First Names CHRIS

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • CHRIS is ranked as the 64th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 847,331.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 265.74 people named CHRIS for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 99% of the time.
  • Based on the analysis of 100 years worth of data from the Social Security Administration's (SSA) Baby Names database, the estimated population of people named CHRIS is 143,355.
  • The SSA data also shows that CHRIS is used as a boy's name 85% of the time.

First Names CHRIS
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 847,331 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 64
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 265.7

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 143,355
  • National Rank 370
  • Percentile Rank 99.60%
  • Proportion/100k 44.96

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name CHRIS is 79.4% White, 5.2% Hispanic origin, 11.4% Black, 2.0% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% Two or More Races, and 0.6% American Indian or Alaskan Native. These figures should be considered only as a rough estimate. The purpose of this graph is to compare the name's specific race and Hispanic origin distribution to the distribution in the general population of the US.

The vertical blue bars represent the race distribution of people that have the name. The yellow horizontal lines represent the race distribution of the general population. The amount by which the blue bars extend past the yellow horizontal lines determines how likely a person with the name will be part of a given race or Hispanic origin group.

On this basis, the people with the name CHRIS have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name CHRIS is included in the following name catgories:
  • US unisex baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Common US masculine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Common Swedish masculine given name - SCB Data
  • Unisex surname
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data

Race & Hispanic origin distribution
of the people with the name CHRIS

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 79.4% 63.9% 15.5%
Hispanic origin 5.2% 16.3% -11.1%
Black 11.4% 12.3% -0.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2.0% 4.9% -2.9%
Two or more races 1.4% 1.8% -0.4%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.6% 0.7% -0.1%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named CHRIS is California where 80,076 people have this name.
  • New Hampshire is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named CHRIS, as 659.85 in every 100,000 New Hampshirites have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Massachusetts.
  • New Hampshire is the state with the biggest positive difference between the actual state population and the projected state population based on the national average. (where the blue bar extends past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Florida (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 2 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names CHRIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 36,828 285.92 99.9% Indiana 24,469 370.91 99.8% Iowa 8,734 281.1 99.8% Kansas 15,162 522.09 99.9% Michigan 18,871 190.43 99.9% Minnesota 13,937 255.39 99.8% Missouri 9,121 304.62 99.8% Nebraska 8,705 462.68 99.8% North Dakota 2,662 359.94 99.1% Ohio 39,410 339.92 99.9% South Dakota 3,086 361.72 99.2% Wisconsin 14,290 248.2 99.8%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name CHRIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 36,828 285.92 99.9%
Indiana 24,469 370.91 99.8%
Iowa 8,734 281.1 99.8%
Kansas 15,162 522.09 99.9%
Michigan 18,871 190.43 99.9%
Minnesota 13,937 255.39 99.8%
Missouri 9,121 304.62 99.8%
Nebraska 8,705 462.68 99.8%
North Dakota 2,662 359.94 99.1%
Ohio 39,410 339.92 99.9%
South Dakota 3,086 361.72 99.2%
Wisconsin 14,290 248.2 99.8%
West State Statistics First-Names CHRIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 2,692 365.37 99.2% Arizona 24,113 358.21 99.9% California 80,076 206.37 99.9% Colorado 21,516 401.72 99.9% Hawaii 3,992 281.19 99.8% Idaho 6,629 405.57 99.8% Montana 4,628 452.16 99.7% Nevada 8,089 284.92 99.8% New Mexico 7,939 380.66 99.7% Oregon 14,167 356.82 99.8% Utah 11,934 405.51 99.8% Washington 21,723 307.62 99.9% Wyoming 2,527 432.6 99.5%

West States
State stats for the first name CHRIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 2,692 365.37 99.2%
Arizona 24,113 358.21 99.9%
California 80,076 206.37 99.9%
Colorado 21,516 401.72 99.9%
Hawaii 3,992 281.19 99.8%
Idaho 6,629 405.57 99.8%
Montana 4,628 452.16 99.7%
Nevada 8,089 284.92 99.8%
New Mexico 7,939 380.66 99.7%
Oregon 14,167 356.82 99.8%
Utah 11,934 405.51 99.8%
Washington 21,723 307.62 99.9%
Wyoming 2,527 432.6 99.5%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names CHRIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 17,528 487.34 99.9% Maine 8,292 623.39 99.9% Massachusetts 39,700 588.55 100.0% New Hampshire 8,755 659.85 99.9% New Jersey 37,392 418.34 99.9% New York 33,741 170.87 99.9% Pennsylvania 32,156 251.47 99.8% Rhode Island 5,624 532.95 99.8% Vermont 2,458 392.27 99.4%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name CHRIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 17,528 487.34 99.9%
Maine 8,292 623.39 99.9%
Massachusetts 39,700 588.55 100.0%
New Hampshire 8,755 659.85 99.9%
New Jersey 37,392 418.34 99.9%
New York 33,741 170.87 99.9%
Pennsylvania 32,156 251.47 99.8%
Rhode Island 5,624 532.95 99.8%
Vermont 2,458 392.27 99.4%
South State Statistics First-Names CHRIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 16,463 339.48 99.9% Arkansas 10,506 354.18 99.8% Delaware 3,297 352.4 99.8% Dist. of Columbia 1,879 285.17 99.7% Florida 32,166 161.69 99.9% Georgia 33,690 333.65 99.9% Kentucky 16,204 367.16 99.8% Louisiana 14,255 306.59 99.8% Maryland 16,940 283.45 99.9% Mississippi 9,121 304.62 99.8% North Carolina 24,191 243.27 99.9% Oklahoma 16,479 424.93 99.9% South Carolina 14,027 290.26 99.8% Tennessee 23,724 362.24 99.9% Texas 65,690 243.69 100.0% Virginia 26,107 313.56 99.9% West Virginia 4,892 264.39 99.3%

South States
State stats for the first name CHRIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 16,463 339.48 99.9%
Arkansas 10,506 354.18 99.8%
Delaware 3,297 352.4 99.8%
Dist. of Columbia 1,879 285.17 99.7%
Florida 32,166 161.69 99.9%
Georgia 33,690 333.65 99.9%
Kentucky 16,204 367.16 99.8%
Louisiana 14,255 306.59 99.8%
Maryland 16,940 283.45 99.9%
Mississippi 9,121 304.62 99.8%
North Carolina 24,191 243.27 99.9%
Oklahoma 16,479 424.93 99.9%
South Carolina 14,027 290.26 99.8%
Tennessee 23,724 362.24 99.9%
Texas 65,690 243.69 100.0%
Virginia 26,107 313.56 99.9%
West Virginia 4,892 264.39 99.3%
 

Full Names with CHRIS as a First Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have CHRIS as a first name. The length of the bars represents an estimate of the the number of people with the name expressed as a percentage of all the people named CHRIS.

The most popular full name is CHRIS Smith. 0.67% of all the people named CHRIS have this family name.

There are 55880 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name CHRIS

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 CHRIS Smith 0.67%
2 CHRIS Johnson 0.65%
3 CHRIS Brown 0.50%
4 CHRIS Jones 0.50%
5 CHRIS Miller 0.47%
6 CHRIS Williams 0.41%
7 CHRIS Davis 0.36%
8 CHRIS Anderson 0.31%
9 CHRIS Lee 0.28%
10 CHRIS Wilson 0.26%
11 CHRIS Martin 0.26%
12 CHRIS Hall 0.25%
13 CHRIS Thompson 0.25%
14 CHRIS White 0.24%
15 CHRIS Moore 0.23%
16 CHRIS Taylor 0.23%
17 CHRIS King 0.22%
18 CHRIS Hill 0.21%
19 CHRIS Allen 0.21%
20 CHRIS Thomas 0.20%