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The most frequent names in Spain, and by provinces

When choosing a name for the baby, parents often take popularity into account for the choice. The National Institute of Statistics (INE) of Spain has released the most frequent names of men and women in Spain , updated as of January 1, 2021.

Antonio and María Carmen repeat once again as the most common names in Spain, they are worn by more than 640 thousand men and women in our country. Keep in mind that they are names of adults, over thirty years of age and the vast majority over fifty. Trends for newborns are very different today. Lucía and Hugo are the names most chosen by parents today.

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Antonio and María Carmen are followed by Manuel, who unseats José in second place and María for them. We also see María in the other names that make up the top 5: Ana María and María Pilar.

The measured age of the women named María Carmen is 59.5 years, while that of Antonio is 57.1 years.

The 150 most frequent names in Spain

In the list below you can see the 75 most frequent names of men and the 75 names of women in Spain, with the average age of each one . And then, the most frequent names in each province.

ORDER

NAME MEN

MIDDLE AGES

NAME WOMEN

MIDDLE AGES

one

ANTONY

57.1

MARIA CARMEN

59.5

2

MANUAL

55.7

MARIA

48.4

3

JOSE

62.1

CARMEN

60.5

4

FRANCISCO

58.7

ANA MARIA

53.6

5

DAVID

32.9

MARIA PILAR

59.4

6

JOHN

56.3

Laura

30.8

7

JAVIER

35.3

JOSEPH

69.6

8

JOSE ANTONIO

51.9

ISABEL

58.7

9

DANIEL

28.8

MARIA DOLORES

58.9

10

FRANCISCO JAVIER

47.4

MARIA TERESA

59.4

11

JOSE LUIS

55.4

ANA

44.8

12

CHARLES

40.7

MARTHA

31.7

13

JESUS

49.9

CHRISTINE

36.4

14

ALEXANDER

27.2

MARY ANGELS

57.7

15

MIGUEL

47.2

LUCIA

24.2

16

JOSE MANUEL

49.5

MARIA ISABEL

55.5

17

RAFAEL

52.1

MARIA JOSE

48.7

18

MIGUEL ANGEL

46.1

FRANCISCA

66.5

19

PAUL

28.4

ANTONY

66.3

twenty

PETER

54.5

PAINS

68.3

21

ANGEL

50,9

SARA

26,3

22

SERGIO

30.5

PAULA

21.5

23

JOSE MARIA

55.7

ELENA

38.1

24

FERNANDO

50.4

MARIA LUISA

62.9

25

GEORGE

36.1

RAQUEL

38.7

26

LEWIS

52.9

ROSE MARIA

54.9

27

ALBERT

39.0

MANUELA

61.0

28

ALVARO

23.7

PILLAR

64.7

29

JUAN CARLOS

48.2

CONCEPTION

67.3

30

ADRIAN

20.9

MARIA JESUS

57.7

31

DIEGO

32.9

MERCEDES

62.6

32

JUAN JOSE

50.4

JULIA

38.8

33

RAUL

33.6

BEATRIZ

39.7

34

IVAN

27.5

ALBA

18.5

35

JUAN ANTONIO

51.0

SILVIA

38.6

36

RUBEN

29.5

NURIA

40.2

37

ENRIQUE

51.0

IRENE

28.1

38

OSCAR

36.5

ROSARY BEADS

65.3

39

RAMON

58.7

PATRICIA

34.3

40

ANDREW

48.1

JOHN

67.2

41

JUAN MANUEL

48.0

TERESA

62.7

42

VINCENT

60.0

INCARNATION

64.9

43

SANTIAGO

48.4

ANDREA

24.6

44

JOAQUIN

55.1

ROCIO

31.1

45

MARIO

25.5

MONTSERRAT

56.5

46

VICTOR

31.7

MONICA

40.3

47

EDWARD

46.2

ALICIA

39.9

48

ROBERT

42.3

MARY SEA

46.2

49

I LIKE

41.7

SANDRA

32.0

fifty

FRANCISCO JOSE

44.2

SONY

40.0

51

FRAMES

26.1

MARINE

33.5

52

HUGO

11.7

PINK

65.8

53

IGNACIO

41.0

ANGELA

44.8

54

GEORGE

41.5

SUSANA

44.7

55

ALFONSO

52.2

NATALIE

30.3

56

RICHARD

50.3

YOLANDA

45.5

57

SAVIOR

54.7

DAISY FLOWER

61.7

58

WILLIAM

34.7

SOFIA

18.8

59

MARC

21,8

CLAUDIA

17,9

60

GABRIEL

36.8

MARIA JOSEPH

64.2

61

MOHAMED

35,6

EVA

34.7

62

EMILIO

57.8

CARLA

14.7

63

GONZALO

31.4

MARIA ROSARIO

60.8

64

MARTIN

26.2

IMMACULATE

46.8

65

JOSE MIGUEL

47.2

MARIA MERCEDES

57.2

66

JULY

55.2

ANA ISABEL

46.1

67

JULIAN

57.5

NOELIA

30.4

68

TOMAS

54,1

ESTHER

43,5

69

NICOLAS

28,9

VERONICA

36,1

70

AGUSTIN

57.2

MINE

20.7

71

JOSE RAMON

54.7

CAROLINA

34.9

72

SAMUEL

22.0

DANIELA

14.8

73

ISMAEL

30,7

INES

35,1

74

CHRISTIAN

25.7

EVA MARIA

44.0

75

LUKE

14.5

MARIA VICTORIA

54.4

The most frequent names in Spain by provinces

Alava

  • Most common male name: Javier
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Albacete

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Alicante

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Almeria

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

asturias

  • Most frequent male name: José Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Avila

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Badajoz

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria

Balearic

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Barcelona

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Bizkaia

  • Most common male name: Jon
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Burgos

  • Most common male name: David
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Caceres

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Cadiz

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

cantabria

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Castellon

  • Most common male name: Joseph
  • Most common female name: Maria

Real city

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Cordova

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Coruña

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Basin

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria

Girona

  • Most common male name: Jordi
  • Most common female name: Maria

Granada

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Guadalajara

  • Most common male name: David
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Gipuzkoa

  • Most common male name: Mikel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Huelva

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria

Huesca

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Pilar

Jaen

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Lion

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Find

  • Most common male name: Jordi
  • Most common female name: Maria

The Rioja

  • Most common male name: David
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

the palms

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Lugo

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Madrid

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Malaga

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Murcia

  • Most common male name: Antonio
  • Most common female name: Maria

Navarre

  • Most frequent male name: Francisco Javier
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Ourense

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Palencia

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Pontevedra

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Salamanca

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Santa Cruz of Tenerife

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Segovia

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Sevilla

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Soria

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Tarragona

  • Most common male name: Joseph
  • Most common female name: Maria

Teruel

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Pilar

Toledo

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Valencia

  • Most common male name: Joseph
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Valladolid

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Zamora

  • Most common male name: Manuel
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Saragossa

  • Most common male name: Jesus
  • Most common female name: Maria Pilar

Ceuta

  • Most common male name: Mohamed
  • Most common female name: Maria Carmen

Melilla

  • Most common male name: Mohamed
  • Most common female name: Fatima

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