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Most Common Name: new-top-firstNames.csv

This directory contains the code and data behind the story Dear Mona, What’s The Most Common Name In America?

The main script file is most-common-name.R

There are four input files:

And five output files:

Data license: CC Attribution 4.0 License · Data source: fivethirtyeight/data on GitHub

100 rows

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Link rowid Unnamed: 0 name newPerct2013
1 1 Michael 0.0115773775805504
2 2 James 0.0102178024415186
3 3 John 0.009674625304737991
4 4 Robert 0.00949304122976442
5 5 David 0.00894278474230051
6 6 William 0.00748422327850325
7 7 Mary 0.00683869458180949
8 8 Christopher 0.0059006184684939605
9 9 Joseph 0.00541044283120785
10 10 Richard 0.0053460679176983
11 11 Daniel 0.0051379341207295
12 12 Thomas 0.00492197304759221
13 13 Matthew 0.0044967499170826
14 14 Jennifer 0.00433302393327508
15 15 Charles 0.00427966571001279
16 16 Anthony 0.00383954297483508
17 17 Patricia 0.0037841929592687604
18 18 Linda 0.00375060743085161
19 19 Mark 0.00355900565048459
20 20 Elizabeth 0.00352961104023526
21 21 Joshua 0.00351005464566755
22 22 Steven 0.00345182669900938
23 23 Andrew 0.00338902708326421
24 24 Kevin 0.00329440412754328
25 25 Brian 0.00324377516031214
26 26 Barbara 0.00320695738808562
27 27 Jessica 0.00317829709487918
28 28 Jason 0.00296875243451558
29 29 Susan 0.00294133501651298
30 30 Timothy 0.0028796033151035198
31 31 Paul 0.0028718820100696396
32 32 Kenneth 0.00276586437269326
33 33 Lisa 0.00274882205611758
34 34 Ryan 0.0027436239667384802
35 35 Sarah 0.00268558053089665
36 36 Karen 0.0026596911634413
37 37 Jeffrey 0.0026436179487909
38 38 Donald 0.0026171846900572802
39 39 Ashley 0.00257242757742903
40 40 Eric 0.00253180343764571
41 41 Jacob 0.00250966123899548
42 42 Nicholas 0.0025043229765372103
43 43 Jonathan 0.00249748023995063
44 44 Ronald 0.00244336406507053
45 45 Michelle 0.00241213392358528
46 46 Kimberly 0.00239217873325895
47 47 Nancy 0.00235078995833983
48 48 Justin 0.0022879719994175
49 49 Sandra 0.00227295944650309
50 50 Amanda 0.00225339636983944
51 51 Brandon 0.00224851192265404
52 52 Stephanie 0.00223003943491364
53 53 Emily 0.00222314279852191
54 54 Melissa 0.00221179136078475
55 55 Gary 0.00217779616011867
56 56 Edward 0.0021714351303660302
57 57 Stephen 0.0021462504814853
58 58 Scott 0.00210167777332486
59 59 George 0.00209210859396943
60 60 Donna 0.0020891519915374602
61 61 Jose 0.0020882444634639603
62 62 Rebecca 0.0020161572945225897
63 63 Deborah 0.00200813993902353
64 64 Laura 0.0019640736973327603
65 65 Cynthia 0.00196240814164595
66 66 Carol 0.00196206289982648
67 67 Amy 0.00192889009015513
68 68 Margaret 0.00189310188288973
69 69 Gregory 0.0018809363559476801
70 70 Sharon 0.00187997770472115
71 71 Larry 0.00186553916994002
72 72 Angela 0.0018545158446485802
73 73 Maria 0.0018281447662451301
74 74 Alexander 0.00180273260816028
75 75 Benjamin 0.00179811593417419
76 76 Nicole 0.0017686994874550398
77 77 Kathleen 0.0017539950012377301
78 78 Patrick 0.00173851641654763
79 79 Samantha 0.00172031356160513
80 80 Tyler 0.0017115892984241599
81 81 Samuel 0.00168563753445259
82 82 Betty 0.00165513699329073
83 83 Brenda 0.00164171785221971
84 84 Pamela 0.0016211386397259099
85 85 Aaron 0.00161485785752886
86 86 Kelly 0.00156824568080894
87 87 Heather 0.00153233915759598
88 88 Rachel 0.00153144188109579
89 89 Adam 0.0015216776825367
90 90 Christine 0.00151860557399155
91 91 Zachary 0.0015148923946246599
92 92 Debra 0.00151004405532197
93 93 Katherine 0.00148115787704641
94 94 Dennis 0.00146470671920813
95 95 Nathan 0.00145560875125214
96 96 Christina 0.0014349376044808198
97 97 Julie 0.00141815680487209
98 98 Jordan 0.00141596528095013
99 99 Kyle 0.0014134690556575301
100 100 Anna 0.0014002705197280099

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CREATE TABLE "most-common-name/new-top-firstNames" (
"Unnamed: 0" INTEGER,
  "name" TEXT,
  "newPerct2013" REAL
)
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