Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Free Man
Main Origin Language: German
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In 2017 the name Carolina...

• was given to 715 baby girls
• was the 440th most popular name for baby girls
• was 29% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Texas, South Carolina, and Florida
• was about as popular as Sarai and Kennedi
Babies Named Carolina Born Per Year
Created by
Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Carolina...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2004
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1959
• is 592% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 22% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Aysha, Gabriela, Elyssa, Alejandro, Samuel, Cesar
• has the most opposite popularity history to Jeannette, Eugenia, Georgette, Lee, Bobby, Russell
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Carolina Per State
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Geographically the name Carolina...

• 41% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Kimberly, Fernanda, Jennifer, Mathew, Mario, Edgar
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Piper, Stella, Amelia, Owen, Jack, Declan
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Carolina by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Carolina are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Carolina will be the only kid named Carolina in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Carolina compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Carolina rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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