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Babies' First Names 2010

Babies' First Names 2010

Regional variations

Jack was the top boys’ name in 16 council areas, whilst Lewis and James were each top in 5 areas. Sophie was the most popular girls’ name in 20 council areas, whilst Isla was top in 4 areas.

The top ten names in each Council area can be downloaded from the List of Detailed Tables page on this website. 

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