When we compare the top 10 baby names lists in the USA and Canada, we see a degree of commonality, with slightly more commonality in girl baby names.
Interestingly, the top three boy and girl baby names in both USA and Canada all feature in the corresponding top 10 of the other country.
Six out of the top 10 USA and Canadian baby girl names in 2013 appear in both lists. The top three girl names are the same except in the USA Sophia jumps to position 1 from position 3 in Canada.
Baby girl names
Five out of the top 10 USA and Canadian baby boy names in 2013 appear in both lists. The top three boy names share Liam and Jacob but, in the USA Noah comes in at position 1 from position 8 in Canada.
Baby boy names