List of most common surnames in Oceania

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This is a list of the most common surnames in Oceania.

Australia[edit]

Statistics are drawn from Australian government records of 2007.[1]

No. Name Number of people
1 Smith 114,997
2 Jones 56,698
3 Williams 55,555
4 Brown 54,896
5 Wilson 46,961
6 Taylor 45,328
7 Morton 33,435
8 White 31,099
9 Martin 31,058
10 Anderson 30,910
11 Thompson 29,931
12 Nguyen 29,798
13 Thomas 27,276
14 Walker 26,688
15 Harris 26,025
16 Lee 25,612
17 Ryan 25,526
18 Robinson 25,168
19 Kelly 25,014
20 King 24,870

New Zealand[edit]

Statistics are based on the 58,297 births registered in New Zealand during 2013.[2]

No. Name
1 Smith
2 Wilson
3 Williams
4 Brown
5 Taylor
6 Jones
7 Singh
8 Wang
9 Anderson
10 Li
11 Thompson
12 Walker
13 Lee
14 Chen
15 Patel
16 Zhang
17 Martin
18 King
19 Harris
20 Kumar

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ IP Australia. "Search for Australian Surnames". Government of Australia. Retrieved 2007-05-14. 
  2. ^ "Top twenty New Zealand Surnames". Department of Internal Affairs. 14 August 2014. Retrieved 26 July 2015.