First Names MATHEW

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MATHEW is ranked as the 977th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 37,016.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 11.61 people named MATHEW for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 70% 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 MATHEW is 65,189.
  • The SSA data also shows that MATHEW is used as a boy's name 100% of the time.

First Names MATHEW
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 37,016 +/-1.8%
  • National Rank 977
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 11.6

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 65,189
  • National Rank 697
  • Percentile Rank 99.25%
  • Proportion/100k 20.44

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MATHEW is 76.8% White, 4.7% Hispanic origin, 11.1% Black, 5.2% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.7% 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 MATHEW have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 76.8% 63.9% 12.9%
Hispanic origin 4.7% 16.3% -11.6%
Black 11.1% 12.3% -1.2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5.2% 4.9% 0.3%
Two or more races 1.7% 1.8% -0.1%
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 MATHEW is California where 4,563 people have this name.
  • New Hampshire is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MATHEW, as 23.94 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 California.
  • 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 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Mississippi (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 4 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names MATHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 1,595 12.38 98.3% Indiana 709 10.75 97.0% Iowa 463 14.9 97.1% Kansas 253 8.72 93.4% Michigan 1,347 13.6 98.9% Minnesota 1,050 19.24 98.4% Missouri 113 3.77 91.5% Nebraska 158 8.38 91.2% North Dakota 48 6.52 78.1% Ohio 1,037 8.94 97.7% South Dakota 62 7.26 80.2% Wisconsin 929 16.13 98.1%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MATHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 1,595 12.38 98.3%
Indiana 709 10.75 97.0%
Iowa 463 14.9 97.1%
Kansas 253 8.72 93.4%
Michigan 1,347 13.6 98.9%
Minnesota 1,050 19.24 98.4%
Missouri 113 3.77 91.5%
Nebraska 158 8.38 91.2%
North Dakota 48 6.52 78.1%
Ohio 1,037 8.94 97.7%
South Dakota 62 7.26 80.2%
Wisconsin 929 16.13 98.1%
West State Statistics First-Names MATHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 127 17.3 86.0% Arizona 626 9.3 96.0% California 4,563 11.76 99.2% Colorado 709 13.24 96.8% Hawaii 151 10.6 93.8% Idaho 265 16.24 93.0% Montana 133 13.03 88.2% Nevada 248 8.72 93.7% New Mexico 177 8.5 90.2% Oregon 511 12.88 96.0% Utah 530 18.01 95.5% Washington 1,296 18.35 98.6% Wyoming 37 6.39 75.1%

West States
State stats for the first name MATHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 127 17.3 86.0%
Arizona 626 9.3 96.0%
California 4,563 11.76 99.2%
Colorado 709 13.24 96.8%
Hawaii 151 10.6 93.8%
Idaho 265 16.24 93.0%
Montana 133 13.03 88.2%
Nevada 248 8.72 93.7%
New Mexico 177 8.5 90.2%
Oregon 511 12.88 96.0%
Utah 530 18.01 95.5%
Washington 1,296 18.35 98.6%
Wyoming 37 6.39 75.1%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names MATHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 553 15.36 96.8% Maine 244 18.38 91.9% Massachusetts 937 13.88 97.3% New Hampshire 318 23.94 93.9% New Jersey 646 7.23 97.0% New York 2,939 14.89 99.2% Pennsylvania 1,184 9.26 98.1% Rhode Island 173 16.41 92.7% Vermont 98 15.64 91.3%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MATHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 553 15.36 96.8%
Maine 244 18.38 91.9%
Massachusetts 937 13.88 97.3%
New Hampshire 318 23.94 93.9%
New Jersey 646 7.23 97.0%
New York 2,939 14.89 99.2%
Pennsylvania 1,184 9.26 98.1%
Rhode Island 173 16.41 92.7%
Vermont 98 15.64 91.3%
South State Statistics First-Names MATHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 258 5.33 95.2% Arkansas 192 6.48 93.2% Delaware 71 7.6 93.5% Dist. of Columbia 66 9.95 91.3% Florida 2,033 10.22 99.1% Georgia 950 9.41 98.0% Kentucky 194 4.41 93.2% Louisiana 322 6.92 95.2% Maryland 537 8.99 97.5% Mississippi 113 3.77 91.5% North Carolina 644 6.48 98.0% Oklahoma 349 9 94.9% South Carolina 253 5.23 94.9% Tennessee 449 6.86 96.6% Texas 3,538 13.12 99.1% Virginia 622 7.47 97.3% West Virginia 109 5.9 87.1%

South States
State stats for the first name MATHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 258 5.33 95.2%
Arkansas 192 6.48 93.2%
Delaware 71 7.6 93.5%
Dist. of Columbia 66 9.95 91.3%
Florida 2,033 10.22 99.1%
Georgia 950 9.41 98.0%
Kentucky 194 4.41 93.2%
Louisiana 322 6.92 95.2%
Maryland 537 8.99 97.5%
Mississippi 113 3.77 91.5%
North Carolina 644 6.48 98.0%
Oklahoma 349 9 94.9%
South Carolina 253 5.23 94.9%
Tennessee 449 6.86 96.6%
Texas 3,538 13.12 99.1%
Virginia 622 7.47 97.3%
West Virginia 109 5.9 87.1%
 

Full Names with MATHEW as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is MATHEW Thomas. 1.29% of all the people named MATHEW have this family name.

There are 5076 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MATHEW

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 MATHEW Thomas 1.29%
2 MATHEW Smith 0.79%
3 MATHEW Abraham 0.70%
4 MATHEW Johnson 0.66%
5 MATHEW George 0.65%
6 MATHEW Varghese 0.50%
7 MATHEW Jacob 0.44%
8 MATHEW Brown 0.39%
9 MATHEW Miller 0.36%
10 MATHEW Varughese 0.35%
11 MATHEW Williams 0.35%
12 MATHEW Jones 0.31%
13 MATHEW Chacko 0.29%
14 MATHEW Wilson 0.29%
15 MATHEW Davis 0.26%
16 MATHEW Anderson 0.25%
17 MATHEW Clark 0.24%
18 MATHEW Taylor 0.24%
19 MATHEW Thompson 0.24%
20 MATHEW Wright 0.24%