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Top 10 Baby Names for Boys and Girls

1st October 2018 

Have you ever wondered how popular the names of your little ones are?

Well if you’re a parent to Oliver or Olivia, you top the popularity ranks and you may meet a few more babies with the same name when you join your local multiples club

The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has revealed the top baby names for 2017 and Olivia and Oliver came out number one.

Top Boys' Names

1 OLIVER 
2 HARRY 
3 GEORGE 
4 NOAH 
5 JACK 
6 JACOB 
7 LEO 
8 OSCAR 
9 CHARLIE 
10 MUHAMMAD 

Top Girls' Names 

1 OLIVIA 
2 AMELIA 
3 ISLA 
4 AVA 
5 EMILY 
6 ISABELLA 
7 MIA 
8 POPPY 
9 ELLA 
10 LILY 

If you can’t spot your own name, or the names of your multiples, there is also a fun interactive graph you can use to see where you ranked on the year you were born.

Click here to read more on the ONS website. We also had some great news from the ONS - multiple stillbirth rates have dramatically decreased. You can read all about it in our previous blog here. 

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