DES MOINES, Iowa — Did your child’s name make the list of the top baby names of 2015?
UnityPoint Health released a list of last year’s five most popular baby names for boys and girls:
- Evelyn & Sophia/Sophie
The list was put together from the names of nearly 5,000 babies delivered at UnityPoint’s three metro hospitals: Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Methodist West Hospital and Iowa Lutheran Hospital.
Amy Varcoe, with UnityPoint Health, said all three hospitals saw an increase in the number of deliveries, reaching a total of 4,978.
The overall birth rate in Des Moines went up nearly 1 percent for the year.