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The name Katherine is a variation of Catherine.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Katherine 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 Katherine
Use of the Name Katherine for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
577,164 370,815 232,659 79,309 36,843 13,707 6,628
The table below indicates the number of times the name Katherine 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 Katherine
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880535029935
188152504  
188252591  
188356583  
188455671  
188550751  
188654744  
188753794  
188856893  
188956889  
189059900  
189162803  
189260962  
189362963  
189464948  
189565968  
1896621,047  
189765962  
189869914  
189965942  
1900651,201  
190171890  
1902681,004  
1903661,015  
1904631,12974311
1905641,190  
1906561,277  
1907551,412  
1908551,428  
1909531,555  
1910571,752  
1911551,856  
1912522,539  
1913542,791  
1914483,640  
1915494,489  
1916514,796  
1917494,959  
1918505,186  
1919514,846  
1920455,282  
1921505,141  
1922544,819  
1923604,586  
1924594,692  
1925614,230  
1926723,831  
1927733,722  
1928753,394  
1929843,010  
1930853,035  
1931922,620  
1932952,587  
19331002,324  
19341012,388  
19351032,337  
19361002,360  
19371032,483  
19381052,573  
19391012,477  
1940912,710  
1941852,998  
1942813,373  
1943763,619  
1944773,518  
1945833,370  
1946784,199  
1947764,891  
1948695,158  
1949586,040  
1950586,210  
1951556,905  
1952596,889  
1953636,550  
1954646,742  
1955657,237  
1956677,076  
1957726,637  
1958746,426  
1959796,135  
1960815,878  
1961855,631  
1962845,268  
1963875,129  
1964825,072  
1965794,707  
1966784,498  
1967764,556  
1968754,723  
1969705,170  
1970675,439  
1971675,112  
1972694,520  
1973644,422  
1974624,531  
1975584,848  
1976575,044  
1977446,026  
1978386,614  
1979367,457  
1980358,002  
1981398,418  
1982369,175  
1983349,674  
19843010,137  
19853210,114  
19862810,548  
19872810,425  
19882711,139  
19892611,415  
19902611,605  
19912511,474  
19922711,139  
19932910,502  
1994309,583  
1995308,978  
1996318,867  
1997328,507  
1998338,192  
1999367,922  
2000338,093  
2001357,857  
2002367,186  
2003357,079  
2004356,628  
Totals:  577,164 16

During the last 125 years, parents have used Katherine as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name. 

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


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