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Aalijah Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Aalijah?

In 2017 the rare name Aalijah, ranked the 7,056th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Aalijah would be a striking name choice.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #4,527 in 2014 with 21 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Aalijah in any given year was less than 5, most recently in 2001.

Approximately during the years 2011-2014 the name Aalijah took a definitive turn upwards in popularity.

Sometimes the name Aalijah has been more popular as a girls name and sometimes it has been more popular as a boys.

Aalijah's popularity has steadily increased for some time. In recent years however, the number of babies given the name Aalijah has dropped.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Aalijah?

Currently, the name is at a mid point when compared to its most popular year.

The name Aalijah is mostly unused and has recently started to drift downward in popularity.

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   Aalijah (Girl)Aalijah (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2017 15 7,390 11 7,056
2016 8 11,737 11 7,135
2015 12 8,903 17 5,280
2014 12 8,946 21 4,527
2013 11 9,595 11 7,015
2012 7 13,469 14 5,989
2011 7 13,336 15 5,667
2010 < 5 -- 15 5,735
2009 7 13,696 12 6,792
2008 5 17,490 15 5,757
2007 8 12,663 10 7,583
2006 5 17,164 5 12,048
2005 < 5 -- 12 6,218
2004 6 14,170 9 7,532
2003 6 13,840 10 6,716
2002 9 10,237 6 9,390
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United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.