Jacob baby name popularity.

Jacob as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1990s. It peaked in popularity in 1998 when 36007 baby boys called Jacob were born. There have been 891432 Jacob's born since 1880 and we estimate 848804 are still living.

Similar names to Jacob: Jakob, Jacoby, Jaycob, Jakobe, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jakub, Jakobi, Jacobe.

Jacob is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 15816 8329 1 / 120 4
2014 16812 8798 1 / 114 4
2013 18110 9613 1 / 104 3
2012 19045 10072 1 / 99 1
2011 20349 10742 1 / 93 1
2010 22095 11540 1 / 87 1
2009 21154 10684 1 / 94 1
2008 22574 11083 1 / 90 1
2007 24259 11705 1 / 85 1
2006 24832 12098 1 / 83 1
2005 25822 12943 1 / 77 1
2004 27873 14056 1 / 71 1
2003 29620 15008 1 / 67 1
2002 30558 15752 1 / 63 1
2001 32531 16756 1 / 60 1
2000 34467 17562 1 / 57 1
1999 35346 18419 1 / 54 1
1998 36007 18848 1 / 53 2
1997 34145 18121 1 / 55 2
1996 31918 16856 1 / 59 3
1995 31124 16355 1 / 61 4
1994 29409 15228 1 / 66 7
1993 27477 14015 1 / 71 9
1992 25659 12852 1 / 78 15
1991 25189 12473 1 / 80 17
1990 22005 10720 1 / 93 20
1989 17829 8914 1 / 112 26
1988 15868 8296 1 / 121 28
1987 14313 7671 1 / 130 31
1986 13642 7413 1 / 135 32
1985 12269 6642 1 / 151 35
1984 11343 6288 1 / 159 37
1983 10997 6137 1 / 163 36
1982 10054 5542 1 / 180 41
1981 9345 5217 1 / 192 43
1980 8526 4779 1 / 209 43
1979 7547 4382 1 / 228 45
1978 6162 3752 1 / 267 50
1977 5798 3527 1 / 284 56
1976 4516 2876 1 / 348 63
1975 3627 2322 1 / 431 75
1974 2957 1880 1 / 532 88
1973 2131 1367 1 / 732 122
1972 1684 1038 1 / 964 156
1971 1056 597 1 / 1675 223
1970 918 494 1 / 2026 252
1969 658 368 1 / 2720 295
1968 553 318 1 / 3145 324
1967 453 260 1 / 3851 351
1966 456 256 1 / 3912 351
1965 488 262 1 / 3814 347
1964 526 264 1 / 3790 343
1963 490 241 1 / 4146 352
1962 475 230 1 / 4356 367
1961 510 240 1 / 4162 351
1960 490 230 1 / 4353 353
1959 558 262 1 / 3824 328
1958 508 240 1 / 4175 341
1957 541 251 1 / 3985 331
1956 536 254 1 / 3944 322
1955 575 279 1 / 3579 303
1954 561 275 1 / 3632 306
1953 595 302 1 / 3313 288
1952 562 289 1 / 3459 297
1951 501 266 1 / 3756 311
1950 466 260 1 / 3844 318
1949 490 276 1 / 3620 308
1948 550 313 1 / 3190 289
1947 521 285 1 / 3511 301
1946 457 281 1 / 3553 304
1945 416 309 1 / 3235 293
1944 438 321 1 / 3111 283
1943 476 334 1 / 2998 281
1942 524 379 1 / 2635 252
1941 466 379 1 / 2635 257
1940 514 444 1 / 2255 234
1939 427 386 1 / 2592 261
1938 487 439 1 / 2277 240
1937 536 503 1 / 1990 222
1936 501 483 1 / 2070 227
1935 476 457 1 / 2187 241
1934 546 529 1 / 1891 219
1933 538 543 1 / 1842 213
1932 557 534 1 / 1874 218
1931 572 550 1 / 1817 217
1930 622 567 1 / 1764 212
1929 647 602 1 / 1662 203
1928 717 647 1 / 1545 196
1927 855 759 1 / 1318 172
1926 810 729 1 / 1371 177
1925 901 807 1 / 1239 166
1924 970 856 1 / 1168 163
1923 975 889 1 / 1124 159
1922 1027 944 1 / 1060 148
1921 1094 993 1 / 1007 143
1920 1049 985 1 / 1015 143
1919 1082 1104 1 / 906 137
1918 1199 1183 1 / 845 132
1917 1122 1212 1 / 825 130
1916 1132 1272 1 / 786 123
1915 1122 1322 1 / 756 121
1914 997 1523 1 / 657 113
1913 744 1452 1 / 689 117
1912 691 1607 1 / 622 110
1911 323 1429 1 / 700 116
1910 273 1406 1 / 711 117
1909 262 1598 1 / 626 102
1908 235 1523 1 / 657 107
1907 243 1655 1 / 604 101
1906 187 1404 1 / 712 114
1905 220 1663 1 / 601 98
1904 243 1897 1 / 527 89
1903 189 1585 1 / 631 103
1902 207 1688 1 / 593 95
1901 172 1615 1 / 619 98
1900 233 1548 1 / 646 101
1899 189 1779 1 / 562 92
1898 256 2087 1 / 479 81
1897 204 1809 1 / 553 88
1896 241 2016 1 / 496 82
1895 266 2266 1 / 441 74
1894 292 2522 1 / 396 68
1893 292 2600 1 / 385 65
1892 283 2319 1 / 431 73
1891 238 2352 1 / 425 69
1890 290 2612 1 / 383 66
1889 295 2668 1 / 375 67
1888 353 2921 1 / 342 57
1887 317 3126 1 / 320 56
1886 346 3123 1 / 320 54
1885 343 3182 1 / 314 52
1884 381 3329 1 / 300 50
1883 356 3403 1 / 294 49
1882 390 3430 1 / 292 46
1881 381 3782 1 / 264 39
1880 404 3656 1 / 273 39