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Most frequent names and surnames
Note Name/Surname
most frequent
Number
of persons
Reference
date
Women resident in Spain 1 María Carmen 664,804 01/01/2016
Men resident in Spain 1 Antonio 702,882 01/01/2016
Newborn girls 2 Lucía 4,672 2016
Newborn boys 2 Hugo 4,870 2016
All residents in Spain 1.3 García 1,470,005 01/01/2016
  • 1 Data from the Continuous Registry Statistics
  • 2 Data from the Birth Statistics
  • 3 Refers to the first surname

This section contains the most frequent names and surnames of people who are currently resident in Spain, as well as the most frequent names of newborns in the last 15 years. In the first case, the source used to obtain the data is the Continuous Registry Statistics referred to 1 January of each year, and the results can be consulted in Excel table format or through the applications designed for this purpose. In the second case, the data comes from the Birth Statistics and is obtained from the information collected in the Statistical Birth Bulletin; Excel tables are included with the most frequent names recorded in the Civil Registry: the 100 most frequent names for the national total and 10 most frequent names for Autonomous Communities.

Latest data
Year 2016 Published: 24/05/2017