- Total is the total number of people with that surname.
- Frequency is the percentage of people with that surname.
- Per million people is the number of people with that surname per million of the population.
There are approximately 29,899 people named Doherty in the UK. That makes it the 310th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 473 are named Doherty.
|Total||Rank||Frequency %||Per million people|
|United Kingdom (current)||29899||310||N/A||473|
|United Kingdom (1881 census)||2445||1829||0.008||82|
|Change since 1881||+27454||+1519||+0.039||+391|
People with the surname Doherty are considerably less likely to be politicians than the average member of the population. When they do become politicians, they are most likely to be elected as Labour.More stats for the politics nerds!