Catherine as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Catherine?

We estimate that there are 392,534 people named Catherine who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Catherine is the 55th most common for women, and the 123rd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Catherine?

The average person named Catherine is 51.54 years old.

Is Catherine a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

976 people named Catherine were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 328th most popular name for girls, and the 674th most popular overall.

The popularity of Catherine peaked in 1917, when it was the 18th most popular name for baby girls.

Is Catherine a Boy's Name or a Girl's Name?

Catherine is almost exclusively a female name. 99.8% of people named Catherine are female.

Popularity of Catherine in England

In 2020, Catherine was the 417th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.