Insolvency Statistics in Canada—First Quarter of 2014

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q1 2014 Q4 2013 Q1 2013 Q4 2013 to Q1 2014 Q1 2013 to Q1 2014 03-31-2014 03-31-2013 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 25 36 30 -30.6 -16.7 128 117 9.4
Bankruptcies 20 26 22 -23.1 -9.1 91 84 8.3
Proposals 5 10 8 -50.0 -37.5 37 33 12.1
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 14 11 5 27.3 180.0 42 39 7.7
Bankruptcies 8 4 2 100.0 300.0 21 28 -25.0
Proposals 6 7 3 -14.3 100.0 21 11 90.9
Utilities 4 4 5 0.0 -20.0 9 21 -57.1
Bankruptcies 4 2 3 100.0 33.3 6 11 -45.5
Proposals 0 2 2 -100.0 -100.0 3 10 -70.0
Construction 188 176 204 6.8 -7.8 732 796 -8.0
Bankruptcies 139 135 152 3.0 -8.6 551 587 -6.1
Proposals 49 41 52 19.5 -5.8 181 209 -13.4
Manufacturing 98 108 106 -9.3 -7.5 415 418 -0.7
Bankruptcies 67 79 68 -15.2 -1.5 294 288 2.1
Proposals 31 29 38 6.9 -18.4 121 130 -6.9
Wholesale Trade 54 69 55 -21.7 -1.8 230 226 1.8
Bankruptcies 32 43 43 -25.6 -25.6 150 165 -9.1
Proposals 22 26 12 -15.4 83.3 80 61 31.1
Retail Trade 133 139 145 -4.3 -8.3 516 561 -8.0
Bankruptcies 105 114 113 -7.9 -7.1 413 438 -5.7
Proposals 28 25 32 12.0 -12.5 103 123 -16.3
Transportation and Warehousing 68 51 60 33.3 13.3 245 257 -4.7
Bankruptcies 49 44 45 11.4 8.9 191 209 -8.6
Proposals 19 7 15 171.4 26.7 54 48 12.5
Information and Cultural Industries 16 13 11 23.1 45.5 57 60 -5.0
Bankruptcies 10 8 10 25.0 0.0 42 50 -16.0
Proposals 6 5 1 20.0 500.0 15 10 50.0
Finance and Insurance 23 17 23 35.3 0.0 78 73 6.8
Bankruptcies 16 10 19 60.0 -15.8 60 61 -1.6
Proposals 7 7 4 0.0 75.0 18 12 50.0
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 31 50 35 -38.0 -11.4 140 112 25.0
Bankruptcies 23 35 28 -34.3 -17.9 104 79 31.6
Proposals 8 15 7 -46.7 14.3 36 33 9.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 73 74 78 -1.4 -6.4 299 268 11.6
Bankruptcies 54 54 62 0.0 -12.9 211 199 6.0
Proposals 19 20 16 -5.0 18.8 88 69 27.5
Management of Companies and Enterprises 9 14 12 -35.7 -25.0 66 60 10.0
Bankruptcies 9 7 10 28.6 -10.0 45 49 -8.2
Proposals 0 7 2 -100.0 -100.0 21 11 90.9
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 41 45 50 -8.9 -18.0 190 195 -2.6
Bankruptcies 25 32 38 -21.9 -34.2 135 145 -6.9
Proposals 16 13 12 23.1 33.3 55 50 10.0
Educational Services 13 7 8 85.7 62.5 40 29 37.9
Bankruptcies 12 6 5 100.0 140.0 33 23 43.5
Proposals 1 1 3 0.0 -66.7 7 6 16.7
Health Care and Social Assistance 21 23 12 -8.7 75.0 76 53 43.4
Bankruptcies 15 16 8 -6.3 87.5 58 41 41.5
Proposals 6 7 4 -14.3 50.0 18 12 50.0
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 24 15 21 60.0 14.3 84 77 9.1
Bankruptcies 22 12 18 83.3 22.2 72 62 16.1
Proposals 2 3 3 -33.3 -33.3 12 15 -20.0
Accommodation and Food Services 164 164 169 0.0 -3.0 655 626 4.6
Bankruptcies 121 122 117 -0.8 3.4 484 438 10.5
Proposals 43 42 52 2.4 -17.3 171 188 -9.0
Other Services (except Public Administration) 61 71 56 -14.1 8.9 254 257 -1.2
Bankruptcies 44 58 43 -24.1 2.3 195 202 -3.5
Proposals 17 13 13 30.8 30.8 59 55 7.3
Public Administration 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Total 1,060 1,087 1,085 -2.5 -2.3 4,256 4,246 0.2
Bankruptcies 775 807 806 -4.0 -3.8 3,156 3,159 -0.1
Proposals 285 280 279 1.8 2.2 1,100 1,087 1.2
Date modified: