Top 100 baby names in England and Wales (2017)

The rank of baby girl name Olivia from 1996 to 2017 in England and Wales
 

In 2017, there were more than 679,100 live births in England and Wales.

Oliver (with 6259 births) remained the most popular first name given to baby boys in England and Wales in 2017, a position held since 2013; Harry and George have remained in 2nd and 3rd places respectively since 2016.

Olivia (with 5204 births) remained the most popular first name given to baby girls in 2017, a position held since 2016; Amelia remained in 2nd place and Isla moved up to 3rd.

There were two new entries into the top 100 most popular boys' names: Hunter and Ralph, which replaced Aaron and Jasper from the top 100 in 2016.

There were six new entries in the top 100 most popular girls' names: Aurora, Orla, Edith, Bonnie, Lyla and Hallie. These replaced Lexi, Zoe, Maddison, Sarah, Felicity and Lydia.

The list was last updated on Nov. 19, 2018

Top 100 baby names
England and Wales (2017)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Oliver (6259)Olivia (5204)
2Harry (5031)Amelia (4358)
3George (4929)Isla (3373) +1
4Noah (4273) +2Ava (3289) +1
5Jack (4190) -1Emily (3121) -2
6Jacob (3968) -1Isabella (2627)
7Leo (3781) +6Mia (2590) +3
8Oscar (3738) +2Poppy (2527) +5
9Charlie (3724) -2Ella (2452)
10Muhammad (3691) -2Lily (2405) -3
11William (3437)Sophia (2398)
12Alfie (3287) +2Charlotte (2394)
13Henry (3246) +2Grace (2309) +2
14Thomas (3246) -4Evie (2192) +2
15Joshua (3166) +1Jessica (2139) -7
16Freddie (3127) +1Sophie (2129) -2
17James (2925) -5Alice (2122)
18Archie (2803)Daisy (2040) +4
19Arthur (2795) +11Florence (2028) +1
20Logan (2730) +6Freya (2021) -1
21Theo (2616) +8Phoebe (2000) +3
22Alexander (2524) -1Evelyn (1967) +5
23Edward (2461)Sienna (1960) +5
24Isaac (2432) -4Isabelle (1876) -3
25Lucas (2407) +2Ivy (1819) +8
26Ethan (2323) -7Willow (1764) +6
27Max (2165) -2Matilda (1736) -2
28Joseph (2153) -6Elsie (1699) +3
29Samuel (2083) -5Ruby (1688) -3
30Mohammed (1982) +1Scarlett (1687) -12
31Finley (1944) +4Sofia (1664) -2
32Daniel (1942) -4Chloe (1654) -9
33Benjamin (1927)Eva (1634) -3
34Harrison (1923) -2Harper (1608) +10
35Sebastian (1881) +1Rosie (1388) +1
36Adam (1788) +1Emilia (1380) +5
37Mason (1776) -3Millie (1372) -3
38Theodore (1761) +4Layla (1329) +2
39Teddy (1626) +2Imogen (1284) -2
40Dylan (1577) -2Maya (1257) -1
41Elijah (1511) +3Eliza (1248) +4
42Arlo (1470) +7Esme (1235) -7
43Riley (1427) -3Lola (1201) -1
44David (1416) -1Elizabeth (1174) -6
45Zachary (1385) -6Erin (1161) +1
46Louie (1365) +1Maisie (1142) +5
47Toby (1316) -1Aria (1094) +20
48Hugo (1311) +2Luna (1093) +30
49Reuben (1309) -1Lucy (1089) -6
50Jude (1288) +12Ellie (1055) -2
51Reggie (1280) +4Harriet (1053) -2
52Jaxon (1257) -1Emma (1042) +1
53Harley (1246) +2Thea (1041) -4
54Rory (1187) +26Eleanor (1027) -7
55Luca (1171) -3Penelope (1020) +8
56Jake (1135) -11Holly (1003) -4
57Albie (1114) +31Hannah (998)
58Jenson (1099)Molly (978) -2
59Albert (1066) +5Bella (974) +7
60Frankie (1055) +3Rose (932) +2
61Tommy (1036) -4Amber (915) -6
62Carter (1025) +20Violet (911) +3
63Ronnie (978) +7Georgia (898) -9
64Gabriel (967) +3Lilly (884) -4
65Bobby (955) +25Jasmine (871) -6
66Harvey (951) -12Darcie (868) +5
67Matthew (948) -14Nancy (861) +3
68Michael (934) -9Annabelle (855) -7
69Elliot (921) -3Lottie (851) +3
70Stanley (914) -5Zara (842) -2
71Jayden (900) -10Maria (827) -2
72Frederick (879) +4Amelie (798) -8
73Charles (877) -1Abigail (782) -15
74Jackson (876) +5Mila (774) +7
75Roman (871) +17Anna (730) -2
76Luke (868) -17Martha (718) -1
77Caleb (853) +9Gracie (703)
78Hunter (841) +39*Maryam (686) +1
79Mohammad (837) -11Robyn (680) +7
80Elliott (834) -6Aurora (665) +25*
81Ezra (827) +10Iris (654) +3
82Louis (819) -11Sara (653) +8
83Ryan (817) -2Arabella (639) +11
84Blake (799) -11Beatrice (628) -4
85Lewis (790) -10Heidi (628) -8
86Dexter (788) -3Summer (626) -12
87Ollie (788) -17Clara (614) +1
88Nathan (779) -11Orla (610) +19*
89Ellis (765)Francesca (600) -1
90Jesse (750) +4Aisha (580) -3
91Liam (723) +6Julia (576) +2
92Alex (716) -8Darcey (568) -10
93Kai (691) -6Edith (568) +9*
94Ibrahim (684) +2Victoria (568) -1
95Tyler (677) -17Bonnie (563) +19*
96Finn (672) +4Lyla (563) +9*
97Austin (670) -12Darcy (558) +1
98Leon (669) -6Hallie (556) +46*
99Ralph (669) +14*Leah (546)
100Felix (661) -1Megan (543) -17
Source: UK Office for National Statistics * new entry

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