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Vian Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Vian?

In 2018 the rare name Vian, ranked the 4,447th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Vian would be a striking name choice.

Its highest popularity ranking of #3872 was reached in 2017 with 28 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Vian was less than 5, most recently in 2011.

Decidely upward trends in the number of babies given the name Vian occurred roughly during the years 2013-2016.

For a number of years, the name Vian has been soaring upward in popularity. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name Vian for their newborn has risen dramatically.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Vian?

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

The name Vian is very unique but will probably continue to rise upward in popularity.

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   Vian (Girl)Vian (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 < 5 -- 23 4,447
2017 5 18,214 28 3,872
2016 < 5 -- 27 3,972
2015 < 5 -- 24 4,280
2014 < 5 -- 13 6,589
2013 < 5 -- 7 10,646
2012 6 16,701 9 8,817
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2007 5 20,389 7 10,844
2006 5 19,898 7 10,597
2005 6 16,350 8 9,047
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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.