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Name statistics

Upcoming publishing: 2022-01-31

Statistics show which names newborns were given and which first names, first names normally used and last names the population has. Name statistics are based on information about people registered in the Population Register submitted by the Swedish Tax Agency to Statistics Sweden.

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Names normally used for newborns 2020


Alice and Noah were the most common names given in 2020 to newborn girls and boys, respectively. Alice is the most popular name given to girls for the fifth year in a row, while this is the first time that Noah tops the list as the most popular name for boys.

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