148 Jordan 43,161
76 Cole 56,834 Angelina 42,780
77 Diego 56,020 Caroline 41,831
78 Jeremiah 55,604 Avery 41,691
79 Steven 53,853 Audrey 41,503
80 Sebastian 53,834 Evelyn 40,716
81 Xavier 52,434 Maya 40,013
82 Timothy 52,408 Claire 38,999
83 Carter 52,303 Autumn 38,499
84 Wyatt 51,332 Jocelyn 38,372
85 Brayden 50,348 Ariana 37,977
86 Blake 50,082 Nevaeh 37,882
87 Hayden 50,024 Arianna 37,811
88 Devin 49,400 Jada 37,059
89 Cody 48,845 Bailey 36,856
90 Richard 48,552 Brooklyn 36,831
91 Seth 48,144 Aaliyah 36,349
92 Dominic 48,091 Amber 36,191
93 Jaden 46,250 Isabel 36,024
94 Antonio 46,209 Mariah 35,654
95 Miguel 46,069 Danielle 35,601
96 Liam 44,921 Melanie 35,213
97 Patrick 44,764 Sierra 34,511
98 Carson 44,624 Erin 33,356
99 Jesse 43,347 Molly 33,257
100 Tristan 43,277 Amelia 33,251
101 Alejandro 43,094 Isabelle 32,854
102 Henry 42,641 Madelyn 32,607
103 Victor 40,659 Melissa 32,604
104 Trevor 40,033 Jacqueline 32,107
105 Bryce 39,867 Marissa 32,058
106 Jake 39,818 Shelby 31,294
107 Riley 39,600 Angela 31,291
108 Colin 39,118 Leslie 31,048
109 Jared 38,000 Katie 30,434
110 Jeremy 37,465 Jade 30,276
111 Mark 37,223 Catherine 29,684
112 Caden 36,719 Diana 29,532
113 Garrett 36,218 Aubrey 29,521
114 Parker 35,718 Mya 28,779
115 Marcus 35,627 Amy 28,744
116 Vincent 35,259 Briana 28,706
117 Kaleb 34,742 Sophie 28,671
118 Kaden 34,614 Gabriela 28,525
119 Brady 34,297 Breanna 27,997
120 Colton 34,232 Gianna 27,847
121 Kenneth 34,062 Kennedy 27,563
122 Joel 33,650 Gracie 27,470
123 Oscar 33,527 Peyton 27,458
124 Josiah 33,210 Adriana 27,390
125 Jorge 33,019 Christina 27,138
126 Cooper 32,428 Courtney 26,967
127 Ashton 32,425 Daniela 26,629
128 Tanner 31,675 Lydia 26,308
129 Eduardo 31,394 Kathryn 26,269
130 Paul 30,901 Valeria 26,203
131 Edward 30,783 Layla 26,192
132 Ivan 30,669 Alexandria 25,907
133 Preston 30,315 Natalia 25,512
134 Maxwell 30,046 Angel 25,416
135 Alan 29,634 Laura 24,968
136 Levi 29,286 Charlotte 24,246
137 Stephen 28,875 Margaret 23,898
138 Grant 28,408 Cheyenne 23,890
139 Nicolas 28,255 Mikayla 23,726
140 Dakota 28,149 Miranda 23,722
141 Omar 28,149 Naomi 23,689
142 Alexis 28,024 Kelsey 23,376
143 George 27,996 Payton 23,370
144 Eli 27,838 Ana 23,177
145 Collin 27,821 Alicia 23,134
146 Spencer 27,435 Jillian 22,813
147 Gage 27,405 Daisy 22,794
148 Max 27,356 Mckenzie 22,555
149 Ricardo 27,182 Ashlyn 22,457
150 Cristian 27,179 Sabrina 22,328
151 Derek 27,009 Caitlin 22,291
152 Micah 26,998 Summer 22,176
153 Brody 26,684 Ruby 22,007
154 Francisco 26,499 Rylee 21,949
155 Nolan 26,366 Valerie 21,944
156 Ayden 26,277 Skylar 21,877
157 Dalton 26,170 Lindsey 21,638
158 Shane 26,110 Kelly 21,612
159 Peter 26,103 Genesis 21,428
160 Damian 26,014 Zoey 21,382
161 Jeffrey 25,905 Eva 21,336
162 Brendan 25,830 Sadie 21,294
163 Travis 25,721 Alexia 21,224
164 Fernando 25,142 Cassidy 21,167
165 Peyton 24,958 Kylee 21,151
166 Conner 24,919 Kendall 21,026
167 Andres 24,764 Jordyn 20,989
168 Javier 24,617 Kate 20,760
169 Giovanni 24,217 Jayla 20,732
170 Shawn 24,168 Karen 20,595
171 Braden 24,066 Tiffany 20,176
172 Jonah 23,684 Cassandra 20,124
173 Bradley 23,609 Juliana 20,057
174 Cesar 23,592 Reagan 19,971
175 Emmanuel 23,530 Caitlyn 19,777
176 Manuel 23,435 Giselle 19,712
177 Edgar 22,580 Serenity 19,604
178 Mario 22,410 Alondra 19,495
179 Erik 22,404 Lucy 19,373
180 Edwin 22,053 Bianca 18,906
181 Johnathan 21,898 Kiara 18,904
182 Devon 21,616 Crystal 18,891
183 Erick 21,423 Erica 18,858
184 Wesley 21,068 Angelica 18,678
185 Oliver 20,924 Hope 18,667
186 Trenton 20,887 Chelsea 18,017
187 Hector 20,870 Alana 17,921
188 Malachi 20,755 Liliana 17,605
189 Jalen 20,442 Brittany 17,560
190 Raymond 20,381 Camila 17,556
191 Gregory 20,058 Makenzie 17,468
192 Abraham 19,816 Lilly 17,251
193 Elias 19,606 Veronica 17,227
194 Leonardo 19,476 Abby 17,208
195 Sergio 19,437 Jazmin 17,193
196 Donovan 19,317 Adrianna 17,172
197 Colby 19,175 Delaney 17,082
198 Marco 19,112 Karina 17,077
199 Bryson 19,056 Ellie 17,019
200 Martin 18,744 Jasmin 16,902
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of March 2018. See the limitations of this data source.