home / fivethirtyeight / most-common-name/surnames

most-common-name/surnames: 26

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 source: https://github.com/fivethirtyeight/data/blob/master/most-common-name/surnames.csv

This data as .json

rowid name rank count prop100k cum_prop100k pctwhite pctblack pctapi pctaian pct2prace pcthispanic
26 LEWIS 26 509930 189.03 8759.3 60.97 33.83 0.45 1.14 1.97 1.64
Powered by Datasette · Query took 0.947ms · Data source: https://github.com/fivethirtyeight/data/blob/master/most-common-name/surnames.csv