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England & Wales Baby Names

Posted 26 November 2017

Data has been added to the site for England & Wales in United Kingdom. Data is available for the most popular baby names each year since 1996.

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Names data has been sourced from Office for National Statistics . Data is available for names with a count of three or more each year only. Names with accents and other diacritics have had the accents removed and have been grouped with the equivalent names without accents. To view full information about which names are available and the source data please visit the source information and methodology page.

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