Richard baby name popularity.

Richard as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1940s. It peaked in popularity in 1946 when 58860 baby boys called Richard were born. There have been 2558165 Richard's born since 1880 and we estimate 1822728 are still living.

Similar names to Richard: Rashard, Richardo, Reshard, Richerd, Rishard, Rayshard, Roshard, Rachard, Rechard.

Richard is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 2659 1400 1 / 714 155
2014 2870 1502 1 / 666 141
2013 2788 1480 1 / 676 140
2012 3014 1594 1 / 627 124
2011 3159 1668 1 / 600 127
2010 3229 1686 1 / 593 127
2009 3605 1821 1 / 549 114
2008 4053 1990 1 / 503 108
2007 4419 2132 1 / 469 100
2006 4466 2176 1 / 460 99
2005 4662 2337 1 / 428 94
2004 4845 2443 1 / 409 92
2003 5052 2560 1 / 391 86
2002 5317 2741 1 / 365 77
2001 5767 2971 1 / 337 73
2000 6352 3237 1 / 309 65
1999 6499 3387 1 / 295 61
1998 6953 3640 1 / 275 55
1997 7242 3843 1 / 260 51
1996 8179 4319 1 / 232 45
1995 8783 4615 1 / 217 42
1994 9514 4926 1 / 203 41
1993 10227 5217 1 / 192 40
1992 11326 5673 1 / 176 41
1991 12551 6215 1 / 161 34
1990 13574 6613 1 / 151 35
1989 14134 7067 1 / 142 33
1988 14137 7391 1 / 135 32
1987 14396 7716 1 / 130 30
1986 15006 8154 1 / 123 29
1985 15328 8298 1 / 121 28
1984 15596 8645 1 / 116 27
1983 15892 8868 1 / 113 27
1982 16708 9210 1 / 109 27
1981 16855 9410 1 / 106 27
1980 16658 9337 1 / 107 26
1979 16720 9709 1 / 103 25
1978 16730 10186 1 / 98 22
1977 17452 10617 1 / 94 20
1976 16768 10680 1 / 94 19
1975 17684 11319 1 / 88 16
1974 18655 11858 1 / 84 17
1973 19953 12795 1 / 78 16
1972 22321 13755 1 / 73 14
1971 26169 14791 1 / 68 11
1970 30468 16384 1 / 61 10
1969 31102 17378 1 / 58 10
1968 32994 18973 1 / 53 8
1967 33595 19258 1 / 52 8
1966 34471 19322 1 / 52 8
1965 36856 19800 1 / 51 8
1964 40106 20120 1 / 50 8
1963 40782 20072 1 / 50 8
1962 39420 19053 1 / 52 8
1961 41116 19370 1 / 52 8
1960 43568 20428 1 / 49 8
1959 47176 22112 1 / 45 8
1958 49957 23555 1 / 42 8
1957 52404 24307 1 / 41 8
1956 52878 25016 1 / 40 7
1955 53531 26011 1 / 38 7
1954 57005 27978 1 / 36 7
1953 58317 29585 1 / 34 7
1952 58333 30011 1 / 33 7
1951 54520 28974 1 / 35 7
1950 51028 28484 1 / 35 7
1949 50934 28715 1 / 35 7
1948 50967 29050 1 / 34 7
1947 58508 31984 1 / 31 5
1946 58860 36250 1 / 28 5
1945 46047 34219 1 / 29 5
1944 45634 33490 1 / 30 5
1943 46333 32471 1 / 31 5
1942 43582 31563 1 / 32 5
1941 39102 31842 1 / 31 5
1940 37418 32286 1 / 31 5
1939 35371 31963 1 / 31 5
1938 34383 31007 1 / 32 5
1937 32972 30920 1 / 32 5
1936 33484 32289 1 / 31 5
1935 33938 32602 1 / 31 5
1934 33152 32114 1 / 31 5
1933 31331 31609 1 / 32 5
1932 31795 30458 1 / 33 5
1931 31816 30615 1 / 33 5
1930 32174 29323 1 / 34 5
1929 29573 27500 1 / 36 6
1928 28791 25995 1 / 38 6
1927 26766 23754 1 / 42 6
1926 25146 22644 1 / 44 7
1925 23274 20856 1 / 48 8
1924 21245 18755 1 / 53 8
1923 18884 17227 1 / 58 9
1922 17539 16116 1 / 62 9
1921 16376 14868 1 / 67 10
1920 15010 14101 1 / 71 10
1919 12442 12694 1 / 79 12
1918 12324 12160 1 / 82 12
1917 10914 11792 1 / 85 14
1916 10134 11385 1 / 88 15
1915 9143 10774 1 / 93 15
1914 6669 10185 1 / 98 17
1913 5107 9964 1 / 100 19
1912 4188 9741 1 / 103 19
1911 2030 8984 1 / 111 20
1910 1654 8516 1 / 117 21
1909 1427 8701 1 / 115 21
1908 1244 8060 1 / 124 23
1907 1235 8411 1 / 119 22
1906 1084 8141 1 / 123 23
1905 1034 7815 1 / 128 22
1904 957 7469 1 / 134 24
1903 863 7238 1 / 138 26
1902 908 7403 1 / 135 26
1901 784 7364 1 / 136 26
1900 1142 7589 1 / 132 24
1899 744 7005 1 / 143 27
1898 872 7107 1 / 141 26
1897 702 6226 1 / 161 31
1896 833 6967 1 / 144 26
1895 727 6193 1 / 161 31
1894 808 6979 1 / 143 25
1893 732 6517 1 / 153 26
1892 802 6572 1 / 152 27
1891 609 6018 1 / 166 27
1890 744 6701 1 / 149 24
1889 711 6430 1 / 156 24
1888 772 6388 1 / 157 26
1887 622 6133 1 / 163 25
1886 720 6499 1 / 154 23
1885 672 6234 1 / 160 26
1884 749 6545 1 / 153 23
1883 649 6203 1 / 161 21
1882 746 6562 1 / 152 22
1881 641 6363 1 / 157 22
1880 728 6589 1 / 152 23