Last Names MAJOR

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MAJOR is ranked as the 2345th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 17,208.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 5.4 people named MAJOR for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 98% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named MAJOR is 23,384, the rank is 1,659 and the proportion per 100k Americans named MAJOR is 7.34.

Last Names MAJOR
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 17,208 +/-2.7%
  • National Rank 2,345
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 5.4

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 23,384
  • National Rank 1,659
  • Proportion/100k 7.34

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MAJOR is 63.4% White, 1.7% Hispanic origin, 32.2% Black, 0.4% Asian or Pacific Islander, 2.0% Two or More Races, and 0.4% 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 MAJOR have a higher likelyhood of being Black and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name MAJOR is included in the following name catgories:
  • Not Categorized

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 63.4% 63.9% -0.5%
Hispanic origin 1.7% 16.3% -14.6%
Black 32.2% 12.3% 19.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.9% -4.5%
Two or more races 2.0% 1.8% 0.2%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.4% 0.7% -0.3%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named MAJOR is Florida where 1,509 people have this name.
  • Rhode Island is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MAJOR, as 20.73 in every 100,000 Rhode Islanders have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Rhode Island 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 West Virginia (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 4 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names MAJOR State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 581 4.51 98.7% Indiana 280 4.25 96.7% Iowa 167 5.37 96.1% Kansas 141 4.84 94.2% Michigan 677 6.83 99.1% Minnesota 135 2.46 95.0% Missouri 113 3.77 90.5% Nebraska 72 3.84 89.5% North Dakota 8 1.09 25.0% Ohio 532 4.59 98.3% South Dakota 35 4.15 77.5% Wisconsin 129 2.25 94.6%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MAJOR

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 581 4.51 98.7%
Indiana 280 4.25 96.7%
Iowa 167 5.37 96.1%
Kansas 141 4.84 94.2%
Michigan 677 6.83 99.1%
Minnesota 135 2.46 95.0%
Missouri 113 3.77 90.5%
Nebraska 72 3.84 89.5%
North Dakota 8 1.09 25.0%
Ohio 532 4.59 98.3%
South Dakota 35 4.15 77.5%
Wisconsin 129 2.25 94.6%
West State Statistics Last-Names MAJOR State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 48 6.49 85.1% Arizona 355 5.28 98.1% California 1,347 3.47 99.1% Colorado 452 8.45 98.7% Hawaii 36 2.54 86.5% Idaho 47 2.87 85.7% Montana 24 2.3 74.3% Nevada 101 3.55 94.9% New Mexico 59 2.83 89.0% Oregon 139 3.5 95.3% Utah 232 7.88 95.4% Washington 333 4.72 98.2% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name MAJOR

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 48 6.49 85.1%
Arizona 355 5.28 98.1%
California 1,347 3.47 99.1%
Colorado 452 8.45 98.7%
Hawaii 36 2.54 86.5%
Idaho 47 2.87 85.7%
Montana 24 2.3 74.3%
Nevada 101 3.55 94.9%
New Mexico 59 2.83 89.0%
Oregon 139 3.5 95.3%
Utah 232 7.88 95.4%
Washington 333 4.72 98.2%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names MAJOR State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 276 7.68 98.1% Maine 112 8.42 92.4% Massachusetts 474 7.03 98.0% New Hampshire 168 12.68 96.4% New Jersey 657 7.35 99.0% New York 886 4.49 99.0% Pennsylvania 813 6.36 99.0% Rhode Island 219 20.73 97.8% Vermont 47 7.51 92.4%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MAJOR

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 276 7.68 98.1%
Maine 112 8.42 92.4%
Massachusetts 474 7.03 98.0%
New Hampshire 168 12.68 96.4%
New Jersey 657 7.35 99.0%
New York 886 4.49 99.0%
Pennsylvania 813 6.36 99.0%
Rhode Island 219 20.73 97.8%
Vermont 47 7.51 92.4%
South State Statistics Last-Names MAJOR State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 368 7.58 96.3% Arkansas 90 3.02 90.4% Delaware 78 8.36 96.6% Dist. of Columbia 44 6.63 91.6% Florida 1,509 7.59 99.5% Georgia 766 7.59 98.5% Kentucky 259 5.87 95.2% Louisiana 723 15.56 98.2% Maryland 383 6.41 98.4% Mississippi 113 3.77 90.5% North Carolina 427 4.3 97.8% Oklahoma 328 8.45 96.9% South Carolina 790 16.34 98.7% Tennessee 335 5.12 96.8% Texas 1,067 3.96 98.7% Virginia 707 8.49 98.8% West Virginia 18 0.98 59.0%

South States
State stats for the first name MAJOR

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 368 7.58 96.3%
Arkansas 90 3.02 90.4%
Delaware 78 8.36 96.6%
Dist. of Columbia 44 6.63 91.6%
Florida 1,509 7.59 99.5%
Georgia 766 7.59 98.5%
Kentucky 259 5.87 95.2%
Louisiana 723 15.56 98.2%
Maryland 383 6.41 98.4%
Mississippi 113 3.77 90.5%
North Carolina 427 4.3 97.8%
Oklahoma 328 8.45 96.9%
South Carolina 790 16.34 98.7%
Tennessee 335 5.12 96.8%
Texas 1,067 3.96 98.7%
Virginia 707 8.49 98.8%
West Virginia 18 0.98 59.0%
 

Full Names with MAJOR as a Last Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have MAJOR as a last 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 MAJOR.

The most popular full name is John MAJOR. 1.89% of all the people named MAJOR have this given name.

There are 1231 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MAJOR

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 John MAJOR 1.89%
2 James MAJOR 1.73%
3 Michael MAJOR 1.62%
4 David MAJOR 1.51%
5 Robert MAJOR 1.32%
6 Charles MAJOR 1.27%
7 Mary MAJOR 1.13%
8 William MAJOR 1.08%
9 Barbara MAJOR 0.89%
10 Brian MAJOR 0.76%
11 Joseph MAJOR 0.70%
12 Carol MAJOR 0.65%
13 George MAJOR 0.65%
14 Richard MAJOR 0.62%
15 Patricia MAJOR 0.59%
16 Donald MAJOR 0.54%
17 Gary MAJOR 0.54%
18 Daniel MAJOR 0.51%
19 Diane MAJOR 0.51%
20 Linda MAJOR 0.51%