Benjamin baby name popularity.

Benjamin as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1980s. It peaked in popularity in 1981 when 14351 baby boys called Benjamin were born. There have been 706345 Benjamin's born since 1880 and we estimate 627212 are still living.

Benjamin is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 13608 7166 1 / 140 10
2014 13761 7201 1 / 139 12
2013 13460 7145 1 / 140 14
2012 12807 6773 1 / 148 16
2011 13051 6890 1 / 145 19
2010 12421 6487 1 / 154 22
2009 13107 6620 1 / 151 19
2008 12940 6353 1 / 157 25
2007 13268 6402 1 / 156 26
2006 13751 6699 1 / 149 24
2005 13564 6799 1 / 147 25
2004 13810 6964 1 / 144 25
2003 14069 7129 1 / 140 24
2002 13476 6947 1 / 144 27
2001 14328 7380 1 / 135 27
2000 14838 7561 1 / 132 26
1999 13657 7117 1 / 141 29
1998 13054 6833 1 / 146 30
1997 13265 7040 1 / 142 29
1996 13777 7276 1 / 137 29
1995 12712 6680 1 / 150 31
1994 12786 6620 1 / 151 31
1993 12678 6467 1 / 155 33
1992 13448 6736 1 / 148 33
1991 13871 6868 1 / 146 33
1990 14619 7122 1 / 140 33
1989 15728 7864 1 / 127 29
1988 15179 7936 1 / 126 30
1987 14878 7974 1 / 125 28
1986 13784 7490 1 / 134 30
1985 13424 7267 1 / 138 31
1984 13258 7349 1 / 136 30
1983 13287 7415 1 / 135 32
1982 13818 7617 1 / 131 33
1981 14351 8012 1 / 125 32
1980 13634 7642 1 / 131 32
1979 12515 7267 1 / 138 33
1978 11413 6949 1 / 144 34
1977 12110 7367 1 / 136 29
1976 10680 6803 1 / 147 32
1975 9552 6114 1 / 164 36
1974 7194 4573 1 / 219 46
1973 5232 3355 1 / 298 55
1972 4506 2777 1 / 360 64
1971 4252 2403 1 / 416 69
1970 3932 2114 1 / 473 81
1969 3387 1892 1 / 528 91
1968 3023 1738 1 / 575 99
1967 2510 1439 1 / 695 119
1966 2379 1334 1 / 750 130
1965 2342 1258 1 / 795 133
1964 2508 1258 1 / 795 131
1963 2351 1157 1 / 864 144
1962 2511 1214 1 / 824 140
1961 2388 1125 1 / 889 146
1960 2249 1054 1 / 948 155
1959 2335 1094 1 / 914 150
1958 2255 1063 1 / 941 151
1957 2491 1155 1 / 865 138
1956 2469 1168 1 / 856 131
1955 2444 1188 1 / 842 132
1954 2450 1202 1 / 832 132
1953 2422 1229 1 / 814 128
1952 2439 1255 1 / 797 122
1951 2346 1247 1 / 802 123
1950 2192 1224 1 / 817 123
1949 2020 1139 1 / 878 134
1948 1958 1116 1 / 896 141
1947 1931 1056 1 / 947 144
1946 1657 1020 1 / 980 146
1945 1562 1161 1 / 861 140
1944 1621 1190 1 / 841 130
1943 1719 1205 1 / 830 130
1942 1689 1223 1 / 818 129
1941 1575 1283 1 / 780 124
1940 1446 1248 1 / 801 128
1939 1423 1286 1 / 778 124
1938 1414 1275 1 / 784 125
1937 1425 1336 1 / 748 119
1936 1353 1305 1 / 766 123
1935 1409 1354 1 / 739 123
1934 1482 1436 1 / 697 117
1933 1412 1425 1 / 702 118
1932 1541 1476 1 / 677 115
1931 1556 1497 1 / 668 113
1930 1596 1455 1 / 687 114
1929 1694 1575 1 / 635 107
1928 1803 1628 1 / 614 106
1927 1924 1707 1 / 586 101
1926 1898 1709 1 / 585 98
1925 2072 1857 1 / 539 93
1924 2221 1961 1 / 510 89
1923 2317 2114 1 / 473 86
1922 2376 2183 1 / 458 82
1921 2412 2190 1 / 457 82
1920 2310 2170 1 / 461 83
1919 2279 2325 1 / 430 79
1918 2431 2399 1 / 417 79
1917 2386 2578 1 / 388 76
1916 2186 2456 1 / 407 79
1915 2241 2641 1 / 379 71
1914 1823 2784 1 / 359 70
1913 1466 2860 1 / 350 70
1912 1272 2959 1 / 338 67
1911 690 3054 1 / 327 64
1910 536 2760 1 / 362 70
1909 489 2982 1 / 335 63
1908 480 3110 1 / 322 63
1907 460 3133 1 / 319 64
1906 352 2643 1 / 378 71
1905 379 2864 1 / 349 68
1904 358 2794 1 / 358 68
1903 324 2717 1 / 368 69
1902 374 3049 1 / 328 61
1901 343 3222 1 / 310 56
1900 450 2990 1 / 334 57
1899 335 3154 1 / 317 57
1898 405 3301 1 / 303 55
1897 378 3352 1 / 298 54
1896 416 3479 1 / 287 51
1895 452 3850 1 / 260 48
1894 469 4051 1 / 247 44
1893 481 4283 1 / 234 42
1892 525 4302 1 / 232 42
1891 461 4556 1 / 220 41
1890 537 4837 1 / 207 37
1889 760 6873 1 / 146 21
1888 781 6463 1 / 155 25
1887 473 4664 1 / 214 34
1886 463 4179 1 / 239 39
1885 464 4304 1 / 232 38
1884 509 4448 1 / 225 38
1883 508 4855 1 / 206 31
1882 478 4205 1 / 238 34
1881 481 4775 1 / 209 31
1880 490 4435 1 / 225 32