Swedish Names: Most Common Names for Boys & Girls, Men & Women in Sweden

Top 10 lists with the most popular names for newborn boys and girls and the most common male and female names in Sweden.

Swedish names for boys and girls - Statistics
Swedish names for boys and girls – lists

Source: SCB. Statistical data from the year 2017.

Swedish baby names

Top 10 Swedish boy names

The 100 most common first names given to boys in Sweden in 2017.

  1. William
  2. Oscar
  3. Liam
  4. Lucas
  5. Oliver
  6. Alexander
  7. Elias
  8. Hugo
  9. Noah
  10. Adam

Top 10 Swedish girl names

The 10 most common first names given to Swedish girls in 2017.

  1. Alice
  2. Alicia
  3. Olivia
  4. Ella
  5. Ebba
  6. Lilly
  7. Astrid
  8. Saga
  9. Freja
  10. Wilma

Common given names for Swedish men and women

Top 10 common male names in Sweden

The 100 most common given names among men in Sweden. Current as of 31 December 2017.

  1. Karl
  2. Erik
  3. Lars
  4. Anders
  5. Per
  6. Mikael
  7. Johan
  8. Olof
  9. Nils
  10. Jan

Top 10 common female names in Sweden

The 10 most common given names among Swedish women. Current as of 31 December 2017.

  1. Maria
  2. Elisabeth
  3. Anna
  4. Kristina
  5. Margareta
  6. Eva
  7. Birgitta
  8. Karin
  9. Linnéa
  10. Marie

Last names in Sweden

The 10 most common last names in Sweden. Current as of 31 December 2017.

  1. Andersson
  2. Johansson
  3. Karlsson
  4. Nilsson
  5. Eriksson
  6. Larsson
  7. Olsson
  8. Persson
  9. Svensson
  10. Gustafsson

 

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