Top 20 Most Common first names in the Philippines

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This is a 2005 survey of the NSO-Office of the Civil Registrar General which collected 1,688,918 copies of birth certificates from Local Civil Registry Offices nationwide for the whole year of 2005.

The males were 52%, while the females were 48%. Joshua (.88%) was the leading name for males, and Angel (.58%) for females.

The commonality depends on several factors of influence such as culture and religion. It may change on a certain span of time.

Top 20 Most Common Names Among Males in the Philippines

 Males names  Total   Percentage
 1.
Joshua
 7,758
0.88
 2.
John Paul
 7,389 0.84
 3.  Christian 6,747
0.77
 4.  Justine
5,821
0.66
 5.  John Mark 4,758 0.54
 6.  John Lloyd  3,980 0.45
 7.  Jerome  3,783 0.43
 8.
Adrian
 3,750  0.43
 9.  John Michael  3,609 0.41
10. Angelo 3,595 0.41
11. Justin 3,432 0.39
 12. John Carlo  3,279 0.37
13. James 2,969 0.34
14. Mark 2,572 0.29
 15.  Kenneth   2,519  0.29
16. Jayson 2,311 0.26
17. Mark Anthony 2,255 0.26
18.  Daniel   2,244  0.26
19. John Rey 2,241 0.26
20. Ryan 2,165 0.25
Total 878,084
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Top 20 Most Common Names Among Females in the Philippines

 Female names Total Percentage
1.  Angel  4,722  0.58
2.  Angelica  4,385  0.54
3.  Nicole  3,603  0.44
4.  Angela  3,283  0.40
5.  Mary Joy   2,579  0.32
6.  Mariel  2,479
0.31
7.  Jasmine  2,299  0.28
8.  Mary Grace  2,230  0.28
9.  Kimberly  2,088  0.26
10.  Stephanie  2,024  0.25
11.  Christine  1,946  0.24
12.  Michelle  1,939  0.24
13.  Jessa Mae  1,728  0.21
14. Jenny  1,717  0.21
15. Angeline  1,711  0.21
16.  Erica   1,698  0.21
17.  Bea  1,658  0.20
18.  Janelle   1,651  0.20
19.  Kyla  1,648  0.20
20.  Althea  1,633  0.20
 Total  810,834

Source: National Statistics Office of the Philippines

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