Boys names map of England and Wales
The Office for National Statistics has released the top 100 boys names for England and Wales. Harry has hit the top spot in seven out of ten regions!
In England, Harry was the most popular boys name in seven of the regions. Jack was the most popular in the North East, and Daniel the most popular in London. In Wales, Oliver was the most popular name for boys.
Here is the map of the most popular boy names in England and Wale by region in 2011. Why is Harry taking over? Is it because Harry Potter fans are growing up and having children? Or is it the popularity of Harry Styles from One Direction that has helped the name leapfrog to the number one position for the very first time.
- See map of England and Wales by girls names for slightly more regional variation.
- For the full list of most popular boys names go to the top 100 baby names.
- For more traditional English boys names click on English boys names.
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Graphics by Ana Starhan
Source: Office of National Statistics