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Think you've decided on a name? Check out where it ranks on the official list of the most popular baby names first.

website to see how many babies were born with a certain name?

(8 Posts)
PaigeyK Wed 20-Jan-16 01:31:19

thanks x

serenaserene Wed 20-Jan-16 01:48:15

darkgreener.com

PaigeyK Wed 20-Jan-16 01:50:42

thanks, i had come across that, but it only says how popular, not how many babies were given that name?

pa55methecake Wed 20-Jan-16 07:15:50

If you click on the graph on the year you are interested in, it shows the number of babies registered that year with that name.

Lanadel Wed 20-Jan-16 09:06:46

www.nrscotland.gov.uk/statistics-and-data/statistics/statistics-by-theme/vital-events/names/babies-first-names/babies-first-names-2014
This is the name register for Scotland. You can go back decades too.

PennyHasNoSurname Wed 20-Jan-16 09:08:32

Stats come out each August so last years wont be out for a long while yet.

WannaBeAMummy16 Wed 20-Jan-16 17:20:59

www.ons.gov.uk/ons/datasets-and-tables/index.html?pageSize=50&sortBy=none&sortDirection=none&newquery=baby+names&content-type=Reference+table&content-type=Dataset

Lists of all names used since 1996.

serenaserene Wed 20-Jan-16 17:41:45

thanks, i had come across that, but it only says how popular, not how many babies were given that name?

If you scroll over the graph, it tells you how many times the name was used for each year.

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