Births registered with the 50 most popular boys' names in New Zealand

2018

Data provided by

Department of Internal Affairs

Dataset name

Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018

Webpage:

https://smartstart.services.govt.nz/news/baby-names/

How to find the data

Under the 'New Zealand top baby names' heading, select 'Top-100-girls-and-boys-names-since-1954' xlsx file.
Figure.NZ reorganised the data structure to allow for better data visualisation.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018

From the dataset Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Data
  • Range: E5:E13004
  • Provided: 13,000 data points

This data forms the table Births - Most popular baby names 1954–2018.

Dataset originally released on:

January 2019

About this dataset

This dataset represents the top 100 male and female first names based on births registered in New Zealand during each year.