May 29, 2024 - News

👶 1 chart to go: Our trendiest baby names

A bar chart showing the biggest changes in baby name popularity in Louisiana 2013-2023.The biggest increase in popularity was for Magnolia and the biggest decrease was for Alyssa.
Data: U.S. Social Security Administration; Chart: Erin Davis/Axios Visuals

None of Louisiana's trendiest baby names appear on a similar national list examining the rise (and fall) of baby names between 2013 and 2023.

The big picture: Nationally, baby names that have risen the most in popularity include Theo, Atlas, Nova, Thiago and Luka, according to Social Security Administration data.

  • Louisiana's trending names show our ties to the South, with names like Magnolia and Stetson standing out.

See the national list


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