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Chloe Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Chloe?

Ranking 25th in popularity in the United States for girls in 2018, the name Chloe is very popular.

Currently in the top 50, this name has not always been in the top 1000.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #9 for the first time in 2009 and as recently as 2010.

The greatest number of babies were given the name in 2009 with 11,909 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Chloe in any given year was 14 in 1881.

Chloe, decisively moved upwards in popularity around the years 1885-1888, 1908-1911, 1912-1915, 1966-1969, 1970-1978, 1979-2002, and 2003-2008, whereas clearly downward trends happened around 1953-1957, and 2010-2017.

Chloe's popularity is at a mid point when measured against its most notable year.

How popular will Chloe be?

Chloe's popularity has been moving upward for some time. In recent years however, the number of babies given the name Chloe has dropped.

The name Chloe is favored by many parents but has recently started to drift downward in popularity.

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   Chloe (Girl)Chloe (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 6,626 25 6 10,966
2017 6,944 22 8 8,977
2016 7,461 20 13 6,409
2015 7,930 17 10 7,576
2014 8,538 18 6 10,955
2013 8,788 14 15 5,709
2012 9,661 11 15 5,759
2011 10,991 10 12 6,650
2010 11,754 9 13 6,410
2009 11,909 9 14 6,149
2008 11,824 10 15 5,807
2007 10,748 16 16 5,471
2006 10,402 18 16 5,338
2005 9,595 19 14 5,619
2004 8,727 23 67 1,836
2003 9,080 24 11 6,325
2002 8,900 25 17 4,528
2001 8,177 30 13 5,424
2000 7,094 38 11 5,978
1999 4,965 63 8 7,256
1998 3,793 87 6 8,656
1997 3,015 109 < 5 --
1996 2,781 112 6 8,115
1995 2,335 136 < 5 --
1994 2,079 155 < 5 --
1993 1,956 158 < 5 --
1992 1,893 161 < 5 --
1991 1,671 179 < 5 --
1990 1,369 212 < 5 --
1989 862 302 11 4,565
1988 475 479 < 5 --
1987 506 439 < 5 --
1986 466 461 < 5 --
1985 352 559 < 5 --
1984 308 588 < 5 --
1983 181 844 < 5 --
1982 182 853 < 5 --
1981 129 1,083 < 5 --
1980 139 1,031 < 5 --
1979 102 1,252 < 5 --
1978 118 1,106 < 5 --
1977 93 1,276 < 5 --
1976 85 1,288 < 5 --
1975 65 1,545 < 5 --
1974 52 1,737 < 5 --
1973 45 1,857 < 5 --
1972 30 2,402 < 5 --
1971 29 2,548 < 5 --
1970 25 2,793 < 5 --
1969 27 2,536 < 5 --
1968 23 2,640 < 5 --
1967 20 2,794 < 5 --
1966 15 3,282 < 5 --
1965 15 3,281 < 5 --
1964 22 2,685 < 5 --
1963 21 2,718 < 5 --
1962 24 2,469 < 5 --
1961 17 3,075 < 5 --
1960 21 2,660 < 5 --
1959 38 1,798 < 5 --
1958 17 2,873 < 5 --
1957 19 2,672 < 5 --
1956 24 2,262 < 5 --
1955 25 2,162 < 5 --
1954 30 1,910 < 5 --
1953 42 1,506 < 5 --
1952 26 1,983 < 5 --
1951 38 1,530 < 5 --
1950 37 1,529 < 5 --
1949 31 1,707 < 5 --
1948 38 1,498 < 5 --
1947 49 1,304 < 5 --
1946 57 1,121 < 5 --
1945 34 1,380 < 5 --
1944 47 1,142 < 5 --
1943 68 953 < 5 --
1942 66 961 < 5 --
1941 78 816 < 5 --
1940 75 820 < 5 --
1939 66 862 < 5 --
1938 81 775 < 5 --
1937 83 746 < 5 --
1936 91 699 < 5 --
1935 71 804 < 5 --
1934 78 756 < 5 --
1933 73 769 < 5 --
1932 81 748 < 5 --
1931 60 891 < 5 --
1930 94 719 < 5 --
1929 75 815 < 5 --
1928 64 926 < 5 --
1927 67 913 < 5 --
1926 64 932 < 5 --
1925 62 947 < 5 --
1924 78 850 < 5 --
1923 72 866 < 5 --
1922 74 855 < 5 --
1921 92 762 < 5 --
1920 98 730 < 5 --
1919 75 812 < 5 --
1918 99 724 < 5 --
1917 104 666 < 5 --
1916 127 596 < 5 --
1915 119 600 < 5 --
1914 68 702 < 5 --
1913 70 618 < 5 --
1912 69 583 < 5 --
1911 69 496 < 5 --
1910 50 586 < 5 --
1909 40 614 < 5 --
1908 42 575 < 5 --
1907 43 556 < 5 --
1906 52 472 < 5 --
1905 42 530 < 5 --
1904 52 452 < 5 --
1903 56 426 < 5 --
1902 42 485 < 5 --
1901 37 501 < 5 --
1900 72 390 < 5 --
1899 54 391 < 5 --
1898 65 385 < 5 --
1897 50 415 < 5 --
1896 53 387 < 5 --
1895 73 334 < 5 --
1894 67 340 < 5 --
1893 76 311 < 5 --
1892 76 311 < 5 --
1891 48 359 < 5 --
1890 60 326 < 5 --
1889 64 301 < 5 --
1888 62 304 < 5 --
1887 41 333 < 5 --
1886 34 366 < 5 --
1885 34 342 < 5 --
1884 36 327 < 5 --
1883 19 437 < 5 --
1882 33 307 < 5 --
1881 14 450 < 5 --
1880 20 367 < 5 --

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.