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Top Australian baby names in 2008



Top 100 baby names in 2008
Australia (New South Wales)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jack (665)Mia (548) +4
2William (660)Chloe (544) +2
3Lachlan (581) +1Isabella (513) -2
4Joshua (563) -1Emily (507) -1
5Cooper (533) +2Olivia (490) +1
6Riley (492)Ella (467) -4
7Thomas (479) -2Charlotte (458)
8Oliver (473) +4Sienna (412) +1
9James (460) -1Sophie (410) -1
10Benjamin (459) +5Ava (401) +1
11Ethan (456) -1Amelia (395) +4
12Daniel (407) -1Grace (372) +2
13Noah (398) -4Lily (341) -1
14Samuel (398) +1Matilda (339) +12
15Liam (388) +2Ruby (336) +2
16Ryan (364) -3Jessica (316) -6
17Alexander (363) +2Zoe (315)
18Max (337) +8Hannah (305) -5
19Jacob (334) +2Sarah (275) -3
20Jayden (329)Emma (260)
21Matthew (312) -5Georgia (233) -2
22Lucas (308) -4Jasmine (229) -1
23Isaac (303) +2Lucy (207) -1
24Luke (282) -2Madison (204) -1
25Nicholas (278) -2Sophia (194) -1
26Charlie (263) +2Chelsea (176) -1
27Tyler (258) +11Lara (165) +1
28Harrison (257) -4Elizabeth (160) +9
29Jackson (253) -2Isabelle (160) +2
30Dylan (251) -2Maddison (160) +4
31Jake (250)Holly (155)
32Harry (225) -2Zara (153) +2
33Angus (215) +14Eva (150) +5
34Bailey (213) -2Hayley (146) -7
35Adam (210)Lilly (146) +5
36Oscar (208) +1Abigail (140) +11
37Michael (201) -1Amy (136) +12
38Hayden (199) +6Molly (131) +19
39Joseph (196) +3Alyssa (130) -11
40Nathan (193)Scarlett (130) +6
41Blake (192) -8Samantha (126) -1
42Henry (188) +7Paige (123) +8
43Connor (178) +15Tahlia (123) +2
44Cameron (177) -5Jade (122) -11
45Christian (175) -11Mikayla (122) +19
46Jordan (175) +1Imogen (121) -11
47Logan (175) -4Evie (118) +38
48Mitchell (162) +2Summer (118) +4
49Aiden (161) +13Maya (117) +2
50Archie (157) +32Claire (114) -8
51Aidan (156) +1Bella (113) -10
52Zachary (156) -6Layla (112) +13
53Ashton (154) +2Phoebe (111) +2
54Anthony (152) -6Isabel (110) +11
55Patrick (152) -12Caitlin (109) -19
56Sebastian (150) +3Keira (108) -9
57Andrew (146)Angelina (103) -3
58Kai (141) +12Gabriella (103) +32
59Toby (140) -8Lauren (102) -16
60Xavier (140) -3Mackenzie (102) +15
61Cody (134) -1Annabelle (100) -16
62Hunter (132) +1Madeleine (99) +1
63Caleb (130) +5Kayla (98) +4
64David (129) +10Abbey (96) -6
65Marcus (129) -3Anna (96) -4
66George (128) +8Stephanie (96) +20
67Jesse (128) +16Laura (94) +11
68Christopher (127) -15Natalie (94) -12
69Aaron (122) +17Sofia (94) -6
70Hamish (122) +11Alexandra (93) +4
71Levi (122) +24Alexis (93) +9
72Alex (116) -19Stella (93) +28
73Charles (116) -5Savannah (92) -5
74Finn (110) +14Isla (91) new
75Joel (109) -7Amelie (89) +6
76Jonathan (109) -11Bianca (89) +1
77Seth (109) -10Gemma (89) +22
78Tristan (109) +17Ellie (87) -7
79Zac (107) -8Kate (87) -16
80Callum (106) -9Amber (85) -12
81John (106) -14Mary (85) new
82Luca (106) -1Audrey (84) new
83Ali (103) -5Abby (83) new
84Gabriel (102) newBrianna (83) -1
85Koby (102) newClaudia (83) new
86Brodie (99) -10Natasha (83) +2
87Nate (98) newKiara (82) -36
88Sam (98) +10Madeline (81) +5
89Jai (97) +10Ashley (80) -21
90Taj (97) newEliza (79) -31
91Beau (96) newMariam (79) new
92Dominic (96) -2Rose (78) new
93Elijah (96) -4Katie (75) -6
94Flynn (95) -1Brooke (74) -15
95Justin (95) -4Sara (74) +1
96Owen (95) -9Tayla (73) new
97Timothy (94) newAlicia (72) new
98Jeremy (93) newMakayla (72) -8
99Zane (93) newAlice (71) new
100Darcy (92) -24Charli (70) new
    Piper (70) new
    Rebecca (70) -13
Source: NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages


The rank of baby girl name Mia from 1999 to 2011 in NSW Australia
 
In New South Wales, Australia the most popular baby names in 2008 were Jack (with 665 births) and Mia (with 548 births). Mia climbed four places to the top. Last year's favorite name, Isabella fell to the 3rd place. Other notable changes: Matilda (339) climbed 12 places, Molly (131) +19 places, Mikayla (122) +19 places, Evie (118) +38 places, Gabriella (103) +32 places.

Jack remains on top, followed by William (660) and Lachlan (581). Max (337) +8, Tyler (258) +11, Angus (215) +14, Connor (178) +15, Archie (157), Levi (122) +24 gained in popularity, but Noah (398) -4, Matthew (312) -5, Christian (175) -11, Patrick (152) -12, Christopher (127) -15 and Darcy (92) -24 are just a few names that become less popular this year.

In Queensland, Australia the most popular names in 2008 were Jack and Chloe.

Top baby names in other Australian states and territories:

William, Mia - Victoria
Jack, Emily - South Australia
Jack, Ella - Western Australia&Tasmania
William, Isabella - Northern Territory
William, Olivia - Australian Capital Territory.



Top 100 baby names in 2008
Australia (Victoria)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1William(620) +2Mia(526) +2
2Jack(583) -1Olivia(492) -1
3Thomas(550) -1Chloe(485) +4
4James(502) +2Isabella(463) +1
5Joshua(498) -1Charlotte(453) +1
6Lachlan(484) -1Sienna(396) +2
7Oliver(475) +1Ava(393) +2
8Riley(407) +5Ella(383) -6
9Cooper(400) +8Emily(382) -5
10Noah(384) -3Sophie(350) +2
11Ethan(383) -2Ruby(337) +2
12Benjamin(366) -1Lily(329) -2
13Lucas(360) +2Matilda(320) +6
14Samuel(359) -4Grace(308)
15Max(338) +8Amelia(297) +2
16Daniel(334) -2Hannah(275) -1
17Charlie(318) +2Zoe(275)
18Alexander(312) Jessica(274) -7
19Liam(308) -3Emma(249) +1
20Ryan(294) -8Lucy(224) +4
21Matthew(290) -1Georgia(220)
22Xavier(258) +7Sarah(213) -4
23Jacob(246) -1Jasmine(210) -1
24Angus(242) +10Isabelle(187) +1
25Luke(239) +1Zara(174) +8
26Oscar(232) Holly(169) +1
27Harrison(230) +3Madison(169) -3
28Tyler(228) -3Maddison(161) -2
29Nicholas(219) -8Molly(136) +3
30Jake(215) -6Chelsea(134) -1
31Harry(213) +6Hayley(132) -1
32Mitchell(211) +5Imogen(130) +12
33Jordan(210) +3Abbey(128) +14
34Blake(190) +1Alexandra(128) -5
35Nathan(188) +7Abigail(125) +10
36Michael(186) -5Tahlia(123) +5
37Bailey(184) -6Scarlett(122) -4
38Dylan(181) -10Eva(117) +23
39Archie(177) +13Stephanie(113) +3
40Hamish(174) +9Amy(110) -9
41Jackson(170) -8Stella(110) +12
42Isaac(167) -3Alice(109) +7
43Jayden(159) +6Caitlin(105) -7
44Hayden(157) +9Elizabeth(104) +8
45Logan(154) +3Paige(103) -10
46Henry(152) +3Maya(102) -6
47Patrick(152) -1Lilly(101) +28
48Sebastian(151) -2Claire(99) +11
49Christian(148) -9Alyssa(98) +7
50Zachary(146) -9Jade(97) -13
51Connor(145) -8Charli(96) +35
52Luca(137) +8Phoebe(95) -15
53Adam(134) -6Summer(95) -9
54Darcy(132) +2Amber(94) +15
55Alex(129) +5Annabelle(94) +28
56Jesse(128) +3Lara(94) +25
57Seth(128) +6Sophia(93) -2
58Brodie(127) -14Samantha(92) +7
59Joseph(126) -3Eliza(91) -3
60Hunter(125) +3Isla(91) new
61Marcus(125) +4Mikayla(91) -11
62Archer(124) +31Kayla(90) -23
63Caleb(124) +20Gemma(89) +5
64Mason(121) +12Natalie(89) -17
65Aidan(120) -9Isabel(87) -5
66Charles(120) +6Madeleine(87) +6
67Aiden(113) +12Eve(85) new
68Cody(113) Tayla(84) +25
69Levi(112) newLayla(81) -6
70Finn(111) +10Kiara(80) -20
71Joel(111) -4Keira(79) -15
72Andrew(108) +1Evie(77) -8
73Edward(106) +13Leah(77) +14
74Sam(106) +3Alexis(76) +18
75Anthony(105) -22Madeline(75) -10
76George(104) -5Alicia(73) +19
77Ashton(103) -12Anna(73) +1
78Declan(103) -9Mackenzie(73) -24
79Christopher(102)+1Victoria(71) +10
80Aaron(101) -25Amelie(70) -30
81Ryder(100) newAngelina(69) new
82Cameron(99) -14Bella(69) -20
83Jai(99) +9Ashley(68) new
84Will(98) +11Gabriella(68) new
85Callum(97) Lauren(68) -12
86Jett(96) -2Sofia(68) +17
87Toby(96) -11Alannah(67) -4
88Zac(96) -18Claudia(67) +6
89Gabriel(95) +8Laura(67) -4
90David(93) Milla(67) new
91Flynn(93) -17Audrey(66) -22
92Tyson(88) -10Poppy(66) -12
93Lincoln(87) -2Bianca(64) -16
94Elijah(86) +3Ellie(64) -4
95Hudson(86) +2Lola(64) new
96Leo(86) newAbby(63) -31
97Kai(84) -19Kate(63) -23
98Beau(83) newNatasha(63) -1
99Jasper(83) newEbony(62) -23
100Owen(83) newEden(61) new
Source: Victoria Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages

Top 10 baby names 2008
Australia (Queensland)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jack (556) Chloe (405)
2Cooper (531) Mia (402)
3William (472) Charlotte (401)
4Lachlan (467) Emily (391)
5Riley (452) Ella (390)
6Joshua (382) Isabella (375)
7Oliver (361) Olivia (314)
8Thomas (360) Sienna (308)
9Samuel (351) Ava (303)
10Ethan (347) Lily (301)
Source: QLD Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Top 100 baby names in 2008
Australia (South Australia)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jack(174) Emily(155) +3
2Riley(164) +3Charlotte(138) +3
3Lachlan(151) Mia(138)
4William(143) +4Isabella(127) +5
5Ethan(135) +2Chloe(121) +1
6James(135) Ella(118) -4
7Joshua(134) -5Olivia(118) +2
8Oliver(125) +6Matilda(101) +20
9Thomas(122) -5Sophie(98) -8
10Samuel(111) -1Grace(95) +8
11Cooper(92) -2Sienna(92) -1
12Liam(91) +5Lily(90) -5
13Jacob(88) +1Madison(90) +7
14Lucas(87) +3Ava(88) +2
15Tyler(87) -2Amelia(84) -4
16Ryan(86) +5Ruby(79) -2
17Jayden(85) +8Hannah(78) -6
18Daniel(79) -7Jessica(75) -5
19Max(78) +4Zoe(73) +6
20Mitchell(77) +8Georgia(72) -6
21Noah(77) -8Holly(67) +5
22Harrison(76) -5Lucy(67) -4
23Benjamin(75) -3Jasmine(66) -1
24Charlie(75) Imogen(63) -4
25Harry(74) +22Emma(59) -4
26Jackson(74) +9Hayley(55)
27Connor(73) +15Sarah(55) +3
28Angus(72) +3Chelsea(54) -6
29Blake(71) +6Maddison(50) +3
30Tyson(71) -3Alyssa(48) +26
31Jordan(70) +1Eva(48) +99*
32Oscar(70) +6Isabelle(47) +5
33Alexander(69) -17Scarlett(47) +2
34Luke(68) -13Jade(42) -10
35Bailey(65) +8Paige(41) +21
36Jake(64) -8Mikayla(39) +14
37Matthew(64) -10Tayla(37) +2
38Nicholas(62) -10Lilly(36) +1
39Isaac(59) +4Caitlin(35) -9
40Mason(59) +16Layla(34) +2
41Sebastian(58) +24Sophia(34) -2
42Cameron(57) -5Tahlia(34) -4
43Dylan(56) -11Molly(33) +4
44Henry(56) +6Phoebe(33) +52
45Hamish(52) +15Claire(32) +19
46Seth(52) +1Isla(31) +67*
47Brodie(49) -8Kate(31) +10
48Hudson(48) +37Madeline(31) +49
49Hayden(47) -13Amber(30) -14
50Caleb(46) -9Erin(30) +4
51Michael(45) -1Lara(30) -7
52Aiden(44) +30Zara(29) -8
53Alex(42) Eliza(28) +8
54Owen(41) -3Kayla(28) -21
55Nathan(40) -4Abby(27) -2
56Callum(38) -1Alice(27) +15
57Logan(37) +6Amy(27) -25
58Darcy(36) +52*Annabelle(27) +9
59Levi(36) +27Isabel(27) +15
60Hunter(35) +22Keira(27) +1
61Jesse(34) -13Maya(27) +18
62Xavier(33) +33Summer(27) -11
63Aidan(32) -8Alicia(26) -10
64Archie(32) +41*Amelie(26) -12
65Ashton(32) +4Charli(26) +1
66Edward(32) +19Lauren(26) -15
67Cody(31) -22Abigail(24) -16
68Jaxon(31) +25Natalie(24) +35*
69Jett(31) -12Samantha(24)+39*
70Declan(29) -1Alexandra(23) +19
71Lincoln(29) +1Bella(23) +13
72Andrew(28) +5Savannah(23) +13
73Brock(28) -7Alana(22) +70*
74Joseph(28) -12Anna(22) -12
75Kai(28) -17Mackenzie(22) -32
76Luca(28) +28Makayla(22) +40*
77Jai(27) +18Poppy(22) -9
78Zachary(27) -38Abbey(21) -5
79Austin(26) -10Charlize(21) +127*
80Finn(26) +27*Dakota(21) -30
81Patrick(26) -16Ebony(21) -5
82Ryder(26) +6Gemma(21) +5
83Elijah(25) -6Annabel(20) +30*
84Jamie(25) +17Ashley(20) +86*
85Joel(25) -30Stella(20) -5
86Justin(25) +31*Aaliyah(19) -13
87Christopher(24) +1Angelina(19) +57*
88Anthony(23) -21Brooke(19) -42
89Chase(23) +170*Evie(19) -13
90Christian(23) -17Lacey(19) +190*
91George(23) -14Madeleine(19) -3
92Hugo(23) +55*Rebecca(19) +3
93Jason(23) +29*Ellie(18) +65*
94John(23) Gabriella(18) +76*
95Lewis(23) +31*Kiara(18) -23
96Peter(23) -11Laura(18) +2
97Rhys(23) +4Brianna(17) -37
98Zac(23) +12Eve(17) +46*
99Adam(22) -39Jorja(17) +9*
100David(22) -23Kaitlyn(17) -2
    Macy(17) +108*
    Skye(17) -19
    Stephanie(17) -8
Source: SA Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Top 10 baby names in 2008
Australia (Australian Capital Territory)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1WilliamOlivia
2OliverCharlotte
3ThomasEmma
4JackChloe
5LachlanMia
6SamuelHannah
7JoshuaLily
8RileyGrace
9LiamSophie
10AlexanderElla
Source: ACT Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages


Top 60 baby names in 2008
Australia (Western Australia)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jack (250) Ella (202)
2Joshua (195) Emily (174)
3Riley (195) Chloe (173)
4Ethan (172) Mia (170)
5Oliver (161) Sophie (158)
6William (160) Charlotte (156)
7Lachlan (159) Lily (153)
8Thomas (152) Isabella (144)
9Lucas (148) Sienna (144)
10Samuel (146) Ava (142)
11Jacob (140) Matilda (138)
12Noah (137) Ruby (138)
13Dylan (130) Olivia (128)
14Cooper (129) Jessica (123)
15Tyler (128) Amelia (120)
16Liam (127) Grace (106)
17Daniel (125) Hannah (105)
18Luke (124) Emma (95)
19Jake (119) Jasmine (85)
20Matthew (119) Madison (83)
21Max (118) Georgia (80)
22Benjamin (116) Isabella (79)
23James (114) Zoe (76)
24Jayden (111) Maddison (72)
25Ryan (110) Hayley (63)
26Alexander (105) Summer (63)
27Mitchell (94) Imogen (62)
28Taj (90) Tahlia (61)
29Charlie (87) Alyssa (60)
30Michael (82) Holly (60)
31Xavier (82) Amber (59)
32Harrison (76) Lilly (59)
33Jordan (75) Eva (59)
34Blake (72) Sarah (57)
35Caleb (72) Sophia (57)
36Cameron (72) Lucy (56)
37Hayden (70) Isla (55)
38Jackson (70) Abbey (52)
39Nicholas (70) Elizabeth (51)
40Levi (69) Amy (50)
41Adam (67) Chelsea (49)
42Connor (67) Kayla (49)
43Harry (67) Savannah (48)
44Angus (66) Paige (47)
45Bailey (65) Abigail (46)
46Seth (65) Jade (45)
47Aiden (64) Stella (44)
48Isaac (64) Charli (43)
49Logan (63) Gemma (43)
50Mason (59) Lauren (42)
51Joel (58) Mackenzie (42)
52Sebastian (57) Molly (41)
53Zachary (57) Scarlett (41)
54Nathan (56) Samantha (40)
55Oscar (56) Claire (39)
56Andrew (54) Mikayla (38)
57Kai (54) Indiana (37)
58Alex (53) Maya (37)
59Ashton (53) Skye (37)
60Jaxon (52) Caitlin (36)
  Luca (52) Caitlyn (36)
  Owen (52) Jorja (36)
  Tyson (52) Kate (36)
    Leah (36)
Source: WA Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages

Top 20 baby names in 2008
Australia (Tasmania)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jack (33) Ella (29)
2Charlie (25) Sophie (26)
3William (25) Mia (24)
4Oliver (24) Charlotte (23)
5Thomas (20) Lucy (22)
6Lucas (18) Ruby (21)
7Samuel (18) Olivia (16)
8Riley (16) Grace (14)
9Jacob (15) Lily/Lilly (14)
10Lachlan (15) Matilda (14)
11James (14) Emily (13)
12Angus (13) Isabella (12)
13Alexander (12) Zoe (11)
14Cooper (12) Ava (10)
15Ethan (12) Sarah (10)
16Max (12) Stella (10)
17Harry (11) Amelia (9)
18Joshua (11) Hannah (9)
19Noah (11) Maddison (9)
20Ryan (11) Phoebe (9)
Source: TAS Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages

Top 20 baby names in 2008
Australia (Northern Territory)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1William (34) Isabella (18)
2Lachlan (25) Charlotte (16)
3Jack (23) Chloe (15)
4Joshua (21) Ella (14)
5Ethan (18) Hannah (14)
6Mitchell (18) Jessica (14)
7Riley (18) Olivia (14)
8Thomas (18) Sophie (13)
9Joseph (15) Matilda (12)
10Cooper (14) Ruby (12)
11Jacob (14) Chelsea (11)
12Matthew (14) Lily (11)
13Isaac (13) Mia (11)
14Max (13) Emily (10)
15Michael (13) Sarah (10)
16Samuel (13) Alyssa (9)
17Jackson (12) Ava (9)
18Jayden (12) Emma (9)
19Liam (12) Isabelle (8)
20Noah (12) Jade (8)
Source: NT Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
 
 
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