Most Popular Male Baby Names,
Michigan, 2010 and 2015



2010

2015



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Male Births: 58,661 Total Male Births: 57,702


1. Jacob 681 1. Noah 539
2. Ethan 586 2. Liam 527
3. Noah 545 3. Mason 507
4. Michael 507 4. Carter 505
5. Logan 501 5. Lucas 462
6. Aiden 498 6. Jacob 458
7. Alexander 464 7. Benjamin 434
8. Mason 455 8. Jackson 417
9. Andrew 440 9. Owen 415
10. William 423 10. Elijah 411
11. Carter 422 11. Oliver 405
12. Benjamin 421 12. Logan 402
13. Lucas 419 13. Michael 398
14. Joseph 413 14. James 385
15. Tyler 412 15. William 384
16. Elijah 410 16. Alexander 379
17. Jackson 408 17. Ethan 378
18. Landon 407 18. Aiden 354
19. Caleb 400 19. Henry 330
20. Liam 395 20. Wyatt 326
21. Jayden 388 21. Isaac 324
22. Joshua 386 22. Joseph 322
23. Anthony 373 23. Andrew 308
24. Brayden 363 24. Jack 304
25. Matthew 362 25. Gabriel 290
           



Note: 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: 2015 and 2010 Michigan resident birth file. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

December 7, 2016