Shannon baby name popularity.

Shannon as a boys name was first used in 1881. It was most popular in the 1970s. It peaked in popularity in 1972 when 3014 baby boys called Shannon were born. There have been 51772 Shannon's born since 1881 and we estimate 48628 are still living.

Similar names to Shannon: Chanan, Channin, Cianan, Channen, Chanina.

Shannon is also a girls name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 81 43 1 / 23443 1815
2014 84 44 1 / 22749 1771
2013 96 51 1 / 19625 1593
2012 94 50 1 / 20116 1634
2011 101 53 1 / 18755 1557
2010 95 50 1 / 20154 1637
2009 144 73 1 / 13749 1238
2008 149 73 1 / 13670 1184
2007 161 78 1 / 12873 1119
2006 190 93 1 / 10803 976
2005 194 97 1 / 10284 910
2004 201 101 1 / 9866 870
2003 206 104 1 / 9581 843
2002 234 121 1 / 8290 741
2001 209 108 1 / 9289 801
2000 241 123 1 / 8143 723
1999 308 161 1 / 6230 602
1998 271 142 1 / 7050 645
1997 296 157 1 / 6366 598
1996 316 167 1 / 5992 575
1995 375 197 1 / 5075 524
1994 403 209 1 / 4792 502
1993 377 192 1 / 5200 525
1992 466 233 1 / 4284 465
1991 514 255 1 / 3929 435
1990 520 253 1 / 3947 429
1989 566 283 1 / 3534 389
1988 510 267 1 / 3751 386
1987 518 278 1 / 3602 371
1986 570 310 1 / 3229 337
1985 689 373 1 / 2681 295
1984 762 422 1 / 2367 274
1983 882 492 1 / 2032 246
1982 1088 600 1 / 1667 218
1981 1204 672 1 / 1488 207
1980 1330 745 1 / 1341 184
1979 1640 952 1 / 1050 158
1978 1849 1126 1 / 888 142
1977 2285 1390 1 / 719 120
1976 2612 1664 1 / 601 98
1975 2533 1621 1 / 617 101
1974 2506 1593 1 / 628 101
1973 2636 1690 1 / 592 100
1972 3014 1857 1 / 538 94
1971 3007 1700 1 / 588 106
1970 2573 1384 1 / 723 129
1969 2373 1326 1 / 754 129
1968 1706 981 1 / 1019 159
1967 1170 671 1 / 1491 198
1966 1156 648 1 / 1543 204
1965 937 503 1 / 1987 243
1964 760 381 1 / 2623 281
1963 626 308 1 / 3246 318
1962 502 243 1 / 4121 350
1961 334 157 1 / 6355 436
1960 287 135 1 / 7431 469
1959 298 140 1 / 7160 460
1958 142 67 1 / 14936 646
1957 161 75 1 / 13391 603
1956 165 78 1 / 12811 591
1955 157 76 1 / 13109 588
1954 123 60 1 / 16565 654
1953 90 46 1 / 21902 748
1952 106 55 1 / 18338 674
1951 109 58 1 / 17264 668
1950 92 51 1 / 19473 717
1949 82 46 1 / 21631 761
1948 78 44 1 / 22493 765
1947 75 41 1 / 24391 794
1946 85 52 1 / 19103 704
1945 52 39 1 / 25879 863
1944 48 35 1 / 28388 918
1943 50 35 1 / 28539 943
1942 49 35 1 / 28180 948
1941 42 34 1 / 29239 986
1940 35 30 1 / 33114 1107
1939 35 32 1 / 31619 1085
1938 42 38 1 / 26402 977
1937 31 29 1 / 34400 1180
1936 35 34 1 / 29630 1094
1935 29 28 1 / 35896 1247
1934 32 31 1 / 32261 1172
1933 34 34 1 / 29154 1124
1932 24 23 1 / 43495 1425
1931 24 23 1 / 43303 1427
1930 11 10 1 / 99751 2444
1929 15 14 1 / 71695 2001
1928 26 23 1 / 42599 1447
1927 28 25 1 / 40245 1404
1926 26 23 1 / 42713 1433
1925 25 22 1 / 44639 1494
1924 19 17 1 / 59620 1840
1923 39 36 1 / 28108 1140
1922 29 27 1 / 37528 1367
1921 28 25 1 / 39338 1412
1920 19 18 1 / 56026 1819
1919 34 35 1 / 28828 1207
1918 25 25 1 / 40542 1446
1917 24 26 1 / 38564 1437
1916 31 35 1 / 28713 1176
1915 30 35 1 / 28287 1181
1914 16 24 1 / 40923 1545
1913 16 31 1 / 32036 1311
1912 9 21 1 / 47774 1746
1908 7 45 1 / 22049 1114
1907 6 41 1 / 24472 1200
1906 5 38 1 / 26632 1253
1905 5 38 1 / 26464 1233
1904 7 55 1 / 18304 966
1890 5 45 1 / 22205 994
1885 6 56 1 / 17967 836
1881 5 50 1 / 20149 866