These Are The Top Canadian Baby Names Of 2016

Sophia and Liam top the country's list of most popular names of the year

The most popular baby names for Canadians have been announced:

Liam and Sophia.

The BabyCenter.ca released their top 100 names, based on the 50,000 parents who registered their children's names on the site. 

Liam remains at the top spot for a second year running while Sophia has crept to number one in 2016. There were several new additions to the boy's names; Owen, Aiden, Nathan, Isaac and Hudson all made their way into the list. 

Meanwhile, Jackson slipped to number 15 after enjoying a spot in prime position two years ago. 

The top three girls names remained the same as 2015, with Sophia shifting from third to first. 

Meanwhile, Amelia, Scarlett, Sophie and Evelyn rose up the ranks into the top 20. 

And although it couldn't crack the very top rankings, Blake rose from 141 last year to 77 in 2016. Perhaps celeb mama Blake Lively had a positive effect on the standings! 

Canada's top 20 boys' names 

1. Liam +0

2. Noah +3

3. Lucas +1

4. Oliver +9

5. Benjamin +11

6. Logan -3

7. Owen +16

8. Jacob +1

9. Jack -2

10. Ethan -4

11. Aiden +20

12. William -4

13. Lincoln +6

14. James -4

15. Jackson -13

16. Carter -1

17. Mason -3

18. Hudson +8

 

Canada's top 20 girls' names

1. Sophia +2

2. Olivia +0

3. Emma -2

4. Charlotte +4

5. Ava +5

6. Chloe +10

7. Zoey -3

8. Amelia +14

9. Abigail +8

10. Mia +5

11. Lily -2

12. Emily -7

13. Aria -1

14. Ella +4

15. Mila -1

16. Scarlett +7

17. Madison +2

18. Avery -12

19. Sophie +16

20. Evelyn +1

19. Nathan +2

20. Isaac +8

 

 

New On the Baby Post

 

You May Also Like...

 

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.

Sign up for weekly updates

Subscribe to Babypost's weekly pregnancy newsletter to receive updates on your baby's progress, contests, articles and more!

 

Don't show this again

Privacy Policy
 
 
Register For Our Newsletter Contests Video

Latest Comments

How Often Should You Be Having Sex?

No doubt sex will boost our mood and satisfaction. But still, we have to perform this act under the guidance or expert advice. We have to ma

shanebarnes 2 days 7 hours ago.

5 Tips from Samantha Pynn On Building Your Home Office

Before building any kind of home and office, we should first take some positive overview from experts which includes layouts, interior & ext

shanehendrix 6 days 12 hours ago.

How To Make Married Sex Better

To build a strong sexual bond with our partner, we should be more realistic with our sexual performance, which gives a sweet pleasure, comfo

erichunt 1 month 1 week ago.

Product Recalls Attention

HarperCollins Publishers recalls Two "That’s Not My…" Children’s Books

HarperCollins has recalled That’s Not My Reindeer and That’s Not My Santa kids’ books due to possible mould contamination

Joe Fresh Recalls Striped Quilted Baby Jackets

Due to a choking hazard, Loblaw Companies has recalled Joe Fresh Baby Jackets

Costco Recalls Kirkland Signature Brand Quinoa Salad

Costco Wholesale Canada has issued a recall of the Kirkland Signature brand Quinoa Salad because of reported illnesses.