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The table below indicates the number of times the name William 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 William
Use of the Name William for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
14,907 5,995 1,589 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name William 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 William
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18802883029,535
18812893028,525
18823223129,298
18832814028,387
18843403428,896
18853533328,044
18863643528,252
18873234427,471
18883714228,704
18893574627,773
18904353527,494
18913545026,763
18924054427,783
18934863227,223
18944933427,275
18954644027,279
18964394427,750
18975293227,200
18984854127,400
18996632326,086
19005144428,596
19015453225,993
19026862526,615
19035573526,313
19047092526,418
19056822826,496
19067052826,568
19077082926,911
19085574627,528
19096823527,906
19107043738,834
191160850210,586
191255179219,613
191352993223,532
191457597229,743
1915566130238,582
1916574137240,445
1917519166242,408
1918535172245,349
1919516175243,997
1920476205250,167
1921511192351,834
1922501193351,162
1923462224352,151
1924444249353,493
1925405290353,228
1926396300451,830
1927381322451,399
1928367350449,039
1929365335447,720
1930399288447,135
1931420237443,163
1932429234442,068
1933470196438,976
1934489174440,150
1935494164440,146
1936524153439,359
1937515164440,663
1938590138442,397
1939539152442,106
1940563152444,787
1941605136447,722
1942565171454,868
1943579170455,682
1944624139452,136
1945611141450,140
1946631157459,805
1947679153466,779
1948668157461,799
1949764128461,278
1950772127660,686
1951875106662,509
1952729149662,955
1953803132661,674
1954824131661,410
1955922114659,821
1956798156658,908
1957775168656,746
1958793161654,139
1959818158751,377
1960808165749,298
1961729204747,955
1962784176744,834
1963757185744,474
1964842153744,203
1965794155640,144
1966735180638,249
1967719186637,603
1968710189636,952
1969715198637,595
1970729204738,846
1971741202735,384
1972726195930,483
1973816161928,001
19747971701026,954
19758451591025,527
19767302021124,417
19777961891224,740
19788101851324,125
19798221911324,661
19807702141425,602
19818881711524,760
19828671781525,565
19838251861625,344
19849311591624,851
19858771831624,594
19869551651524,289
19879601671524,171
19889951661624,065
1989  1524,676
1990  1624,856
1991  1923,847
1992  2023,047
1993  1822,181
1994  1921,477
1995  2020,138
1996  1820,518
1997  1919,967
1998  1420,799
1999  1420,667
2000  1120,603
2001  1020,041
2002  1120,050
2003  1119,866
2004  819,890
Totals:  14,907 3,873,287

During the last 125 years, parents have used William 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 slightly lower than actual counts because the name William appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 109 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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