Top 25 Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2000 and 2015



2000

2015



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Female Births: 66,545 Total Female Births: 55,498


1. Emily 950 1. Olivia 602
2. Hannah 902 2. Ava 578
3. Madison 863 3. Emma 509
4. Alexis 758 4. Sophia 423
5. Olivia 652 5. Charlotte 406
6. Lauren 617 6. Harper 405
7. Samantha 600 7. Isabella 396
8. Sarah 594 8. Amelia 372
9. Taylor 577 9. Evelyn 335
10. Kayla 549 10. Abigail 326
11. Ashley 544 11. Elizabeth 319
12. Megan 538 12. Madison 313
13. Alyssa 531 13. Mia 301
14. Grace 514 14. Ella 298
15. Emma 511 15-16. Avery 294
16. Elizabeth 494 15-16. Brooklyn 294
17. Abigail 485 17. Lillian 264
18. Sydney 464 18. Grace 258
19. Jessica 460 19. Addison 247
20. Morgan 446 20. Emily 244
21. Rachel 435 21. Aubrey 242
22. Anna 428 22. Natalie 234
23. Brianna 390 23. Aria 231
24. Haley 363 24. Skylar 221
25. Julia 334 25. Chloe 218
           

 

 

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: 2015 and 2000 Michigan resident birth file. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

December 7, 2016