Dataset

Baby names: boys names from Scotland, 2002 to 2010

Added By richierocks

Counts of boys names fromScotland, by birth year, from 2002 to 2010. The data was originally published by the General Register Office for Scotland (GRO-Scotland).

The original datasets for 2007 to 2010 are available here: http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/vital-events/births/popular-names/index.html.

Datasets for 2002 to 2006 obtained via email request to Customer@gro-scotland.gsi.gov.uk.

The data are sorted by average frequency of names.

There are some single letter names (e.g., “a”) which may be errors. (That is, only the initial was provided rather than the full name.)
See these other infochimps datasets:

Boys names from England and Wales, 1996 to 2010
Girls names from England and Wales, 1996 to 2010
Girls names from Scotland 2002 to 2010