Brendan baby name popularity.

Brendan as a boys name was first used in 1912. It was most popular in the 1990s. It peaked in popularity in 1999 when 3994 baby boys called Brendan were born. There have been 88003 Brendan's born since 1912 and we estimate 85722 are still living.

Similar names to Brendan: Brandon, Branden, Brenden, Brendon, Brenton, Brandan, Brandyn, Brandin, Brendyn.

Brendan is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 816 430 1 / 2327 388
2014 919 481 1 / 2079 351
2013 1005 533 1 / 1875 326
2012 1147 607 1 / 1649 300
2011 1311 692 1 / 1445 263
2010 1525 796 1 / 1255 230
2009 1759 888 1 / 1126 212
2008 1887 926 1 / 1079 207
2007 1926 929 1 / 1076 205
2006 2170 1057 1 / 946 185
2005 2360 1183 1 / 845 176
2004 2719 1371 1 / 729 150
2003 2866 1452 1 / 689 141
2002 3141 1619 1 / 618 124
2001 3343 1722 1 / 581 115
2000 3656 1863 1 / 537 101
1999 3994 2081 1 / 480 96
1998 3877 2029 1 / 493 99
1997 3621 1922 1 / 520 107
1996 2812 1485 1 / 673 131
1995 2691 1414 1 / 707 133
1994 2729 1413 1 / 708 130
1993 2302 1174 1 / 852 145
1992 2296 1150 1 / 870 145
1991 2187 1083 1 / 923 147
1990 1997 973 1 / 1028 155
1989 2147 1073 1 / 932 144
1988 1790 936 1 / 1069 155
1987 1805 967 1 / 1034 156
1986 1398 760 1 / 1316 185
1985 1378 746 1 / 1341 186
1984 1332 738 1 / 1354 187
1983 1273 710 1 / 1408 191
1982 1198 660 1 / 1514 206
1981 1159 647 1 / 1545 215
1980 1104 619 1 / 1616 218
1979 991 575 1 / 1738 230
1978 898 547 1 / 1829 233
1977 769 468 1 / 2138 258
1976 838 534 1 / 1873 241
1975 655 419 1 / 2385 292
1974 634 403 1 / 2481 291
1973 551 353 1 / 2830 319
1972 503 310 1 / 3226 343
1971 543 307 1 / 3258 338
1970 568 305 1 / 3274 336
1969 472 264 1 / 3792 364
1968 499 287 1 / 3485 346
1967 444 255 1 / 3929 356
1966 489 274 1 / 3648 339
1965 309 166 1 / 6024 438
1964 288 144 1 / 6921 465
1963 244 120 1 / 8327 513
1962 241 116 1 / 8585 509
1961 241 114 1 / 8808 512
1960 216 101 1 / 9874 541
1959 179 84 1 / 11919 585
1958 123 58 1 / 17243 684
1957 142 66 1 / 15183 643
1956 115 54 1 / 18381 688
1955 97 47 1 / 21217 738
1954 69 34 1 / 29530 888
1953 78 40 1 / 25271 809
1952 66 34 1 / 29451 862
1951 55 29 1 / 34214 943
1950 61 34 1 / 29369 879
1949 51 29 1 / 34780 967
1948 51 29 1 / 34401 973
1947 40 22 1 / 45733 1148
1946 49 30 1 / 33138 953
1945 48 36 1 / 28035 927
1944 39 29 1 / 34939 1055
1943 55 39 1 / 25944 897
1942 37 27 1 / 37320 1119
1941 43 35 1 / 28559 971
1940 32 28 1 / 36217 1182
1939 32 29 1 / 34583 1141
1938 33 30 1 / 33603 1125
1937 36 34 1 / 29622 1075
1936 40 39 1 / 25926 991
1935 34 33 1 / 30618 1122
1934 33 32 1 / 31283 1151
1933 24 24 1 / 41302 1361
1932 25 24 1 / 41755 1386
1931 11 11 1 / 94482 2328
1930 21 19 1 / 52249 1601
1929 17 16 1 / 63259 1849
1928 18 16 1 / 61531 1825
1927 18 16 1 / 62602 1869
1926 19 17 1 / 58449 1787
1925 20 18 1 / 55800 1745
1924 17 15 1 / 66636 1964
1923 21 19 1 / 52200 1696
1922 15 14 1 / 72553 2143
1921 9 8 1 / 122384 2986
1920 12 11 1 / 88708 2459
1919 16 16 1 / 61259 1972
1918 10 10 1 / 101358 2699
1917 12 13 1 / 77131 2280
1916 10 11 1 / 89015 2543
1915 7 8 1 / 121242 3082
1914 13 20 1 / 50368 1772
1913 8 16 1 / 64074 2092
1912 9 21 1 / 47774 1746