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Pacey Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Pacey?

In 2018 the rare name Pacey, ranked the 6,563rd Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Pacey would be a striking name choice.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #2,042 in 2001 with 52 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Pacey was less than 5, most recently in 1997.

Approximately during the years 1997-2001, and 2013-2016, the name Pacey took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 2004-2007.

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

Pacey's popularity has remained mostly unchanged for some time. Of late however, the number of parents selecting the name Pacey for their newborn has risen.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Pacey?

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

The name Pacey is mostly unused but has recently started to rise upward in popularity.

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   Pacey (Girl)Pacey (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 13 8,432 13 6,563
2017 8 12,431 11 7,402
2016 21 6,129 20 4,885
2015 15 7,880 16 5,661
2014 20 6,377 16 5,643
2013 15 8,051 9 8,575
2012 14 8,518 25 4,092
2011 14 8,514 27 3,861
2010 12 9,652 32 3,421
2009 7 14,830 34 3,316
2008 12 9,926 25 4,108
2007 14 8,878 25 4,087
2006 10 11,218 31 3,433
2005 13 8,730 43 2,596
2004 11 9,741 40 2,677
2003 11 9,540 33 2,974
2002 5 17,434 33 2,869
2001 15 7,229 52 2,042
2000 7 12,794 34 2,721
1999 5 16,200 24 3,342
1998 7 12,054 11 5,729
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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.