Our friends at the Social Security Administration have released their annual list of the  most  popular baby names in the United States. The list was compiled when SSA tracked the names on birth certificates from parents who applied for their children's Social Security cards. The most recent data is for 2015, and....drumroll, please....here they are.

 

Boys:

  • NOAH
  • LIAM
  • MASON
  • JACOB
  • WILLIAM
  • ETHAN
  • JAMES
  • ALEXANDER
  • MICHAEL
  • BENJAMIN

 

Girls:

  • EMMA
  • OLVIA
  • SOPHIA
  • AVA
  • ISABELLA
  • MIA
  • ABIGAIL
  • EMILY
  • CHARLOTTE
  • HARPER

 

Some favorites are gone - Daniel for boys, and Madison for girls, and a couple of new entries have popped up this year - Benjamin for boys, and Harper for girls. Check out some other fascinating facts about the most recent lists - is YOUR baby's name on here?