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Other U.S. Territories Baby Names

Posted 18 December 2017

Data has been added to the site for Other U.S. Territories (total of American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and U.S. Virgin Islands). Data is available for the most popular baby names each year since 1998.

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Names data has been sourced from Social Security Administration . Data is available for the 40 most popular male and female names with a count of five or more each year only. Data is based on applications for Social Security cards, not birth registrations. 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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