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The name Krista is of German origin, and is an alternate form of Kristina.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Krista 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 Krista
Use of the Name Krista for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
70,066 69,285 41,152 8,704 3,101 1,197 518
The table below indicates the number of times the name Krista has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Krista first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1950, which is the first 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 Krista
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1950829111  
1951783129  
1952719154  
1953699171  
1954617216  
1955592241  
1956616241  
1957632239  
1958637238  
1959559303  
1960552313  
1961524345  
1962461447  
1963420528  
1964391612  
1965328751  
1966302846  
1967291864  
19682581,047  
19692281,318  
19701372,587  
19711332,414  
19721422,046  
19731431,954  
19741531,806  
19751601,693  
19761621,593  
19771541,763  
19781561,733  
19791302,211  
19801212,528  
19811521,848  
19821731,693  
19831422,042  
19841342,167  
19851342,182  
1986933,049  
19871082,553  
19881112,563  
19891372,225  
19901442,144  
19911551,912  
19921502,024  
19931651,894  
19941821,624  
19952021,467  
19962211,312  
19972681,077  
1998317944  
1999366803  
2000408691  
2001446620  
2002474593  
2003440679  
2004543518  
Totals:  70,066 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Krista 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 Krista appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 55 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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