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Lonnie Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Lonnie?

Ranking 1,788th in popularity in the United States for boys in 2017, the name Lonnie is rare.

Although not currently within the top 1000, Lonnie has seen higher popularity rankings.

Position 114, its highest popularity RANKING, was reached for the first time in 1896 and as recently as 1901.

However, the name was bestowed upon the greatest number of babies in 1947 with 2,083 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Lonnie was 53 in 1880.

Decidely upward trends in the number of babies given the name Lonnie occurred roughly during the years 1885-1888, 1908-1916, and 1935-1947, whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 1969-1973, 1980-1983, 1991-1998, and 2004-2007.

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

How popular will Lonnie be?

The popularity trend for Lonnie has steadily decreased for a while. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name Lonnie for their newborn has dropped.

The name Lonnie is quite distinctive and will probably continue to drift downward in popularity.

Relative to what it once was, Lonnie has fallen out of favor as a given name.

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   Lonnie (Girl)Lonnie (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2017 10 10,349 85 1,788
2016 12 9,167 113 1,505
2015 12 9,254 122 1,407
2014 8 12,589 120 1,405
2013 6 15,719 118 1,417
2012 8 12,913 114 1,453
2011 8 12,879 112 1,464
2010 6 16,135 125 1,362
2009 7 14,587 138 1,276
2008 5 19,281 149 1,188
2007 5 19,319 110 1,461
2006 < 5 -- 166 1,073
2005 10 10,609 165 1,023
2004 11 9,625 153 1,053
2003 < 5 -- 148 1,052
2002 6 14,664 178 907
2001 7 12,873 179 882
2000 11 8,920 194 825
1999 7 12,138 205 776
1998 < 5 -- 194 789
1997 13 7,111 224 706
1996 16 5,947 246 671
1995 15 6,134 265 639
1994 11 7,931 321 575
1993 14 6,467 317 577
1992 21 4,786 354 540
1991 17 5,556 394 497
1990 19 4,974 377 508
1989 26 3,846 417 461
1988 18 4,764 415 443
1987 34 2,880 399 446
1986 19 4,281 419 419
1985 25 3,471 474 380
1984 20 3,933 505 360
1983 41 2,336 519 350
1982 31 2,931 653 303
1981 37 2,547 639 301
1980 44 2,266 695 294
1979 40 2,367 735 279
1978 26 3,056 699 278
1977 34 2,536 848 242
1976 34 2,416 833 242
1975 41 2,113 873 236
1974 37 2,198 922 228
1973 56 1,635 985 221
1972 47 1,818 1,098 207
1971 39 2,128 1,271 195
1970 75 1,397 1,383 194
1969 55 1,620 1,387 192
1968 65 1,394 1,444 181
1967 54 1,533 1,325 185
1966 57 1,468 1,430 178
1965 71 1,285 1,502 175
1964 86 1,194 1,600 171
1963 99 1,095 1,575 189
1962 86 1,191 1,563 194
1961 100 1,099 1,594 191
1960 94 1,126 1,704 183
1959 95 1,101 1,776 173
1958 110 990 1,773 171
1957 117 953 2,047 157
1956 119 927 2,012 156
1955 101 994 1,855 154
1954 105 942 1,974 146
1953 129 814 1,923 147
1952 123 824 1,888 148
1951 118 825 1,947 139
1950 132 752 2,000 135
1949 111 840 2,015 135
1948 137 721 2,039 135
1947 151 686 2,083 137
1946 141 674 1,776 136
1945 135 627 1,463 143
1944 120 684 1,434 148
1943 114 723 1,462 144
1942 88 820 1,317 148
1941 98 710 1,204 147
1940 103 684 1,102 153
1939 87 733 1,070 150
1938 85 752 997 160
1937 74 801 855 171
1936 81 745 749 177
1935 68 836 759 178
1934 75 779 753 180
1933 70 795 736 176
1932 64 871 760 179
1931 79 754 721 183
1930 68 875 716 194
1929 89 745 722 190
1928 70 875 708 197
1927 85 789 709 199
1926 67 918 660 207
1925 96 754 707 200
1924 89 789 716 196
1923 70 884 670 202
1922 92 764 704 195
1921 70 887 643 209
1920 92 760 740 186
1919 79 795 592 210
1918 83 787 658 195
1917 67 839 597 196
1916 56 909 567 202
1915 58 863 546 199
1914 51 821 468 186
1913 48 762 351 191
1912 43 766 327 179
1911 30 796 213 158
1910 44 643 217 148
1909 35 679 209 129
1908 23 817 169 142
1907 31 684 182 131
1906 43 533 156 132
1905 35 592 179 120
1904 17 898 133 147
1903 30 601 145 129
1902 25 681 138 138
1901 21 713 148 114
1900 33 619 186 125
1899 25 623 119 135
1898 25 656 129 138
1897 26 605 114 142
1896 11 1,024 159 114
1895 23 652 120 135
1894 23 619 138 117
1893 27 541 114 131
1892 12 882 120 134
1891 17 656 117 118
1890 16 681 107 135
1889 24 525 106 136
1888 11 819 101 150
1887 15 602 76 166
1886 15 593 88 158
1885 15 565 74 177
1884 5 1,102 88 158
1883 9 673 91 141
1882 13 520 78 173
1881 5 901 77 158
1880 13 482 53 223

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.