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The name Katy is of English origin, and is a diminutive form of Kate.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Katy 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 Katy
Use of the Name Katy for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
15,984 14,463 10,304 2,283 904 231 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Katy has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Katy last appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 2003, the last 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 Katy
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18807087  
1881    
18829755  
1883    
1884    
18858787  
1886    
188777010  
18889948  
1889    
189077513  
189192310  
1892    
189381314  
189492512  
189578017  
1896    
189784515  
1898    
189980417  
190092917  
190184216  
190270424  
1903    
190494815  
190598815  
190690617  
190776624  
190889920  
190985723  
1910    
1911    
1912    
1913    
191493540  
1915    
1916    
1917    
1918    
191986466  
192097357  
1921    
1922    
192390965  
192498860  
192592965  
1926    
1927    
1928    
192995857  
1930    
1931    
1932    
1933    
193499548  
193591657  
193683166  
193789759  
193895256  
193977678  
194079280  
194181778  
194294769  
194395668  
194494368  
1945    
194693978  
1947    
1948    
1949    
1950    
1951    
1952    
1953    
1954    
1955    
1956    
1957949118  
1958845146  
1959759179  
1960753185  
1961799171  
1962753189  
1963832158  
1964831160  
1965844140  
1966975110  
1967    
1968    
1969924132  
1970829165  
1971879152  
1972872147  
1973800163  
1974733194  
1975715207  
1976678219  
1977547323  
1978451440  
1979445461  
1980429501  
1981391579  
1982408561  
1983393557  
1984386569  
1985361654  
1986362656  
1987351672  
1988407588  
1989424585  
1990514469  
1991549428  
1992519458  
1993594395  
1994629349  
1995654328  
1996772273  
1997756279  
1998828257  
1999881242  
2000965219  
2001987217  
2002941237  
2003998231  
Totals:  15,984 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Katy 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 somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Katy appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 85 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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