Popular Baby names

Popular names by State

Background information

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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.

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2017 births in Puerto Rico
Rank MaleFemale
NameNumber NameNumber
1 Sebastian 307 Victoria 254
2 Dylan 299 Valentina 246
3 Ian 232 Mia 165
4 Mateo 209 Amanda 149
5 Adrian 179 Emma 143
6 Jayden 160 Amaia 132
7 Luis 149 Kamila 132
8 Lucas 144 Mikaela 128
9 Angel 134 Isabella 127
10 Liam 126 Sofia 108
2017 births in all other territories
Rank MaleFemale
NameNumber NameNumber
1 Kevin 20 Amy 12
2 Ethan 19 Olivia 12
3 Daniel 18 Sophia 11
4 William 18 Ava 10
5 Michael 15 Emma 10
6 Lucas 14 Anna 9
7 Andy 11 Abigail 8
8 Joshua 11 Emily 8
9 Liam 11 Mia 8
10 Logan 11 Annie 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.