Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2014

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2014 Q1 2014 Q2 2013 Q1 2014 to Q2 2014 Q2 2013 to Q2 2014 06-30-2014 06-30-2013 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 23 25 21 -8.0 9.5 130 100 30.0
Bankruptcies 15 20 17 -25.0 -11.8 89 73 21.9
Proposals 8 5 4 60.0 100.0 41 27 51.9
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 9 14 13 -35.7 -30.8 38 44 -13.6
Bankruptcies 5 8 8 -37.5 -37.5 18 29 -37.9
Proposals 4 6 5 -33.3 -20.0 20 15 33.3
Utilities 1 4 0 -75.0 -- 10 15 -33.3
Bankruptcies 0 4 0 -100.0 -- 6 6 0.0
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 4 9 -55.6
Construction 208 188 181 10.6 14.9 759 761 -0.3
Bankruptcies 153 139 137 10.1 11.7 567 561 1.1
Proposals 55 49 44 12.2 25.0 192 200 -4.0
Manufacturing 99 98 112 1.0 -11.6 402 429 -6.3
Bankruptcies 73 67 76 9.0 -3.9 291 294 -1.0
Proposals 26 31 36 -16.1 -27.8 111 135 -17.8
Wholesale Trade 63 54 59 16.7 6.8 234 224 4.5
Bankruptcies 43 32 34 34.4 26.5 159 157 1.3
Proposals 20 22 25 -9.1 -20.0 75 67 11.9
Retail Trade 117 133 130 -12.0 -10.0 503 535 -6.0
Bankruptcies 87 105 98 -17.1 -11.2 402 414 -2.9
Proposals 30 28 32 7.1 -6.3 101 121 -16.5
Transportation and Warehousing 53 68 65 -22.1 -18.5 233 257 -9.3
Bankruptcies 40 49 49 -18.4 -18.4 182 207 -12.1
Proposals 13 19 16 -31.6 -18.8 51 50 2.0
Information and Cultural Industries 13 16 21 -18.8 -38.1 49 63 -22.2
Bankruptcies 10 10 19 0.0 -47.4 33 53 -37.7
Proposals 3 6 2 -50.0 50.0 16 10 60.0
Finance and Insurance 10 23 20 -56.5 -50.0 68 78 -12.8
Bankruptcies 8 16 17 -50.0 -52.9 51 65 -21.5
Proposals 2 7 3 -71.4 -33.3 17 13 30.8
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 48 31 34 54.8 41.2 154 125 23.2
Bankruptcies 36 23 28 56.5 28.6 112 96 16.7
Proposals 12 8 6 50.0 100.0 42 29 44.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 81 73 84 11.0 -3.6 296 289 2.4
Bankruptcies 63 54 57 16.7 10.5 217 213 1.9
Proposals 18 19 27 -5.3 -33.3 79 76 3.9
Management of Companies and Enterprises 18 9 21 100.0 -14.3 63 66 -4.5
Bankruptcies 14 9 13 55.6 7.7 46 49 -6.1
Proposals 4 0 8 -- -50.0 17 17 0.0
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 66 41 54 61.0 22.2 202 195 3.6
Bankruptcies 47 25 42 88.0 11.9 140 147 -4.8
Proposals 19 16 12 18.8 58.3 62 48 29.2
Educational Services 20 13 10 53.8 100.0 50 31 61.3
Bankruptcies 19 12 5 58.3 280.0 47 22 113.6
Proposals 1 1 5 0.0 -80.0 3 9 -66.7
Health Care and Social Assistance 21 21 19 0.0 10.5 78 58 34.5
Bankruptcies 16 15 17 6.7 -5.9 57 47 21.3
Proposals 5 6 2 -16.7 150.0 21 11 90.9
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 21 24 21 -12.5 0.0 84 82 2.4
Bankruptcies 17 22 18 -22.7 -5.6 71 66 7.6
Proposals 4 2 3 100.0 33.3 13 16 -18.8
Accommodation and Food Services 155 164 192 -5.5 -19.3 618 644 -4.0
Bankruptcies 109 121 134 -9.9 -18.7 459 453 1.3
Proposals 46 43 58 7.0 -20.7 159 191 -16.8
Other Services (except Public Administration) 57 61 66 -6.6 -13.6 245 265 -7.5
Bankruptcies 49 44 48 11.4 2.1 196 201 -2.5
Proposals 8 17 18 -52.9 -55.6 49 64 -23.4
Public Administration 1 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Total 1,084 1,060 1,123 2.3 -3.5 4,217 4,261 -1.0
Bankruptcies 805 775 817 3.9 -1.5 3,144 3,153 -0.3
Proposals 279 285 306 -2.1 -8.8 1,073 1,108 -3.2
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