Major baby name popularity.

Major as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1880s. It peaked in popularity in 2014 when 925 baby boys called Major were born. There have been 13872 Major's born since 1880 and we estimate 9106 are still living.

Similar names to Major: Maejor, Maijor, Majour, Mayjor, Majer, Mager, Medger, Majur.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 906 477 1 / 2096 360
2014 925 484 1 / 2066 350
2013 850 451 1 / 2216 366
2012 555 294 1 / 3407 485
2011 197 104 1 / 9616 988
2010 237 124 1 / 8079 879
2009 182 92 1 / 10879 1044
2008 90 44 1 / 22631 1688
2007 94 45 1 / 22048 1633
2006 82 40 1 / 25033 1711
2005 74 37 1 / 26961 1772
2004 75 38 1 / 26440 1700
2003 63 32 1 / 31327 1870
2002 78 40 1 / 24871 1570
2001 74 38 1 / 26236 1598
2000 55 28 1 / 35684 1895
1999 33 17 1 / 58153 2606
1998 36 19 1 / 53070 2392
1997 39 21 1 / 48316 2200
1996 36 19 1 / 52601 2253
1995 43 23 1 / 44256 1954
1994 46 24 1 / 41987 1849
1993 56 29 1 / 35009 1601
1992 48 24 1 / 41594 1748
1991 51 25 1 / 39599 1632
1990 62 30 1 / 33108 1419
1989 73 36 1 / 27399 1267
1988 60 31 1 / 31880 1328
1987 44 24 1 / 42405 1586
1986 51 28 1 / 36085 1384
1985 39 21 1 / 47366 1611
1984 53 29 1 / 34038 1266
1983 47 26 1 / 38127 1361
1982 51 28 1 / 35573 1309
1981 69 39 1 / 25959 1095
1980 65 36 1 / 27448 1124
1979 58 34 1 / 29692 1194
1978 54 33 1 / 30415 1212
1977 50 30 1 / 32876 1251
1976 46 29 1 / 34131 1304
1975 50 32 1 / 31246 1192
1974 59 38 1 / 26665 1072
1973 59 38 1 / 26431 1056
1972 57 35 1 / 28470 1069
1971 67 38 1 / 26408 990
1970 72 39 1 / 25828 939
1969 69 39 1 / 25938 916
1968 55 32 1 / 31619 996
1967 68 39 1 / 25655 866
1966 57 32 1 / 31299 960
1965 79 42 1 / 23562 827
1964 83 42 1 / 24017 835
1963 77 38 1 / 26387 856
1962 67 32 1 / 30880 925
1961 66 31 1 / 32162 939
1960 71 33 1 / 30039 897
1959 106 50 1 / 20128 742
1958 95 45 1 / 22325 761
1957 100 46 1 / 21560 750
1956 98 46 1 / 21569 739
1955 104 51 1 / 19789 717
1954 111 54 1 / 18356 683
1953 117 59 1 / 16847 656
1952 115 59 1 / 16902 647
1951 133 71 1 / 14148 607
1950 135 75 1 / 13270 585
1949 110 62 1 / 16125 656
1948 120 68 1 / 14621 619
1947 121 66 1 / 15118 619
1946 108 67 1 / 15035 619
1945 121 90 1 / 11121 543
1944 129 95 1 / 10563 535
1943 126 88 1 / 11325 565
1942 123 89 1 / 11226 553
1941 92 75 1 / 13348 636
1940 127 110 1 / 9126 513
1939 103 93 1 / 10744 563
1938 98 88 1 / 11315 597
1937 93 87 1 / 11466 599
1936 103 99 1 / 10068 566
1935 88 85 1 / 11829 625
1934 94 91 1 / 10982 609
1933 108 109 1 / 9178 550
1932 125 120 1 / 8351 515
1931 95 91 1 / 10939 607
1930 143 130 1 / 7673 499
1929 123 114 1 / 8743 524
1928 149 135 1 / 7433 494
1927 145 129 1 / 7771 502
1926 147 132 1 / 7555 496
1925 116 104 1 / 9620 578
1924 150 132 1 / 7552 511
1923 124 113 1 / 8840 556
1922 151 139 1 / 7207 502
1921 162 147 1 / 6799 484
1920 169 159 1 / 6298 469
1919 183 187 1 / 5356 435
1918 153 151 1 / 6624 480
1917 159 172 1 / 5821 447
1916 130 146 1 / 6847 499
1915 151 178 1 / 5620 445
1914 109 166 1 / 6007 462
1913 98 191 1 / 5230 430
1912 68 158 1 / 6323 474
1911 50 221 1 / 4519 404
1910 46 237 1 / 4222 383
1909 51 311 1 / 3216 321
1908 38 246 1 / 4062 374
1907 30 204 1 / 4894 417
1906 39 293 1 / 3414 330
1905 44 333 1 / 3007 303
1904 31 242 1 / 4133 360
1903 36 302 1 / 3312 312
1902 46 375 1 / 2667 277
1901 22 207 1 / 4840 399
1900 51 339 1 / 2951 290
1899 42 395 1 / 2529 257
1898 42 342 1 / 2921 279
1897 39 346 1 / 2891 288
1896 42 351 1 / 2847 282
1895 34 290 1 / 3453 310
1894 37 320 1 / 3129 289
1893 41 365 1 / 2739 273
1892 41 336 1 / 2976 284
1891 34 336 1 / 2976 277
1890 27 243 1 / 4112 335
1889 44 398 1 / 2513 244
1888 37 306 1 / 3266 289
1887 40 394 1 / 2535 250
1886 31 280 1 / 3574 309
1885 37 343 1 / 2913 274
1884 36 315 1 / 3179 288
1883 41 392 1 / 2552 259
1882 44 387 1 / 2584 258
1881 40 397 1 / 2519 244
1880 28 253 1 / 3946 320