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Australia’s Top Baby Names 2021


The most popular baby names of 2021 are out with Charlotte and Oliver announced as the two mostpopular names for babies born in Australia.


McCrindle shared the full list of the most popular baby names 2021 today, including the top 100 boys’ baby names and top 100 girls’ baby names. They also shared some interesting trends that are certainly impacting the baby name selection.


Check out the full lists below and let us know where your children’s names came in


Top 100 girls’ baby names 2021


Charlotte remains on top of the charts for yet another year while Amelia takes over the second spot. Rounding out the top ten are Olivia, Isla, Mia, Ava, Grace, Chloe and Matilda.

Some of the new names to make the list include Remi, Harlow, Hallie, Maeve, Adeline, Molly, Maggie, Delilah, Eliza and Isabel.




Top 100 boys’ baby names 2021


Oliver remains the most popular baby name in Australia in 2021 followed by Noah, William, Jack, Leo, Henry, Charlie, Thomas, Lucas and Elijah.

Newcomers to the top 100 list include Leonardo, River, Luka, Lewis and Lennox.




Most popular Australia baby names 2021 by state


While Charlotte was the most popular name in Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, ACT and Northern Territory, Tassie parents preferred Willow while New South Wales parents favoured Amelia and Western Australia opted for Isla as their top baby name 2021.

Oliver was most popular for the boys’ names in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia. In Northern Territory, the top name was William, in Tassie, Charlie and in ACT, Henry.


Biggest rising names


Some names are rising up the charts a lot faster than the rest including Willow, Hazel, Leo and Theodore.


Here is the full list of the names to watch:


1. Leo

2. Theodore

3. Hudson

4. Archer

5. Willow

6. Hazel

7. Hugo

8. Arlo

9. Harvey

10. Violet

11. Florence

12. Aria

13. Ivy