This directory contains the code and data behind the story The Most Common Unisex Names In America: Is Yours One Of Them?
unisex_names.R generates the data in
unisex_names_table.csv, which contains the over 900 names given to each sex at least one-third of the time and with a minimum of 100 people. It has the following variables:
|First names from the Social Security Administration|
|Total number of living Americans with the name|
|Percentage of people with the name who are male|
|Percentage of people with the name who are female|
|Gap between male_share and female_share|