Popularity of names in Galicia, 2015

Galicia 2015

Note: As shown in the original data from the source below, the names shown here doesn’t include any diacritics.

Once again, Martin (for the second year) and Noa (for the third year) are Galicia’s top names.

Here are the top 10 names in 2015:

BOYS

Rank Name Number Rank change N° change
1 MARTIN 421 0 27
2 HUGO 347 1 29
3 MATEO 322 -1 -4
4 PABLO 256 0 -5
5 DANIEL 232 0 -9
6 LUCAS 206 5 24
7 LEO 201 3 17
8 MANUEL 197 -1 -7
9 ADRIAN 190 0 3
10 DIEGO 181 -2 -15

GIRLS

1 NOA 269 0 -12
2 MARTINA 250 2 15
3 DANIELA 243 -1 1
4 SOFIA 223 2 14
5 SARA 215 -2 -22
6 LUCIA 199 -1 -30
7 ALBA 192 1 18
8 CARLA 164 1 -6
9 PAULA 159 -2 -25
10 VALERIA 144 2 11

The only name new to the top 10 is Lucas, replacing Nicolas, now in 24th place.

Next up, the top 5 non-new entrant risers and fallers in the top 50. Names that are italicised rose or fell in both ranking and numbers.

Big risers

Fallbacks

Rank

Number Rank Number

MAURO

ENZO NICOLAS NICOLAS

ENZO

HUGO LOIS DAVID

GAEL

MARTIN SAMUEL MARIO

TEO

LUCAS DAVID PEDRO

JORGE

GAEL MARIO IKER
     

LOIS

LEIRE LEIRE MARTA

LUCIA

OLIVIA VERA NEREA

PAULA

VERA ALMA LAURA

MARIA

LOLA ALBA CANDELA

SARA

CARMEN OLIVIA

IRENE

NEREA
ALMA      

New to the top 50:

  • Boys: Oliver, Dylan, Eric and Noel – replacing Yago, Joel, Dario and Luis
  • Girls: Vega, Jimena and Mia – replacing Andrea (was in 26th place in 2014!), Eva and Zoe

What do you think of the results? Leave your thoughts in the comments section below the source.

Source: Instituto Galego de Estatística

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