First Names LOIS

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • LOIS is ranked as the 181st most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 357,208.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 112.03 people named LOIS 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 LOIS is 161,153.
  • The SSA data also shows that LOIS is used as a girl's name 99% of the time.

First Names LOIS
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 357,208 +/-0.6%
  • National Rank 181
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 112.0

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 161,153
  • National Rank 324
  • Percentile Rank 99.65%
  • Proportion/100k 50.54

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name LOIS is 82.0% White, 2.8% Hispanic origin, 12.1% Black, 1.1% 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 LOIS have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 82.0% 63.9% 18.1%
Hispanic origin 2.8% 16.3% -13.5%
Black 12.1% 12.3% -0.2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.1% 4.9% -3.8%
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 LOIS is California where 32,071 people have this name.
  • South Dakota is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named LOIS, as 236.31 in every 100,000 South Dakotans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • South Dakota 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 Rhode Island (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names LOIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 15,444 119.9 99.7% Indiana 8,863 134.36 99.5% Iowa 6,409 206.28 99.6% Kansas 4,304 148.2 99.0% Michigan 13,016 131.35 99.8% Minnesota 9,853 180.55 99.7% Missouri 3,018 100.8 98.9% Nebraska 3,574 189.96 99.0% North Dakota 1,665 225.1 98.3% Ohio 16,213 139.84 99.6% South Dakota 2,016 236.31 98.5% Wisconsin 10,393 180.52 99.7%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name LOIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 15,444 119.9 99.7%
Indiana 8,863 134.36 99.5%
Iowa 6,409 206.28 99.6%
Kansas 4,304 148.2 99.0%
Michigan 13,016 131.35 99.8%
Minnesota 9,853 180.55 99.7%
Missouri 3,018 100.8 98.9%
Nebraska 3,574 189.96 99.0%
North Dakota 1,665 225.1 98.3%
Ohio 16,213 139.84 99.6%
South Dakota 2,016 236.31 98.5%
Wisconsin 10,393 180.52 99.7%
West State Statistics First-Names LOIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 621 84.32 95.1% Arizona 8,478 125.94 99.4% California 32,071 82.65 99.8% Colorado 5,349 99.86 99.2% Hawaii 759 53.44 98.1% Idaho 2,389 146.18 98.6% Montana 1,734 169.37 98.3% Nevada 2,568 90.45 98.8% New Mexico 1,832 87.84 98.0% Oregon 5,728 144.27 99.3% Utah 3,048 103.56 98.7% Washington 8,573 121.41 99.7% Wyoming 811 138.88 96.7%

West States
State stats for the first name LOIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 621 84.32 95.1%
Arizona 8,478 125.94 99.4%
California 32,071 82.65 99.8%
Colorado 5,349 99.86 99.2%
Hawaii 759 53.44 98.1%
Idaho 2,389 146.18 98.6%
Montana 1,734 169.37 98.3%
Nevada 2,568 90.45 98.8%
New Mexico 1,832 87.84 98.0%
Oregon 5,728 144.27 99.3%
Utah 3,048 103.56 98.7%
Washington 8,573 121.41 99.7%
Wyoming 811 138.88 96.7%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names LOIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 2,038 56.66 98.7% Maine 845 63.56 96.2% Massachusetts 3,114 46.16 98.7% New Hampshire 645 48.59 96.0% New Jersey 4,806 53.76 99.2% New York 17,062 86.41 99.7% Pennsylvania 18,977 148.41 99.7% Rhode Island 428 40.6 95.9% Vermont 678 108.23 97.4%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name LOIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 2,038 56.66 98.7%
Maine 845 63.56 96.2%
Massachusetts 3,114 46.16 98.7%
New Hampshire 645 48.59 96.0%
New Jersey 4,806 53.76 99.2%
New York 17,062 86.41 99.7%
Pennsylvania 18,977 148.41 99.7%
Rhode Island 428 40.6 95.9%
Vermont 678 108.23 97.4%
South State Statistics First-Names LOIS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 4,928 101.63 99.2% Arkansas 3,857 130.01 99.1% Delaware 946 101.12 98.8% Dist. of Columbia 306 46.42 97.1% Florida 23,354 117.39 99.9% Georgia 8,682 85.98 99.6% Kentucky 5,451 123.51 99.1% Louisiana 4,709 101.28 99.2% Maryland 5,666 94.8 99.5% Mississippi 3,018 100.8 98.9% North Carolina 11,583 116.49 99.7% Oklahoma 4,823 124.37 99.1% South Carolina 5,329 110.28 99.3% Tennessee 7,039 107.48 99.4% Texas 21,891 81.21 99.8% Virginia 8,988 107.95 99.6% West Virginia 2,619 141.53 98.4%

South States
State stats for the first name LOIS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 4,928 101.63 99.2%
Arkansas 3,857 130.01 99.1%
Delaware 946 101.12 98.8%
Dist. of Columbia 306 46.42 97.1%
Florida 23,354 117.39 99.9%
Georgia 8,682 85.98 99.6%
Kentucky 5,451 123.51 99.1%
Louisiana 4,709 101.28 99.2%
Maryland 5,666 94.8 99.5%
Mississippi 3,018 100.8 98.9%
North Carolina 11,583 116.49 99.7%
Oklahoma 4,823 124.37 99.1%
South Carolina 5,329 110.28 99.3%
Tennessee 7,039 107.48 99.4%
Texas 21,891 81.21 99.8%
Virginia 8,988 107.95 99.6%
West Virginia 2,619 141.53 98.4%
 

Full Names with LOIS as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is LOIS Smith. 0.97% of all the people named LOIS have this family name.

There are 28602 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name LOIS

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 LOIS Smith 0.97%
2 LOIS Johnson 0.82%
3 LOIS Miller 0.55%
4 LOIS Jones 0.51%
5 LOIS Williams 0.49%
6 LOIS Brown 0.47%
7 LOIS Anderson 0.45%
8 LOIS Davis 0.42%
9 LOIS Thompson 0.31%
10 LOIS Taylor 0.29%
11 LOIS Wilson 0.28%
12 LOIS Martin 0.27%
13 LOIS Moore 0.25%
14 LOIS White 0.25%
15 LOIS Hall 0.25%
16 LOIS Clark 0.25%
17 LOIS Thomas 0.24%
18 LOIS Harris 0.23%
19 LOIS King 0.23%
20 LOIS Nelson 0.21%