Kara baby name popularity.

Kara as a girls name was first used in 1896. It was most popular in the 1980s. It peaked in popularity in 1991 when 3279 baby girls called Kara were born. There have been 97429 Kara's born since 1896 and we estimate 95721 are still living.

Similar names to Kara: Carrie, Cora, Kari, Cara, Kiara, Kerri, Kyra, Kira, Keri.

Kara is also a boys name.

YearBirthsBirths
per MM
RatioRank
2015 615 348 1 / 2877 508
2014 724 407 1 / 2455 442
2013 831 476 1 / 2103 374
2012 857 488 1 / 2048 365
2011 935 533 1 / 1876 338
2010 1112 627 1 / 1595 292
2009 1387 756 1 / 1322 240
2008 1335 707 1 / 1414 258
2007 1170 609 1 / 1641 288
2006 1191 627 1 / 1594 282
2005 1225 664 1 / 1507 268
2004 1283 699 1 / 1430 248
2003 1357 743 1 / 1345 239
2002 1401 780 1 / 1281 223
2001 1474 819 1 / 1221 216
2000 1648 908 1 / 1101 192
1999 1686 951 1 / 1051 183
1998 1712 969 1 / 1032 176
1997 1907 1096 1 / 912 161
1996 1909 1089 1 / 918 165
1995 2148 1222 1 / 818 152
1994 2376 1331 1 / 751 134
1993 2527 1397 1 / 716 131
1992 2930 1589 1 / 629 114
1991 3279 1749 1 / 572 106
1990 3036 1600 1 / 625 110
1989 3120 1693 1 / 591 101
1988 3039 1707 1 / 586 95
1987 2699 1553 1 / 644 104
1986 2720 1586 1 / 630 102
1985 2811 1634 1 / 612 98
1984 2855 1696 1 / 590 95
1983 2714 1625 1 / 615 101
1982 2663 1573 1 / 636 113
1981 2437 1461 1 / 684 121
1980 2445 1473 1 / 679 127
1979 2300 1433 1 / 698 125
1978 2290 1495 1 / 669 127
1977 2416 1576 1 / 635 120
1976 2036 1390 1 / 720 138
1975 2361 1620 1 / 617 118
1974 2305 1571 1 / 637 125
1973 1629 1117 1 / 895 167
1972 1456 957 1 / 1045 196
1971 1470 884 1 / 1132 204
1970 1502 859 1 / 1164 209
1969 1356 804 1 / 1244 222
1968 908 554 1 / 1806 290
1967 951 576 1 / 1736 275
1966 581 343 1 / 2912 379
1965 798 452 1 / 2212 319
1964 663 350 1 / 2858 367
1963 819 425 1 / 2353 328
1962 517 263 1 / 3804 428
1961 319 158 1 / 6324 551
1960 135 67 1 / 14979 910
1959 111 55 1 / 18226 1002
1958 122 61 1 / 16483 933
1957 92 45 1 / 22220 1091
1956 116 58 1 / 17306 935
1955 83 42 1 / 23551 1099
1954 53 27 1 / 36635 1379
1953 54 29 1 / 34832 1320
1952 40 22 1 / 46363 1523
1951 40 22 1 / 45009 1481
1950 32 19 1 / 53548 1653
1949 23 13 1 / 74388 2012
1948 26 15 1 / 65304 1858
1947 40 23 1 / 44316 1488
1946 25 16 1 / 62850 1808
1945 19 15 1 / 68795 1941
1944 20 15 1 / 66357 1915
1943 17 12 1 / 82068 2151
1942 24 18 1 / 56275 1707
1941 17 14 1 / 71058 2019
1940 12 10 1 / 95283 2424
1939 13 12 1 / 84353 2299
1938 13 12 1 / 84875 2337
1937 15 14 1 / 70927 2101
1936 7 7 1 / 148610 3375
1935 8 8 1 / 131062 3158
1934 6 6 1 / 174034 3801
1933 8 8 1 / 125976 3109
1932 6 6 1 / 177841 3900
1931 5 5 1 / 212947 4331
1919 7 6 1 / 161473 3818
1916 0 0 0 0
1915 0 0 0 0
1896 5 21 1 / 47585 1583