National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future

Babies' First Names 2015

Babies' First Names 2015


The most popular first names given to babies whose births were registered in Scotland in 2015 (publication formerly known as Popular Forenames)


Web Only

Official Print Publication



17 December 2015

Last updated 15 March 2016


National Statistics Logo

This document is available in:

PDF Format (Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format) (123 Kb) - published December 2015. Please note that this publication covers only the names given to babies whose births were registered in the first eleven months (or so) of the year.

List of Detailed Tables - updated 15 March 2016

An Infographic and a Data Visualisation are available on the Infographics and Visualisations page of the NRS website.

About this publication (PDF 83 Kb)
PDF files require Acrobat Reader. Download Acrobat Reader free Get Acrobat Reader

Statistical Service in Scotland

This is an annual publication.

The dates of future publications will be announced on our Future Publications page.


For our contact details please see the publication home page.



All statistical publications