Most Popular Baby Names of 1981

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
201 Colin +3 1,228
202 Pedro +21 1,226
203 Sergio +36 1,223
204 Tommy -7 1,212
205 Rafael +3 1,211
206 Tyrone 0 1,211
207 Shannon -23 1,204
208 Leonard -15 1,191
209 Kelly 0 1,182
210 Clifford -8 1,179
211 Eugene -21 1,174
212 Marvin -12 1,170
213 Micah +15 1,168
214 Kurt -22 1,161
215 Brendan +4 1,159
216 Clint -21 1,144
217 Ramon -2 1,139
218 Theodore -13 1,134
219 Armando +3 1,124
220 Steve -19 1,117
221 Glenn -7 1,106
222 Harold -15 1,099
223 Grant -6 1,095
224 Terrence -14 1,076
225 Joey -13 1,071
226 Karl -1 1,061
227 Melvin -9 1,051
228 Damien -46 1,036
229 Beau -26 1,027
230 Stanley -9 1,015
231 Dominic +1 1,013
232 Dwayne -8 1,008
233 Jarrod -20 1,004
234 Ivan +13 1,000
235 Byron -4 995
236 Francis +7 972
237 Andy 0 969
238 Eduardo -11 944
239 Darryl +20 935
240 Edgar +12 934
241 Alberto +8 933
242 Cesar +23 915
243 Drew +45 913
244 Cedric +1 911
245 Tyson -1 906
246 Marco -13 899
247 Ralph -17 897
248 Nicolas +12 896
249 Julio +21 884
250 Erick -9 876
251 Devin -15 874
252 Julian +28 869
253 Leon -5 868
254 Earl -4 863
255 Howard -13 855
256 Ray +5 855
257 Clarence -1 846
258 Harry 0 836
259 Chris -25 828
260 Marshall +3 824
261 Spencer +28 824
262 Arturo +13 822
263 Gilbert -1 822
264 Warren +4 820
265 Alfredo +1 816
266 Andres +18 816
267 Alfred -12 815
268 Franklin -15 815
269 Abraham +4 812
270 Alvin -16 805
271 Heath -25 792
272 Clifton -3 788
273 Taylor +38 776
274 Daryl +2 769
275 Morgan +15 766
276 Elijah +3 750
277 Dean -10 748
278 Roderick 0 743
279 Preston -2 742
280 Courtney -23 736
281 Enrique -10 736
282 Ethan +9 735
283 Dylan -19 728
284 Orlando -1 718
285 Kirk -13 717
286 Demetrius +9 716
287 Antoine -6 714
288 Gerardo +19 698
289 Bernard -15 697
290 Logan +58 693
291 Ernesto +15 690
292 Damon -41 684
293 Norman -7 683
294 Ashley -12 674
295 Salvador +8 673
296 Bryce +6 664
297 Rene +3 662
298 Don +22 653
299 Kelvin +15 650
300 Wade -15 647
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
201 Cristina +10 1,345
202 Debra -25 1,342
203 Janelle -9 1,317
204 Whitney +15 1,302
205 Audrey +7 1,285
206 Diane -5 1,271
207 Sherry -15 1,266
208 Ruth 0 1,265
209 Cara -6 1,261
210 Shanna -29 1,255
211 Sophia +155 1,232
212 Shelly -27 1,229
213 Rosa -8 1,225
214 Cassie +100 1,224
215 Laurie -20 1,224
216 Naomi -6 1,223
217 Sheila -3 1,216
218 Abby +50 1,211
219 Jessie +84 1,210
220 Alexandra +64 1,203
221 Tamika -19 1,187
222 Kellie -16 1,177
223 Melody -24 1,176
224 Marisa +11 1,168
225 Jacquelyn +24 1,148
226 Sonya -11 1,138
227 Sonia -18 1,130
228 Alyssa -11 1,129
229 Gloria +10 1,109
230 Leigh -12 1,099
231 Rose -4 1,096
232 Jeanette +18 1,088
233 Yvonne -12 1,080
234 Terri +8 1,067
235 Stacie -13 1,063
236 Anita -13 1,054
237 Adriana -4 1,043
238 Carol -6 1,042
239 Tracey -32 1,038
240 Leticia +1 1,036
241 Nikki +5 1,036
242 Christie -11 1,032
243 Evelyn +45 1,029
244 Kerri -16 1,024
245 Olivia -16 1,023
246 Tia -16 1,010
247 Sylvia +17 1,009
248 Charlene -8 1,004
249 Keri +12 999
250 Becky +4 993
251 Latonya +25 993
252 Karla -1 985
253 Annie +4 973
254 Kristie -17 972
255 Charity -12 964
256 Latisha -11 964
257 Ellen +3 958
258 Kathy -3 958
259 Randi +79 955
260 Kelley -24 953
261 Lynn -8 952
262 Traci -36 949
263 Annette 0 947
264 Tricia -8 942
265 Jana -18 940
266 Shauna -42 940
267 Kerry -8 939
268 Lydia +19 938
269 Bobbie +1 935
270 Carly +52 926
271 Frances -4 924
272 Shelley -47 913
273 Esther +22 909
274 Raquel +27 906
275 Helen -1 896
276 Gretchen -5 894
277 Janice -19 890
278 Johanna +8 880
279 Angelina +29 877
280 Amie -18 874
281 Juanita +23 873
282 Lesley -13 870
283 Eva +15 855
284 Rita +15 854
285 Roxanne 0 851
286 Amelia +29 849
287 Alissa -21 848
288 Rachelle -23 844
289 Meagan +40 842
290 Charlotte +1 833
291 Lacy +115 833
292 Grace +26 831
293 Jennie -12 829
294 Maureen -14 828
295 Shana -23 820
296 Brandie +11 816
297 Rochelle +24 812
298 Yvette -16 810
299 Jocelyn +18 809
300 Jami -25 803