(Montreal) In 2021, Noah became the most popular name for a baby boy born in Quebec, beating Liam and William, who topped the list for more than 10 years.
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In the girls, Emma gets her title in 2015 from Little Lias, but Olivias won in 2019 and 2020. Lias dominated the rankings for 10 years until 2014, except for one Emma year in 2012. 2021 There were 521 new Emmas, but 519 Olivias – the fight was close. Little Alice, Florence and Charlie are not far behind.
Among the boys, Williams topped the list 14 times from 2002 to 2018. Liam took charge in 2019 and 2020, but Nova was ahead of William in 2021 in 717 cases against 709.
In 2021, the first name Liam was pushed from first to fifth, and Jacob rose from ninth to sixth; Leo, Nathan, Arthur and Edward are still popular.
Among the innovations, the first names Zoé and Félix will reappear in the list of the top 10, removing little Clara and Logan from the list of winners in 2021.
Retraite Québec publishes this “list of most popular names” each year. In addition to managing the Quebec Pension Plan and Public Sector Pension Plans, Retraite manages the Québec Family Allowance level.
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