Top 25 Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2000 and 2017



2000

2017



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Female Births: 66,545 Total Female Births: 54,574


1. Emily 950 1. Emma 546
2. Hannah 902 2. Ava 537
3. Madison 863 3. Olivia 514
4. Alexis 758 4. Charlotte 426
5. Olivia 652 5. Amelia 416
6. Lauren 617 6. Evelyn 407
7. Samantha 600 7. Harper 375
8. Sarah 594 8. Sophia 373
9. Taylor 577 9. Isabella 365
10. Kayla 549 10. Grace 284
11. Ashley 544 11. Ella 275
12. Megan 538 12. Nora 271
13. Alyssa 531 13. Abigail 263
14. Grace 514 14. Avery 253
15. Emma 511 15. Riley 242
16. Elizabeth 494 16. Elizabeth 237
17. Abigail 485 17. Lillian 233
18. Sydney 464 18. Emily 232
19. Jessica 460 19. Madison 231
20. Morgan 446 20. Scarlett 225
21. Rachel 435 21. Aria 223
22. Anna 428 22. Brooklyn 217
23. Brianna 390 23. Mila 216
24. Haley 363 24. Mia 213
25. Julia 334 25. Zoey 210
           

 

 

Note: The frequency is calculated by counting the unique spelling of the name.  For example, in order to determine the frequency of the name "Kathy", babies named "Cathy" would not be considered, even though the two names sound alike and would have a higher  rank if both were counted as one.
Source: 2017 and 2000 Michigan resident birth file. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

November 30, 2018