Paul baby name popularity.

Paul as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1960s. It peaked in popularity in 1964 when 26884 baby boys called Paul were born. There have been 1383157 Paul's born since 1880 and we estimate 976230 are still living.

Similar names to Paul: Paulo, Paolo, Polo, Pal, Pele, Pual, Paulie, Poul, Paull.

Paul is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 2015 1061 1 / 942 200
2014 1996 1045 1 / 957 201
2013 2030 1078 1 / 928 198
2012 1947 1030 1 / 971 191
2011 2067 1091 1 / 916 186
2010 2122 1108 1 / 902 177
2009 2422 1223 1 / 817 160
2008 2552 1253 1 / 798 154
2007 2762 1333 1 / 750 147
2006 3021 1472 1 / 679 133
2005 3142 1575 1 / 635 130
2004 3181 1604 1 / 623 127
2003 3248 1646 1 / 608 123
2002 3257 1679 1 / 596 118
2001 3509 1807 1 / 553 109
2000 3790 1931 1 / 518 100
1999 4015 2092 1 / 478 94
1998 4319 2261 1 / 442 89
1997 4748 2520 1 / 397 79
1996 4879 2577 1 / 388 78
1995 5413 2844 1 / 352 71
1994 5796 3001 1 / 333 64
1993 6477 3304 1 / 303 56
1992 6997 3505 1 / 285 55
1991 7678 3802 1 / 263 53
1990 8579 4179 1 / 239 49
1989 9029 4514 1 / 222 49
1988 9426 4928 1 / 203 46
1987 9697 5197 1 / 192 46
1986 9707 5275 1 / 190 45
1985 10307 5580 1 / 179 42
1984 10455 5795 1 / 173 40
1983 10823 6040 1 / 166 39
1982 11303 6230 1 / 161 35
1981 11774 6574 1 / 152 35
1980 11818 6624 1 / 151 35
1979 11646 6763 1 / 148 34
1978 11737 7146 1 / 140 33
1977 11807 7183 1 / 139 31
1976 11793 7512 1 / 133 28
1975 12020 7694 1 / 130 29
1974 12324 7834 1 / 128 27
1973 12911 8279 1 / 121 24
1972 14567 8977 1 / 111 24
1971 17480 9880 1 / 101 24
1970 20213 10869 1 / 92 23
1969 20705 11569 1 / 86 22
1968 21881 12582 1 / 79 19
1967 22843 13094 1 / 76 18
1966 23583 13219 1 / 76 18
1965 24936 13396 1 / 75 16
1964 26884 13487 1 / 74 16
1963 26681 13132 1 / 76 17
1962 23807 11507 1 / 87 19
1961 25623 12072 1 / 83 18
1960 25644 12024 1 / 83 18
1959 25700 12046 1 / 83 17
1958 26253 12379 1 / 81 15
1957 26984 12516 1 / 80 18
1956 26872 12713 1 / 79 17
1955 26673 12960 1 / 77 16
1954 26224 12871 1 / 78 16
1953 25497 12935 1 / 77 17
1952 24282 12492 1 / 80 19
1951 22833 12134 1 / 82 18
1950 21763 12148 1 / 82 18
1949 21590 12172 1 / 82 17
1948 21247 12110 1 / 83 18
1947 22795 12461 1 / 80 18
1946 21052 12965 1 / 77 18
1945 16997 12631 1 / 79 17
1944 16654 12222 1 / 82 17
1943 17253 12091 1 / 83 19
1942 16487 11940 1 / 84 19
1941 15157 12343 1 / 81 18
1940 14104 12170 1 / 82 17
1939 13330 12046 1 / 83 17
1938 13356 12045 1 / 83 15
1937 12871 12070 1 / 83 15
1936 12303 11864 1 / 84 15
1935 12558 12064 1 / 83 14
1934 12195 11813 1 / 85 14
1933 11847 11952 1 / 84 14
1932 12068 11561 1 / 86 13
1931 12251 11788 1 / 85 12
1930 12956 11808 1 / 85 12
1929 12429 11558 1 / 87 13
1928 13159 11881 1 / 84 13
1927 13604 12073 1 / 83 13
1926 13652 12293 1 / 81 13
1925 14177 12704 1 / 79 13
1924 13338 11775 1 / 85 14
1923 13365 12192 1 / 82 14
1922 12926 11877 1 / 84 14
1921 13167 11954 1 / 84 14
1920 12570 11809 1 / 85 14
1919 11307 11536 1 / 87 15
1918 11756 11599 1 / 86 14
1917 11153 12051 1 / 83 13
1916 10791 12123 1 / 82 12
1915 10328 12171 1 / 82 13
1914 7733 11810 1 / 85 13
1913 5966 11640 1 / 86 14
1912 4785 11129 1 / 90 14
1911 2393 10590 1 / 94 17
1910 2005 10324 1 / 97 15
1909 1676 10220 1 / 98 17
1908 1478 9576 1 / 104 18
1907 1358 9249 1 / 108 20
1906 1309 9830 1 / 102 19
1905 1262 9538 1 / 105 19
1904 1194 9319 1 / 107 19
1903 1081 9066 1 / 110 19
1902 1067 8699 1 / 115 20
1901 924 8679 1 / 115 19
1900 1288 8559 1 / 117 19
1899 885 8332 1 / 120 21
1898 991 8077 1 / 124 21
1897 923 8186 1 / 122 20
1896 964 8062 1 / 124 20
1895 933 7947 1 / 126 20
1894 824 7118 1 / 140 23
1893 743 6615 1 / 151 25
1892 747 6121 1 / 163 29
1891 564 5574 1 / 179 31
1890 607 5467 1 / 183 31
1889 556 5028 1 / 199 35
1888 529 4377 1 / 228 38
1887 449 4427 1 / 226 40
1886 466 4206 1 / 238 38
1885 428 3970 1 / 252 43
1884 422 3687 1 / 271 45
1883 358 3422 1 / 292 48
1882 397 3492 1 / 286 44
1881 291 2889 1 / 346 55
1880 301 2724 1 / 367 60