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The name Carmen is of Spanish origin, and means song.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Carmen has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Carmen
Use of the Name Carmen for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
123,460 81,223 29,735 11,142 6,003 2,627 1,342
The table below indicates the number of times the name Carmen has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Carmen first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1881, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Carmen
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18816907  
18827527  
18837048  
188456114  
188543024  
188655716  
188766612  
188848726  
188947627  
189049228  
189145931  
189241541  
189343339  
189439949  
189554829  
1896417488358
189739753  
1898390638168
18994763867010
19003559185210
19013497660612
190236875  
19033279070511
19043717969212
19053588870412
190628613450720
190731112548823
190832112278612
190928815650426
191028918042141
191127519737356
191229723239395
1913270298375125
1914268374357173
1915268481370210
1916271505311279
1917264559347257
1918254637351272
1919255631355261
1920237755345289
1921234778335315
1922231782326314
1923210925332305
1924207943308343
1925209937310337
1926201956316321
19271971,024316328
19281991,015312323
19291881,063338270
19301841,040335274
1931196929359241
1932204886362237
1933208831330264
1934207854364225
1935205830377208
1936199847378209
1937216775378214
1938215791399204
1939214776400202
1940211826386218
1941195957380231
1942205993375262
19432041,030404231
1944208943432197
1945218871454169
19462191,067434212
19472121,237437235
19482041,313438232
19491891,449444224
19501861,460473200
19511841,563476201
19521851,605490206
19531851,718471217
19541841,778494215
19551682,045519196
19561662,201521206
19571722,216503236
19581772,123516223
19591742,205517231
19601672,436587177
19611702,392535220
19621702,410579181
19631682,348603168
19641612,379591178
19651662,142605159
19661632,115637135
19671572,172641135
19681422,265614153
19691492,196662142
19701522,201728127
19711532,132729127
19721441,962718123
19731561,751770106
19741571,74985189
19751511,774771115
19761601,61585794
19771661,62486995
19781821,425833105
19791721,610  
19801831,460895100
19811881,441860105
19822091,310  
19832071,221  
19842041,295  
19852231,167  
19862211,196  
19872341,149  
19882241,161  
19892311,190  
19902171,316  
19912301,231  
19922281,202  
19932541,089  
19942391,165  
19952711,004  
1996321869  
19972841,012  
19982761,119  
19992761,135  
20002711,189  
20012671,168  
20023031,019  
20032531,285  
20042391,342  
Totals:  123,460 14,532

During the last 125 years, parents have used Carmen as a girl's name about 89% of the time and less frequently (about 10% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Carmen appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 124 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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