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The name Sofia is of Greek origin, and is an alternate form of Sophia.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Sofia 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 Sofia
Use of the Name Sofia for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
28,559 27,272 25,710 20,790 15,291 7,871 4,398
The table below indicates the number of times the name Sofia has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Sofia first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1881, 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 Sofia
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18818136  
1882    
1883    
1884    
1885    
188677210  
1887    
188879112  
188979512  
1890    
189174614  
189279015  
1893    
1894    
189597512  
1896    
1897    
189874521  
1899    
190093917  
190191114  
1902    
1903    
1904    
1905    
190686619  
190794317  
190896718  
190964138  
191070237  
191176433  
191290032  
191381942  
191496738  
1915    
191695852  
191791558  
1918    
1919    
192093861  
192193264  
192298958  
192396160  
192492668  
192585177  
1926    
192796063  
192886172  
192993260  
193080778  
193189760  
1932    
1933    
1934    
193599249  
1936    
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1966    
1967    
1968    
1969952126  
1970    
1971874154  
1972940131  
1973901139  
1974894144  
1975870154  
1976855160  
1977795189  
1978856172  
1979817193  
1980835187  
1981665265  
1982724239  
1983663260  
1984676251  
1985690258  
1986737242  
1987622309  
1988687280  
1989648318  
1990647348  
1991519448  
1992528450  
1993449557  
1994491508  
1995427607  
1996361766  
19972491,180  
19982321,345  
19991951,601  
20001612,089  
20011452,281  
20021123,050  
2003973,473  
2004694,398  
Totals:  28,559 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Sofia 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 Sofia appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 68 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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