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The name Derrick is of English origin, and is a variation of Derek.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Derrick 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 Derrick
Use of the Name Derrick for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
127,728 126,021 67,420 16,459 7,143 2,670 1,309
The table below indicates the number of times the name Derrick has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Derrick first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1948, which is the first 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 Derrick
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
194883267  
194976082  
1950515171  
1951454220  
1952396302  
1953364356  
1954319509  
1955278661  
1956254800  
1957249944  
19582441,027  
19592311,179  
19602361,178  
19611971,500  
19621911,578  
19631641,943  
19641562,095  
19651292,416  
19661282,438  
19671202,501  
19681162,582  
19691072,937  
1970963,446  
1971843,575  
1972913,081  
1973873,048  
1974872,954  
1975892,816  
1976912,914  
1977803,482  
1978763,780  
1979803,726  
1980744,128  
1981783,848  
1982783,652  
1983783,653  
1984793,658  
1985833,777  
1986873,325  
1987863,532  
1988963,302  
1989993,445  
19901063,362  
19911113,095  
19921202,914  
19931292,701  
19941362,569  
19951592,183  
19961691,993  
19971881,777  
19981941,756  
19992131,607  
20002181,593  
20012341,449  
20022351,431  
20032451,361  
20042471,309  
Totals:  127,728 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Derrick as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Derrick appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 57 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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