Nicholas baby name popularity.

Nicholas as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1990s. It peaked in popularity in 1995 when 29156 baby boys called Nicholas were born. There have been 884221 Nicholas's born since 1880 and we estimate 829629 are still living.

Nicholas is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 6194 3262 1 / 307 62
2014 6744 3529 1 / 283 57
2013 7126 3782 1 / 264 54
2012 7726 4086 1 / 245 49
2011 8584 4532 1 / 221 42
2010 9637 5033 1 / 199 37
2009 10843 5477 1 / 183 32
2008 12512 6143 1 / 163 29
2007 14352 6925 1 / 144 20
2006 15665 7632 1 / 131 17
2005 17065 8553 1 / 117 15
2004 18510 9334 1 / 107 13
2003 19689 9976 1 / 100 12
2002 21387 11024 1 / 91 9
2001 22839 11764 1 / 85 6
2000 24650 12560 1 / 80 6
1999 25635 13359 1 / 75 5
1998 26632 13940 1 / 72 6
1997 27257 14465 1 / 69 6
1996 27718 14638 1 / 68 6
1995 29156 15321 1 / 65 6
1994 27760 14374 1 / 70 9
1993 28108 14337 1 / 70 8
1992 27752 13900 1 / 72 12
1991 27358 13547 1 / 74 12
1990 27899 13592 1 / 74 14
1989 28220 14109 1 / 71 14
1988 25289 13221 1 / 76 14
1987 23244 12458 1 / 80 16
1986 22798 12388 1 / 81 17
1985 22388 12120 1 / 83 19
1984 21013 11648 1 / 86 20
1983 19891 11100 1 / 90 21
1982 19646 10829 1 / 92 21
1981 19778 11042 1 / 91 21
1980 21026 11785 1 / 85 17
1979 21341 12392 1 / 81 15
1978 16359 9960 1 / 100 25
1977 6080 3699 1 / 270 51
1976 3478 2215 1 / 451 77
1975 3323 2127 1 / 470 81
1974 3216 2044 1 / 489 81
1973 3155 2023 1 / 494 85
1972 2846 1754 1 / 570 99
1971 2620 1481 1 / 675 123
1970 2705 1455 1 / 687 123
1969 2589 1447 1 / 691 123
1968 2563 1474 1 / 678 117
1967 2293 1314 1 / 761 130
1966 2148 1204 1 / 831 139
1965 2073 1114 1 / 898 149
1964 2071 1039 1 / 963 158
1963 2138 1052 1 / 950 155
1962 2151 1040 1 / 962 154
1961 2080 980 1 / 1020 158
1960 2304 1080 1 / 926 152
1959 2195 1029 1 / 972 156
1958 2186 1031 1 / 970 153
1957 2194 1018 1 / 983 153
1956 2216 1048 1 / 954 146
1955 2183 1061 1 / 943 141
1954 2371 1164 1 / 859 134
1953 2360 1197 1 / 835 131
1952 2343 1205 1 / 830 127
1951 2387 1269 1 / 788 120
1950 2179 1216 1 / 822 124
1949 1997 1126 1 / 888 136
1948 1929 1100 1 / 910 142
1947 1937 1059 1 / 944 143
1946 1676 1032 1 / 969 144
1945 1356 1008 1 / 992 151
1944 1363 1000 1 / 1000 150
1943 1433 1004 1 / 996 148
1942 1503 1088 1 / 919 141
1941 1211 986 1 / 1014 146
1940 1102 951 1 / 1052 153
1939 1031 932 1 / 1073 156
1938 987 890 1 / 1123 161
1937 935 877 1 / 1141 159
1936 927 894 1 / 1119 157
1935 913 877 1 / 1140 158
1934 873 846 1 / 1183 165
1933 888 896 1 / 1116 160
1932 924 885 1 / 1130 163
1931 1101 1059 1 / 944 145
1930 1132 1032 1 / 969 147
1929 1192 1108 1 / 902 142
1928 1218 1100 1 / 909 140
1927 1272 1129 1 / 886 137
1926 1316 1185 1 / 844 133
1925 1333 1194 1 / 837 133
1924 1489 1314 1 / 761 122
1923 1466 1337 1 / 748 120
1922 1415 1300 1 / 769 122
1921 1556 1413 1 / 708 113
1920 1354 1272 1 / 786 124
1919 1321 1348 1 / 742 122
1918 1488 1468 1 / 681 113
1917 1413 1527 1 / 655 109
1916 1418 1593 1 / 628 107
1915 1427 1682 1 / 595 104
1914 1151 1758 1 / 569 102
1913 796 1553 1 / 644 110
1912 676 1572 1 / 636 113
1911 308 1363 1 / 734 120
1910 235 1210 1 / 826 137
1909 204 1244 1 / 804 133
1908 226 1464 1 / 683 113
1907 161 1097 1 / 912 143
1906 144 1081 1 / 925 143
1905 112 846 1 / 1181 171
1904 102 796 1 / 1256 177
1903 90 755 1 / 1325 184
1902 112 913 1 / 1095 156
1901 88 827 1 / 1210 168
1900 95 631 1 / 1584 199
1899 69 650 1 / 1539 196
1898 94 766 1 / 1305 172
1897 87 772 1 / 1296 177
1896 106 887 1 / 1128 156
1895 84 716 1 / 1398 187
1894 77 665 1 / 1504 192
1893 89 792 1 / 1262 162
1892 95 778 1 / 1285 166
1891 78 771 1 / 1297 164
1890 78 703 1 / 1423 175
1889 68 615 1 / 1626 191
1888 97 803 1 / 1246 157
1887 79 779 1 / 1284 157
1886 85 767 1 / 1303 162
1885 66 612 1 / 1633 195
1884 69 603 1 / 1659 193
1883 71 679 1 / 1474 174
1882 66 581 1 / 1723 193
1881 56 556 1 / 1799 203
1880 73 661 1 / 1514 177