Popularity of names in Galicia, 2014

Galicia 2014

Last year in Galicia, Martín took over Hugo as the top boy name while Noa retains her lead as the top girl name for the second year in a row.

Let’s take a look at the top 10 for both genders. Please note that the original data that I put up here doesn’t include accents in these names.
Boys

Rank Name Nº babies Rank change
1 MARTIN 394 +5
2 MATEO 326 0
3 HUGO 318 -2
4 PABLO 261 -1
5 DANIEL 241 0
6 NICOLAS 206 -2
7 MANUEL 204 0
8 DIEGO 196 +3
9 ADRIAN 187 +1
10 LEO 184 +1

Girls

Rank Name Nº babies Rank change
1 NOA 281 0
2 DANIELA 242 +1
3 SARA 237 -1
4 MARTINA 235 +3
5 LUCIA 229 -1
6 SOFIA 209 0
7 PAULA 184 2
8 ALBA 174 0
9 CARLA 170 -4
10 MARIA 164 0

Newcomers into the top 50 are:

Gender Rank Name Nº babies
Female 42 OLIVIA 64
Female 47 ALMA 51
Female 48 EVA 50
Male 38 THIAGO 72
Male 48 DARIO 52
Male 50 LUIS 49

They replaced: Celia, Vega and Aldara for girls & Raúl, Ángel and Héctor for boys.

Source: Instituto Galego de Estatística

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