Dlisted: The 20 "Whitest" and "Blackest" Sounding Names

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

The 20 "Whitest" and "Blackest" Sounding Names



20/20 researched thousands of resumes and came to the conclusion that black sounding names are less likely to get called in for an interview. Resumes with white sounding names were downloaded 17% more by recruiters according to this study. They also compiled a list of the 20 top names.

20 "Whitest" Girl Names

Molly
Amy
Claire
Emily
Katie
Madeline
Katelyn
Emma
Abigail
Carly
Jenna
Heather
Katherine
Caitlin
Kaitlin
Holly
Allison
Kaitlyn
Hannah
Kathryn

20 "Blackest" Girl Names

Imani
Ebony
Shanice
Aaliyah
Precious
Nia
Deja
Diamond
Asia
Aliyah
Jada
Tierra
Tiara
Kiara
Jazmine
Jasmin
Jazmin
Jasmine
Alexus
Raven

20 "Whitest" Boy Names

Jake
Connor
Tanner
Wyatt
Cody
Dustin
Luke
Jack
Scott
Logan
Cole
Lucas
Bradley
Jacob
Garrett
Dylan
Maxwell
Hunter
Brett
Colin

20 "Blackest" Boy Names

DeShawn
DeAndre
Marquis
Darnell
Terrell
Malik
Trevon
Tyrone
Willie
Dominique
Demetrius
Reginald
Jamal
Maurice
Jalen
Darius
Xavier
Terrance
Andre
Darryl

Where the hell is my name? It's probably listed under the 20 "Sexy" sounding names. Jasmine is also listed 4 times. Every Jasmine I knew was Asian, not black.

Source

Thx AA

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