Alan baby name popularity.

Alan as a boys name was first used in 1882. It was most popular in the 1950s. It peaked in popularity in 1951 when 8410 baby boys called Alan were born. There have been 341589 Alan's born since 1882 and we estimate 289777 are still living.

Similar names to Alan: Allen, Allan, Alain, Allyn, Alen, Alon, Alwyn, Allon, Alioune.

Alan is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 2466 1299 1 / 770 167
2014 2494 1305 1 / 766 170
2013 2603 1382 1 / 724 153
2012 2282 1207 1 / 829 170
2011 2339 1235 1 / 810 164
2010 2512 1312 1 / 762 156
2009 2843 1436 1 / 696 142
2008 3026 1486 1 / 673 135
2007 3247 1567 1 / 638 129
2006 3471 1691 1 / 591 122
2005 3204 1606 1 / 623 127
2004 3062 1544 1 / 648 132
2003 3096 1569 1 / 637 131
2002 2622 1352 1 / 740 150
2001 2643 1361 1 / 735 148
2000 2413 1230 1 / 813 161
1999 2247 1171 1 / 854 164
1998 2138 1119 1 / 894 161
1997 2177 1155 1 / 866 158
1996 2446 1292 1 / 774 143
1995 2291 1204 1 / 831 153
1994 2433 1260 1 / 794 144
1993 2561 1306 1 / 766 132
1992 2604 1304 1 / 767 129
1991 2542 1259 1 / 794 128
1990 2639 1286 1 / 778 125
1989 2725 1362 1 / 734 120
1988 2754 1440 1 / 695 110
1987 2585 1385 1 / 722 112
1986 2643 1436 1 / 696 107
1985 2682 1452 1 / 689 108
1984 2700 1497 1 / 668 105
1983 2769 1545 1 / 647 102
1982 2683 1479 1 / 676 107
1981 2594 1448 1 / 690 112
1980 2670 1497 1 / 668 112
1979 2326 1351 1 / 740 116
1978 2119 1290 1 / 775 122
1977 2134 1298 1 / 770 126
1976 2188 1394 1 / 718 115
1975 2249 1440 1 / 695 115
1974 2234 1420 1 / 704 117
1973 2270 1456 1 / 687 115
1972 2577 1588 1 / 630 110
1971 3168 1791 1 / 558 99
1970 3560 1914 1 / 522 91
1969 3863 2158 1 / 463 76
1968 3988 2293 1 / 436 71
1967 4568 2619 1 / 382 61
1966 4946 2772 1 / 361 57
1965 5623 3021 1 / 331 59
1964 6809 3416 1 / 293 53
1963 6937 3414 1 / 293 56
1962 7710 3727 1 / 268 53
1961 8621 4062 1 / 246 51
1960 8357 3918 1 / 255 50
1959 8150 3820 1 / 262 50
1958 8227 3879 1 / 258 49
1957 8210 3808 1 / 263 48
1956 8724 4127 1 / 242 44
1955 9028 4387 1 / 228 43
1954 8705 4272 1 / 234 43
1953 8440 4282 1 / 234 43
1952 8310 4275 1 / 234 42
1951 8410 4469 1 / 224 40
1950 7736 4318 1 / 232 41
1949 7257 4091 1 / 244 45
1948 7393 4214 1 / 237 46
1947 7823 4277 1 / 234 45
1946 6491 3998 1 / 250 49
1945 5073 3770 1 / 265 52
1944 4276 3138 1 / 319 55
1943 3856 2702 1 / 370 67
1942 3135 2270 1 / 440 81
1941 2625 2138 1 / 468 84
1940 2377 2051 1 / 488 88
1939 2330 2106 1 / 475 85
1938 2240 2020 1 / 495 91
1937 1844 1729 1 / 578 103
1936 1756 1693 1 / 591 108
1935 1426 1370 1 / 730 122
1934 1368 1325 1 / 755 124
1933 1343 1355 1 / 738 122
1932 1339 1283 1 / 780 127
1931 1420 1366 1 / 732 120
1930 1303 1188 1 / 842 136
1929 1100 1023 1 / 978 146
1928 965 871 1 / 1148 157
1927 808 717 1 / 1395 179
1926 836 753 1 / 1328 174
1925 803 720 1 / 1390 180
1924 626 553 1 / 1810 217
1923 588 536 1 / 1864 221
1922 479 440 1 / 2272 257
1921 375 340 1 / 2937 289
1920 433 407 1 / 2458 264
1919 330 337 1 / 2970 299
1918 333 329 1 / 3044 302
1917 310 335 1 / 2986 299
1916 251 282 1 / 3546 338
1915 238 280 1 / 3566 346
1914 184 281 1 / 3559 344
1913 158 308 1 / 3244 321
1912 102 237 1 / 4215 381
1911 55 243 1 / 4108 379
1910 59 304 1 / 3292 321
1909 45 274 1 / 3644 348
1908 31 201 1 / 4979 429
1907 38 259 1 / 3864 359
1906 28 210 1 / 4756 411
1905 23 174 1 / 5753 463
1904 29 226 1 / 4418 379
1903 25 210 1 / 4769 393
1902 27 220 1 / 4543 380
1901 20 188 1 / 5323 422
1900 27 179 1 / 5574 430
1899 16 151 1 / 6638 481
1898 14 114 1 / 8764 573
1897 19 169 1 / 5935 438
1896 13 109 1 / 9198 592
1895 21 179 1 / 5590 426
1894 11 95 1 / 10525 631
1893 12 107 1 / 9360 572
1892 17 139 1 / 7179 480
1891 9 89 1 / 11244 635
1890 12 108 1 / 9252 566
1889 10 90 1 / 11058 629
1888 6 50 1 / 20142 917
1887 5 49 1 / 20283 921
1886 5 45 1 / 22157 959
1885 10 93 1 / 10780 604
1884 9 79 1 / 12716 663
1882 6 53 1 / 18948 837