Births, Deaths and Marriages registry have released data on the most popular baby names in Australia for 2015.

According to data released by research firm McCrindle, Charlotte was the most popular girl’s name from 2011-2013, it was boosted back to the top by the birth of the Princess Charlotte of Cambridge in May last year.

Old fashioned names like William, Jack, Oliver and Thomas have made it into the top 10.

Here is the full list:


1. Charlotte

2. Olivia

3. Amelia

4. Ava

5. Mia

6. Chloe

7. Emily

8. Grace

9. Sofia

10. Zoe

1. Oliver

2. William

3. Jack

4. Noah

5. Thomas

6. James

7. Lucas

8. Ethan

9. Isaac

10. Jacob

Did your child make the list?

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  • No and im glad. My kids have names that are not very popular and im very pleased about that :D


  • No my child didn’t make the list, not to worry.


  • I’m only days or a week or so off giving birth to my first and still can’t decide on a name. Was hoping for some inspiration here but not enough names


  • I love and know many of them have been given to newborns in recent times.


  • My children’s names are too straight forward to make this list – but they are all happy with their names thankfully. I hated mine growing up.


  • 15 years ago when I named my son Olliver (yes with a double L), it was quite rare, look at it now on the top! So much for trying to find a not so popular name!


  • I’ve a foster daughter named Khloe, although a bit more special it comes close enough to Chloe. Luckily enough my other kids didn’t make the list as we don’t like popular names where half the world runs around with.


  • A lot of the 2015 baby names were popular about 30 – 40 years ago.
    Some of those were family names from either one or two generations prior.


  • My daughter didn’t make it into the list. My husband and I neither! :-)


  • First time in ages Lachlan isnt there and my other kidsdont have much hope Christopher, David and Tannesha but thats good like them being a bit different


  • We have an Ethan (step son) in our house who’s middle name is James and my son Riley’s middle name is James. Our girl we are expecting in April her name doesn’t make the list but that’s ok because the name we have picked for her is unique and we love it.


  • My child’s name didn’t make the list despite being a very popular name, but mine did.


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