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Alaila Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Alaila?

In 2016 the rare name Alaila, ranked the 6,158th Most Popular Girls Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Alaila would be a striking name choice.

Its highest popularity RANKING of #4702 was reached in 2012.

However, the name was bestowed upon the greatest number of babies in 2008 with 30 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Alaila in any given year was less than 5, most recently in 2000.

Decidely upward trends in the number of babies given the name Alaila occurred roughly during the years 2001-2006, and 2009-2012.

For a number of years, the name Alaila has been soaring upward in popularity. In recent years however, the number of babies given the name Alaila has remained about the same.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Alaila?

Overall, when compared to its most prominent year, the name's popularity is at a high point.

The name Alaila is very unique and has recently started to plateu at its present level but may also begin to make a more decisive move up or down.

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   Alaila (Girl)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2016 20 6,158
2015 20 6,218
2014 27 5,014
2013 27 5,002
2012 30 4,702
2011 21 6,146
2010 16 7,520
2009 24 5,711
2008 30 4,882
2007 24 5,707
2006 25 5,383
2005 19 6,252
2004 15 7,399
2003 18 6,301
2002 15 7,052
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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.