Insolvency Statistics in Canada—2013 (Table 5)

Table 5: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by ER
Province or region Volume 2013
2013 2012 % Change Assets Declared at the Time of Filing ($) Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,678 1,750 -4.1 103,590,467 159,310,347
Bankruptcies 1,524 1,611 -5.4 79,580,621 135,162,425
Proposals 154 139 10.8 24,009,846 24,147,922
Avalon Peninsula 810 749 8.1 53,036,972 80,691,250
Bankruptcies 719 665 8.1 37,697,845 64,972,450
Proposals 91 84 8.3 15,339,127 15,718,800
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 118 141 -16.3 5,316,384 7,915,114
Bankruptcies 109 134 -18.7 3,838,428 6,369,049
Proposals 8 7 14.3 1,477,956 1,546,064
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 337 371 -9.2 22,068,785 34,075,758
Bankruptcies 301 352 -14.5 15,887,813 28,476,330
Proposals 36 19 89.5 6,180,972 5,599,428
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 413 489 -15.5 23,168,326 36,628,225
Bankruptcies 395 460 -14.1 22,156,535 35,344,596
Proposals 18 28 -35.7 1,011,791 1,283,629
Prince Edward Island 617 618 -0.2 43,499,500 66,323,766
Bankruptcies 440 472 -6.8 25,336,145 46,039,597
Proposals 177 146 21.2 18,163,355 20,284,169
Nova Scotia 4,660 4,282 8.8 375,170,770 492,318,303
Bankruptcies 3,295 3,221 2.3 213,562,768 330,930,419
Proposals 1,365 1,061 28.7 161,608,002 161,387,884
Cape Breton 656 676 -3.0 44,009,973 52,723,543
Bankruptcies 404 459 -12.0 18,725,600 30,278,072
Proposals 252 217 16.1 25,284,372 22,445,472
North Shore 899 747 20.3 66,167,599 86,532,046
Bankruptcies 597 563 6.0 33,489,660 53,618,758
Proposals 302 184 64.1 32,677,939 32,913,288
Annapolis Valley 680 625 8.8 61,718,104 76,438,582
Bankruptcies 529 514 2.9 42,875,000 56,057,789
Proposals 152 111 36.9 18,843,104 20,380,793
Southern 573 546 4.9 45,612,656 68,543,896
Bankruptcies 423 400 5.8 27,311,743 50,969,178
Proposals 151 146 3.4 18,300,913 17,574,718
Halifax 1,851 1,688 9.7 157,662,438 208,080,236
Bankruptcies 1,343 1,284 4.6 91,160,764 140,006,622
Proposals 508 404 25.7 66,501,674 68,073,613
New Brunswick 3,955 3,843 2.9 305,900,022 461,429,494
Bankruptcies 2,846 2,906 -2.1 176,974,228 318,059,234
Proposals 1,109 937 18.4 128,925,794 143,370,260
Campbellton – Miramichi 696 691 0.7 40,516,217 69,708,143
Bankruptcies 499 533 -6.4 23,226,115 47,017,975
Proposals 197 158 24.7 17,290,101 22,690,169
Moncton – Richibucto 1,210 1,105 9.5 98,469,161 141,669,975
Bankruptcies 848 820 3.4 54,081,416 92,722,637
Proposals 363 285 27.4 44,387,744 48,947,338
Saint John – St. Stephen 954 962 -0.8 82,298,639 118,881,137
Bankruptcies 672 718 -6.4 44,477,825 79,044,598
Proposals 282 245 15.1 37,820,814 39,836,539
Fredericton – Oromocto 684 673 1.6 57,054,088 81,773,898
Bankruptcies 504 483 4.3 35,134,258 59,354,579
Proposals 181 190 -4.7 21,919,831 22,419,319
Edmundston – Woodstock 410 412 -0.5 27,561,917 49,396,340
Bankruptcies 323 352 -8.2 20,054,614 39,919,445
Proposals 87 60 45.0 7,507,303 9,476,896
Quebec 39,947 35,925 11.2 2,950,732,517 3,827,037,372
Bankruptcies 25,221 24,399 3.4 1,049,920,668 2,201,899,662
Proposals 14,726 11,526 27.8 1,900,811,849 1,625,137,710
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 422 339 24.5 22,487,675 29,550,594
Bankruptcies 260 230 13.0 8,899,966 15,918,686
Proposals 161 109 47.7 13,587,709 13,631,908
Bas-Saint-Laurent 804 690 16.5 41,635,432 55,310,629
Bankruptcies 530 521 1.7 19,719,622 32,570,701
Proposals 274 168 63.1 21,915,810 22,739,929
Capitale-Nationale 2,626 2,319 13.2 151,762,860 234,585,906
Bankruptcies 1,847 1,780 3.8 73,334,045 137,032,925
Proposals 779 539 44.5 78,428,815 97,552,981
Chaudière – Appalaches 1,504 1,175 28.0 100,629,585 130,487,599
Bankruptcies 1,034 834 24.0 50,463,577 82,235,968
Proposals 470 340 38.2 50,166,008 48,251,631
Estrie 1,414 1,313 7.7 322,382,309 112,296,732
Bankruptcies 1,013 970 4.4 43,207,387 74,510,406
Proposals 401 344 16.6 279,174,922 37,786,326
Centre-du-Québec 1,186 904 31.2 73,716,456 92,427,918
Bankruptcies 767 665 15.3 32,112,152 52,712,417
Proposals 419 239 75.3 41,604,304 39,715,501
Montérégie 8,190 7,005 16.9 658,080,749 838,052,741
Bankruptcies 4,955 4,606 7.6 243,035,865 449,773,402
Proposals 3,235 2,399 34.8 415,044,884 388,279,338
Montréal 9,266 8,522 8.7 334,167,153 778,414,265
Bankruptcies 6,126 6,013 1.9 128,015,030 496,952,388
Proposals 3,140 2,509 25.1 206,152,123 281,461,877
Laval 2,078 2,029 2.4 189,253,393 260,046,058
Bankruptcies 1,260 1,279 -1.5 51,330,530 145,046,526
Proposals 818 750 9.1 137,922,864 114,999,532
Lanaudière 3,166 2,913 8.7 328,549,418 364,383,091
Bankruptcies 1,678 1,741 -3.6 107,757,716 173,689,240
Proposals 1,488 1,172 27.0 220,791,702 190,693,850
Laurentides 3,925 3,679 6.7 369,192,425 483,554,482
Bankruptcies 2,233 2,252 -0.8 137,272,832 275,205,502
Proposals 1,693 1,427 18.6 231,919,594 208,348,980
Outaouais 2,279 2,229 2.2 183,643,130 215,685,595
Bankruptcies 1,433 1,433 0.0 73,230,567 121,726,901
Proposals 846 796 6.3 110,412,562 93,958,694
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 514 456 12.7 30,615,678 39,651,646
Bankruptcies 327 322 1.6 11,691,219 22,992,188
Proposals 188 134 40.3 18,924,459 16,659,457
Mauricie 1,254 1,148 9.2 57,818,472 86,235,821
Bankruptcies 905 903 0.2 27,662,979 56,318,883
Proposals 349 245 42.4 30,155,492 29,916,938
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 1,015 920 10.3 64,008,135 78,700,267
Bankruptcies 668 636 5.0 31,126,225 49,054,515
Proposals 347 284 22.2 32,881,911 29,645,752
Côte-Nord 256 235 8.9 18,873,291 23,426,030
Bankruptcies 157 176 -10.8 9,467,023 13,767,845
Proposals 98 60 63.3 9,406,268 9,658,184
Nord-du-Québec 49 50 -2.0 3,916,356 4,227,999
Bankruptcies 27 37 -27.0 1,593,932 2,391,169
Proposals 22 13 69.2 2,322,423 1,836,830
Ontario 44,134 47,381 -6.9 3,865,900,761 5,224,421,861
Bankruptcies 21,773 23,236 -6.3 1,117,590,503 2,407,574,068
Proposals 22,361 24,145 -7.4 2,748,310,258 2,816,847,793
Ottawa 3,949 3,830 3.1 353,292,933 494,458,564
Bankruptcies 2,388 2,281 4.7 153,230,855 283,600,112
Proposals 1,561 1,549 0.8 200,062,078 210,858,452
Kingston – Pembroke 1,773 1,724 2.8 162,693,047 192,658,540
Bankruptcies 1,014 1,072 -5.4 59,958,450 98,524,240
Proposals 759 652 16.4 102,734,597 94,134,300
Muskoka – Kawarthas 1,375 1,547 -11.1 156,503,087 191,204,220
Bankruptcies 739 806 -8.3 51,495,823 102,171,648
Proposals 636 741 -14.2 105,007,264 89,032,572
Toronto 18,363 20,025 -8.3 1,464,260,022 2,179,092,288
Bankruptcies 7,367 7,950 -7.3 271,950,089 832,818,474
Proposals 10,996 12,076 -8.9 1,192,309,933 1,346,273,813
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 4,401 4,810 -8.5 448,583,257 575,863,060
Bankruptcies 2,291 2,420 -5.3 128,665,491 281,041,154
Proposals 2,110 2,390 -11.7 319,917,765 294,821,907
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 5,285 5,912 -10.6 495,497,291 602,165,865
Bankruptcies 2,519 2,881 -12.6 129,829,728 248,138,532
Proposals 2,765 3,031 -8.8 365,667,563 354,027,332
London 2,817 3,079 -8.5 270,188,746 325,295,907
Bankruptcies 1,639 1,767 -7.2 100,933,264 169,802,264
Proposals 1,178 1,312 -10.2 169,255,481 155,493,643
Windsor – Sarnia 2,497 2,671 -6.5 207,267,840 278,645,012
Bankruptcies 1,553 1,692 -8.2 94,597,181 169,423,650
Proposals 945 979 -3.5 112,670,659 109,221,362
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 817 859 -4.9 88,496,962 106,194,519
Bankruptcies 484 559 -13.4 40,008,696 62,641,187
Proposals 333 300 11.0 48,488,267 43,553,333
Northeast 2,355 2,326 1.2 186,467,265 229,421,484
Bankruptcies 1,432 1,391 2.9 72,520,171 127,352,931
Proposals 923 935 -1.3 113,947,093 102,068,553
Northwest 502 597 -15.9 32,650,311 49,422,402
Bankruptcies 347 417 -16.8 14,400,755 32,059,876
Proposals 155 180 -13.9 18,249,556 17,362,526
Manitoba 1,852 1,877 -1.3 158,888,153 214,029,418
Bankruptcies 1,214 1,276 -4.9 72,583,672 133,593,804
Proposals 638 601 6.2 86,304,481 80,435,614
Southeast 150 129 16.3 23,841,201 30,700,510
Bankruptcies 101 91 11.0 14,860,565 23,264,860
Proposals 49 38 28.9 8,980,637 7,435,650
South Central 57 69 -17.4 4,479,631 5,417,054
Bankruptcies 38 55 -30.9 1,898,776 3,330,667
Proposals 19 14 35.7 2,580,855 2,086,387
Southwest 218 191 14.1 23,818,434 19,848,324
Bankruptcies 111 121 -8.3 4,344,261 6,489,365
Proposals 106 69 53.6 19,474,173 13,358,958
North Central 65 48 35.4 4,472,228 6,142,739
Bankruptcies 47 32 46.9 2,972,959 4,665,563
Proposals 18 16 12.5 1,499,269 1,477,175
Winnipeg 1,143 1,214 -5.8 85,096,880 126,850,991
Bankruptcies 775 829 -6.5 39,827,509 80,458,759
Proposals 368 385 -4.4 45,269,370 46,392,233
Interlake 108 97 11.3 11,219,260 16,916,877
Bankruptcies 72 68 5.9 5,933,442 10,094,596
Proposals 35 28 25.0 5,285,818 6,822,281
Parklands 48 55 -12.7 2,476,919 2,800,407
Bankruptcies 25 30 -16.7 823,927 1,443,949
Proposals 23 25 -8.0 1,652,993 1,356,458
North 63 75 -16.0 3,483,600 5,352,517
Bankruptcies 45 49 -8.2 1,922,233 3,846,046
Proposals 18 26 -30.8 1,561,366 1,506,471
Saskatchewan 1,690 1,731 -2.4 204,228,709 229,110,459
Bankruptcies 1,038 1,001 3.7 90,374,800 130,322,425
Proposals 652 730 -10.7 113,853,909 98,788,034
Regina – Moose Mountain 434 442 -1.8 54,903,283 58,575,671
Bankruptcies 216 212 1.9 19,687,066 26,352,393
Proposals 218 230 -5.2 35,216,216 32,223,278
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 203 180 12.8 23,420,912 23,105,826
Bankruptcies 126 114 10.5 8,776,684 12,974,162
Proposals 77 66 16.7 14,644,228 10,131,664
Saskatoon – Biggar 561 579 -3.1 69,912,440 79,540,598
Bankruptcies 356 354 0.6 31,182,526 45,963,967
Proposals 205 226 -9.3 38,729,914 33,576,632
Yorkton – Melville 127 130 -2.3 14,833,897 17,130,504
Bankruptcies 87 78 11.5 8,537,324 12,000,697
Proposals 40 51 -21.6 6,296,573 5,129,807
Prince Albert 337 359 -6.1 38,226,796 47,256,600
Bankruptcies 233 216 7.9 20,304,807 30,176,582
Proposals 105 143 -26.6 17,921,989 17,080,018
Northern 29 41 -29.3 2,931,382 3,501,260
Bankruptcies 21 26 -19.2 1,886,393 2,854,624
Proposals 8 15 -46.7 1,044,989 646,636
Alberta 8,258 9,202 -10.3 1,115,425,863 1,647,398,118
Bankruptcies 4,689 5,759 -18.6 516,043,086 911,083,109
Proposals 3,569 3,443 3.7 599,382,777 736,315,009
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 767 765 0.3 90,912,979 105,491,259
Bankruptcies 467 499 -6.4 45,708,431 63,228,451
Proposals 300 266 12.8 45,204,548 42,262,807
Camrose – Drumheller 319 415 -23.1 36,787,111 48,707,069
Bankruptcies 211 284 -25.7 21,108,712 32,317,983
Proposals 108 131 -17.6 15,678,400 16,389,086
Calgary 3,150 3,675 -14.3 468,113,599 671,711,592
Bankruptcies 1,789 2,421 -26.1 213,782,084 389,881,941
Proposals 1,360 1,253 8.5 254,331,515 281,829,651
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 193 178 8.4 21,039,103 38,688,573
Bankruptcies 127 117 8.5 12,258,615 28,699,362
Proposals 66 61 8.2 8,780,488 9,989,211
Red Deer 536 479 11.9 75,387,556 101,723,599
Bankruptcies 288 270 6.7 35,669,502 49,904,081
Proposals 248 209 18.7 39,718,053 51,819,518
Edmonton 2,744 2,966 -7.5 367,289,465 581,938,518
Bankruptcies 1,463 1,694 -13.6 156,133,477 280,490,457
Proposals 1,280 1,272 0.6 211,155,987 301,448,061
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 398 533 -25.3 43,309,831 68,854,180
Bankruptcies 266 366 -27.3 23,580,557 43,973,452
Proposals 132 166 -20.5 19,729,274 24,880,728
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 153 191 -19.9 12,586,220 30,283,327
Bankruptcies 78 107 -27.1 7,801,708 22,587,381
Proposals 74 84 -11.9 4,784,512 7,695,946
British Columbia 11,802 11,696 0.9 1,395,674,586 2,063,694,696
Bankruptcies 7,130 7,562 -5.7 645,554,557 1,295,699,789
Proposals 4,672 4,134 13.0 750,120,029 767,994,907
Vancouver Island and Coast 2,521 2,433 3.6 350,390,290 571,747,497
Bankruptcies 1,626 1,616 0.6 172,849,595 404,901,727
Proposals 895 817 9.5 177,540,695 166,845,770
Lower Mainland – Southwest 6,541 6,342 3.1 675,760,839 1,009,486,397
Bankruptcies 3,819 3,991 -4.3 289,054,748 588,095,445
Proposals 2,721 2,351 15.7 386,706,090 421,390,952
Thompson – Okanagan 1,652 1,754 -5.8 234,601,548 316,830,046
Bankruptcies 970 1,120 -13.4 114,124,556 194,502,790
Proposals 682 634 7.6 120,476,992 122,327,255
Kootenay 395 401 -1.5 61,774,689 72,147,835
Bankruptcies 249 291 -14.4 31,605,661 45,113,349
Proposals 146 110 32.7 30,169,028 27,034,485
Cariboo 486 492 -1.2 55,651,640 65,856,902
Bankruptcies 325 336 -3.3 28,377,050 44,147,394
Proposals 161 156 3.2 27,274,590 21,709,508
North Coast 56 95 -41.1 3,529,192 7,164,962
Bankruptcies 42 69 -39.1 2,051,684 5,531,030
Proposals 14 26 -46.2 1,477,508 1,633,932
Nechako 61 53 15.1 6,299,091 6,997,689
Bankruptcies 40 38 5.3 3,117,541 4,254,026
Proposals 21 16 31.3 3,181,550 2,743,663
Northeast 90 125 -28.0 7,667,297 13,463,368
Bankruptcies 58 101 -42.6 4,373,721 9,154,026
Proposals 32 24 33.3 3,293,575 4,309,342
Northwest Territories 51 53 -3.8 8,763,768 14,713,484
Bankruptcies 31 29 6.9 4,265,531 9,636,234
Proposals 20 24 -16.7 4,498,237 5,077,250
Yukon 29 37 -21.6 792,386 2,809,767
Bankruptcies 20 23 -13.0 622,075 2,297,596
Proposals 9 14 -35.7 170,311 512,171
Nunavut 5 3 66.7 91,968 334,713
Bankruptcies 3 0 --  30,800 214,112
Proposals 2 3 -33.3 61,168 120,601
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