Top 25 Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2010 and 2016



2010

2016



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Female Births: 56,053 Total Female Births: 55,337


1. Sophia 638 1. Ava 584
2. Isabella 636 2. Olivia 557
3. Olivia 620 3. Emma 539
4. Ava 593 4. Charlotte 468
5. Emma 570 5. Sophia 395
6. Madison 480 6. Harper 394
7. Addison 395 7. Amelia 390
8. Abigail 393 8. Evelyn 380
9. Ella 378 9. Isabella 340
10. Chloe 353 10. Abigail 309
11. Grace 335 11. Madison 298
12. Emily 324 12. Avery 275
13. Alexis 308 13. Grace 274
14. Elizabeth 305 14-16. Brooklyn 270
15. Lillian 304 14-16. Ella 270
16. Nevaeh 291 14-16. Mia 270
17. Brooklyn 290 17. Lillian 264
18. Natalie 261 18-19. Elizabeth 244
19. Lily 259 18-19. Riley 244
20. Avery 251 20. Nora 242
21. Morgan 222 21. Aubrey 234
22. Aubrey 221 22. Layla 226
23. Hailey 220 23. Scarlett 225
24. Gabriella 219 24. Emily 220
25-26. Layla 217 25-26. Addison 219
25-26. Leah 217 25-26. Aria 219

 

 

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: 2016 and 2010 Michigan resident birth file. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

November 15, 2017