Sam baby name popularity.

Sam as a boys name was first used in 1880. It was most popular in the 1880s. It peaked in popularity in 1900 when 821 baby boys called Sam were born. There have been 122799 Sam's born since 1880 and we estimate 56376 are still living.

Similar names to Sam: Sammy, Sammie, Sami, Sim, Simmie, Samie, Samy, Samay, Sem.

Sam is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 514 271 1 / 3694 553
2014 520 272 1 / 3675 533
2013 476 253 1 / 3958 553
2012 507 268 1 / 3730 519
2011 544 287 1 / 3482 482
2010 550 287 1 / 3481 471
2009 580 293 1 / 3414 469
2008 604 297 1 / 3372 459
2007 612 295 1 / 3386 453
2006 585 285 1 / 3509 462
2005 556 279 1 / 3588 460
2004 593 299 1 / 3344 436
2003 578 293 1 / 3415 436
2002 558 288 1 / 3477 442
2001 553 285 1 / 3511 438
2000 514 262 1 / 3818 461
1999 497 259 1 / 3861 459
1998 489 256 1 / 3907 459
1997 484 257 1 / 3893 454
1996 527 278 1 / 3593 428
1995 569 299 1 / 3344 404
1994 553 286 1 / 3492 413
1993 562 287 1 / 3488 413
1992 574 288 1 / 3478 400
1991 590 292 1 / 3423 384
1990 584 285 1 / 3515 396
1989 503 251 1 / 3976 414
1988 479 250 1 / 3993 413
1987 481 258 1 / 3879 393
1986 380 206 1 / 4843 441
1985 347 188 1 / 5323 462
1984 364 202 1 / 4956 441
1983 360 201 1 / 4978 433
1982 374 206 1 / 4851 433
1981 383 214 1 / 4677 427
1980 366 205 1 / 4875 429
1979 377 219 1 / 4568 407
1978 417 254 1 / 3939 376
1977 356 217 1 / 4617 418
1976 398 254 1 / 3945 387
1975 420 269 1 / 3720 376
1974 436 277 1 / 3608 366
1973 477 306 1 / 3269 351
1972 499 308 1 / 3252 345
1971 540 305 1 / 3276 341
1970 601 323 1 / 3094 320
1969 584 326 1 / 3065 318
1968 565 325 1 / 3078 320
1967 610 350 1 / 2860 298
1966 679 381 1 / 2627 283
1965 773 415 1 / 2408 267
1964 958 481 1 / 2081 247
1963 1017 501 1 / 1998 236
1962 1067 516 1 / 1939 237
1961 1195 563 1 / 1776 229
1960 1210 567 1 / 1763 228
1959 1297 608 1 / 1645 213
1958 1176 554 1 / 1803 224
1957 1072 497 1 / 2011 231
1956 951 450 1 / 2223 238
1955 872 424 1 / 2360 237
1954 871 427 1 / 2339 238
1953 882 447 1 / 2235 228
1952 944 486 1 / 2059 214
1951 1032 548 1 / 1823 201
1950 956 534 1 / 1874 207
1949 1103 622 1 / 1608 188
1948 1240 707 1 / 1415 176
1947 1416 774 1 / 1292 168
1946 1301 801 1 / 1248 164
1945 1138 846 1 / 1182 160
1944 1214 891 1 / 1122 157
1943 1321 926 1 / 1080 153
1942 1280 927 1 / 1079 152
1941 1191 970 1 / 1031 150
1940 1147 990 1 / 1010 150
1939 1122 1014 1 / 986 145
1938 1160 1046 1 / 956 141
1937 1216 1140 1 / 877 132
1936 1235 1191 1 / 840 131
1935 1363 1309 1 / 764 126
1934 1323 1282 1 / 780 127
1933 1351 1363 1 / 734 121
1932 1452 1391 1 / 719 120
1931 1458 1403 1 / 713 118
1930 1669 1521 1 / 657 110
1929 1730 1609 1 / 622 104
1928 1758 1587 1 / 630 109
1927 1902 1688 1 / 592 102
1926 2034 1832 1 / 546 92
1925 2094 1876 1 / 533 91
1924 2119 1871 1 / 535 91
1923 2207 2013 1 / 497 89
1922 2349 2158 1 / 463 84
1921 2366 2148 1 / 466 85
1920 2283 2145 1 / 466 84
1919 2384 2432 1 / 411 75
1918 2505 2472 1 / 405 75
1917 2455 2653 1 / 377 72
1916 2313 2599 1 / 385 74
1915 2339 2756 1 / 363 68
1914 1880 2871 1 / 348 67
1913 1527 2979 1 / 336 65
1912 1325 3082 1 / 324 63
1911 928 4107 1 / 243 47
1910 888 4572 1 / 219 39
1909 700 4268 1 / 234 44
1908 644 4173 1 / 240 46
1907 631 4297 1 / 233 43
1906 552 4145 1 / 241 43
1905 620 4686 1 / 213 39
1904 603 4706 1 / 212 40
1903 552 4630 1 / 216 41
1902 559 4557 1 / 219 41
1901 479 4499 1 / 222 41
1900 821 5456 1 / 183 34
1899 469 4416 1 / 226 44
1898 543 4426 1 / 226 42
1897 478 4239 1 / 236 45
1896 518 4332 1 / 231 43
1895 487 4148 1 / 241 43
1894 507 4379 1 / 228 43
1893 481 4283 1 / 234 42
1892 551 4515 1 / 221 38
1891 418 4131 1 / 242 43
1890 489 4404 1 / 227 41
1889 486 4395 1 / 228 40
1888 607 5023 1 / 199 34
1887 463 4565 1 / 219 38
1886 519 4685 1 / 213 34
1885 492 4564 1 / 219 35
1884 533 4657 1 / 215 33
1883 476 4549 1 / 220 33
1882 555 4882 1 / 205 30
1881 481 4775 1 / 209 31
1880 457 4136 1 / 242 36