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Emma and Noah Remain Social Security’s Most Popular Baby Names for 2016

Categories: Births/Deaths,Retirement/Social Security

https://www.ssa.gov/news/press/releases/#/post/5-2017-1

Provides top ten most popular male and female names for babies born in the U.S. during 2016.  The only new name in either list was Elijah, number nine on the male list.  Also discusses the effect of popular culture on names selected for newborns.  From the Social Security Administration