These are the baby names facing extinction due to fall in popularity

Names come in and out of fashion, so it's not surprising that over time some choices fall out of favour.

By Lloyd Bent
Wednesday, 10 July, 2019, 14:59
These are the names most at risk of becoming extinct due to their lack of popularity at the moment.

In recent years the trend for more unusual names has meant that some of the more traditional names are coming close to not being given to any newborns. Names Like Craig and Jade are among the ones at risk. Here is the top ten for names traditionally given to boys and girls.

Fallen by 99.1%
Fallen by 99.1%
Fallen by 98.5%
Fallen by 98.5%
Fallen by 98.3%
Fallen by 97.3%
Fallen by 97.2%
Fallen by 96.9%
Fallen by 96.7%
Fallen by 96.6%

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Fallen by 95.7%
Fallen by 95.7%
Fallen by 95.5%
Fallen by 95%
Fallen by 95.2%
Fallen by 95.2%
Fallen by 94.3%
Fallen by 93.8%
Fallen by 93.7%