Mexican name and gender database

The Mexican database contains 14.176 first names categorized by gender and 22.391 last names. This page shows the list with the most popular names in Mexico and gives background information about the database.

Most countries in North America are very well organised and have great open data initiatives. Unfortunately we didn't receive an official Mexican name and gender database. The 14.176 first names we detected in Mexican are based on official first names from other countries. We identified the last names by removing the first names from 126.083 public profiles that we found in Mexican open data sources.

Popular Mexican first names for men

First name Frequency*1 Percentage*1 Alternative countries*2
Carlos 2.120 2.6% Spanish American Brazilian
Luis 1.708 2.1% American Spanish Venezuelan
Alejandro 1.529 1.9% Spanish Colombian American
Jorge 1.492 1.8% Spanish American Colombian
Daniel 1.332 1.6% American British German
Eduardo 1.094 1.3% Brazilian Spanish American
Fernando 1.043 1.3% Brazilian Spanish American
David 1.040 1.3% American British Spanish
Miguel 926 1.1% Spanish American Portuguese
Ricardo 914 1.1% Brazilian Portuguese American
  • *1 The Frequency and Percentage are based on 126.083 Mexican profiles from which 81.619 (65%) is male.
  • *2 Alternative countries are countries where this first name also exists. They are sorted on popularity.

Popular Mexican first names for women

First name Frequency*1 Percentage*1 Alternative countries*2
Alejandra 572 1.3% Colombian American Spanish
Diana 516 1.2% American Colombian British
Karla 510 1.1% American Brazilian British
Ana 479 1.1% Spanish Brazilian American
Laura 476 1.1% American British Spanish
Mariana 472 1.1% Brazilian American Argentinean
Andrea 470 1.1% Italian American British
Claudia 443 1.0% American German Italian
Daniela 402 0.9% Italian German American
Fernanda 366 0.8% Brazilian American Chilean
  • *1 The Frequency and Percentage are based on 126.083 Mexican profiles from which 44.464 (35%) is female.
  • *2 Alternative countries are countries where this first name also exists. They are sorted on popularity.

Popular Mexican last names

Last name Frequency *1 Percentage *1 Alternative countries *2
García 2.177 1.7% Brazilian Portuguese American
Hernández 2.143 1.7% Brazilian Portuguese American
González 1.913 1.5% Brazilian Portuguese American
Martinez 1.778 1.4% Brazilian Portuguese American
Rodríguez 1.736 1.4% Brazilian Portuguese American
López 1.446 1.1% Brazilian Portuguese American
Sánchez 1.439 1.1% Brazilian Portuguese American
Ramirez 1.147 0.9% Brazilian Portuguese American
Flores 918 0.7% Brazilian Portuguese American
Perez 905 0.7% Brazilian Portuguese American
  • *1 The Frequency and Percentage are based on 126.083 Mexican profiles having 22.391 unique lastnames.
  • *2 Alternative countries are countries where this first name also exists. They are sorted on popularity.
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