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Given names, women, top 100

The table shows the 100 most common given names among women. Current as of 31 December 2018. The most common form is given for each name, but the numbers include all alternative spellings.

 Rankings  Number
 2018 2017 20182017
1
(1)
Maria
448 317
(448 336)
2
(2)
Elisabeth
345 869
(347 633)
3
(3)
Anna
304 877
(305 088)
4
(4)
Kristina
282 825
(283 507)
5
(5)
Margareta
255 062
(258 543)
6
(6)
Eva
202 083
(202 384)
7
(9)
Linnéa
166 351
(166 304)
8
(8)
Karin
165 416
(166 552)
9
(7)
Birgitta
165 033
(166 672)
10
(10)
Marie
144 846
(144 322)
11
(11)
Ingrid
114 133
(114 949)
12
(12)
Sofia
100 752
(100 099)
13
(13)
Marianne
94 601
(96 097)
14
(14)
Lena
85 846
(85 978)
15
(15)
Kerstin
84 890
(85 888)
16
(16)
Helena
83 032
(83 097)
17
(17)
Sara
82 714
(81 615)
18
(18)
Emma
75 458
(74 930)
19
(19)
Katarina
73 777
(73 755)
20
(20)
Johanna
73 555
(73 405)
21
(21)
Inger
70 301
(71 217)
22
(22)
Viktoria
70 157
(69 914)
23
(23)
Cecilia
65 643
(65 486)
24
(25)
Susanne
63 083
(63 047)
25
(24)
Monica
62 865
(63 107)
26
(26)
Elin
62 301
(62 009)
27
(27)
Therese
60 616
(60 553)
28
(28)
Jenny
60 506
(60 479)
29
(29)
Anita
58 340
(58 925)
30
(31)
Hanna
57 906
(57 552)
31
(30)
Irene
57 156
(58 097)
32
(32)
Louise
56 909
(56 736)
33
(33)
Carina
56 159
(56 209)
34
(35)
Ann
54 063
(53 954)
35
(34)
Ulla
53 222
(54 528)
36
(36)
Gunilla
52 906
(53 293)
37
(41)
Ida
52 615
(52 220)
38
(38)
Linda
52 474
(52 405)
39
(40)
Helen
52 362
(52 299)
40
(39)
Viola
51 566
(52 369)
41
(37)
Ingegerd
50 547
(52 432)
42
(42)
Malin
49 691
(49 616)
43
(43)
Annika
49 412
(49 365)
44
(44)
Matilda
46 170
(46 004)
45
(45)
Elsa
45 920
(45 571)
46
(47)
Josefin
45 620
(45 314)
47
(46)
Ulrika
45 339
(45 347)
48
(48)
Anette
43 128
(43 214)
49
(49)
Sofie
42 851
(42 510)
50
(51)
Astrid
40 865
(40 450)
51
(52)
Alice
40 833
(40 025)
52
(54)
Julia
40 654
(39 974)
53
(50)
Barbro
40 175
(41 034)
54
(55)
Caroline
39 979
(39 843)
55
(53)
Anneli
39 967
(40 024)
56
(57)
Emelie
38 687
(38 429)
57
(56)
Kristin
38 667
(38 599)
58
(59)
Karolina
37 923
(37 829)
59
(60)
Åsa
37 497
(37 537)
60
(61)
Lisa
37 330
(37 307)
61
(58)
Siv
37 289
(37 997)
62
(63)
Amanda
37 041
(36 739)
63
(62)
Camilla
36 923
(36 853)
64
(64)
Madeleine
36 617
(36 500)
65
(66)
Lovisa
35 682
(35 335)
66
(65)
Yvonne
35 338
(35 600)
67
(67)
Erika
35 332
(35 319)
68
(69)
Agneta
34 760
(34 954)
69
(68)
Britt
34 368
(35 033)
70
(70)
Charlotte
33 982
(33 887)
71
(71)
Rut
33 486
(33 830)
72
(72)
Gun
32 546
(33 231)
73
(74)
Maja
32 424
(31 495)
74
(73)
Sandra
32 358
(32 231)
75
(75)
Rebecca
31 441
(31 277)
76
(76)
Frida
30 861
(30 783)
77
(78)
Alexandra
30 446
(30 085)
78
(80)
Isabelle
30 240
(29 560)
79
(79)
Ellinor
30 091
(29 894)
80
(77)
Berit
29 621
(30 232)
81
(81)
Jessica
28 610
(28 510)
82
(82)
Emilia
28 238
(27 785)
83
(84)
Ebba
27 915
(27 288)
84
(86)
Ellen
27 791
(27 270)
85
(87)
Märta
27 127
(27 269)
86
(88)
Charlotta
27 114
(27 260)
87
(83)
Ann-Marie
27 101
(27 771)
88
(89)
Klara
26 836
(26 268)
89
(85)
Inga
26 532
(27 283)
90
(92)
Olivia
25 519
(24 705)
91
(90)
Sonja
24 682
(24 990)
92
(97)
Agnes
24 083
(23 410)
93
(93)
Ann-Christin
24 013
(24 170)
94
(91)
Ingeborg
23 807
(24 771)
95
(95)
Maj
23 601
(23 846)
96
(96)
Pia
23 501
(23 490)
97
(94)
Birgit
23 018
(23 885)
98
(98)
Mona
22 971
(23 030)
99
(New)
Felicia
22 643
(22 334)
100
(100)
Lisbeth
22 525
(22 766)

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Last updated
2019-02-27

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