Friday, August 12, 2016

Popularity by Letter

Okay, this isn't so much a full post as a list I generated while looking for other data. Still thought it was a bit interesting. :)
Here are the most common names by starting and ending letters, and their SSA ranking.

Girls:
  • Ava, #4
  • Brooklyn, #31
  • Charlotte, #9
  • Delilah, #116
  • Emma, #1
  • Faith, #91
  • Grace, #19
  • Harper, #10
  • Isabella, #5
  • Julia, #89
  • Kennedy, #57
  • Lily, #25
  • Mia, #6
  • Natalie, #27
  • Olivia, #2
  • Penelope, #34
  • Quinn, #97
  • Riley, #35
  • Sophia, #3
  • Taylor, #76
  • Unique, #1578
  • Victoria, #20
  • Willow, #111
  • Ximena, #125
  • Yaretzi, #400
  • Zoey, #23

  • Emma, #1
  • Zainab, #938
  • Lyric, #289
  • Holland, #845
  • Charlotte, #9
  • Elif, #3105
  • Blessing, #1296
  • Elizabeth, #13
  • Naomi, #77
  • Semaj, #2986
  • Malak, #1305
  • Abigail, #7
  • Miriam, #294
  • Madison, #11
  • Margo, #1278
  • Zeynep, #3324
  • Lyriq, #3737
  • Harper, #10
  • Genesis, #65
  • Scarlett, #22
  • Emmylou, #2596
  • Liv, #720
  • Willow, #111
  • Phoenix, #453
  • Emily, #8
  • Luz, #957

Boys:
  • Alexander, #8
  • Benjamin, #10
  • Carter, #24
  • Daniel, #12
  • Ethan, #6
  • Finn, #209
  • Gabriel, #22
  • Henry, #29
  • Isaac, #31
  • Jacob, #4
  • Kevin, #79
  • Liam, #2
  • Mason, #3
  • Noah, #1
  • Oliver, #19
  • Parker, #72
  • Quinn, #354
  • Ryan, #39
  • Samuel, #23
  • Thomas, #51
  • Uriel, #568
  • Vincent, #109
  • William, #5
  • Xavier, #90
  • Yusuf, #591
  • Zachary, #88

  • Joshua, #33
  • Jacob, #4
  • Isaac, #31
  • David, #18
  • Luke, #28
  • Yusuf, #591
  • King, #163
  • Noah, #1
  • Levi, #42
  • Taj, #1007
  • Jack, #40
  • Michael, #9
  • Liam, #2
  • Mason, #3
  • Mateo, #85
  • Phillip, #409
  • Tariq, #1656
  • Alexander, #8
  • James, #7
  • Wyatt, #34
  • Beau, #203
  • Aarav, #528
  • Matthew, #15
  • Max, #118
  • Anthony, #25
  • Cruz, #324


Hmm. I've already done most of the uncommon starting letters (D, Q, U, X, Y), but I guess I'll have to put a couple more on the queue, like F and W.