Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2013

Table 6: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by ER
Province or region Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2013 Q1 2013 Q2 2012 Q1 2013 to Q2 2013 Q2 2012 to Q2 2013 06-30-2013 06-30-2012 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 8 6 1 33.3 700.0 25 17 47.1
Bankruptcies 7 4 1 75.0 600.0 18 15 20.0
Proposals 1 2 0 -50.0 -- 7 2 250.0
Avalon Peninsula 0 4 1 -100.0 -100.0 12 4 200.0
Bankruptcies 0 2 1 -100.0 -100.0 6 4 50.0
Proposals 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 6 0 --
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 1 0 0 -- -- 1 2 -50.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 1 2 -50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 3 1 0 200.0 -- 5 7 -28.6
Bankruptcies 2 1 0 100.0 -- 4 7 -42.9
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 4 1 0 300.0 -- 7 4 75.0
Bankruptcies 4 1 0 300.0 -- 7 2 250.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Prince Edward Island 3 6 3 -50.0 0.0 13 23 -43.5
Bankruptcies 1 6 2 -83.3 -50.0 11 19 -42.1
Proposals 2 0 1 -- 100.0 2 4 -50.0
Nova Scotia 28 29 24 -3.4 16.7 113 89 27.0
Bankruptcies 21 23 22 -8.7 -4.5 87 75 16.0
Proposals 7 6 2 16.7 250.0 26 14 85.7
Cape Breton 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 11 11 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 7 10 -30.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 4 1 300.0
North Shore 3 3 0 0.0 -- 18 12 50.0
Bankruptcies 2 3 0 -33.3 -- 16 10 60.0
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 2 2 0.0
Annapolis Valley 8 1 6 700.0 33.3 16 13 23.1
Bankruptcies 3 1 5 200.0 -40.0 8 12 -33.3
Proposals 5 0 1 -- 400.0 8 1 700.0
Southern 3 4 6 -25.0 -50.0 13 12 8.3
Bankruptcies 3 3 5 0.0 -40.0 10 10 0.0
Proposals 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 3 2 50.0
Halifax 13 18 8 -27.8 62.5 55 40 37.5
Bankruptcies 12 13 8 -7.7 50.0 46 32 43.8
Proposals 1 5 0 -80.0 -- 9 8 12.5
New Brunswick 22 15 18 46.7 22.2 71 63 12.7
Bankruptcies 17 11 13 54.5 30.8 52 49 6.1
Proposals 5 4 5 25.0 0.0 19 14 35.7
Campbellton – Miramichi 9 2 2 350.0 350.0 22 11 100.0
Bankruptcies 6 2 2 200.0 200.0 16 10 60.0
Proposals 3 0 0 -- -- 6 1 500.0
Moncton – Richibucto 6 3 6 100.0 0.0 20 18 11.1
Bankruptcies 6 2 3 200.0 100.0 17 14 21.4
Proposals 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 3 4 -25.0
Saint John – St. Stephen 3 5 3 -40.0 0.0 15 16 -6.3
Bankruptcies 2 4 2 -50.0 0.0 10 11 -9.1
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 5 5 0.0
Fredericton – Oromocto 0 0 1 -- -100.0 2 4 -50.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 1 3 -66.7
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Edmundston – Woodstock 4 5 6 -20.0 -33.3 12 13 -7.7
Bankruptcies 3 3 5 0.0 -40.0 8 10 -20.0
Proposals 1 2 1 -50.0 0.0 4 3 33.3
Quebec 564 545 531 3.5 6.2 2,076 2,057 0.9
Bankruptcies 398 397 393 0.3 1.3 1,517 1,502 1.0
Proposals 166 148 138 12.2 20.3 559 555 0.7
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 6 4 4 50.0 50.0 18 23 -21.7
Bankruptcies 5 3 2 66.7 150.0 16 10 60.0
Proposals 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 2 13 -84.6
Bas-Saint-Laurent 7 13 7 -46.2 0.0 36 46 -21.7
Bankruptcies 5 9 7 -44.4 -28.6 27 36 -25.0
Proposals 2 4 0 -50.0 -- 9 10 -10.0
Capitale-Nationale 42 44 35 -4.5 20.0 150 150 0.0
Bankruptcies 31 32 24 -3.1 29.2 111 105 5.7
Proposals 11 12 11 -8.3 0.0 39 45 -13.3
Chaudière – Appalaches 19 28 16 -32.1 18.8 96 74 29.7
Bankruptcies 15 19 14 -21.1 7.1 68 55 23.6
Proposals 4 9 2 -55.6 100.0 28 19 47.4
Estrie 16 14 14 14.3 14.3 53 50 6.0
Bankruptcies 14 10 12 40.0 16.7 39 38 2.6
Proposals 2 4 2 -50.0 0.0 14 12 16.7
Centre-du-Québec 15 14 9 7.1 66.7 55 47 17.0
Bankruptcies 8 9 7 -11.1 14.3 36 37 -2.7
Proposals 7 5 2 40.0 250.0 19 10 90.0
Montérégie 119 89 75 33.7 58.7 353 351 0.6
Bankruptcies 87 73 57 19.2 52.6 265 274 -3.3
Proposals 32 16 18 100.0 77.8 88 77 14.3
Montréal 162 169 170 -4.1 -4.7 641 627 2.2
Bankruptcies 107 126 119 -15.1 -10.1 468 450 4.0
Proposals 55 43 51 27.9 7.8 173 177 -2.3
Laval 33 37 33 -10.8 0.0 154 146 5.5
Bankruptcies 23 28 26 -17.9 -11.5 115 97 18.6
Proposals 10 9 7 11.1 42.9 39 49 -20.4
Lanaudière 29 22 41 31.8 -29.3 106 129 -17.8
Bankruptcies 23 13 33 76.9 -30.3 79 97 -18.6
Proposals 6 9 8 -33.3 -25.0 27 32 -15.6
Laurentides 61 41 51 48.8 19.6 179 172 4.1
Bankruptcies 47 25 39 88.0 20.5 126 129 -2.3
Proposals 14 16 12 -12.5 16.7 53 43 23.3
Outaouais 18 26 15 -30.8 20.0 82 68 20.6
Bankruptcies 11 20 10 -45.0 10.0 59 45 31.1
Proposals 7 6 5 16.7 40.0 23 23 0.0
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 12 2 13 500.0 -7.7 35 23 52.2
Bankruptcies 7 1 11 600.0 -36.4 25 19 31.6
Proposals 5 1 2 400.0 150.0 10 4 150.0
Mauricie 9 19 26 -52.6 -65.4 55 74 -25.7
Bankruptcies 5 14 17 -64.3 -70.6 34 49 -30.6
Proposals 4 5 9 -20.0 -55.6 21 25 -16.0
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 8 16 16 -50.0 -50.0 42 62 -32.3
Bankruptcies 5 12 11 -58.3 -54.5 32 51 -37.3
Proposals 3 4 5 -25.0 -40.0 10 11 -9.1
Côte-Nord 4 2 4 100.0 0.0 14 11 27.3
Bankruptcies 2 1 3 100.0 -33.3 10 8 25.0
Proposals 2 1 1 100.0 100.0 4 3 33.3
Nord-du-Québec 2 1 0 100.0 -- 8 0 --
Bankruptcies 2 1 0 100.0 -- 8 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Ontario 339 302 339 12.3 0.0 1,276 1,486 -14.1
Bankruptcies 255 236 247 8.1 3.2 986 1,143 -13.7
Proposals 84 66 92 27.3 -8.7 290 343 -15.5
Ottawa 31 29 30 6.9 3.3 132 115 14.8
Bankruptcies 23 21 20 9.5 15.0 104 86 20.9
Proposals 8 8 10 0.0 -20.0 28 29 -3.4
Kingston – Pembroke 3 8 8 -62.5 -62.5 20 32 -37.5
Bankruptcies 0 6 8 -100.0 -100.0 14 27 -48.1
Proposals 3 2 0 50.0 -- 6 5 20.0
Muskoka – Kawarthas 4 7 6 -42.9 -33.3 27 37 -27.0
Bankruptcies 4 6 5 -33.3 -20.0 23 34 -32.4
Proposals 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 4 3 33.3
Toronto 193 168 180 14.9 7.2 692 807 -14.3
Bankruptcies 140 129 132 8.5 6.1 512 607 -15.7
Proposals 53 39 48 35.9 10.4 180 200 -10.0
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 26 18 27 44.4 -3.7 103 124 -16.9
Bankruptcies 23 12 20 91.7 15.0 85 94 -9.6
Proposals 3 6 7 -50.0 -57.1 18 30 -40.0
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 44 31 39 41.9 12.8 125 165 -24.2
Bankruptcies 37 29 29 27.6 27.6 105 133 -21.1
Proposals 7 2 10 250.0 -30.0 20 32 -37.5
London 7 12 8 -41.7 -12.5 49 42 16.7
Bankruptcies 6 9 6 -33.3 0.0 41 34 20.6
Proposals 1 3 2 -66.7 -50.0 8 8 0.0
Windsor – Sarnia 11 11 14 0.0 -21.4 46 66 -30.3
Bankruptcies 8 10 9 -20.0 -11.1 37 55 -32.7
Proposals 3 1 5 200.0 -40.0 9 11 -18.2
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 4 2 6 100.0 -33.3 20 27 -25.9
Bankruptcies 4 1 6 300.0 -33.3 18 23 -21.7
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 2 4 -50.0
Northeast 9 8 10 12.5 -10.0 39 48 -18.8
Bankruptcies 5 6 8 -16.7 -37.5 28 37 -24.3
Proposals 4 2 2 100.0 100.0 11 11 0.0
Northwest 6 6 7 0.0 -14.3 21 22 -4.5
Bankruptcies 5 5 1 0.0 400.0 18 12 50.0
Proposals 1 1 6 0.0 -83.3 3 10 -70.0
Manitoba 12 15 9 -20.0 33.3 50 68 -26.5
Bankruptcies 10 14 5 -28.6 100.0 44 53 -17.0
Proposals 2 1 4 100.0 -50.0 6 15 -60.0
Southeast 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 1 10 -90.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 1 5 -80.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 5 -100.0
South Central 1 1 0 0.0 -- 4 6 -33.3
Bankruptcies 1 1 0 0.0 -- 4 6 -33.3
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Southwest 3 1 2 200.0 50.0 7 11 -36.4
Bankruptcies 2 1 0 100.0 -- 4 6 -33.3
Proposals 1 0 2 -- -50.0 3 5 -40.0
North Central 0 0 0 -- -- 2 6 -66.7
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 2 6 -66.7
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Winnipeg 5 5 2 0.0 150.0 23 27 -14.8
Bankruptcies 4 4 1 0.0 300.0 20 23 -13.0
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 4 -25.0
Interlake 2 0 0 -- -- 4 2 100.0
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 4 2 100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Parklands 1 6 2 -83.3 -50.0 7 4 75.0
Bankruptcies 1 6 1 -83.3 0.0 7 3 133.3
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
North 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Saskatchewan 32 34 36 -5.9 -11.1 120 146 -17.8
Bankruptcies 21 20 24 5.0 -12.5 68 103 -34.0
Proposals 11 14 12 -21.4 -8.3 52 43 20.9
Regina – Moose Mountain 13 15 12 -13.3 8.3 44 55 -20.0
Bankruptcies 5 3 6 66.7 -16.7 14 40 -65.0
Proposals 8 12 6 -33.3 33.3 30 15 100.0
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 3 4 4 -25.0 -25.0 19 16 18.8
Bankruptcies 2 3 2 -33.3 0.0 11 7 57.1
Proposals 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 8 9 -11.1
Saskatoon – Biggar 6 6 4 0.0 50.0 21 21 0.0
Bankruptcies 5 6 3 -16.7 66.7 18 18 0.0
Proposals 1 0 1 -- 0.0 3 3 0.0
Yorkton – Melville 8 2 7 300.0 14.3 18 23 -21.7
Bankruptcies 7 2 5 250.0 40.0 12 13 -7.7
Proposals 1 0 2 -- -50.0 6 10 -40.0
Prince Albert 2 7 8 -71.4 -75.0 17 25 -32.0
Bankruptcies 2 6 7 -66.7 -71.4 13 20 -35.0
Proposals 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 4 5 -20.0
Northern 0 0 1 -- -100.0 1 5 -80.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 5 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Alberta 46 55 91 -16.4 -49.5 234 347 -32.6
Bankruptcies 35 36 70 -2.8 -50.0 167 265 -37.0
Proposals 11 19 21 -42.1 -47.6 67 82 -18.3
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 3 2 4 50.0 -25.0 16 17 -5.9
Bankruptcies 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 12 13 -7.7
Proposals 2 0 0 -- -- 4 4 0.0
Camrose – Drumheller 4 2 3 100.0 33.3 11 11 0.0
Bankruptcies 4 0 3 -- 33.3 8 8 0.0
Proposals 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 3 3 0.0
Calgary 27 26 31 3.8 -12.9 112 141 -20.6
Bankruptcies 25 17 28 47.1 -10.7 85 113 -24.8
Proposals 2 9 3 -77.8 -33.3 27 28 -3.6
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 2 9 -77.8
Bankruptcies 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 2 8 -75.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Red Deer 0 3 8 -100.0 -100.0 18 21 -14.3
Bankruptcies 0 3 2 -100.0 -100.0 15 11 36.4
Proposals 0 0 6 -- -100.0 3 10 -70.0
Edmonton 12 13 26 -7.7 -53.8 57 105 -45.7
Bankruptcies 5 5 17 0.0 -70.6 29 80 -63.8
Proposals 7 8 9 -12.5 -22.2 28 25 12.0
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 1 7 13 -85.7 -92.3 14 33 -57.6
Bankruptcies 1 7 11 -85.7 -90.9 14 25 -44.0
Proposals 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 8 -100.0
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 3 8 -62.5
Bankruptcies 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 6 -66.7
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 2 -50.0
British Columbia 69 76 54 -9.2 27.8 280 253 10.7
Bankruptcies 52 57 45 -8.8 15.6 200 196 2.0
Proposals 17 19 9 -10.5 88.9 80 57 40.4
Vancouver Island and Coast 10 20 7 -50.0 42.9 54 44 22.7
Bankruptcies 7 12 5 -41.7 40.0 32 23 39.1
Proposals 3 8 2 -62.5 50.0 22 21 4.8
Lower Mainland – Southwest 39 32 24 21.9 62.5 157 127 23.6
Bankruptcies 27 22 20 22.7 35.0 110 102 7.8
Proposals 12 10 4 20.0 200.0 47 25 88.0
Thompson – Okanagan 17 20 18 -15.0 -5.6 59 56 5.4
Bankruptcies 16 20 15 -20.0 6.7 51 47 8.5
Proposals 1 0 3 -- -66.7 8 9 -11.1
Kootenay 2 1 1 100.0 100.0 5 13 -61.5
Bankruptcies 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 4 12 -66.7
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Cariboo 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 3 3 0.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 1 3 -66.7
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 2 0 --
North Coast 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 4 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 4 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Nechako 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Northeast 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 2 5 -60.0
Bankruptcies 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 2 4 -50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Northwest Territories 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
Yukon 0 2 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 2 0.0
Bankruptcies 0 2 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 2 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Nunavut 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Date modified: