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Wyatt Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Wyatt?

The very popular name Wyatt was the 25th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States in 2017.

This top 50 contender has seen rankings outside of the top 1000.

Its highest popularity ranking of #25 was reached for the first time this year with 9,661 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Wyatt was 5 in 1891.

Approximately during the years 1885-1888, 1891-1894, 1906-1915, 1916-1919, 1967-1971, 1972-1975, 1977-1980, 1983-1990, 1991-1995, 1997-2000, 2001-2008, and 2010-2015, the name Wyatt took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 1957-1961.

Where is the name Wyatt popularity headed?

Currently, the name is at or near its highest point when compared to its most popular year.

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

The name Wyatt is favored by many parents and will probably continue to rise upward in popularity.

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   Wyatt (Girl)Wyatt (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2017 107 1,888 9,661 25
2016 78 2,404 9,551 33
2015 63 2,797 9,641 34
2014 19 6,677 8,866 39
2013 17 7,339 8,553 41
2012 11 10,373 8,217 41
2011 15 8,158 7,677 48
2010 10 11,191 7,370 57
2009 18 7,317 7,402 60
2008 14 8,935 7,307 62
2007 11 10,778 6,521 69
2006 9 12,374 5,835 82
2005 11 10,096 5,354 81
2004 16 7,375 4,973 90
2003 10 10,397 3,699 109
2002 12 8,817 3,232 121
2001 11 9,320 3,600 107
2000 8 11,753 3,409 111
1999 10 9,450 2,895 131
1998 7 12,390 2,722 137
1997 7 12,036 2,747 137
1996 8 10,538 2,789 134
1995 10 8,750 2,824 128
1994 < 5 -- 1,544 197
1993 < 5 -- 628 375
1992 < 5 -- 643 367
1991 < 5 -- 569 400
1990 < 5 -- 570 408
1989 < 5 -- 479 430
1988 < 5 -- 376 472
1987 7 9,798 361 465
1986 < 5 -- 294 518
1985 < 5 -- 209 604
1984 5 12,134 207 587
1983 < 5 -- 205 600
1982 < 5 -- 206 600
1981 < 5 -- 223 573
1980 < 5 -- 232 568
1979 < 5 -- 192 618
1978 < 5 -- 189 606
1977 < 5 -- 178 636
1976 < 5 -- 182 608
1975 < 5 -- 180 608
1974 < 5 -- 148 666
1973 < 5 -- 139 676
1972 < 5 -- 150 656
1971 < 5 -- 144 691
1970 < 5 -- 124 743
1969 < 5 -- 97 788
1968 < 5 -- 81 824
1967 < 5 -- 57 967
1966 < 5 -- 58 959
1965 < 5 -- 78 836
1964 < 5 -- 71 906
1963 < 5 -- 67 918
1962 < 5 -- 72 901
1961 < 5 -- 79 864
1960 < 5 -- 105 757
1959 < 5 -- 137 659
1958 < 5 -- 184 571
1957 < 5 -- 279 461
1956 < 5 -- 257 470
1955 < 5 -- 124 658
1954 < 5 -- 57 994
1953 < 5 -- 64 899
1952 < 5 -- 55 967
1951 < 5 -- 46 1,069
1950 < 5 -- 50 989
1949 < 5 -- 49 1,007
1948 < 5 -- 53 961
1947 < 5 -- 46 1,079
1946 < 5 -- 44 1,045
1945 < 5 -- 39 1,037
1944 < 5 -- 53 876
1943 < 5 -- 50 954
1942 < 5 -- 50 947
1941 < 5 -- 42 1,004
1940 < 5 -- 46 950
1939 < 5 -- 43 974
1938 < 5 -- 35 1,108
1937 < 5 -- 37 1,074
1936 < 5 -- 38 1,049
1935 < 5 -- 30 1,246
1934 < 5 -- 35 1,132
1933 < 5 -- 32 1,179
1932 < 5 -- 47 961
1931 < 5 -- 36 1,144
1930 < 5 -- 44 1,050
1929 < 5 -- 42 1,077
1928 < 5 -- 63 834
1927 < 5 -- 44 1,079
1926 < 5 -- 43 1,088
1925 < 5 -- 49 982
1924 < 5 -- 66 848
1923 < 5 -- 59 895
1922 < 5 -- 49 1,022
1921 < 5 -- 49 1,009
1920 < 5 -- 51 973
1919 < 5 -- 84 681
1918 < 5 -- 65 817
1917 < 5 -- 48 933
1916 < 5 -- 46 951
1915 < 5 -- 54 845
1914 < 5 -- 43 818
1913 < 5 -- 35 817
1912 < 5 -- 29 834
1911 < 5 -- 16 855
1910 < 5 -- 14 858
1909 < 5 -- 20 614
1908 < 5 -- 12 823
1907 < 5 -- 14 734
1906 < 5 -- 8 1,003
1905 < 5 -- 11 785
1904 < 5 -- 6 1,201
1903 < 5 -- 11 733
1902 < 5 -- 6 1,135
1901 < 5 -- 12 636
1900 < 5 -- 14 698
1899 < 5 -- 13 582
1898 < 5 -- 13 634
1897 < 5 -- 10 724
1896 < 5 -- 20 461
1895 < 5 -- 11 682
1894 < 5 -- 18 479
1893 < 5 -- 14 537
1892 < 5 -- 11 687
1891 < 5 -- 5 1,126
1890 < 5 -- 12 602
1889 < 5 -- 15 497
1888 < 5 -- 16 503
1887 < 5 -- 11 582
1886 < 5 -- 12 577
1885 < 5 -- 9 699
1884 < 5 -- 13 546
1883 < 5 -- 6 889
1882 < 5 -- 12 575
1881 < 5 -- 14 486
1880 < 5 -- 15 481

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.