Matthew baby name popularity.

Matthew as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1980s. It peaked in popularity in 1983 when 50204 baby boys called Matthew were born. There have been 1566027 Matthew's born since 1880 and we estimate 1497281 are still living.

Similar names to Matthew: Mateo, Matt, Matteo, Mahdi, Mattew, Matthieu, Mat, Mehdi, Moody.

Matthew is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 12648 6661 1 / 150 15
2014 12866 6733 1 / 149 16
2013 13304 7062 1 / 142 15
2012 13952 7379 1 / 136 12
2011 14154 7472 1 / 134 12
2010 14114 7372 1 / 136 16
2009 15974 8068 1 / 124 13
2008 17576 8629 1 / 116 10
2007 18729 9037 1 / 111 9
2006 20321 9900 1 / 101 5
2005 21461 10757 1 / 93 4
2004 22869 11532 1 / 87 4
2003 23992 12156 1 / 82 4
2002 25149 12964 1 / 77 4
2001 26800 13804 1 / 72 3
2000 28572 14559 1 / 69 3
1999 30417 15851 1 / 63 3
1998 31138 16299 1 / 61 3
1997 31512 16723 1 / 60 3
1996 32072 16938 1 / 59 2
1995 32874 17275 1 / 58 2
1994 33646 17421 1 / 57 3
1993 35769 18245 1 / 55 3
1992 37731 18899 1 / 53 3
1991 41632 20615 1 / 49 3
1990 44794 21822 1 / 46 3
1989 45374 22686 1 / 44 3
1988 45868 23980 1 / 42 3
1987 46473 24908 1 / 40 3
1986 46911 25490 1 / 39 3
1985 47060 25476 1 / 39 3
1984 49764 27585 1 / 36 3
1983 50204 28016 1 / 36 3
1982 46054 25385 1 / 39 3
1981 43326 24190 1 / 41 3
1980 37860 21221 1 / 47 6
1979 35658 20706 1 / 48 6
1978 34312 20892 1 / 48 6
1977 31974 19451 1 / 51 9
1976 29993 19104 1 / 52 9
1975 28567 18285 1 / 55 9
1974 27229 17308 1 / 58 9
1973 24557 15748 1 / 64 10
1972 22947 14141 1 / 71 10
1971 22568 12755 1 / 78 19
1970 20205 10865 1 / 92 24
1969 17480 9767 1 / 102 24
1968 15846 9112 1 / 110 24
1967 13582 7786 1 / 128 28
1966 10809 6059 1 / 165 34
1965 9992 5368 1 / 186 36
1964 8988 4509 1 / 222 43
1963 8041 3958 1 / 253 50
1962 7293 3525 1 / 284 56
1961 7079 3335 1 / 300 59
1960 6931 3250 1 / 308 61
1959 6563 3076 1 / 325 63
1958 6378 3007 1 / 333 60
1957 5221 2422 1 / 413 83
1956 4364 2065 1 / 484 90
1955 3285 1596 1 / 626 105
1954 2683 1317 1 / 759 124
1953 2374 1204 1 / 830 130
1952 2039 1049 1 / 953 142
1951 1604 852 1 / 1173 163
1950 1304 728 1 / 1374 173
1949 1219 687 1 / 1455 175
1948 1055 601 1 / 1663 190
1947 1045 571 1 / 1751 196
1946 894 551 1 / 1816 194
1945 731 543 1 / 1841 198
1944 765 561 1 / 1781 195
1943 819 574 1 / 1742 197
1942 841 609 1 / 1642 189
1941 729 594 1 / 1685 197
1940 665 574 1 / 1743 198
1939 621 561 1 / 1782 202
1938 607 547 1 / 1827 205
1937 606 568 1 / 1760 201
1936 608 586 1 / 1706 202
1935 654 628 1 / 1592 195
1934 609 590 1 / 1695 202
1933 581 586 1 / 1706 201
1932 703 673 1 / 1485 188
1931 607 584 1 / 1712 209
1930 657 599 1 / 1670 204
1929 727 676 1 / 1479 189
1928 784 708 1 / 1413 182
1927 790 701 1 / 1426 183
1926 775 698 1 / 1433 186
1925 840 753 1 / 1329 174
1924 851 751 1 / 1331 171
1923 934 852 1 / 1174 163
1922 984 904 1 / 1106 158
1921 915 831 1 / 1204 161
1920 967 908 1 / 1101 151
1919 879 897 1 / 1115 152
1918 963 950 1 / 1052 148
1917 862 931 1 / 1074 149
1916 825 927 1 / 1079 148
1915 798 940 1 / 1063 150
1914 613 936 1 / 1068 151
1913 491 958 1 / 1044 151
1912 380 884 1 / 1131 156
1911 220 974 1 / 1027 152
1910 197 1014 1 / 986 158
1909 147 896 1 / 1116 166
1908 152 985 1 / 1015 155
1907 124 845 1 / 1184 174
1906 137 1029 1 / 972 150
1905 107 809 1 / 1237 177
1904 97 757 1 / 1321 185
1903 102 855 1 / 1169 166
1902 104 848 1 / 1179 167
1901 90 845 1 / 1183 166
1900 130 864 1 / 1158 161
1899 101 951 1 / 1052 150
1898 133 1084 1 / 922 135
1897 100 887 1 / 1128 156
1896 123 1029 1 / 972 136
1895 112 954 1 / 1048 139
1894 124 1071 1 / 934 131
1893 108 962 1 / 1040 138
1892 132 1082 1 / 925 128
1891 113 1117 1 / 896 122
1890 86 775 1 / 1291 164
1889 118 1067 1 / 937 118
1888 114 943 1 / 1060 136
1887 108 1065 1 / 939 123
1886 112 1011 1 / 989 123
1885 111 1030 1 / 971 123
1884 117 1022 1 / 978 123
1883 86 822 1 / 1217 152
1882 109 959 1 / 1043 127
1881 80 794 1 / 1259 154
1880 113 1023 1 / 978 116