Heather baby name popularity.

Heather as a girls name was first used in 1914. It was most popular in the 1970s. It peaked in popularity in 1975 when 24303 baby girls called Heather were born. There have been 524018 Heather's born since 1914 and we estimate 512892 are still living.

Similar names to Heather: Hether, Heathr, Hather, Haether, Heathre, Heathyr.

Heather is also a boys name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 280 158 1 / 6319 960
2014 330 186 1 / 5386 834
2013 315 180 1 / 5548 835
2012 327 186 1 / 5368 816
2011 391 223 1 / 4487 708
2010 420 237 1 / 4222 681
2009 553 302 1 / 3315 550
2008 651 345 1 / 2900 485
2007 793 413 1 / 2421 410
2006 974 513 1 / 1949 339
2005 1066 578 1 / 1731 300
2004 1303 710 1 / 1408 244
2003 1617 886 1 / 1129 205
2002 2066 1151 1 / 869 159
2001 2272 1263 1 / 792 146
2000 2684 1479 1 / 676 125
1999 2888 1629 1 / 614 112
1998 3395 1922 1 / 520 99
1997 3768 2166 1 / 462 90
1996 4758 2715 1 / 368 71
1995 6032 3431 1 / 291 54
1994 7034 3940 1 / 254 44
1993 8105 4482 1 / 223 38
1992 9722 5274 1 / 190 31
1991 11700 6242 1 / 160 23
1990 14217 7491 1 / 133 19
1989 16247 8815 1 / 113 15
1988 18033 10131 1 / 99 14
1987 18980 10921 1 / 92 9
1986 19790 11541 1 / 87 9
1985 21149 12295 1 / 81 8
1984 21488 12767 1 / 78 9
1983 20750 12424 1 / 80 9
1982 17488 10331 1 / 97 12
1981 17944 10760 1 / 93 10
1980 19972 12031 1 / 83 6
1979 20840 12983 1 / 77 7
1978 22269 14538 1 / 69 5
1977 23773 15507 1 / 64 5
1976 24204 16520 1 / 61 4
1975 24303 16672 1 / 60 3
1974 23184 15799 1 / 63 4
1973 19352 13272 1 / 75 8
1972 16325 10731 1 / 93 9
1971 15020 9029 1 / 111 12
1970 14669 8391 1 / 119 19
1969 10073 5971 1 / 167 34
1968 5501 3354 1 / 298 62
1967 3905 2365 1 / 423 87
1966 2898 1713 1 / 584 125
1965 2499 1416 1 / 706 150
1964 2386 1259 1 / 794 160
1963 2088 1083 1 / 923 183
1962 1284 653 1 / 1532 247
1961 1103 547 1 / 1829 276
1960 972 481 1 / 2080 298
1959 912 451 1 / 2218 302
1958 732 364 1 / 2747 344
1957 665 325 1 / 3074 354
1956 661 329 1 / 3037 342
1955 614 314 1 / 3184 348
1954 541 279 1 / 3589 375
1953 427 227 1 / 4405 419
1952 381 205 1 / 4867 440
1951 308 171 1 / 5845 473
1950 310 181 1 / 5527 460
1949 249 146 1 / 6871 518
1948 215 127 1 / 7897 567
1947 273 154 1 / 6493 498
1946 237 151 1 / 6630 512
1945 175 134 1 / 7469 554
1944 131 99 1 / 10131 644
1943 166 119 1 / 8404 584
1942 159 118 1 / 8494 585
1941 131 108 1 / 9221 616
1940 106 93 1 / 10786 672
1939 94 86 1 / 11665 701
1938 76 69 1 / 14517 807
1937 52 49 1 / 20460 964
1936 52 50 1 / 20005 949
1935 63 60 1 / 16643 866
1934 41 39 1 / 25465 1098
1933 30 30 1 / 33592 1311
1932 11 10 1 / 97003 2646
1931 7 7 1 / 152091 3496
1930 9 8 1 / 125094 3051
1929 9 8 1 / 124054 3137
1923 8 7 1 / 150807 3643
1922 5 4 1 / 240211 5009
1920 5 4 1 / 239693 4975
1917 5 5 1 / 216263 4594
1914 8 11 1 / 95202 2639