Top 25 Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2010 and 2017



2010

2017



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Female Births: 56,053 Total Female Births: 54,574


1. Sophia 638 1. Emma 546
2. Isabella 636 2. Ava 537
3. Olivia 620 3. Olivia 514
4. Ava 593 4. Charlotte 426
5. Emma 570 5. Amelia 416
6. Madison 480 6. Evelyn 407
7. Addison 395 7. Harper 375
8. Abigail 393 8. Sophia 373
9. Ella 378 9. Isabella 365
10. Chloe 353 10. Grace 284
11. Grace 335 11. Ella 275
12. Emily 324 12. Nora 271
13. Alexis 308 13. Abigail 263
14. Elizabeth 305 14. Avery 253
15. Lillian 304 15. Riley 242
16. Nevaeh 291 16. Elizabeth 237
17. Brooklyn 290 17. Lillian 233
18. Natalie 261 18. Emily 232
19. Lily 259 19. Madison 231
20. Avery 251 20. Scarlett 225
21. Morgan 222 21. Aria 223
22. Aubrey 221 22. Brooklyn 217
23. Hailey 220 23. Mila 216
24. Gabriella 219 24. Mia 213
25-26. Layla 217 25. Zoey 210
25-26. Leah 217      

 

 

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 2010 Michigan resident birth file. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

November 30, 2018