Popular baby names in Canada (2008)

The rank of baby girl name Ava from 1998 to 2017in British Columbia, Canada
 

In 2008, Ethan and Ava were the leading baby names in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. In Quebec, Thomas (with 947 births) and Lea (with 460 births) were the most popular choices.

Other leading names: Ethan, Emma for Ontario and Ethan, Emily for Manitoba.

Top 100 baby names in
British Columbia, Canada (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Ethan (283)Ava (233)
2Nathan (224) +9Emma (228) +3
3Jacob (210) -1Emily (224) -1
4Lucas (208) +6Olivia (210)
5Logan (207) +2Sophia (195) -2
6Matthew (198) -1Chloe (160) +4
7Benjamin (194) +4Isabella (158) +1
8Joshua (193) -2Hannah (150) -2
9Liam (193) -4Abigail (145) +6
10James (191) +7Madison (140) +1
11Noah (189) -8Ella (139) -4
12Ryan (182) -3Sophie (136)
13Owen (179) -5Sarah (124) -4
14Alexander (159) -3Lily (122) -1
15Jack (158)Brooklyn (120) +1
16William (153)Taylor (118) +1
17Daniel (150) -3Maya (111) +6
18Evan (148) +6Grace (105) -4
19Jayden (144)Hailey (103) +4
20Samuel (139) +2Elizabeth (102) +1
21Aiden (131)Samantha (99) -3
22Tristan (127) +14Avery (90) +12
23Mason (126) +35Alexis (89) +16
24Oliver (118) +9Lauren (85) +3
25Dylan (113) -3Mia (84) +17
26Riley (113) +12Anna (82)
27Carter (112) +6Jessica (82) -1
28Nicholas (112) -9Julia (82) -8
29Tyler (112) -7Claire (79) -9
30Gavin (104) -5Keira (79) +3
31Isaac (104) +11Alyssa (77) +3
32Connor (103) -3Kaitlyn (76) -10
33Justin (103) -6Paige (76) +11
34Gabriel (102) +13Isabelle (72) -5
35Jackson (102) -3Charlotte (69) +6
36Cole (99) -1Brooke (68) +9
37Michael (99) -5Natalie (67) -3
38Austin (98) -11Jasmine (65) +15
39Hunter (96) +13Ashley (64) +4
40Zachary (96) +5Payton (64) +41
41Hayden (94) +11Mya (63) +4
42Caleb (92) +1Amelia (62) +9
43Andrew (91) -15Sienna (62) -8
44Tyson (89) +6Sydney (62) -10
45Joseph (88) +11Mackenzie (61) -14
46Marcus (88)Sofia (61) +8
47Adam (87) +7Addison (60) -8
48Ryder (87) -6Megan (60)
49Jordan (86) -20Peyton (60) +56*
50Aidan (84) -12Kayla (57) -23
51Kai (84) +25Zoe (57) +15
52Thomas (82) -13Nevaeh (56) +8
53Cameron (80) -7Alexandra (52) +2
54David (80) -6Isla (52) +104*
55Anthony (78) -5Leah (52) +35
56Wyatt (78) +7Sadie (51) -6
57Chase (77) +5Victoria (51) -5
58Jonathan (75) -2Audrey (49) -1
59Luke (75) +10Kate (49) -10
60Brandon (73) +5Lucy (49) +13
61Brody (73) +9Eva (48) -1
62Aaron (71) -3Madeline (48) +64*
63John (70) -4Rachel (47) -33
64Nathaniel (67) +9Savannah (47) +20
65Christopher (66) -16Summer (47) +43*
66Levi (66) +39*Madeleine (46) +35*
67Brayden (65) -28Alexa (45) +9
68Elijah (65) +19Georgia (45) -19
69Lukas (65) -3Sara (44) -9
70Ashton (63) +15Sierra (44) +2
71Carson (62) -10Amy (43) +20
72Kyle (61) -7Kylie (43) +5
73Nolan (61) -17Morgan (43) -11
74Parker (61) +20Naomi (43)
75Cohen (59) +8Violet (43) +40*
76Dominic (59) -8Katherine (42) +9
77Jesse (57) +10Kaylee (42) -20
78Landon (57) -8Rebecca (42)
79Rylan (57) +4Gabriella (41) -11
80Eric (56) -11Autumn (39) +50*
81Henry (56) +46*Faith (39) +23*
82Jason (56) -7Gabrielle (39) -9
83Robert (56) -4Madelyn (39) +77*
84Isaiah (55) +3Isabel (38) -13
85Charles (54) +9Jordyn (38) -17
86Blake (53) -10Katelyn (38) -16
87Jonah (52) +46*Molly (38) -4
88Lincoln (51) +16*Brianna (37) -28
89Sean (51) +6Maria (36) +2
90Jake (48) +14*Ruby (36) -32
91Max (48) -11Angela (35) +20*
92Seth (48) -7Angelina (35) -23
93Colton (47) +11*Layla (35) +77*
94Kevin (47) +1Makayla (35) +5
95Micah (47) +61*Stella (35) -6
96Cooper (45) -5Vanessa (35) -3
97Jaden (45) -18Hayden (34) +151*
98Brady (44) +70*Riley (34) +14*
99Hudson (44)Katie (33) -11
100Christian (43) +18*Nicole (33) -61
 Jaxon (43) +33* 
 Kaleb (43) -21 
Source: BC Vital Statistics Agency * new entry in top100
Top 100 baby names in
Quebec (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Thomas(947) +5Lea(460)
2William(921) -1Rosalie(386) +1
3Gabriel(918) Florence(380) +3
4Samuel(836) -2Emma(376) +8
5Alexis(742) Laurence(367) +9
6Olivier(742) +2Jade(364) -4
7Nathan(724) -3Sarah(350)
8Felix(707) Gabrielle(347) -4
9Antoine(658) Juliette(346) -4
10Xavier(602) +2Maika(326) -2
11Mathis(556) +2Camille(309) -1
12Zachary(534) -1Charlotte(303) +1
13Alexandre(532) +1Noemie(300) -2
14Raphael(511) +2Mia(291) +6
15Jacob(505) +4Chloe(286) +2
16Justin(473) -6Megane(273) -1
17Anthony(472) -2Laurie(271) +12
18Emile(426) Alexia(270) +1
19Nicolas(420) +2Zoe(263) +14
20Noah(409) Oceane(260) +1
21Adam(399) +5Elodie(259) +24
22Benjamin(395) +1Emilie(258) -6
23Vincent(384) -1Coralie(256) -14
24Lucas(371) +4Maelie(254) +12
25Jeremy(352) -8Annabelle(252) +1
26Maxime(351) +1Marianne(250) +8
27Charles(350) -3Justine(246) -2
28Loic(343) +1Alice(234) +2
29Etienne(327) +1Alicia(233) -11
30Tristan(319) -5Anais(232) +5
31Edouard(296) +1Olivia(231) +11
32Simon(266) -1Delphine(228) +47
33David(235) +3Eve(214) -7
34Alex(234) +3Emy(212) -11
35Mathieu(228) -2Ariane(206) -11
36Liam(227) +6Jasmine(201) +7
37Elliot(225) +6Charlie(200) +4
38Philippe(218) -4Maya(197) -16
39Victor(217) -1Elizabeth(196) -1
40Julien(215) -1Victoria(192) -1
41Dylan(213) -1Raphaelle(190) +7
42Guillaume(208) -7Maeva(189) +11
43Louis(194) Oceanne(186) +15
44Isaac(193) +4Mathilde(185) +7
45Hugo(189) -4Sara(184) +10
46Malik(168) +19Melodie(181) +12
47Michael(161) +4Maude(180) +3
48Christopher(160) +13Audrey(178) -16
49Mathias(160) +1Frederique(175) -21
50Derek(155) +3Rose(175) -19
51Zack(155) +25Megan(172) -8
52Cedric(152) -7Marilou(170) +5
53Ryan(150) +1Daphnee(168) -6
54Leo(149) -9Eva(168) -7
55Ludovic(146) +6Alexandra(167) -3
56Zackary(146) +3Clara(166) -16
57Damien(144) +1Sofia(165) -8
58Laurent(143) +7Leanne(157) -2
59Maxim(141) -4Beatrice(156) +3
60James(138) -11Sophie(153) -6
61Jayden(134) +28Amelia(144) +12
62Theo(133) +31Alyssa(142) +12
63Mikael(132) +6Aurelie(142) +1
64Tommy(132) -16Alycia(141) +3
65Rafael(131) +3Jeanne(140) -1
66Jonathan(119) -5Eliane(139) -5
67Loik(118) +33Julia(138) -1
68Rayan(117) +2Eloise(131) -10
69Jordan(116) -14Emily(131) +1
70Luca(115) -19Leonie(131) +1
71Arnaud(112) +4Amelie(130) -34
72Eliot(112) +15Mya(128) -1
73Logan(111) -16Magalie(122) +5
74Ethan(109) -7Julianne(121) -9
75Charles-Antoine(108) +3Sophia(120) -4
76Matthew(107) -6Yasmine(120) +4
77Louka(104) +3Kelly-Ann(113) -3
78Mathys(103) -14Anabelle(109) +4
79Eloi(102) +5Melody(109) +36*
80Arthur(101) +13Lina(105) +5
81Kevin(101) -3Catherine(104) -14
82Jerome(98) -12Elisabeth(102) +11
83Joshua(98) -3Sandrine(100) +14
84Marc-Antoine(98) -24Lily-Rose(98) +16
85Matis(96) -15Kayla(96) +6
86Remi(95) -6Alyson(95)
87Eliott(94) +3Amy(95) -4
88Cedrik(93) +36*Ophelie(92) +7
89Christophe(93) Naomie(91) +2
90Daniel(92) -20Maely(87) +82*
91Nathaniel(91) -5Sabrina(87) -1
92Alexander(88) +1Arianne(86) -11
93Cedrick(88) +13*Daphne(86) -6
94Evan(88) -1Lily(86) +31*
95Brandon(84) +3Lydia(85) +17*
96Jason(84) +8*Rebecca(83) -1
97Alexy(83) +7*Laura(82) -21
98Caleb(83) +27*Melina(80) +1
99Andrew(82) -3Flavie(77) +8*
100Elie(82) +6*Jessica(75) -16
  Matteo(82) +1 
Source: Quebec Vital Statistics Agency * new entry
Top 50 baby names in
Alberta (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Ethan (366)Ava (236)
2Jacob (258)Olivia (236) +4
3Alexander (251) +3Emma (212) -1
4Joshua (238) +1Emily (203) -2
5Liam (231) +4Sarah (188) -1
6Logan (217) -3Isabella (180) +5
7Nathan (216) +3Sophia (174) +2
8Matthew (204)Madison (170) -1
9Noah (201) -5Hannah (167) -3
10Owen (195) -3Chloe (163) +1
11Benjamin (193) +5Grace (154) +6
12Evan (189) +2Taylor (152) +3
13Lucas (188) +5Ella (145) +1
14Daniel (183) +5Abigail (142) -6
15Jack (182) +2Brooklyn (138) -4
16William (178) -1Brooke (137)
17Jayden (165) +4Sophie (127) +2
18Carter (164) +2Hailey (123) -8
19Ryan (163) -7Addison (115) -1
20Aiden (158) +7Elizabeth (113) +2
21Samuel (157) -10Avery (110)
22Mason (151) +12Samantha (110) -1
23Austin (149) -10Alexis (106) +4
24James (143) +2Lily (106)
25Tristan (139) +9Sydney (105) +4
26Riley (137) -3Anna (97) -3
27Hunter (132) +6Isabelle (97)
28Zachary (129) -6Alyssa (94) -3
29Cole (128)Julia (91) +6
30Connor (127) +9Maya (91) +5
31Jackson (124) +1Claire (90) -3
32Adam (121) +4Paige (88) +1
33Nicholas (121) -8Sadie (87) -3
34Dylan (120) -10Mya (86) +4
35Gavin (119) +9Keira (82) -3
36Hayden (119) +7Peyton (80) +29
37Ryder (118) +2Kayla (79) +14
38Andrew (117) -8Megan (76) -2
39Chase (115) +20Leah (75) +22
40Brody (114) +11Rachel (75) +2
41Gabriel (113) -13Payton (74) +58
42Joseph (113) +6Natalie (73) +11
43Caleb (110) -7Jessica (71) -13
44Tyler (110) +4Victoria (70) +1
45David (104) -6Kate (68) +3
46Michael (104)Lauren (67) +7
47Brayden (103) +2Kaitlyn (66) -2
48Luke (102) -17Mackenzie (65) -6
49Seth (101) +3Nevaeh (65) -8
50Isaac (100) -7Sara (65) -6
Source: Alberta Vital Statistics Agency
Top 100 baby names in
Ontario (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Ethan(1015) Emma(914)
2Jacob(892) Olivia(913)
3Matthew(851) Ava(759)
4Nathan(835) +4Emily(681)
5Noah(794) -1Isabella(606)
6Joshua(738) -1Sophia(587) +3
7Ryan(736) Abigail(582)
8Alexander(733) +5Sarah(519) -2
9Lucas(729) +1Madison(491) +1
10Daniel(685) -4Ella(458) +1
11Liam(683) +7Hannah(447) -3
12Logan(675) -1Sophie(436) +3
13Owen(668) -4Chloe(435) +1
14William(662) +1Grace(429) -1
15Benjamin(637) -3Julia(429) -2
16Jack(598) +1Maya(384) +3
17Michael(564) -2Victoria(381) +1
18Nicholas(559) -4Lauren(366) +4
19Evan(551) +1Samantha(366) -1
20James(499) +4Alyssa(365) -4
21Samuel(458) Lily(363) -1
22Andrew(456) -3Hailey(337) +1
23Aiden(449) +3Alexis(336) +13
24Adam(435) -2Leah(327) +28
25Jayden(425) +3Charlotte(313) +3
26Dylan(420) -1Avery(307) -5
27Carter(408) +13Addison(298) +4
28Cameron(406) -1Claire(289) +5
29Tyler(400) -6Sofia(289) -3
30Gabriel(396) Elizabeth(282) -1
31Anthony(368) -2Jessica(275) -7
32David(363) +1Mia(264) +3
33Joseph(359) -3Mackenzie(248)
34Jackson(351) +10Keira(242) +3
35Justin(348) +1Rachel(242) -8
36Aidan(342) -3Brooke(241) +6
37Gavin(342) +5Isabelle(240) -7
38Thomas(334) +1Sydney(239) -11
39Zachary(334) -6Sara(237) +1
40Connor(326) -5Taylor(235) -1
41Cole(318) +1Alexandra(225) -9
42Hayden(311) +10Brooklyn(223) +9
43Tristan(309) +5Mya(222) +1
44Caleb(299) +2Kayla(217) -3
45Austin(297) -8Vanessa(216) +2
46Luke(292) +7Paige(215) +3
47Mason(290) Kaitlyn(209) -4
48Christopher(276) -5Brianna(208) +5
49Christian(271) +1Anna(207) -4
50Nolan(264) +1Jasmine(203) +6
51Hunter(263) +7Natalie(202) -5
52John(263) -6Ashley(195) -4
53Jordan(258) -15Eva(189) +14
54Aaron(255) -5Audrey(186) +16
55Isaac(248) +1Nevaeh(183) +11
56Kyle(243) -2Amelia(181) -2
57Oliver(240) +21Megan(176) -2
58Jonathan(238) -3Madeline(170) +16
59Marcus(238) +4Gabrielle(169) -9
60Eric(237) Maria(169) +5
61Sebastian(234) +2Zoe(169) +2
62Brayden(225) +4Peyton(168) +51*
63Nathaniel(224) -4Gabriella(166) -3
64Chase(222) +7Katherine(164) +9
65Xavier(219) +5Nicole(164) -27
66Luca(217) +2Sienna(160) -10
67Brody(212) +18Angelina(156) -5
68Riley(212) -6Kate(155) +1
69Brandon(209) -12Makayla(150) +7
70Julian(201) -7Rebecca(150) -10
71Muhammad(200) +11Morgan(146) -3
72Matteo(189) +4Naomi(146) +1
73Robert(189) +1Savannah(143) -15
74Carson(187) -7Sierra(142) -12
75Adrian(186) -2Sadie(141) -4
76Jason(186) -12Layla(138) +23
77Kevin(174) -5Evelyn(135) +37*
78Elijah(173) -3Madelyn(134) +67*
79Landon(173) +8Katelyn(129) +9
80Wyatt(165) +14Lillian(129) +14
81Alex(164) +12Alexa(124) -5
82Charles(164) +2Jenna(124) -16
83Isaiah(163) -15Payton(123) +46*
84Max(163) +31*Kylie(118) +1
85Cooper(161) +14Ruby(118) +17*
86Jake(160) -3Madeleine(117) +13
87Nicolas(154) -7Autumn(116) +34*
88Simon(154) +4Jade(116) -6
89Henry(153) +12*Amy(114) -10
90Jesse(153) -3Kaylee(114) +21*
91Blake(149) -10Mikayla(114) -13
92Colton(146) +36*Riley(114) +4
93Tyson(146) -6Faith(112) -11
94Seth(142) +4Arianna(109) +10*
95Colin(140) -3Isabel(109) -19
96Patrick(140) +4Georgia(107) -13
97Parker(139) +8*Christina(106) -2
98Sean(135) -19Sabrina(106) -14
99Ali(134) +4*Allison(105) +3*
100Spencer(134) -22Michelle(105) -13
Source: ServiceOntario * new entry
Top 20 baby names in
Saskatchewan (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Ethan(87) Ava(80)
2Noah(66) +2Hannah(71) +1
3Jacob(58) +4Emily(69) +2
4Alexander(57) +2Emma(69) -1
5Lucas(56) +10Madison(55) +1
6Joshua(55) +11Olivia(52) -2
7Mason(52) newTaylor(50) +3
8Brody(51) +8Hailey(48) -1
9Liam(51) +5Abigail(43) +2
10Benjamin(50) newBrooke(43) new
11Carter(49) -6Ella(41) +7
12Logan(48) -10Brooklyn(40) -4
13William(48) -4Alexis(39) +2
14Owen(47) -1Chloe(39) -2
15Jayden(46) +2Isabella(39) new
16Aiden(45) -6Lily(39) new
17Hayden(43) Sophie(38) new
18Matthew(43) -14Julia(36) new
19Hunter(42) -9Nevaeh(34) -8
20Wyatt(41) newSadie(34) new
Source: Saskatchewan Vital Statistics
Top 20 baby names in
Nova Scotia (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jacob(71) +6Ava(67) +2
2Liam(69) +1Olivia(65) +1
3Logan(66) +2Emma(56) -2
4Ethan(62) -2Sophie(54) +8
5William(59) +4Abigail(53) +3
6Alexander(58) +2Emily(53) -3
7Noah(58) -5Ella(52) +2
8Owen(57) -2Hannah(52)
9Jack(54) -6Madison(48) -4
10Ryan(51) +4Sophia(46)
11Matthew(49) +3Lily(45) new
12Lucas(48) +4Brooklyn(42) +3
13Aiden(45) newBrooke(38)
14Benjamin(42) -2Lauren(36) +5
15Carter(42) +4Sarah(36)
16Nathan(41) -5Chloe(35) -10
17Cameron(40) -5Alexis(30) new
18Connor(39) -1Paige(30) new
19Joshua(38) -1Julia(28) -2
20James(37) newTaylor(28) new
Source: Nova Scotia Vital Statistics
Top 10 baby names in
Manitoba (2008)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Ethan(90) Emily(78) +1
2Noah(85) Emma(69) +3
3Aiden(75) newAva(66) -2
4Liam(73) +3Hannah(66) +1
5Alexander(72) Olivia(59) +4
6Joshua(67) Abigail(56) +1
7Jayden(65) newMadison(56) -3
8Evan(59) newHailey(52) new
9Logan(58) -6Taylor(49) new
10Benjamin(57) -3Brooklyn(46) -4
Source: Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency

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