Top 25 Male and Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2017



BOYS

GIRLS



Rank

Name

Frequency

Rank

Name

Frequency


Total Male Births: 56,931

Total Female Births:

54,574


1. Liam 514 1. Emma 546
2. Noah 485 2. Ava 537
3. Oliver 475 3. Olivia 514
4. Lucas 449 4. Charlotte 426
5. Mason 438 5. Amelia 416
6. Logan 436 6. Evelyn 407
7. Benjamin 435 7. Harper 375
8. Henry 404 8. Sophia 373
9. Wyatt 391 9. Isabella 365
10. William 384 10. Grace 284
11. James 383 11. Ella 275
12. Owen 381 12. Nora 271
13-14 Lincoln 376 13. Abigail 263
13-14 Michael 376 14. Avery 253
15. Elijah 373 15. Riley 242
16. Jacob 368 16. Elizabeth 237
17. Alexander 365 17. Lillian 233
18. Carter 364 18. Emily 232
19. Jackson 336 19. Madison 231
20. Joseph 329 20. Scarlett 225
21. Jack 327 21. Aria 223
22. Grayson 324 22. Brooklyn 217
23. Ethan 309 23. Mila 216
24. Aiden 304 24. Mia 213
25. Levi 302      25. Zoey 210
             
             

Notes: The frequency is calculated by counting the unique spelling of the name.  For example, in order to determine the frequency of the name "Glenn", babies named "Glen" 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 Michigan resident birth file.  Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

November 30, 2018