Baby Names: Beginning 2007

health.data.ny.gov | Last Updated 20 Nov 2019

New York State Baby Names are aggregated and displayed by the year, county, or borough where the mother resided as stated on a New York State or New York City (NYC) birth certificate. The frequency of the baby name is listed if there are 5 or more of the same baby name in a county outside of NYC or 10 or more of the same baby name in a NYC borough.

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This dataset has the following 5 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
YearyearnumberYear data was collected
First Namefirst_nametextFirst name
CountycountytextLocation where the baby’s mother resided as stated on the birth certificate
SexsextextF= Female; M= Male
Countname_countnumberFive or more of the same baby name in a county outside of NYC; Ten (10) or more of the same baby name in a NYC borough