These are the baby names facing extinction due to fall in popularity

Names come in and out of fashion, so it's not surprising that over time some choices fall out of favour.

In recent years the trend for more unusual names has meant that some of the more traditional names are coming close to not being given to any newborns. Names Like Craig and Jade are among the ones at risk. Here is the top ten for names traditionally given to boys and girls.


1. Shannon

Fallen by 99.1%

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2. Kirsty

Fallen by 99.1%

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3. Jodie

Fallen by 98.5%

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4. Gemma

Fallen by 98.5%

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5. Danielle

Fallen by 98.3%

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6. Lauren

Fallen by 97.3%

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7. Kayleigh

Fallen by 97.2%

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8. Jade

Fallen by 96.9%

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9. Rachael

Fallen by 96.7%

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10. Rhiannon

Fallen by 96.6%

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11. Craig

Fallen by 96.5%

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12. Jordan

Fallen by 95.7%

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13. Macauley

Fallen by 95.7%

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14. Kieran

Fallen by 95.5%

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15. Ross

Fallen by 95%

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16. Lee

Fallen by 95.2%

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17. Scott

Fallen by 95.2%

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18. Ashley

Fallen by 94.3%

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19. Mitchell

Fallen by 93.8%

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20. Shane

Fallen by 93.7%

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