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The table below indicates the number of times the name Joshua 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 Joshua
Use of the Name Joshua for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
2,918 2,918 2,565 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Joshua 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 Joshua
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  21158
1881  24441
1882  23650
1883  20255
1884  26641
1885  25443
1886  22955
1887  24741
1888  24750
1889  30033
1890  36524
1891  35424
1892  28541
1893  37723
1894  38324
1895  34329
1896  35430
1897  34829
1898  29939
1899  38024
1900  37136
1901  40022
1902  53017
1903  46021
1904  50219
1905  55718
1906  42627
1907  46026
1908  45929
1909  49228
1910  40044
1911  44943
1912  51259
1913  49278
1914  53087
1915  474136
1916  578100
1917  525121
1918  554119
1919  507138
1920  541129
1921  571123
1922  570125
1923  536130
1924  596114
1925  599111
1926  620103
1927  572117
1928  568117
1929  72974
1930  64591
1931  61195
1932  564110
1933  579100
1934  575106
1935  66580
1936  58099
1937  60792
1938  72172
1939  573101
1940  62890
1941  62893
1942  602109
1943  65196
1944  607103
1945  60799
1946  608112
1947  574139
1948  584131
1949  488184
1950  536162
1951  526169
1952  535174
1953  545168
1954  531187
1955  468245
1956  490239
1957  466274
1958  477276
1959  442327
1960  453317
1961  424349
1962  435337
1963  419369
1964  406391
1965  352462
1966  341481
1967  312565
1968  270734
1969  1971,317
1970  1502,168
1971  803,637
1972  595,034
1973  428,039
1974  2911,591
1975  2614,557
1976  1816,822
1977  1422,024
19789771411225,180
1979759212931,090
1980746222736,012
1981705239638,982
1982716242737,973
1983718232536,664
1984650268440,211
1985659276442,169
1986617307437,495
1987676273439,979
1988651298442,605
1989884208444,075
1990  443,188
1991  441,198
1992  436,184
1993  433,553
1994  431,336
1995  530,691
1996  529,134
1997  528,237
1998  428,042
1999  427,195
2000  427,459
2001  425,928
2002  325,856
2003  324,907
2004  323,778
Totals:  2,918 1,005,703

During the last 125 years, parents have used Joshua 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 significantly lower than actual counts because the name Joshua appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 12 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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