Indexes of Given Names


The Most Popular Given Names for Finnish Speaking Girls Born in 1998 (All Names)

Name

Number

% of all names

Maria 2,810 10.64
Emilia 1,699 6.43
Sofia 1,292 4.89
Katariina 967 3.66
5 Julia 947 3.59
Johanna 945 3.58
Eveliina 790 2.99
Elina 759 2.87
Karoliina 756 2.86
10 Kristiina 708 2.68
Susanna 668 2.53
Laura 543 2.06
Iida 527 2.00
Amanda 518 1.96
15 Anna 507 1.92
Anniina 503 1.91
Helena 494 1.87
Roosa 483 1.83
Jenna 475 1.80
20 Emma 472 1.79
Annika 465 1.76
Pauliina 462 1.75
Anni 439 1.66
Ida 434 1.64
25 Tuulia 423 1.60
Noora 419 1.59
Sara 419 1.59
Aino 402 1.52
Veera 383 1.45
30 Jasmin 368 1.39
Total 21,077 79.83

 

The Most Popular Given Names for Swedish Speaking Girls Born in 1998 (All Names)

Name

Number

% of all names

Maria 181 0.69
Sofia 112 0.42
Alexandra 94 0.36
Emilia 83 0.31
5 Elisabeth 76 0.29
Anna 73 0.28
Ida 68 0.26
Linnea 64 0.24
Johanna 59 0.22
10 Emma 55 0.21
Amanda 50 0.19
Helena 45 0.19
Julia 44 0.17
Elin 41 0.16
15 Margareta 39 0.15
Matilda 39 0.15
Kristina 35 0.13
Hanna 32 0.12
Victoria 30 0.11
20 Katarina 29 0.11
Linnea 29 0.11
Cecilia 28 0.11
Alice 25 0.09
Marie 25 0.09
25 Ellen 24 0.09
Elisabet 23 0.09
Janina 23 0.09
Jessica 22 0.08
Fanny 21 0.08
30 Jenny 21 0.08
Lina 21 0.08
Olivia 21 0.08
Total 1,532 5.80

 

The Most Popular Given Names for Finnish Speaking Boys Born in 1998 (All Names)

Name

Number

% of all names

Juhani 1,737 6.31
Mikael 1,718 6.24
Johannes 1,472 5.35
Aleksi 1,344 4.89
5 Matias 1,294 4.70
Kristian 1,058 3.85
Valtteri 1,026 3.73
Oskari 1,013 3.68
Petteri 1,002 3.64
10 Juho 782 2.84
Santeri 768 2.79
Olavi 762 2.77
Tapani 739 2.69
Antero 678 2.46
15 Ville 669 2.43
Joonas 608 2.21
Markus 608 2.21
Tapio 573 2.08
Eemeli 568 2.06
20 Ilmari 554 2.01
Teemu 543 1.97
Niko 540 1.96
Antti 537 1.95
Eetu 507 1.84
25 Lauri 500 1.82
Jere 472 1.72
Joona 469 1.70
Sakari 461 1.68
Tuomas 450 1.64
30 Jesse 448 1.63
Total 23,900 86.87

 

The Most Popular Given Names for Swedish Speaking Boys Born in 1998 (All Names)

Name

Number

% of all names

Alexander 134 0.49
Erik 104 0.38
Mikael 103 0.37
Johannes 101 0.37
5 Johan 91 0.33
Emil 73 0.27
Carl 69 0.25
Sebastian 66 0.24
Henrik 60 0.22
10 Karl 60 0.22
Andreas 52 0.19
Anders 50 0.18
William 50 0.18
Anton 49 0.18
15 Oskar 44 0.16
Axel 43 0.16
Benjamin 41 0.15
Wilhelm 41 0.15
Robin 37 0.13
20 Christian 36 0.13
Daniel 36 0.13
Jonathan 36 0.13
Viktor 36 0.13
Fredrik 35 0.13
25 Joel 33 0.12
Kim 33 0.12
Rasmus 33 0.12
Gustav 32 0.12
Oliver 32 0.12
30 Jan 30 0.11
Jonas 30 0.11
Total 1,670 6.07

In 1998 a total of 58,082 children were born. Names were given to 53,915 children, of which 26,308 were Finnish speaking girls, 1,457 Swedish speaking girls, 25,137 Finnish speaking boys and 1,668 Swedish speaking boys.

Source: The Population Register Centre / http://www.vaestorekisterikeskus.fi/etunimsu.htm and http://www.vaestorekisterikeskus.fi/etunimsv.htm / 21.3.1999.