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Lydia Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Lydia?

Ranking 89th in popularity in the United States for girls in 2018, the name Lydia is popular.

Currently in the top 100, this name has been part of the top 500 most popular since 1880, when the Social Security Administration began record keeping.

Its highest popularity RANKING of #75 was reached in 1883.

Nonetheless, the name was given to the greatest number of children in 2014 with 3,640 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Lydia in any given year was 299 in 1881.

Approximately during the years 1911-1915, 1944-1948, 1950-1953, 1978-1984, 1986-1990, 1991-2002, and 2009-2014 the name Lydia took a definitive turn upwards in popularity.

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

How popular will Lydia be?

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

The name Lydia is favored by many parents 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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   Lydia (Girl)Lydia (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 3,184 89 < 5 --
2017 3,327 85 7 10,335
2016 3,613 80 < 5 --
2015 3,498 80 < 5 --
2014 3,640 84 < 5 --
2013 3,256 96 5 13,281
2012 3,168 95 < 5 --
2011 3,084 96 < 5 --
2010 2,833 111 6 11,642
2009 2,824 118 < 5 --
2008 2,870 120 < 5 --
2007 2,767 124 < 5 --
2006 2,662 130 5 13,247
2005 2,770 119 7 9,740
2004 2,623 126 16 5,153
2003 2,631 127 < 5 --
2002 2,502 137 < 5 --
2001 2,356 140 < 5 --
2000 2,311 148 < 5 --
1999 2,174 148 < 5 --
1998 2,066 153 < 5 --
1997 1,935 160 < 5 --
1996 1,812 173 < 5 --
1995 1,755 171 < 5 --
1994 1,602 188 < 5 --
1993 1,421 206 < 5 --
1992 1,412 203 < 5 --
1991 1,378 214 < 5 --
1990 1,405 204 < 5 --
1989 1,261 217 5 8,723
1988 1,174 221 < 5 --
1987 1,208 219 10 4,447
1986 1,127 229 13 3,571
1985 1,219 212 < 5 --
1984 1,200 217 8 4,811
1983 1,023 239 5 6,902
1982 1,053 240 5 6,967
1981 938 268 < 5 --
1980 863 287 5 6,872
1979 804 296 5 6,666
1978 706 325 5 6,402
1977 764 312 < 5 --
1976 746 309 < 5 --
1975 669 333 7 4,606
1974 722 316 < 5 --
1973 676 329 < 5 --
1972 754 318 7 4,262
1971 845 315 < 5 --
1970 924 307 5 5,163
1969 809 320 < 5 --
1968 863 300 < 5 --
1967 878 289 < 5 --
1966 955 273 5 4,302
1965 1,079 263 7 3,436
1964 1,183 259 < 5 --
1963 1,291 246 5 4,409
1962 1,412 226 5 4,407
1961 1,574 214 < 5 --
1960 1,669 205 6 3,908
1959 1,560 211 5 4,348
1958 1,577 207 6 3,779
1957 1,621 206 6 3,817
1956 1,547 206 5 4,261
1955 1,584 200 < 5 --
1954 1,557 197 < 5 --
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