Jakov is a male name, in Croatia exclusively Croatian. It is one of the more common names (among the top 500) in Croatia, with over ten thousand namesakes living there.
The relative popularity of names Jakov in Croatia
The name Jakov was the most popular from years 2002 to 2012. The peak year was 2012. It was the least popular from years 1964 to 1974.
Name Jakov is relatively more common in the south of the country. Most of the persons named Jakov live in the following cities and municipalities: Zagreb (over a thousand), Split (over five hundred), Zadar (over two hundred). Relatively speaking, the city with the highest percentage of namesakes is Muć (0.97% of total population).