First Names JOYCE

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • JOYCE is ranked as the 82nd most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 728,481.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 228.47 people named JOYCE 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 JOYCE is 365,798.
  • The SSA data also shows that JOYCE is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names JOYCE
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 728,481 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 82
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 228.5

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 365,798
  • National Rank 128
  • Percentile Rank 99.86%
  • Proportion/100k 114.72

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name JOYCE is 78.7% White, 3.3% Hispanic origin, 13.8% Black, 2.0% 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 JOYCE have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 78.7% 63.9% 14.8%
Hispanic origin 3.3% 16.3% -13.0%
Black 13.8% 12.3% 1.5%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2.0% 4.9% -2.9%
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 JOYCE is California where 62,113 people have this name.
  • Kentucky is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named JOYCE, as 329.71 in every 100,000 Kentuckians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Kentucky 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 New Jersey (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 1 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names JOYCE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 29,706 230.63 99.9% Indiana 16,787 254.47 99.7% Iowa 8,351 268.77 99.7% Kansas 8,277 285.02 99.6% Michigan 25,078 253.06 99.9% Minnesota 13,257 242.93 99.8% Missouri 7,964 265.99 99.7% Nebraska 5,138 273.07 99.4% North Dakota 1,946 263.16 98.7% Ohio 32,464 280.01 99.8% South Dakota 2,582 302.64 98.9% Wisconsin 13,535 235.07 99.8%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name JOYCE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 29,706 230.63 99.9%
Indiana 16,787 254.47 99.7%
Iowa 8,351 268.77 99.7%
Kansas 8,277 285.02 99.6%
Michigan 25,078 253.06 99.9%
Minnesota 13,257 242.93 99.8%
Missouri 7,964 265.99 99.7%
Nebraska 5,138 273.07 99.4%
North Dakota 1,946 263.16 98.7%
Ohio 32,464 280.01 99.8%
South Dakota 2,582 302.64 98.9%
Wisconsin 13,535 235.07 99.8%
West State Statistics First-Names JOYCE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 1,179 159.98 97.4% Arizona 14,561 216.31 99.7% California 62,113 160.07 99.9% Colorado 9,623 179.68 99.6% Hawaii 2,330 164.13 99.5% Idaho 3,365 205.89 99.1% Montana 2,659 259.8 98.9% Nevada 5,805 204.48 99.6% New Mexico 3,506 168.13 99.0% Oregon 8,862 223.22 99.6% Utah 5,474 186.01 99.3% Washington 13,454 190.52 99.8% Wyoming 1,343 229.87 98.3%

West States
State stats for the first name JOYCE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 1,179 159.98 97.4%
Arizona 14,561 216.31 99.7%
California 62,113 160.07 99.9%
Colorado 9,623 179.68 99.6%
Hawaii 2,330 164.13 99.5%
Idaho 3,365 205.89 99.1%
Montana 2,659 259.8 98.9%
Nevada 5,805 204.48 99.6%
New Mexico 3,506 168.13 99.0%
Oregon 8,862 223.22 99.6%
Utah 5,474 186.01 99.3%
Washington 13,454 190.52 99.8%
Wyoming 1,343 229.87 98.3%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names JOYCE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 5,388 149.8 99.4% Maine 2,720 204.48 98.7% Massachusetts 10,898 161.56 99.6% New Hampshire 2,476 186.62 98.7% New Jersey 13,020 145.67 99.7% New York 39,733 201.22 99.9% Pennsylvania 31,698 247.89 99.8% Rhode Island 1,805 171.03 98.8% Vermont 1,454 232.11 99.0%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name JOYCE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 5,388 149.8 99.4%
Maine 2,720 204.48 98.7%
Massachusetts 10,898 161.56 99.6%
New Hampshire 2,476 186.62 98.7%
New Jersey 13,020 145.67 99.7%
New York 39,733 201.22 99.9%
Pennsylvania 31,698 247.89 99.8%
Rhode Island 1,805 171.03 98.8%
Vermont 1,454 232.11 99.0%
South State Statistics First-Names JOYCE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 12,333 254.31 99.8% Arkansas 8,841 298.03 99.7% Delaware 2,209 236.07 99.6% Dist. of Columbia 1,260 191.22 99.5% Florida 47,837 240.47 99.9% Georgia 25,071 248.3 99.9% Kentucky 14,551 329.71 99.7% Louisiana 11,951 257.02 99.8% Maryland 14,630 244.8 99.8% Mississippi 7,964 265.99 99.7% North Carolina 31,749 319.28 99.9% Oklahoma 10,095 260.32 99.7% South Carolina 13,762 284.77 99.8% Tennessee 19,714 301.01 99.8% Texas 51,865 192.4 99.9% Virginia 24,582 295.24 99.9% West Virginia 5,556 300.27 99.4%

South States
State stats for the first name JOYCE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 12,333 254.31 99.8%
Arkansas 8,841 298.03 99.7%
Delaware 2,209 236.07 99.6%
Dist. of Columbia 1,260 191.22 99.5%
Florida 47,837 240.47 99.9%
Georgia 25,071 248.3 99.9%
Kentucky 14,551 329.71 99.7%
Louisiana 11,951 257.02 99.8%
Maryland 14,630 244.8 99.8%
Mississippi 7,964 265.99 99.7%
North Carolina 31,749 319.28 99.9%
Oklahoma 10,095 260.32 99.7%
South Carolina 13,762 284.77 99.8%
Tennessee 19,714 301.01 99.8%
Texas 51,865 192.4 99.9%
Virginia 24,582 295.24 99.9%
West Virginia 5,556 300.27 99.4%
 

Full Names with JOYCE as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is JOYCE Smith. 0.91% of all the people named JOYCE have this family name.

There are 45105 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name JOYCE

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 JOYCE Smith 0.91%
2 JOYCE Johnson 0.74%
3 JOYCE Williams 0.60%
4 JOYCE Brown 0.54%
5 JOYCE Jones 0.54%
6 JOYCE Miller 0.44%
7 JOYCE Davis 0.43%
8 JOYCE Thomas 0.38%
9 JOYCE Anderson 0.37%
10 JOYCE Wilson 0.32%
11 JOYCE Lee 0.29%
12 JOYCE Martin 0.28%
13 JOYCE Taylor 0.28%
14 JOYCE Moore 0.27%
15 JOYCE Thompson 0.26%
16 JOYCE Hall 0.26%
17 JOYCE Harris 0.25%
18 JOYCE Jackson 0.25%
19 JOYCE King 0.25%
20 JOYCE White 0.25%

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