First Names MATTHEW

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MATTHEW is ranked as the 71st most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 786,699.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 246.72 people named MATTHEW 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 MATTHEW is 1,465,960.
  • The SSA data also shows that MATTHEW is used as a boy's name 100% of the time.

First Names MATTHEW
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 786,699 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 71
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 246.7

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 1,465,960
  • National Rank 13
  • Percentile Rank 99.99%
  • Proportion/100k 459.75

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MATTHEW is 82.4% White, 3.7% Hispanic origin, 10.4% Black, 1.5% 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 MATTHEW have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name MATTHEW is included in the following name catgories:
  • Masculine given name
  • Irish masculine given name
  • Biblical surname
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data
  • Hebrew masculine given name
  • Common US masculine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • US masculine baby name - Social Security Administration

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 82.4% 63.9% 18.5%
Hispanic origin 3.7% 16.3% -12.6%
Black 10.4% 12.3% -1.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.5% 4.9% -3.4%
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 MATTHEW is California where 80,627 people have this name.
  • Michigan is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MATTHEW, as 389.34 in every 100,000 Michiganians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of California.
  • Michigan 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 0 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names MATTHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 27,073 210.18 99.8% Indiana 15,935 241.56 99.7% Iowa 11,435 368.02 99.8% Kansas 4,831 166.36 99.2% Michigan 38,583 389.34 99.9% Minnesota 20,451 374.75 99.9% Missouri 3,277 109.46 99.0% Nebraska 3,673 195.2 99.0% North Dakota 1,271 171.82 97.6% Ohio 29,200 251.85 99.8% South Dakota 1,238 145.1 97.3% Wisconsin 21,366 371.1 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MATTHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 27,073 210.18 99.8%
Indiana 15,935 241.56 99.7%
Iowa 11,435 368.02 99.8%
Kansas 4,831 166.36 99.2%
Michigan 38,583 389.34 99.9%
Minnesota 20,451 374.75 99.9%
Missouri 3,277 109.46 99.0%
Nebraska 3,673 195.2 99.0%
North Dakota 1,271 171.82 97.6%
Ohio 29,200 251.85 99.8%
South Dakota 1,238 145.1 97.3%
Wisconsin 21,366 371.1 99.9%
West State Statistics First-Names MATTHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 2,150 291.86 98.8% Arizona 10,694 158.87 99.5% California 80,627 207.79 99.9% Colorado 13,000 242.72 99.7% Hawaii 2,396 168.8 99.6% Idaho 2,725 166.72 98.8% Montana 1,624 158.64 98.1% Nevada 4,329 152.47 99.4% New Mexico 3,506 168.13 99.0% Oregon 7,986 201.14 99.5% Utah 7,503 254.95 99.5% Washington 19,341 273.89 99.9% Wyoming 1,007 172.4 97.5%

West States
State stats for the first name MATTHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 2,150 291.86 98.8%
Arizona 10,694 158.87 99.5%
California 80,627 207.79 99.9%
Colorado 13,000 242.72 99.7%
Hawaii 2,396 168.8 99.6%
Idaho 2,725 166.72 98.8%
Montana 1,624 158.64 98.1%
Nevada 4,329 152.47 99.4%
New Mexico 3,506 168.13 99.0%
Oregon 7,986 201.14 99.5%
Utah 7,503 254.95 99.5%
Washington 19,341 273.89 99.9%
Wyoming 1,007 172.4 97.5%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names MATTHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 11,682 324.81 99.8% Maine 4,635 348.45 99.5% Massachusetts 18,950 280.93 99.8% New Hampshire 4,074 307.04 99.4% New Jersey 26,144 292.5 99.9% New York 65,383 331.11 99.9% Pennsylvania 33,645 263.12 99.8% Rhode Island 4,074 386.11 99.6% Vermont 1,987 317.19 99.3%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MATTHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 11,682 324.81 99.8%
Maine 4,635 348.45 99.5%
Massachusetts 18,950 280.93 99.8%
New Hampshire 4,074 307.04 99.4%
New Jersey 26,144 292.5 99.9%
New York 65,383 331.11 99.9%
Pennsylvania 33,645 263.12 99.8%
Rhode Island 4,074 386.11 99.6%
Vermont 1,987 317.19 99.3%
South State Statistics First-Names MATTHEW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 6,319 130.3 99.4% Arkansas 3,863 130.23 99.1% Delaware 2,614 279.41 99.6% Dist. of Columbia 1,041 158.06 99.3% Florida 42,959 215.95 99.9% Georgia 16,522 163.63 99.8% Kentucky 7,078 160.37 99.4% Louisiana 5,922 127.36 99.4% Maryland 12,932 216.39 99.8% Mississippi 3,277 109.46 99.0% North Carolina 26,997 271.49 99.9% Oklahoma 6,013 155.05 99.4% South Carolina 7,402 153.17 99.5% Tennessee 9,480 144.75 99.6% Texas 55,332 205.26 99.9% Virginia 17,558 210.87 99.8% West Virginia 3,392 183.31 98.8%

South States
State stats for the first name MATTHEW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 6,319 130.3 99.4%
Arkansas 3,863 130.23 99.1%
Delaware 2,614 279.41 99.6%
Dist. of Columbia 1,041 158.06 99.3%
Florida 42,959 215.95 99.9%
Georgia 16,522 163.63 99.8%
Kentucky 7,078 160.37 99.4%
Louisiana 5,922 127.36 99.4%
Maryland 12,932 216.39 99.8%
Mississippi 3,277 109.46 99.0%
North Carolina 26,997 271.49 99.9%
Oklahoma 6,013 155.05 99.4%
South Carolina 7,402 153.17 99.5%
Tennessee 9,480 144.75 99.6%
Texas 55,332 205.26 99.9%
Virginia 17,558 210.87 99.8%
West Virginia 3,392 183.31 98.8%
 

Full Names with MATTHEW as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is MATTHEW Smith. 0.85% of all the people named MATTHEW have this family name.

There are 54379 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MATTHEW

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 MATTHEW Smith 0.85%
2 MATTHEW Johnson 0.62%
3 MATTHEW Miller 0.57%
4 MATTHEW Brown 0.43%
5 MATTHEW Jones 0.37%
6 MATTHEW Davis 0.35%
7 MATTHEW Williams 0.34%
8 MATTHEW Anderson 0.31%
9 MATTHEW Wilson 0.25%
10 MATTHEW Taylor 0.24%
11 MATTHEW Thomas 0.23%
12 MATTHEW Thompson 0.22%
13 MATTHEW Martin 0.22%
14 MATTHEW Hall 0.22%
15 MATTHEW Clark 0.21%
16 MATTHEW King 0.21%
17 MATTHEW Lee 0.21%
18 MATTHEW Moore 0.21%
19 MATTHEW White 0.20%
20 MATTHEW Nelson 0.20%

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