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The name Faith is of English origin, and means faith.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Faith 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 Faith
Use of the Name Faith for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
84,600 70,214 52,857 40,618 26,718 10,868 5,315
The table below indicates the number of times the name Faith has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  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 Faith
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18807816  
18818695  
18826459  
1883    
18849606  
188570810  
188656116  
1887    
188873813  
188964816  
189088710  
189149827  
189262421  
189380614  
189461423  
189569321  
189659827  
189762025  
189851337  
189957029  
190061533  
190158029  
190276521  
190358032  
190467127  
190585719  
190656539  
190785220  
190865335  
190962739  
191073034  
191162847  
191260566  
191357878  
191459890  
1915578126  
1916636113  
1917535156  
1918531174  
1919558152  
1920564163  
1921516189  
1922463220  
1923464220  
1924456233  
1925460225  
1926453225  
1927476215  
1928472211  
1929477200  
1930442232  
1931400261  
1932344340  
1933345328  
1934351324  
1935362302  
1936329355  
1937349338  
1938360327  
1939316382  
1940330372  
1941299463  
1942286574  
1943290568  
1944321446  
1945333426  
1946363434  
1947374457  
1948399399  
1949405388  
1950378459  
1951327585  
1952337602  
1953337602  
1954326676  
1955304798  
1956314780  
1957318826  
1958336789  
1959323837  
1960318872  
1961335783  
1962351731  
1963336793  
1964336805  
1965343705  
1966355654  
1967373593  
1968404532  
1969422522  
1970415543  
1971406527  
1972392526  
1973397510  
1974384540  
1975375555  
1976342636  
1977294800  
1978276839  
1979283861  
1980305803  
1981305793  
1982345684  
1983344664  
1984363635  
1985405558  
1986371631  
1987405560  
1988383621  
1989365707  
1990295941  
19912601,072  
19922451,132  
19932451,133  
19942181,305  
19951721,745  
19961492,154  
19971242,571  
19981063,208  
1999764,222  
2000664,985  
2001535,384  
2002485,481  
2003505,553  
2004535,315  
Totals:  84,600 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Faith as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Faith appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 123 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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