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The following table shows the 200 most popular given names for male and female babies born during 1990 - 1999. For each rank and sex, the table shows the name and the number of occurrences of that name. The 200 most popular names were taken from a universe that includes 20,542,188 male births and 19,636,878 female births.

Popular names of the 1990s
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Michael 462,253 Jessica 303,042
2 Christopher 360,162 Ashley 301,769
3 Matthew 351,564 Emily 237,202
4 Joshua 329,064 Sarah 224,152
5 Jacob 298,199 Samantha 223,974
6 Nicholas 275,261 Amanda 190,998
7 Andrew 272,739 Brittany 190,805
8 Daniel 272,026 Elizabeth 172,535
9 Tyler 262,251 Taylor 169,007
10 Joseph 260,540 Megan 160,342
11 Brandon 259,367 Hannah 158,735
12 David 253,433 Kayla 155,873
13 James 244,852 Lauren 153,557
14 Ryan 241,161 Stephanie 149,783
15 John 239,923 Rachel 149,024
16 Zachary 225,240 Jennifer 147,993
17 Justin 220,066 Nicole 136,075
18 William 217,711 Alexis 131,165
19 Anthony 216,146 Victoria 117,436
20 Robert 205,374 Amber 115,587
21 Jonathan 197,376 Alyssa 115,237
22 Austin 190,101 Courtney 113,274
23 Alexander 183,876 Rebecca 109,614
24 Kyle 180,166 Danielle 109,555
25 Kevin 165,137 Jasmine 105,292
26 Thomas 146,550 Brianna 99,079
27 Cody 146,456 Katherine 96,846
28 Jordan 144,713 Alexandra 94,772
29 Eric 135,177 Madison 91,888
30 Benjamin 133,827 Morgan 91,176
31 Aaron 128,280 Melissa 89,964
32 Christian 125,982 Michelle 86,498
33 Samuel 125,387 Kelsey 85,124
34 Dylan 122,043 Chelsea 84,794
35 Steven 121,058 Anna 78,433
36 Brian 119,247 Kimberly 77,869
37 Jose 118,948 Tiffany 77,518
38 Timothy 107,723 Olivia 75,874
39 Nathan 107,272 Mary 75,430
40 Adam 106,855 Christina 74,628
41 Richard 94,840 Allison 74,416
42 Patrick 92,900 Abigail 72,734
43 Charles 92,401 Sara 72,118
44 Sean 91,975 Shelby 71,986
45 Jason 91,658 Heather 71,618
46 Cameron 81,111 Haley 71,180
47 Jeremy 77,768 Maria 70,823
48 Mark 75,782 Kaitlyn 67,559
49 Stephen 75,118 Laura 67,174
50 Jesse 73,742 Erin 65,321
51 Juan 70,862 Andrea 65,209
52 Alex 70,796 Natalie 63,361
53 Travis 68,186 Jordan 61,738
54 Jeffrey 66,979 Brooke 60,622
55 Ethan 66,899 Julia 59,919
56 Caleb 66,249 Emma 58,088
57 Luis 64,696 Vanessa 57,892
58 Jared 63,764 Erica 55,752
59 Logan 63,554 Sydney 55,748
60 Hunter 60,508 Kelly 55,713
61 Trevor 59,925 Kristen 53,068
62 Bryan 59,727 Katelyn 52,803
63 Evan 59,382 Marissa 51,207
64 Paul 58,875 Amy 51,154
65 Taylor 58,391 Crystal 51,089
66 Kenneth 58,238 Paige 50,547
67 Connor 57,370 Cassandra 50,354
68 Dustin 56,762 Gabrielle 49,805
69 Noah 56,165 Katie 49,281
70 Carlos 55,134 Caitlin 49,028
71 Devin 55,054 Lindsey 48,971
72 Gabriel 54,785 Destiny 48,224
73 Ian 53,986 Kathryn 47,141
74 Nathaniel 52,553 Jacqueline 45,942
75 Gregory 52,068 Shannon 45,906
76 Derek 50,738 Jenna 45,840
77 Corey 50,209 Angela 45,148
78 Jesus 49,084 Savannah 44,696
79 Scott 49,005 Mariah 44,590
80 Bradley 48,066 Alexandria 44,090
81 Dakota 46,644 Sierra 43,624
82 Antonio 46,530 Alicia 43,473
83 Marcus 46,460 Briana 42,793
84 Blake 45,855 Miranda 42,217
85 Garrett 45,312 Jamie 41,435
86 Edward 45,131 Catherine 40,735
87 Luke 44,405 Brittney 40,027
88 Shawn 42,464 Breanna 40,025
89 Peter 42,342 Grace 39,838
90 Seth 42,194 Monica 38,882
91 Mitchell 42,003 Sabrina 38,653
92 Adrian 41,965 Madeline 36,956
93 Victor 41,041 Caroline 36,805
94 Miguel 40,972 Molly 36,547
95 Shane 40,583 Erika 35,061
96 Chase 40,296 Mackenzie 34,771
97 Isaac 40,221 Leah 34,065
98 Spencer 38,168 Diana 33,760
99 Lucas 38,150 Whitney 32,881
100 Jack 37,470 Cheyenne 31,842
101 Tanner 37,386 Bailey 31,613
102 Angel 36,975 Christine 31,602
103 Vincent 36,695 Meghan 31,496
104 Isaiah 36,573 Lindsay 31,373
105 Dalton 35,972 Angelica 31,311
106 Brett 35,415 Cynthia 31,305
107 George 35,228 Margaret 31,277
108 Alejandro 35,148 Kaitlin 30,815
109 Elijah 34,629 Alexa 30,293
110 Cory 34,157 Hailey 30,288
111 Cole 33,849 Veronica 29,845
112 Joel 33,782 Melanie 29,348
113 Erik 33,592 Bianca 28,549
114 Jake 33,083 Autumn 28,146
115 Mason 32,868 Ariel 28,135
116 Jorge 32,698 Kristin 27,821
117 Dillon 32,654 Bethany 27,738
118 Raymond 31,641 Lisa 27,429
119 Colton 30,459 Kristina 27,237
120 Ricardo 29,292 Holly 27,067
121 Casey 29,245 Leslie 26,761
122 Francisco 28,700 Casey 25,894
123 Brendan 28,503 Chloe 25,851
124 Devon 28,413 April 25,762
125 Keith 28,370 Julie 25,423
126 Colin 28,247 Claire 25,301
127 Wesley 28,239 Kaylee 25,209
128 Phillip 27,963 Brenda 24,915
129 Oscar 27,865 Kathleen 24,841
130 Julian 27,648 Rachael 24,511
131 Johnathan 27,254 Karen 24,504
132 Eduardo 27,209 Sophia 24,484
133 Chad 27,105 Patricia 24,124
134 Donald 26,754 Gabriela 24,072
135 Bryce 26,750 Kendra 23,967
136 Ronald 26,677 Dominique 23,641
137 Alec 25,905 Kara 23,509
138 Dominic 25,626 Ana 23,500
139 Grant 25,448 Desiree 23,490
140 Martin 25,315 Tara 23,362
141 Henry 25,132 Michaela 23,164
142 Mario 24,565 Brandi 22,954
143 Xavier 24,283 Carly 22,786
144 Manuel 24,156 Kylie 22,727
145 Alan 24,077 Karina 22,604
146 Derrick 23,977 Adriana 22,331
147 Frank 23,948 Valerie 22,004
148 Tristan 23,905 Caitlyn 21,986
149 Collin 23,747 Natasha 21,963
150 Omar 23,703 Hayley 21,854
151 Jeremiah 23,628 Rebekah 20,910
152 Jackson 23,583 Jocelyn 20,874
153 Troy 22,815 Cassidy 20,658
154 Edgar 22,188 Jade 20,390
155 Javier 22,092 Gabriella 20,159
156 Douglas 21,961 Makayla 20,075
157 Clayton 21,807 Daisy 19,986
158 Jonathon 21,423 Alison 19,724
159 Nicolas 21,199 Jillian 19,724
160 Andre 21,085 Audrey 19,521
161 Maxwell 20,905 Faith 19,513
162 Ivan 20,485 Angel 19,495
163 Philip 20,446 Nancy 19,476
164 Levi 20,261 Dana 19,281
165 Sergio 20,108 Krystal 19,077
166 Roberto 20,043 Alejandra 18,993
167 Darius 19,660 Ariana 18,855
168 Andres 19,623 Summer 18,801
169 Cristian 19,519 Isabella 18,742
170 Hector 19,480 Mikayla 18,742
171 Fernando 19,423 Raven 18,498
172 Drew 19,325 Katrina 18,393
173 Curtis 19,195 Kiara 17,819
174 Gary 19,188 Sandra 17,616
175 Riley 18,832 Meagan 17,105
176 Johnny 18,443 Lydia 16,892
177 Max 18,204 Kirsten 16,880
178 Dennis 18,079 Chelsey 16,836
179 Malik 17,943 Zoe 16,787
180 Wyatt 17,925 Monique 16,765
181 Cesar 17,826 Claudia 16,501
182 Edwin 17,455 Mallory 16,469
183 Gavin 17,273 Joanna 16,273
184 Preston 17,078 Deanna 16,217
185 Marco 16,994 Isabel 16,097
186 Ruben 16,916 Ashlee 15,975
187 Allen 16,915 Felicia 15,637
188 Calvin 16,849 Marisa 15,532
189 Mathew 16,794 Mercedes 15,290
190 Randy 16,778 Mckenzie 15,284
191 Brent 16,622 Jasmin 15,230
192 Jerry 16,552 Krista 15,212
193 Hayden 16,341 Yesenia 15,167
194 Alexis 16,252 Diamond 15,156
195 Parker 16,230 Evelyn 15,119
196 Brady 16,229 Cindy 15,039
197 Tony 16,131 Selena 15,037
198 Pedro 16,124 Brandy 14,903
199 Craig 16,101 Gina 14,878
200 Larry 15,941 Mia 14,617
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of the end of February 2013. See the limitations of this data source.