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January 7, 2021 | by: chadwilcox

What were the most popular baby names for 2020 in Canada?

MOST POPULAR BABY NAMES IN 2020 (Canada):
(Numbers in brackets are last year’s rank, if it was in the top-10)
• Boys:                                         • Girls:
1. Liam (1)                                   1. Olivia (2)
2. Jackson (2)                              2. Emma (3)
3. Noah (3)                                  3. Mia (8)
4. Lucas (4)                                 4. Sophia (4)
5. Oliver (9)                                 5. Zoey
6. Grayson (5)                             6. Charlotte (6)
7. Leo                                           7. Amelia (7)
8. Jack                                           8. Aria (5)
9. Benjamin                                 9. Mila (9)
10. William                                  10. Hannah
Also of note:
• The only girl’s baby names remaining from the 2000 list are Olivia, Emma and Hannah. Other names in the top-10 that year included Emily, Sarah, Jessica, Madison, Ashley, Megan and Taylor.
• Only Benjamin appears on the top-10 list for boy’s names in both 2000 and 2020. Twenty years ago, Joshua, Matthew, Jacob, Ryan, Nicholas, Ethan, Michael, Brandon and Alexander were the other favorites.
-DailyHive, Narcity