What was the most popular baby name in NSW for 2016?

GREAT NAME: Oliver and Olivia were also the most popular names in 2014. Photo: Michele Mossop
GREAT NAME: Oliver and Olivia were also the most popular names in 2014. Photo: Michele Mossop

THE most popular baby names in the state have been revealed by the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages.

Oliver was the most popular name for boys for the second year in a row, while Olivia took out the top spot for girls.

Boys 

  1. Oliver
  2. William
  3. Jack
  4. Noah
  5. Lucas
  6. James
  7. Ethan
  8. Thomas
  9. Alexander
  10. Leo
  11. Lachlan
  12. Liam
  13. Jacob
  14. Isaac
  15. Samuel
  16. Harrison
  17. Benjamin
  18. Henry
  19. Joshua
  20. Max

Girls

  1. Olivia
  2. Charlotte
  3. Amelia
  4. Ava
  5. Mia
  6. Chloe
  7. Emily
  8. Grace
  9. Isla
  10. Ruby
  11. Isabella
  12. Zoe
  13. Sophia
  14. Evie
  15. Sophie
  16. Ivy
  17. Ella
  18. Evelyn
  19. Harper
  20. Sienna