These are the top ten girls and boys baby names falling out of favour with parent

Friday, 16th July 2021, 1:54 pm

The top 20 baby names on the risk of extinction have been revealed.

Some of the names may come as a surprise, with popular choices, including Lauren, Courtney and Jodie, have all made the top ten.

The list was created by Flowercard, who created the list using data from the Office of National Statistics.

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The top 20 baby names on the risk of extinction have been revealed (JPIMedia)

On the boys list, the data revealed that Mitchell is the number one most endangered name across the UK, followed by Kieran and Ross, with Brandon and Craig next.

Meanwhile, on the girls list Kirsty comes out top, followed by Jordan, Shauna and Shannon.

Here are the two lists in full.

Top ten girls names at risk

  1. Kirsty
  2. Jordan
  3. Shauna
  4. Shannon
  5. Courtney
  6. Lauren
  7. Gemma
  8. Jodie
  9. Jade
  10. Natasha

Top ten boys names at risk

  1. Mitchell
  2. Kieran
  3. Ross
  4. Brandon
  5. Craig
  6. Ben
  7. Jordan
  8. Callum
  9. Kyle
  10. Scott