Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2014

Table 5: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by ER
Province or Region 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
Newfoundland and Labrador 427 378 473 13.0 -9.7 1,579 1,723 -8.4
Bankruptcies 386 340 432 13.5 -10.6 1,416 1,597 -11.3
Proposals 41 38 41 7.9 0.0 163 126 29.4
Avalon Peninsula 189 179 231 5.6 -18.2 733 780 -6.0
Bankruptcies 168 160 207 5.0 -18.8 648 704 -8.0
Proposals 21 19 24 10.5 -12.5 85 76 11.8
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 34 34 35 0.0 -2.9 118 149 -20.8
Bankruptcies 33 26 35 26.9 -5.7 100 142 -29.6
Proposals 1 8 0 -87.5 -- 18 7 157.1
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 84 60 90 40.0 -6.7 320 346 -7.5
Bankruptcies 73 58 78 25.9 -6.4 284 327 -13.1
Proposals 11 2 12 450.0 -8.3 36 19 89.5
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 122 104 117 17.3 4.3 408 449 -9.1
Bankruptcies 113 95 112 18.9 0.9 384 425 -9.6
Proposals 9 9 5 0.0 80.0 24 24 0.0
Prince Edward Island 174 172 145 1.2 20.0 690 591 16.8
Bankruptcies 130 116 110 12.1 18.2 476 456 4.4
Proposals 44 56 35 -21.4 25.7 214 135 58.5
Nova Scotia 1,446 1,121 1,275 29.0 13.4 4,935 4,311 14.5
Bankruptcies 1,039 759 911 36.9 14.1 3,459 3,105 11.4
Proposals 407 362 364 12.4 11.8 1,476 1,206 22.4
Cape Breton 215 175 194 22.9 10.8 707 682 3.7
Bankruptcies 135 92 122 46.7 10.7 421 435 -3.2
Proposals 80 83 72 -3.6 11.1 286 247 15.8
North Shore 287 196 257 46.4 11.7 939 799 17.5
Bankruptcies 210 116 169 81.0 24.3 633 555 14.1
Proposals 77 80 88 -3.8 -12.5 306 244 25.4
Annapolis Valley 206 160 198 28.8 4.0 699 641 9.0
Bankruptcies 156 114 155 36.8 0.6 523 515 1.6
Proposals 50 46 43 8.7 16.3 176 126 39.7
Southern 177 123 158 43.9 12.0 595 535 11.2
Bankruptcies 139 95 121 46.3 14.9 458 385 19.0
Proposals 38 28 37 35.7 2.7 137 150 -8.7
Halifax 559 467 467 19.7 19.7 1,994 1,653 20.6
Bankruptcies 398 342 343 16.4 16.0 1,424 1,214 17.3
Proposals 161 125 124 28.8 29.8 570 439 29.8
New Brunswick 1,158 934 1,017 24.0 13.9 4,139 3,738 10.7
Bankruptcies 817 645 759 26.7 7.6 2,892 2,770 4.4
Proposals 341 289 258 18.0 32.2 1,247 968 28.8
Campbellton – Miramichi 216 160 202 35.0 6.9 719 689 4.4
Bankruptcies 166 121 156 37.2 6.4 518 515 0.6
Proposals 50 39 46 28.2 8.7 201 174 15.5
Moncton – Richibucto 371 270 295 37.4 25.8 1,290 1,127 14.5
Bankruptcies 240 179 207 34.1 15.9 862 826 4.4
Proposals 131 91 88 44.0 48.9 428 301 42.2
Saint John – St. Stephen 273 205 230 33.2 18.7 977 902 8.3
Bankruptcies 183 128 175 43.0 4.6 650 663 -2.0
Proposals 90 77 55 16.9 63.6 327 239 36.8
Fredericton – Oromocto 181 193 161 -6.2 12.4 738 624 18.3
Bankruptcies 141 141 112 0.0 25.9 551 444 24.1
Proposals 40 52 49 -23.1 -18.4 187 180 3.9
Edmundston – Woodstock 117 104 129 12.5 -9.3 415 397 4.5
Bankruptcies 87 75 109 16.0 -20.2 311 322 -3.4
Proposals 30 29 20 3.4 50.0 104 75 38.7
Quebec 10,594 10,271 10,543 3.1 0.5 40,499 37,751 7.3
Bankruptcies 6,425 5,983 6,768 7.4 -5.1 24,727 24,630 0.4
Proposals 4,169 4,288 3,775 -2.8 10.4 15,772 13,121 20.2
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 113 100 89 13.0 27.0 419 382 9.7
Bankruptcies 49 62 56 -21.0 -12.5 230 258 -10.9
Proposals 64 38 33 68.4 93.9 189 124 52.4
Bas-Saint-Laurent 206 208 176 -1.0 17.0 832 723 15.1
Bankruptcies 142 118 119 20.3 19.3 523 516 1.4
Proposals 64 90 57 -28.9 12.3 309 207 49.3
Capitale-Nationale 695 666 652 4.4 6.6 2,718 2,405 13.0
Bankruptcies 451 430 476 4.9 -5.3 1,832 1,762 4.0
Proposals 244 236 176 3.4 38.6 886 643 37.8
Chaudière – Appalaches 366 384 391 -4.7 -6.4 1,581 1,233 28.2
Bankruptcies 247 250 281 -1.2 -12.1 1,068 877 21.8
Proposals 119 134 110 -11.2 8.2 513 356 44.1
Estrie 379 328 349 15.5 8.6 1,402 1,399 0.2
Bankruptcies 254 217 250 17.1 1.6 961 1,025 -6.2
Proposals 125 111 99 12.6 26.3 441 374 17.9
Centre-du-Québec 289 275 317 5.1 -8.8 1,180 1,012 16.6
Bankruptcies 175 159 204 10.1 -14.2 732 697 5.0
Proposals 114 116 113 -1.7 0.9 448 315 42.2
Montérégie 2,091 1,991 2,105 5.0 -0.7 8,285 7,459 11.1
Bankruptcies 1,196 1,086 1,279 10.1 -6.5 4,770 4,690 1.7
Proposals 895 905 826 -1.1 8.4 3,515 2,769 26.9
Montréal 2,412 2,245 2,376 7.4 1.5 9,336 8,663 7.8
Bankruptcies 1,570 1,389 1,641 13.0 -4.3 6,023 5,894 2.2
Proposals 842 856 735 -1.6 14.6 3,313 2,769 19.6
Laval 546 559 554 -2.3 -1.4 2,084 2,052 1.6
Bankruptcies 321 332 329 -3.3 -2.4 1,233 1,260 -2.1
Proposals 225 227 225 -0.9 0.0 851 792 7.4
Lanaudière 905 902 918 0.3 -1.4 3,232 3,166 2.1
Bankruptcies 486 406 491 19.7 -1.0 1,654 1,766 -6.3
Proposals 419 496 427 -15.5 -1.9 1,578 1,400 12.7
Laurentides 1,079 1,047 1,114 3.1 -3.1 3,927 3,904 0.6
Bankruptcies 574 538 647 6.7 -11.3 2,141 2,274 -5.8
Proposals 505 509 467 -0.8 8.1 1,786 1,630 9.6
Outaouais 639 627 667 1.9 -4.2 2,224 2,373 -6.3
Bankruptcies 371 362 423 2.5 -12.3 1,352 1,501 -9.9
Proposals 268 265 244 1.1 9.8 872 872 0.0
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 181 165 137 9.7 32.1 611 474 28.9
Bankruptcies 107 103 85 3.9 25.9 379 321 18.1
Proposals 74 62 52 19.4 42.3 232 153 51.6
Mauricie 325 330 336 -1.5 -3.3 1,257 1,228 2.4
Bankruptcies 228 227 249 0.4 -8.4 879 934 -5.9
Proposals 97 103 87 -5.8 11.5 378 294 28.6
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 274 345 280 -20.6 -2.1 1,061 981 8.2
Bankruptcies 196 241 191 -18.7 2.6 737 655 12.5
Proposals 78 104 89 -25.0 -12.4 324 326 -0.6
Côte-Nord 75 85 75 -11.8 0.0 285 255 11.8
Bankruptcies 48 55 44 -12.7 9.1 178 171 4.1
Proposals 27 30 31 -10.0 -12.9 107 84 27.4
Nord-du-Québec 16 15 8 6.7 100.0 63 43 46.5
Bankruptcies 8 8 4 0.0 100.0 32 30 6.7
Proposals 8 7 4 14.3 100.0 31 13 138.5
Ontario 10,857 10,219 11,988 6.2 -9.4 42,488 45,403 -6.4
Bankruptcies 5,117 4,650 6,024 10.0 -15.1 20,462 22,380 -8.6
Proposals 5,740 5,569 5,964 3.1 -3.8 22,026 23,023 -4.3
Ottawa 975 877 985 11.2 -1.0 3,889 3,789 2.6
Bankruptcies 588 469 586 25.4 0.3 2,315 2,230 3.8
Proposals 387 408 399 -5.1 -3.0 1,574 1,559 1.0
Kingston – Pembroke 409 415 515 -1.4 -20.6 1,675 1,785 -6.2
Bankruptcies 224 230 280 -2.6 -20.0 950 1,051 -9.6
Proposals 185 185 235 0.0 -21.3 725 734 -1.2
Muskoka – Kawarthas 360 341 377 5.6 -4.5 1,355 1,467 -7.6
Bankruptcies 171 173 211 -1.2 -19.0 711 779 -8.7
Proposals 189 168 166 12.5 13.9 644 688 -6.4
Toronto 4,582 4,283 5,070 7.0 -9.6 17,692 19,024 -7.0
Bankruptcies 1,860 1,598 2,139 16.4 -13.0 7,072 7,623 -7.2
Proposals 2,722 2,685 2,931 1.4 -7.1 10,620 11,401 -6.9
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 1,094 1,013 1,187 8.0 -7.8 4,231 4,568 -7.4
Bankruptcies 525 487 644 7.8 -18.5 2,114 2,364 -10.6
Proposals 569 526 543 8.2 4.8 2,117 2,204 -3.9
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 1,288 1,215 1,422 6.0 -9.4 5,004 5,534 -9.6
Bankruptcies 575 544 681 5.7 -15.6 2,354 2,641 -10.9
Proposals 713 671 741 6.3 -3.8 2,650 2,893 -8.4
London 693 654 790 6.0 -12.3 2,718 2,973 -8.6
Bankruptcies 354 358 456 -1.1 -22.4 1,502 1,755 -14.4
Proposals 339 296 334 14.5 1.5 1,216 1,218 -0.2
Windsor – Sarnia 573 521 679 10.0 -15.6 2,308 2,564 -10.0
Bankruptcies 326 282 424 15.6 -23.1 1,352 1,614 -16.2
Proposals 247 239 255 3.3 -3.1 956 950 0.6
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 200 191 207 4.7 -3.4 782 830 -5.8
Bankruptcies 113 109 124 3.7 -8.9 446 514 -13.2
Proposals 87 82 83 6.1 4.8 336 316 6.3
Northeast 564 560 620 0.7 -9.0 2,319 2,334 -0.6
Bankruptcies 315 301 384 4.7 -18.0 1,312 1,438 -8.8
Proposals 249 259 236 -3.9 5.5 1,007 896 12.4
Northwest 122 149 137 -18.1 -10.9 515 534 -3.6
Bankruptcies 68 99 95 -31.3 -28.4 334 370 -9.7
Proposals 54 50 42 8.0 28.6 181 164 10.4
Manitoba 500 395 502 26.6 -0.4 1,846 1,811 1.9
Bankruptcies 303 243 330 24.7 -8.2 1,171 1,223 -4.3
Proposals 197 152 172 29.6 14.5 675 588 14.8
Southeast 36 29 32 24.1 12.5 149 138 8.0
Bankruptcies 26 18 19 44.4 36.8 101 96 5.2
Proposals 10 11 13 -9.1 -23.1 48 42 14.3
South Central 25 13 10 92.3 150.0 71 50 42.0
Bankruptcies 24 10 6 140.0 300.0 54 39 38.5
Proposals 1 3 4 -66.7 -75.0 17 11 54.5
Southwest 72 65 56 10.8 28.6 258 193 33.7
Bankruptcies 36 31 34 16.1 5.9 123 114 7.9
Proposals 36 34 22 5.9 63.6 135 79 70.9
North Central 20 15 20 33.3 0.0 69 52 32.7
Bankruptcies 7 7 13 0.0 -46.2 40 37 8.1
Proposals 13 8 7 62.5 85.7 29 15 93.3
Winnipeg 292 231 327 26.4 -10.7 1,083 1,163 -6.9
Bankruptcies 178 156 218 14.1 -18.3 721 791 -8.8
Proposals 114 75 109 52.0 4.6 362 372 -2.7
Interlake 27 24 33 12.5 -18.2 109 93 17.2
Bankruptcies 18 11 23 63.6 -21.7 70 63 11.1
Proposals 9 13 10 -30.8 -10.0 39 30 30.0
Parklands 8 6 8 33.3 0.0 46 55 -16.4
Bankruptcies 3 3 6 0.0 -50.0 21 36 -41.7
Proposals 5 3 2 66.7 150.0 25 19 31.6
North 17 10 14 70.0 21.4 61 68 -10.3
Bankruptcies 10 6 10 66.7 0.0 41 46 -10.9
Proposals 7 4 4 75.0 75.0 20 22 -9.1
Saskatchewan 498 475 447 4.8 11.4 1,830 1,629 12.3
Bankruptcies 289 286 260 1.0 11.2 1,110 975 13.8
Proposals 209 189 187 10.6 11.8 720 654 10.1
Regina – Moose Mountain 143 143 132 0.0 8.3 485 429 13.1
Bankruptcies 78 76 66 2.6 18.2 245 226 8.4
Proposals 65 67 66 -3.0 -1.5 240 203 18.2
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 38 43 51 -11.6 -25.5 192 181 6.1
Bankruptcies 26 29 35 -10.3 -25.7 122 122 0.0
Proposals 12 14 16 -14.3 -25.0 70 59 18.6
Saskatoon – Biggar 160 177 148 -9.6 8.1 627 547 14.6
Bankruptcies 95 100 84 -5.0 13.1 389 334 16.5
Proposals 65 77 64 -15.6 1.6 238 213 11.7
Yorkton – Melville 38 28 36 35.7 5.6 128 108 18.5
Bankruptcies 20 17 25 17.6 -20.0 78 70 11.4
Proposals 18 11 11 63.6 63.6 50 38 31.6
Prince Albert 107 78 74 37.2 44.6 365 335 9.0
Bankruptcies 66 60 48 10.0 37.5 254 206 23.3
Proposals 41 18 26 127.8 57.7 111 129 -14.0
Northern 13 5 6 160.0 116.7 33 27 22.2
Bankruptcies 4 4 2 0.0 100.0 22 16 37.5
Proposals 9 1 4 800.0 125.0 11 11 0.0
Alberta 2,256 2,048 2,235 10.2 0.9 8,144 8,749 -6.9
Bankruptcies 1,065 1,003 1,273 6.2 -16.3 4,197 5,179 -19.0
Proposals 1,191 1,045 962 14.0 23.8 3,947 3,570 10.6
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 218 207 196 5.3 11.2 786 756 4.0
Bankruptcies 107 103 109 3.9 -1.8 422 475 -11.2
Proposals 111 104 87 6.7 27.6 364 281 29.5
Camrose – Drumheller 84 95 91 -11.6 -7.7 326 362 -9.9
Bankruptcies 43 49 62 -12.2 -30.6 190 236 -19.5
Proposals 41 46 29 -10.9 41.4 136 126 7.9
Calgary 859 731 846 17.5 1.5 3,052 3,411 -10.5
Bankruptcies 374 325 500 15.1 -25.2 1,477 2,096 -29.5
Proposals 485 406 346 19.5 40.2 1,575 1,315 19.8
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 38 43 37 -11.6 2.7 173 185 -6.5
Bankruptcies 25 19 25 31.6 0.0 101 124 -18.5
Proposals 13 24 12 -45.8 8.3 72 61 18.0
Red Deer 156 140 139 11.4 12.2 557 518 7.5
Bankruptcies 68 78 74 -12.8 -8.1 294 267 10.1
Proposals 88 62 65 41.9 35.4 263 251 4.8
Edmonton 731 661 761 10.6 -3.9 2,667 2,897 -7.9
Bankruptcies 345 338 391 2.1 -11.8 1,377 1,573 -12.5
Proposals 386 323 370 19.5 4.3 1,290 1,324 -2.6
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 136 127 122 7.1 11.5 436 458 -4.8
Bankruptcies 87 75 90 16.0 -3.3 269 324 -17.0
Proposals 49 52 32 -5.8 53.1 167 134 24.6
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 34 43 43 -20.9 -20.9 147 161 -8.7
Bankruptcies 16 15 22 6.7 -27.3 67 84 -20.2
Proposals 18 28 21 -35.7 -14.3 80 77 3.9
British Columbia 3,086 2,731 3,226 13.0 -4.3 11,560 11,571 -0.1
Bankruptcies 1,813 1,596 1,932 13.6 -6.2 6,839 7,255 -5.7
Proposals 1,273 1,135 1,294 12.2 -1.6 4,721 4,316 9.4
Vancouver Island and Coast 677 606 641 11.7 5.6 2,516 2,449 2.7
Bankruptcies 413 383 402 7.8 2.7 1,586 1,591 -0.3
Proposals 264 223 239 18.4 10.5 930 858 8.4
Lower Mainland – Southwest 1,689 1,505 1,864 12.2 -9.4 6,389 6,322 1.1
Bankruptcies 954 853 1,098 11.8 -13.1 3,646 3,865 -5.7
Proposals 735 652 766 12.7 -4.0 2,743 2,457 11.6
Thompson – Okanagan 421 356 448 18.3 -6.0 1,555 1,700 -8.5
Bankruptcies 249 196 251 27.0 -0.8 893 1,041 -14.2
Proposals 172 160 197 7.5 -12.7 662 659 0.5
Kootenay 110 85 113 29.4 -2.7 385 405 -4.9
Bankruptcies 81 52 71 55.8 14.1 248 283 -12.4
Proposals 29 33 42 -12.1 -31.0 137 122 12.3
Cariboo 120 134 98 -10.4 22.4 509 465 9.5
Bankruptcies 77 86 71 -10.5 8.5 334 312 7.1
Proposals 43 48 27 -10.4 59.3 175 153 14.4
North Coast 20 11 11 81.8 81.8 60 64 -6.3
Bankruptcies 15 6 7 150.0 114.3 42 45 -6.7
Proposals 5 5 4 0.0 25.0 18 19 -5.3
Nechako 20 19 19 5.3 5.3 65 60 8.3
Bankruptcies 9 11 13 -18.2 -30.8 39 40 -2.5
Proposals 11 8 6 37.5 83.3 26 20 30.0
Northeast 29 16 33 81.3 -12.1 80 106 -24.5
Bankruptcies 15 11 20 36.4 -25.0 50 78 -35.9
Proposals 14 5 13 180.0 7.7 30 28 7.1
Northwest Territories 11 14 11 -21.4 0.0 56 47 19.1
Bankruptcies 6 7 6 -14.3 0.0 33 25 32.0
Proposals 5 7 5 -28.6 0.0 23 22 4.5
Yukon 11 9 9 22.2 22.2 35 41 -14.6
Bankruptcies 6 7 7 -14.3 -14.3 24 24 0.0
Proposals 5 2 2 150.0 150.0 11 17 -35.3
Nunavut 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 6 4 50.0
Bankruptcies 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 4 1 300.0
Proposals 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 3 -33.3
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