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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1944 20 20 0
1945 6 6 0
1947 11 11 0
1948 5 5 0
1949 10 10 0
1950 12 12 0
1951 8 8 0
1952 12 12 0
1953 13 13 0
1954 32 32 0
1955 26 26 0
1956 27 27 0
1957 30 30 0
1958 22 22 0
1959 26 26 0
1960 49 49 0
1961 50 50 0
1962 67 67 0
1963 69 69 0
1964 69 69 0
1965 80 80 0
1966 98 98 0
1967 59 59 0
1968 82 82 0
1969 95 95 0
1970 107 107 0
1971 93 93 0
1972 73 73 0
1973 63 63 0
1974 73 73 0
1975 68 68 0
1976 82 82 0
1977 70 70 0
1978 57 57 0
1979 48 48 0
1980 51 51 0
1981 49 49 0
1982 32 32 0
1983 23 23 0
1984 34 34 0
1985 24 24 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 23 23 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 15 15 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 7 7 0
1996 5 5 0
1998 7 7 0

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Popularity of Detra as a first name

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Popularity of Detra as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Detra U.S.
  White 91.33% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.47% 16.26%

Of Last Name Detra

People with the last name Detra are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Detra

  • How Popular is the name Detra? Detra is the 6,681st most popular name of all time. As a last name Detra was the 103,655th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Detra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,048 babies born with the first name Detra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Detra to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Detra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given as a first name to 20 new born babies.
  • When was Detra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Detra is Wednesday, March 11th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Detra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Detra was in 1970 with a total of 107 babies.
  • Random Detra Factoid: According to the 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Detra is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1964.
  • Weird things about the name Detra: Your name in reverse order is Arted. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rdeta. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Detra? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 173 people with the last name Detra.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Detra? Detra is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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