The 20 Most Popular Names On Facebook

-John Smith Icon-If you were curious about the most popular names on Facebook, we’ve got a special treat for you! Today Rapleaf, a social media research company, has produced a report with some of the most popular names on Facebook. Bringing in the title was John Smith, with 75,980 users named John Smith. Coming a distant second was Joe Smith, with 14,648 names. The number of users with the last name Smith was pretty impressive: 1,049,158.

Rapleaf has a full report with the most popular first names, last names, and full names. We’ve included the top 20 most popular names below but they are pretty consistent as the last name Smith dominates the board. We’ve also include the list of the top 20 most popular first and 20 most popular last names on the site. What’s most interesting about the names is the demographic breakdown.

With Facebook expanding internationally, you would expect many of the names to either be in a different language or at least a different root. If you want the full 100 name lists, you can visit the Rapleaf blog.

20 Most Popular Full Names

    1. 75980 – JOHN SMITH
    2. 14648 – JOE SMITH
    3. 13846 – BOB SMITH
    4. 11199 – MIKE SMITH
    5. 10254 – JUAN CARLOS
    6. 10023 – JANE SMITH
    7. 10014 – MIKE JONES
    8. 9322 – DAVID SMITH
    9. 8534 – SARAH SMITH
    10. 8397 – JAMES SMITH
    11. 8075 – PAUL SMITH
    12. 7850 – MARIO ROSSI
    13. 7718 – STEVE SMITH
    14. 7504 – MARK SMITH
    15. 7419 – CHRIS SMITH
    16. 7167 – JUAN PEREZ
    17. 6890 – MICHAEL SMITH
    18. 6807 – JASON SMITH
    19. 6614 – JOHN JOHNSON
    20. 6244 – LISA SMITH

20 Most Popular First Names

      1. 1037972 – JOHN
      2. 966439 – DAVID
      3. 798212 – MICHAEL
      4. 647966 – CHRIS
      5. 535065 – MIKE
      6. 526198 – MARK
      7. 511504 – PAUL
      8. 504203 – DANIEL
      9. 494945 – JAMES
      10. 484693 – MARIA
      11. 473145 – SARAH
      12. 446040 – LAURA
      13. 440356 – ROBERT
      14. 434239 – LISA
      15. 433717 – JENNIFER
      16. 415707 – ANDREA
      17. 395264 – STEVE
      18. 392560 – PETER
      19. 385465 – KEVIN
      20. 384864 – JASON

20 Most Popular Last Names

        1. 1049158 – SMITH
        2. 520943 – JONES
        3. 440978 – JOHNSON
        4. 392709 – LEE
        5. 375444 – BROWN
        6. 372486 – WILLIAMS
        7. 328984 – RODRIGUEZ
        8. 311477 – GARCIA
        9. 277987 – GONZALEZ
        10. 269896 – LOPEZ
        11. 260526 – MARTINEZ
        12. 255625 – MARTIN
        13. 239264 – PEREZ
        14. 236072 – MILLER
        15. 228635 – TAYLOR
        16. 224529 – THOMAS
        17. 220076 – WILSON
        18. 212179 – DAVIS
        19. 204775 – KHAN
        20. 197390 – ALI
        21. 196921 – SINGH
        22. 196829 – SANCHEZ

John Smith image from Encyclopedia Britannica.