Published December 18, 2023

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News release - Ontario government

Olivia and Noah continue to top the charts as Ontario's most popular baby names in 2022. Olivia has held the top spot for girls for over a decade, with 14 consecutive years as number one. This year, we also welcome Chloe to the top 10 list for the first time, tied with Isla for 7th place.

When it comes to boy names, once again Noah is in the top spot for the fourth year in a row, with Liam following closely behind as the second-most popular name. Theodore inched up two spots this year.

The top 10 names for girls and boys in 2022 were:


  1. Olivia
  2. Charlotte
  3. Amelia
  4. Emma
  5. Sophia
  6. Ava
  7. Chloe/Isla
  8. Evelyn
  9. Lily
  10. Mia


  1. Noah
  2. Liam
  3. Oliver
  4. Theodore
  5. Jack
  6. Benjamin
  7. Lucas
  8. William
  9. Ethan
  10. Leo
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