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James name image The table below indicates the number of times the name James 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 James
Use of the Name James for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
21,9099,7612,6030000
The table below indicates the number of times the name James 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 James
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
18803442235,927
18813302435,443
18824381835,892
18833672535,225
18843433335,695
18854082635,177
18864032935,355
18875181934,768
18883594535,563
18894922635,021
18904523335,097
18914643134,517
18926052235,400
18936062335,028
18945882535,111
18955063435,336
18965872835,209
18975433035,115
18986012935,321
18996002734,600
19005274137,262
19015673034,735
19026073035,590
19036362835,484
19046752735,860
19055903536,043
19065813735,912
19075404536,706
19086843237,007
19095255237,584
19105136429,185
19115036839,942
191254581317,632
191352594320,815
1914546106326,266
1915495155333,793
1916506166335,592
1917486182337,323
1918461212342,202
1919482191342,440
1920425248447,952
1921456231449,746
1922430241449,824
1923401280450,492
1924421275452,902
1925357365452,629
1926351362353,127
1927339389353,530
1928318430352,692
1929325395252,064
1930323419253,853
1931343347251,044
1932356319251,858
1933369297251,037
1934400264254,188
1935422238254,916
1936428229254,604
1937406253256,521
1938406272259,054
1939414267159,677
1940423261162,441
1941428256166,618
1942429285177,294
1943452269179,838
1944472228176,689
1945452251174,346
1946493248187,094
1947518256194,475
1948519253188,337
1949505258186,656
1950512252186,021
1951514261186,931
1952529259187,059
1953576236285,809
1954599229286,206
1955591242384,060
1956595253284,777
1957579278284,149
1958620253378,696
1959571294378,506
1960582288376,820
1961599284475,773
1962618263472,500
1963550310471,295
1964557315472,977
1965545302467,656
1966551295365,161
1967533312361,670
1968552309460,700
1969545328359,931
1970531356261,692
1971581300254,529
1972556297347,057
1973531316442,833
1974614253541,321
1975621253439,539
1976615254538,266
1977615273539,966
1978626268539,837
1979665262539,333
1980663271539,252
1981652271738,234
1982580314638,830
1983618283636,292
1984696239735,796
1985645287735,822
1986673273734,005
1987731247832,600
1988771242932,469
1989982176932,709
1990  832,329
1991  730,481
1992  928,491
1993  1426,237
1994  1424,739
1995  1722,698
1996  1721,141
1997  1720,386
1998  1819,649
1999  1918,504
2000  1817,927
2001  1916,988
2002  1816,859
2003  1816,752
2004  1716,166
Totals:  21,909 4,954,097

During the last 125 years, parents have used James as a girl's name about 0% of the time and more frequently (about 99% 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 James appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 110 times during the last 125 years.


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