Top 25 Male and Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2013



BOYS

GIRLS



Rank

Name

Frequency

Rank

Name

Frequency


Total Male Births: 58,102

Total Female Births:

55,630


1. Liam 607 1. Emma 652
2. Mason 563 2. Sophia 642
3. Noah 557 3. Ava 548
4. Jacob 511 4. Olivia 546
5. Carter 478 5. Isabella 398
6. Lucas 452 6. Madison 372
7. Michael 446 7. Charlotte 343
8. Alexander 432 8. Amelia 340
9. Jackson 431 9. Avery 319
10. William 410 10. Abigail 317
11. Ethan 399 11. Ella 315
12. Elijah 397 12. Lillian 309
13. Benjamin 394 13. Evelyn 296
14. Aiden 388 14. Brooklyn 293
15. Logan 386 15-16. Harper 292
16. Landon 375 15-16. Aubrey 292
17. Joseph 361 17. Emily 280
18. Andrew 360 18-19. Grace 278
19. James 350 18-19. Addison 278
20-21. Jayden 341 20. Mia 258
20-21. Hunter 341 21. Natalie 251
22. Owen 331 22. Elizabeth 250
23. Daniel 327 23. Chloe 246
24. Gabriel 324 24. Zoey 240
25. Joshua 323      25. Layla 238
             

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: 2013 Michigan resident birth file.  Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

January 8, 2015