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Jacqueline Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Jacqueline?

In 2018 the somewhat popular name Jacqueline, ranked the 339th Most Popular Girls Name in the United States.

Presently one of the top 500 most popular, Jacqueline has been less popular than the top 1000 in the past.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #37 for the first time in 1961 and as recently as 1964 with 11,976 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Jacqueline was less than 5, most recently in 1895.

Approximately during the years 1902-1908, 1909-1930, 1939-1947, 1948-1951, and 1977-1982, the name Jacqueline took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 1956-1959, 1964-1976, 2000-2012, and 2013-2017.

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

Jacqueline's popularity has been spiralling downward for some time. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name Jacqueline for their newborn has dropped.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Jacqueline?

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

The name Jacqueline is chosen by a number of parents but will probably continue to drift downward in popularity.

Relative to what it once was, Jacqueline is much less frequently used as a given name.

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   Jacqueli. (Girl)Jacqueli. (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 939 339 < 5 --
2017 925 349 < 5 --
2016 1,134 278 < 5 --
2015 1,231 258 < 5 --
2014 1,308 248 < 5 --
2013 1,329 238 < 5 --
2012 1,319 243 < 5 --
2011 1,559 201 < 5 --
2010 1,806 171 < 5 --
2009 1,967 162 < 5 --
2008 2,263 152 5 13,312
2007 2,620 133 8 9,222
2006 2,857 118 8 9,041
2005 2,849 116 11 6,819
2004 3,065 108 9 7,779
2003 3,399 100 8 8,138
2002 3,752 81 5 11,365
2001 4,299 70 12 5,803
2000 5,036 64 12 5,710
1999 3,901 79 10 6,219
1998 3,500 95 6 8,920
1997 4,278 77 15 4,330
1996 4,863 69 16 4,084
1995 4,791 70 12 4,918
1994 5,184 65 18 3,662
1993 4,515 74 20 3,297
1992 4,688 76 17 3,667
1991 4,987 70 16 3,719
1990 5,238 67 30 2,337
1989 5,444 64 39 1,909
1988 5,545 62 32 2,013
1987 5,626 54 32 1,953
1986 5,038 57 34 1,809
1985 5,245 60 30 1,936
1984 5,547 56 21 2,391
1983 5,403 53 29 1,877
1982 5,492 54 27 2,025
1981 4,335 67 16 2,823
1980 3,878 81 18 2,659
1979 3,742 80 6 5,651
1978 3,577 82 21 2,241
1977 3,145 92 21 2,237
1976 2,949 99 12 3,153
1975 3,314 90 15 2,694
1974 3,575 83 14 2,725
1973 3,499 88 17 2,350
1972 3,803 79 18 2,194
1971 4,787 75 19 2,160
1970 5,577 66 15 2,438
1969 5,923 62 24 1,702
1968 6,742 50 19 1,863
1967 6,953 52 33 1,323
1966 8,357 47 25 1,557
1965 9,414 47 33 1,345
1964 11,976 37 48 1,102
1963 8,556 51 38 1,265
1962 9,828 44 25 1,601
1961 10,986 37 32 1,420
1960 5,649 85 16 2,071
1959 4,322 111 19 1,885
1958 4,786 99 6 3,710
1957 5,287 91 15 2,139
1956 6,068 78 6 3,707
1955 6,042 73 19 1,814
1954 6,514 68 9 2,840
1953 7,134 58 9 2,800
1952 6,938 58 12 2,316
1951 6,918 56 20 1,703
1950 6,452 55 15 1,974
1949 6,040 58 9 2,696
1948 5,837 58 10 2,517
1947 6,010 59 7 3,221
1946 5,083 62 13 2,084
1945 3,988 63 12 2,055
1944 3,974 64 13 2,036
1943 4,188 65 13 2,115
1942 3,831 69 13 2,090
1941 3,388 73 11 2,264
1940 3,217 76 20 1,544
1939 3,388 72 14 1,920
1938 3,632 69 18 1,647
1937 3,398 70 11 2,268
1936 3,361 66 14 1,924
1935 3,116 79 12 2,188
1934 3,036 80 11 2,327
1933 2,756 86 13 2,041
1932 2,874 85 18 1,747
1931 3,136 78 < 5 --
1930 3,413 74 12 2,371
1929 2,970 87 15 2,051
1928 2,738 97 10 2,750
1927 2,447 115 < 5 --
1926 2,245 119 6 3,942
1925 1,991 135 8 3,269
1924 1,771 148 < 5 --
1923 1,402 165 6 4,022
1922 1,021 201 < 5 --
1921 757 239 < 5 --
1920 540 282 < 5 --
1919 396 317 < 5 --
1918 286 386 < 5 --
1917 237 411 < 5 --
1916 176 483 < 5 --
1915 182 456 < 5 --
1914 132 481 < 5 --
1913 133 428 < 5 --
1912 89 513 < 5 --
1911 53 587 < 5 --
1910 56 546 < 5 --
1909 50 536 < 5 --
1908 57 478 < 5 --
1907 45 539 < 5 --
1906 24 748 < 5 --
1905 29 659 < 5 --
1904 23 741 < 5 --
1903 14 948 < 5 --
1902 18 832 < 5 --
1901 19 752 < 5 --
1900 20 843 < 5 --
1899 9 1,141 < 5 --
1898 14 941 < 5 --
1897 5 1,655 < 5 --
1896 7 1,358 < 5 --
1895 < 5 -- < 5 --
1894 5 1,583 < 5 --
1893 8 1,127 < 5 --
1892 < 5 -- < 5 --
1891 7 1,149 < 5 --
1890 < 5 -- < 5 --
1889 < 5 -- < 5 --
1888 < 5 -- < 5 --
1887 < 5 -- < 5 --
1886 < 5 -- < 5 --
1885 < 5 -- < 5 --
1884 < 5 -- < 5 --
1883 < 5 -- < 5 --
1882 < 5 -- < 5 --
1881 < 5 -- < 5 --
1880 < 5 -- < 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.