First Names GAYLA

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • GAYLA is ranked as the 1601st most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 16,061.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 1% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 5.04 people named GAYLA for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 100% 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 GAYLA is 9,717.
  • The SSA data also shows that GAYLA is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names GAYLA
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 16,061 +/-2.8%
  • National Rank 1,601
  • Percentile Rank 0.99
  • Proportion/100k 5.0

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 9,717
  • National Rank 2,130
  • Percentile Rank 97.70%
  • Proportion/100k 3.05

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name GAYLA is 78.9% White, 3.5% Hispanic origin, 14.3% Black, 1.1% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.5% Two or More Races, and 0.7% 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 GAYLA have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name GAYLA is included in the following name catgories:
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • US feminine baby name - Social Security Administration

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 78.9% 63.9% 15.0%
Hispanic origin 3.5% 16.3% -12.8%
Black 14.3% 12.3% 2.0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.1% 4.9% -3.8%
Two or more races 1.5% 1.8% -0.3%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.7% 0.7% -0.0%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named GAYLA is Texas where 2,823 people have this name.
  • Oklahoma is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named GAYLA, as 37.66 in every 100,000 Oklahomans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Texas.
  • Oklahoma 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 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is New Jersey (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 20 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names GAYLA State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 779 6.05 97.4% Indiana 489 7.41 96.3% Iowa 192 6.17 95.4% Kansas 612 21.07 95.8% Michigan 369 3.72 97.8% Minnesota 127 2.32 94.8% Missouri 312 10.44 95.1% Nebraska 158 8.38 91.1% North Dakota 24 3.26 67.2% Ohio 373 3.22 96.0% South Dakota 62 7.26 79.8% Wisconsin 106 1.84 94.0%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name GAYLA

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 779 6.05 97.4%
Indiana 489 7.41 96.3%
Iowa 192 6.17 95.4%
Kansas 612 21.07 95.8%
Michigan 369 3.72 97.8%
Minnesota 127 2.32 94.8%
Missouri 312 10.44 95.1%
Nebraska 158 8.38 91.1%
North Dakota 24 3.26 67.2%
Ohio 373 3.22 96.0%
South Dakota 62 7.26 79.8%
Wisconsin 106 1.84 94.0%
West State Statistics First-Names GAYLA State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 48 6.49 72.0% Arizona 305 4.52 94.0% California 863 2.22 97.7% Colorado 385 7.19 95.4% Hawaii 84 5.94 90.6% Idaho 289 17.67 93.3% Montana 94 9.2 85.7% Nevada 138 4.85 91.0% New Mexico 138 6.61 88.5% Oregon 270 6.81 94.1% Utah 373 12.66 94.3% Washington 373 5.28 96.9% Wyoming 56 9.58 79.4%

West States
State stats for the first name GAYLA

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 48 6.49 72.0%
Arizona 305 4.52 94.0%
California 863 2.22 97.7%
Colorado 385 7.19 95.4%
Hawaii 84 5.94 90.6%
Idaho 289 17.67 93.3%
Montana 94 9.2 85.7%
Nevada 138 4.85 91.0%
New Mexico 138 6.61 88.5%
Oregon 270 6.81 94.1%
Utah 373 12.66 94.3%
Washington 373 5.28 96.9%
Wyoming 56 9.58 79.4%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names GAYLA State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 52 1.44 85.6% Maine 20 1.53 61.5% Massachusetts 134 1.98 90.7% New Hampshire 47 3.52 81.8% New Jersey 52 0.58 82.5% New York 141 0.71 94.2% Pennsylvania 104 0.81 92.0% Rhode Island 27 2.59 75.8% Vermont 8 1.25 59.1%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name GAYLA

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 52 1.44 85.6%
Maine 20 1.53 61.5%
Massachusetts 134 1.98 90.7%
New Hampshire 47 3.52 81.8%
New Jersey 52 0.58 82.5%
New York 141 0.71 94.2%
Pennsylvania 104 0.81 92.0%
Rhode Island 27 2.59 75.8%
Vermont 8 1.25 59.1%
South State Statistics First-Names GAYLA State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 454 9.36 96.4% Arkansas 564 19 96.3% Delaware 14 1.52 80.8% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 465 2.34 97.7% Georgia 684 6.77 97.6% Kentucky 441 9.99 95.6% Louisiana 308 6.63 95.0% Maryland 69 1.15 90.8% Mississippi 312 10.44 95.1% North Carolina 277 2.79 96.8% Oklahoma 1,461 37.66 97.8% South Carolina 160 3.32 93.3% Tennessee 537 8.2 97.0% Texas 2,823 10.47 99.0% Virginia 262 3.14 95.4% West Virginia 73 3.93 84.0%

South States
State stats for the first name GAYLA

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 454 9.36 96.4%
Arkansas 564 19 96.3%
Delaware 14 1.52 80.8%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 465 2.34 97.7%
Georgia 684 6.77 97.6%
Kentucky 441 9.99 95.6%
Louisiana 308 6.63 95.0%
Maryland 69 1.15 90.8%
Mississippi 312 10.44 95.1%
North Carolina 277 2.79 96.8%
Oklahoma 1,461 37.66 97.8%
South Carolina 160 3.32 93.3%
Tennessee 537 8.2 97.0%
Texas 2,823 10.47 99.0%
Virginia 262 3.14 95.4%
West Virginia 73 3.93 84.0%
 

Full Names with GAYLA as a First Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have GAYLA 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 GAYLA.

The most popular full name is GAYLA Smith. 1.33% of all the people named GAYLA have this family name.

There are 2290 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name GAYLA

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 GAYLA Smith 1.33%
2 GAYLA Williams 0.64%
3 GAYLA Thompson 0.61%
4 GAYLA Johnson 0.58%
5 GAYLA Brown 0.52%
6 GAYLA Jones 0.52%
7 GAYLA Miller 0.46%
8 GAYLA Moore 0.46%
9 GAYLA Wilson 0.46%
10 GAYLA Harris 0.43%
11 GAYLA Adams 0.40%
12 GAYLA Anderson 0.40%
13 GAYLA Davis 0.38%
14 GAYLA Cox 0.35%
15 GAYLA Lewis 0.35%
16 GAYLA Scott 0.35%
17 GAYLA Taylor 0.29%
18 GAYLA Wright 0.29%
19 GAYLA Clark 0.26%
20 GAYLA White 0.26%