Tuesday, 14 January 2014 - 11:48
Popular kids names in 2013
Tess and Sem were the most popular children's names in 2013, the Social Insurance Bank (SVB) said on Tuesday. Newborn Baby / Flickr In the list of popular girls’ names, Sophie and Julia are second and third, while Levi and Bram are second and third in the boys’ list. Sem has been in the top three for several years. But, Tess is a big surprise. It was at 10th position in 2012. Zoe and Evi were the new names in the top 20. In 2012, Emma and Daan were the popular children's names. Approximately 168,000 children were born in 2013. The SVB distributed more than 3.2 billion allowances to over 3.4 million children.