Dave baby name popularity.

Dave as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1880s. It peaked in popularity in 1959 when 3317 baby boys called Dave were born. There have been 63717 Dave's born since 1880 and we estimate 44728 are still living.

Similar names to Dave: Davie, Davey, Davy, Dov, Dev, Davi, Duffy, Toivo, Tighe.

Dave is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 64 34 1 / 29670 2140
2014 77 40 1 / 24817 1879
2013 78 41 1 / 24153 1822
2012 78 41 1 / 24242 1859
2011 70 37 1 / 27061 1965
2010 71 37 1 / 26967 1955
2009 84 42 1 / 23570 1788
2008 93 46 1 / 21901 1649
2007 101 49 1 / 20520 1549
2006 90 44 1 / 22808 1601
2005 100 50 1 / 19951 1459
2004 100 50 1 / 19830 1413
2003 115 58 1 / 17162 1251
2002 109 56 1 / 17798 1243
2001 98 50 1 / 19810 1327
2000 96 49 1 / 20444 1333
1999 103 54 1 / 18631 1224
1998 90 47 1 / 21227 1318
1997 91 48 1 / 20707 1260
1996 90 48 1 / 21040 1235
1995 113 59 1 / 16841 1053
1994 115 60 1 / 16794 1038
1993 123 63 1 / 15939 974
1992 123 62 1 / 16232 975
1991 133 66 1 / 15184 909
1990 124 60 1 / 16554 926
1989 127 63 1 / 15749 897
1988 162 85 1 / 11807 742
1987 134 72 1 / 13924 801
1986 139 76 1 / 13240 769
1985 147 80 1 / 12566 726
1984 152 84 1 / 11868 707
1983 146 81 1 / 12274 708
1982 171 94 1 / 10610 667
1981 170 95 1 / 10536 659
1980 160 90 1 / 11151 683
1979 155 90 1 / 11110 684
1978 165 100 1 / 9954 654
1977 191 116 1 / 8606 607
1976 181 115 1 / 8674 609
1975 186 119 1 / 8399 591
1974 228 145 1 / 6900 526
1973 241 155 1 / 6471 502
1972 313 193 1 / 5184 449
1971 413 233 1 / 4284 399
1970 521 280 1 / 3569 358
1969 564 315 1 / 3173 326
1968 668 384 1 / 2603 284
1967 772 443 1 / 2260 260
1966 868 487 1 / 2055 240
1965 1159 623 1 / 1606 211
1964 1534 770 1 / 1299 179
1963 1998 983 1 / 1017 161
1962 2364 1143 1 / 875 145
1961 2798 1318 1 / 759 130
1960 3048 1429 1 / 700 122
1959 3317 1555 1 / 643 119
1958 2952 1392 1 / 718 126
1957 2185 1013 1 / 987 154
1956 1356 642 1 / 1559 200
1955 1057 514 1 / 1947 221
1954 831 408 1 / 2452 241
1953 766 389 1 / 2573 246
1952 769 396 1 / 2528 243
1951 743 395 1 / 2533 246
1950 876 489 1 / 2045 215
1949 1164 656 1 / 1524 182
1948 1507 859 1 / 1164 161
1947 1694 926 1 / 1080 155
1946 1398 861 1 / 1161 160
1945 1076 800 1 / 1251 164
1944 1127 827 1 / 1209 163
1943 1088 762 1 / 1311 167
1942 1053 763 1 / 1311 162
1941 866 705 1 / 1418 176
1940 769 664 1 / 1507 186
1939 663 599 1 / 1669 193
1938 626 565 1 / 1771 203
1937 593 556 1 / 1798 205
1936 525 506 1 / 1975 220
1935 469 451 1 / 2220 247
1934 459 445 1 / 2249 251
1933 376 379 1 / 2636 271
1932 386 370 1 / 2704 277
1931 383 369 1 / 2713 282
1930 339 309 1 / 3237 309
1929 331 308 1 / 3249 304
1928 324 293 1 / 3418 310
1927 378 335 1 / 2981 293
1926 353 318 1 / 3146 301
1925 362 324 1 / 3083 300
1924 343 303 1 / 3302 309
1923 321 293 1 / 3415 324
1922 326 300 1 / 3338 317
1921 320 291 1 / 3442 331
1920 373 350 1 / 2854 291
1919 360 367 1 / 2723 278
1918 358 353 1 / 2831 287
1917 323 349 1 / 2865 289
1916 329 370 1 / 2705 282
1915 295 348 1 / 2877 293
1914 267 408 1 / 2452 267
1913 249 486 1 / 2058 235
1912 222 516 1 / 1937 233
1911 135 597 1 / 1674 219
1910 178 917 1 / 1091 168
1909 102 622 1 / 1608 207
1908 116 752 1 / 1331 184
1907 107 729 1 / 1372 193
1906 98 736 1 / 1359 185
1905 137 1035 1 / 966 150
1904 102 796 1 / 1256 177
1903 88 738 1 / 1355 185
1902 112 913 1 / 1095 156
1901 105 986 1 / 1014 150
1900 166 1103 1 / 907 135
1899 120 1130 1 / 885 132
1898 127 1035 1 / 966 140
1897 121 1073 1 / 932 134
1896 118 987 1 / 1013 141
1895 139 1184 1 / 845 120
1894 129 1114 1 / 897 121
1893 113 1006 1 / 994 134
1892 138 1131 1 / 884 122
1891 124 1225 1 / 816 113
1890 152 1369 1 / 730 110
1889 116 1049 1 / 953 119
1888 146 1208 1 / 828 114
1887 111 1095 1 / 914 120
1886 139 1255 1 / 797 112
1885 128 1187 1 / 842 109
1884 159 1389 1 / 720 97
1883 135 1290 1 / 775 101
1882 139 1223 1 / 818 105
1881 135 1340 1 / 746 95
1880 131 1186 1 / 843 102