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Kalev Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Kalev?

The rare name Kalev was the 5,616th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States in 2018.

Kalev, is a possible choice for parents seeking a more unique name.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #4,613 in 2014 with 21 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Kalev was less than 5, most recently in 2006.

Approximately during the years 2010-2014 the name Kalev took a definitive turn upwards in popularity.

Where is the name Kalev popularity headed?

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

Kalev's popularity has been soaring upward for some time. Of late however, the number of parents selecting the name Kalev for their newborn has remained about the same.

The name Kalev is mostly unused 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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   Kalev (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 16 5,616
2017 8 9,234
2016 14 6,177
2015 13 6,499
2014 21 4,613
2013 15 5,793
2012 14 6,139
2011 11 7,230
2010 8 9,226
2009 6 11,708
2008 5 13,557
2007 6 11,649
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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.