Only names that occurred five or more times were listed. VICTORIA, B.C. – The Provincial Ministry of Health has released a list of the most popular baby names for 2019. – Advertisement -All data was collected through the Vital Statistics Agency’s preliminary figures from January 1 to December 18, 2019. According to the Province, Olivia came out on top for the most popular baby name for 2019 in B.C., followed by Oliver, Lucas, Liam, Ethan, Noah, William, Benjamin, Charlotte, Emma and Leo. In 2018, the most popular baby name was Liam followed by Olivia, Emma, Lucas, Oliver, Benjamin, Ethan, Noah, Logan and Amelia. Overall, a total of 40,978 babies were born in B.C. in 2019; approximately 3,000 less than in 2018.Advertisement More information on popular baby names can be found on the Province’s website.