Chinese Name Database 1930-2008


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ChineseNames ChineseNames: Chinese Name Database 1930-2008
compute_name_index Compute multiple features of surnames and given names.
familyname 1,806 Chinese surnames and nationwide frequency.
givenname 2,614 Chinese characters used in given names and nationwide frequency.
population Population statistics for the Chinese name database.
top1000name.prov Top 1,000 given names in 31 Chinese mainland provinces.
top100name.year Top 100 given names in 6 birth cohorts.
top50char.year Top 50 given-name characters in 6 birth cohorts.