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Population Statistics for Dorothy

Dorothy is mostly a girls' name, but it is used for boys 0.28 percent of the time.
Total* Population in Top 1000: 1105462 (0.28% male, 99.72% female) [source]

Popularity of the name Dorothy for Boys

First Year in the Top 1000: 1894
Last Year in the Top 1000: 1945
Average Age: 91.24
Highest Percentage: 0.016% in 1909
Best Rank: #479 (in 1931)
Represented in the Top 1000 names in: 48 of 127 years (37.80%)
Total* Male Population in Top 1000: 3128

Popularity of the name Dorothy for Girls

First Year in the Top 1000: 1880 (earliest year for which we have data)
Last Year in the Top 1000: 2004
Average Age: 88.65
Highest Percentage: 3.422% in 1923
Best Rank: #2 (in 1920)
Represented in the Top 1000 names in: 125 of 127 years (98.43%)
Total* Female Population in Top 1000: 1102334

Percentage Of Babies Named Dorothy

Note: Only names in the Top 1000 for each year are represented. [source] Values are normalized for boys and girls to compare trends (vertical scales differ for boys and girls).
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Age Distribution of Dorothy

About these totals.

Male Population under 60: 0 (0.00%)
Male Population under 50: 0 (0.00%)
Male Population under 40: 0 (0.00%)
Male Population under 30: 0 (0.00%)
Male Population under 20: 0 (0.00%)
Male Population under 10: 0 (0.00%)
Female Population under 60: 62716 (5.67%)
Female Population under 50: 26230 (2.37%)
Female Population under 40: 13661 (1.24%)
Female Population under 30: 6262 (0.57%)
Female Population under 20: 1781 (0.16%)

Names Similar to Dorothy

Similar Male Names

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Fairly Similar Male Names

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Roughly Similar Male Names

Deward Duard Durwood

Loosely Similar Male Names

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Similar Female Names

Dorathea Dorathy Doretha Dorotha Dorothea

Fairly Similar Female Names

Dorathea Dorathy Doretha Dorotha Dorothea Dortha Dorthea Dorthey Dorthy

Roughly Similar Female Names

Dorathea Dorathy Doretha Doretta Dorotha Dorothea Dortha Dorthea Dorthey Dorthy

Loosely Similar Female Names

Dorathea Dorathy Doretha Dorotha Dorothea Dortha Dorthea Dorthey Dorthy

Anagrams of "Dorothy"

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Names Using All Letters of, and Only Letters in "Dorothy"

Dorthy

Names Using Only Letters In "Dorothy"

Dorr Dorthy Dot Dotty Hoy Hoyt Otho Ott Otto Rod Roddy Rory Roy Thor Tod Todd Torry Tory Toy Troy Ty

Names Using All Letters In "Dorothy"

Dorathy Dorthey Dorthy

Males Named "Dorothy" by Year

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YearRankPop% 
1894#88570.01%
...
1897#97460.01%
...
1899#80180.01%
1900#98880.01%
...
1902#95470.01%
1903#93270.01%
1904#544170.01%
1905#758110.01%
1906#508200.02%
1907#518210.01%
1908#594190.01%
1909#506260.02%
1910#587240.01%
1911#533310.01%
1912#664410.01%
1913#698430.01%
1914#839410.01%
1915#942440.01%
1916#705720.01%
1917#822600.01%
1918#864590.01%
1919#814650.01%
1920#752760.01%
1921#694880.01%
1922#847650.01%
1923#676900.01%
1924#6371030.01%
1925#639990.01%
1926#5651180.01%
1927#5521240.01%
1928#5551200.01%
1929#5351190.01%
1930#4801550.01%
1931#4791400.01%
1932#5621100.01%
1933#5241170.01%
1934#5511150.01%
1935#5281200.01%
1936#5721020.01%
1937#697740.01%
1938#595980.01%
1939#696730.01%
1940#656850.01%
1941#732720.01%
1942#825620.00%
1943#814650.00%
1944#935470.00%
1945#853540.00%

Females Named "Dorothy" by Year

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YearRankPop% 
1880#1391120.12%
1881#1441090.12%
1882#1501150.11%
1883#1371410.13%
1884#1371630.13%
1885#1281960.15%
1886#1222310.16%
1887#1122720.19%
1888#1033730.21%
1889#1023770.21%
1890#934580.24%
1891#765660.31%
1892#796260.30%
1893#688220.39%
1894#5810530.48%
1895#5711270.49%
1896#4613660.59%
1897#4314710.64%
1898#4316720.66%
1899#3516870.74%
1900#2624980.86%
1901#2221730.93%
1902#1527081.06%
1903#1130791.21%
1904#1034751.30%
1905#739341.40%
1906#643221.51%
1907#649631.62%
1908#656961.77%
1909#562431.87%
1910#472971.92%
1911#488442.21%
1912#3126102.37%
1913#3146372.46%
1914#3187552.59%
1915#3251452.70%
1916#3274122.77%
1917#3288442.82%
1918#3320322.92%
1919#3317262.97%
1920#2366163.23%
1921#2390803.36%
1922#2376993.33%
1923#2390043.42%
1924#2399983.39%
1925#2385513.35%
1926#2365913.27%
1927#2359963.19%
1928#3336783.09%
1929#3314472.97%
1930#3303742.85%
1931#3265042.62%
1932#4249592.47%
1933#4220282.30%
1934#5212672.14%
1935#6193991.95%
1936#6176541.78%
1937#8165731.64%
1938#8163471.56%
1939#9151691.45%
1940#12148471.36%
1941#14145531.27%
1942#17150561.17%
1943#19147471.11%
1944#19133661.06%
1945#20123290.99%
1946#23127780.85%
1947#26127370.75%
1948#29112990.70%
1949#32104190.64%
1950#3595730.59%
1951#4290350.53%
1952#4686290.49%
1953#4981380.46%
1954#5577980.42%
1955#6472400.39%
1956#7268720.36%
1957#7464040.33%
1958#8655340.29%
1959#9452370.27%
1960#9550700.27%
1961#9947340.25%
1962#11140680.22%
1963#11637950.21%
1964#11835380.20%
1965#13029630.18%
1966#13626650.17%
1967#14823170.15%
1968#15720990.14%
1969#18117820.12%
1970#18018040.11%
1971#19016270.11%
1972#21812750.09%
1973#21511760.09%
1974#23111040.09%
1975#2499730.08%
1976#2409830.08%
1977#2699330.07%
1978#2609120.07%
1979#2728870.06%
1980#2788960.06%
1981#3077880.05%
1982#2988280.06%
1983#3047600.05%
1984#3376830.05%
1985#3327170.05%
1986#3746240.04%
1987#3836120.04%
1988#3966040.04%
1989#3976230.04%
1990#4265970.04%
1991#4874940.03%
1992#4865070.03%
1993#5154770.03%
1994#5544360.03%
1995#5983750.03%
1996#6383500.02%
1997#6903120.02%
1998#7123100.02%
1999#6823320.02%
2000#7473070.02%
2001#7673100.02%
2002#8712610.02%
2003#8352900.02%
2004#8592810.02%
                                                                               
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