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The table below indicates the number of times the name Betty has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Betty
Use of the Name Betty for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
2,666 0 0 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Betty has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Betty last appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1996, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Betty
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  136117
1881  140112
1882  145123
1883  150120
1884  149144
1885  145155
1886  147167
1887  144179
1888  148215
1889  159189
1890  164216
1891  147239
1892  155255
1893  139298
1894  145298
1895  131350
1896  139342
1897  132367
1898  126421
1899  119410
1900  100669
1901  112474
1902  101580
1903  98596
1904891891707
1905  85807
1906  81865
1907  771,018
1908  721,128
1909  771,081
1910  691,385
1911  691,452
1912  662,008
1913  672,228
1914  622,935
1915  534,180
1916  445,139
1917  346,637
1918  218,809
1919  1510,111
1920  1114,016
1921  817,627
1922  620,885
192391356525,998
192481968430,619
192570883332,805
192666191332,944
1927609105335,392
1928559119236,057
1929509133236,653
1930477156238,216
1931458153236,030
1932430169234,401
1933445154231,496
1934429171231,071
1935463150428,638
1936529116425,861
1937526121525,302
1938551110425,494
1939498131423,633
1940553114522,072
1941537121720,862
1942591111921,716
1943672911021,516
1944725731019,709
1945784621118,401
1946  1419,663
1947  1718,928
1948  1816,626
1949  2214,972
1950  2613,626
1951  2912,771
1952  3212,140
1953  3311,360
1954  3610,608
1955  369,937
1956  449,230
1957  508,465
1958  547,716
1959  597,309
1960  686,508
1961  875,568
1962  974,769
1963  1044,157
1964  1024,077
1965  1033,570
1966  1212,951
1967  1372,551
1968  1512,141
1969  1542,139
1970  1681,974
1971  1751,762
1972  2021,376
1973  1961,325
1974  2281,130
1975  2361,023
1976  262908
1977  293807
1978  320714
1979  330712
1980  358657
1981  354660
1982  364635
1983  390561
1984  425499
1985  435505
1986  513403
1987  497432
1988  550393
1989  562396
1990  578400
1991  647340
1992  721296
1993  727292
1994  755275
1995  834234
1996  917213
Totals:  2,666 995,644

During the last 125 years, parents have used Betty as a boy's name about 0% of the time and more frequently (about 99% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Betty appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 24 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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