Early numbers show “Olive” on its way to stealing the crown as the most popular baby name for girls in 2015.
“Oliver” is currently the frontrunner for boys, but official numbers won’t be in until next year.
The province has released official statistics for baby names for 2014, which show “Olivia” held the top spot again, for the third year running.
“Ethan” displaced “Liam” for number one boys name. It has been in the number one or two spot every year since 2002 in B.C.
Rounding out the top five names for 2014.
B.C. Statistics says there were 44,500 babies born in the province in 2014, 22,957 of them boys, 21,543 of them girls.
Curious about how popular your name is? The province hosts an interactive tool that lets you trace baby name popularity over the last 100 years.