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Vital Facts

Vital Statistics

Ten Most Popular Baby Names in North Carolina for 2002

Rank Boys' Names Number   Rank Girls' Names Number
1 William 990   1 Madison 801
2 Jacob 948   2 Hannah 709
3 Joshua 877   3 Emily 615
4 Christopher 775   4 Sarah 536
5 Matthew 746   5 Emma 517
6 Michael 738   6 Elizabeth 501
7 Ethan 655   7 Abigail 455
8 James 640   8 Taylor 418
9 Andrew 584   9 Alexis 417
10 David 571   10 Anna 410

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.