Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Fourth Quarter of 2014

Table 7: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by Census Metropolitan Area (CMA)
city Prov. Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q4 2014 Q3 2014 Q4 2013 Q3 2014 to Q4 2014 Q4 2013 to Q4 2014 12-31-2014 12-31-2013 % Change
St. John's N.L. 114 128 135 -10.9 -15.6 512 586 -12.6
Bankruptcies 93 100 111 -7.0 -16.2 434 516 -15.9
Proposals 21 28 24 -25.0 -12.5 78 70 11.4
Halifax N.S. 454 504 430 -9.9 5.6 1,914 1,744 9.7
Bankruptcies 335 356 326 -5.9 2.8 1,382 1,265 9.2
Proposals 119 148 104 -19.6 14.4 532 479 11.1
Moncton N.B. 223 247 223 -9.7 0.0 905 861 5.1
Bankruptcies 154 171 156 -9.9 -1.3 614 606 1.3
Proposals 69 76 67 -9.2 3.0 291 255 14.1
Saint John N.B. 186 201 192 -7.5 -3.1 761 719 5.8
Bankruptcies 129 138 138 -6.5 -6.5 512 513 -0.2
Proposals 57 63 54 -9.5 5.6 249 206 20.9
Saguenay Que. 208 178 136 16.9 52.9 718 605 18.7
Bankruptcies 134 103 83 30.1 61.4 463 385 20.3
Proposals 74 75 53 -1.3 39.6 255 220 15.9
Québec Que. 671 650 716 3.2 -6.3 2,699 2,653 1.7
Bankruptcies 450 401 484 12.2 -7.0 1,748 1,867 -6.4
Proposals 221 249 232 -11.2 -4.7 951 786 21.0
Sherbrooke Que. 241 198 211 21.7 14.2 871 858 1.5
Bankruptcies 161 143 149 12.6 8.1 599 652 -8.1
Proposals 80 55 62 45.5 29.0 272 206 32.0
Trois-Rivières Que. 194 183 190 6.0 2.1 726 702 3.4
Bankruptcies 137 109 125 25.7 9.6 485 509 -4.7
Proposals 57 74 65 -23.0 -12.3 241 193 24.9
Montréal Que. 4,745 4,807 4,774 -1.3 -0.6 19,376 19,434 -0.3
Bankruptcies 2,641 2,724 2,821 -3.0 -6.4 11,055 11,930 -7.3
Proposals 2,104 2,083 1,953 1.0 7.7 8,321 7,504 10.9
Ottawa – Gatineau Ont./ Que. 1,167 1,087 1,003 7.4 16.4 4,377 4,337 0.9
Bankruptcies 660 626 602 5.4 9.6 2,494 2,629 -5.1
Proposals 507 461 401 10.0 26.4 1,883 1,708 10.2
Kingston Ont. 133 132 115 0.8 15.7 525 492 6.7
Bankruptcies 70 78 79 -10.3 -11.4 320 319 0.3
Proposals 63 54 36 16.7 75.0 205 173 18.5
Peterborough Ont. 104 79 108 31.6 -3.7 393 385 2.1
Bankruptcies 44 41 63 7.3 -30.2 183 212 -13.7
Proposals 60 38 45 57.9 33.3 210 173 21.4
Oshawa Ont. 274 300 319 -8.7 -14.1 1,204 1,441 -16.4
Bankruptcies 107 114 131 -6.1 -18.3 457 550 -16.9
Proposals 167 186 188 -10.2 -11.2 747 891 -16.2
Toronto Ont. 3,586 3,678 3,985 -2.5 -10.0 15,169 16,371 -7.3
Bankruptcies 1,451 1,459 1,648 -0.5 -12.0 6,032 6,714 -10.2
Proposals 2,135 2,219 2,337 -3.8 -8.6 9,137 9,657 -5.4
Hamilton Ont. 503 499 577 0.8 -12.8 2,092 2,497 -16.2
Bankruptcies 245 242 292 1.2 -16.1 956 1,136 -15.8
Proposals 258 257 285 0.4 -9.5 1,136 1,361 -16.5
St. Catharines – Niagara Ont. 387 366 375 5.7 3.2 1,622 1,683 -3.6
Bankruptcies 197 184 184 7.1 7.1 797 845 -5.7
Proposals 190 182 191 4.4 -0.5 825 838 -1.6
Kitchener Ont. 348 380 361 -8.4 -3.6 1,516 1,543 -1.7
Bankruptcies 178 189 194 -5.8 -8.2 779 795 -2.0
Proposals 170 191 167 -11.0 1.8 737 748 -1.5
Brantford Ont. 88 117 123 -24.8 -28.5 463 508 -8.9
Bankruptcies 30 49 55 -38.8 -45.5 200 251 -20.3
Proposals 58 68 68 -14.7 -14.7 263 257 2.3
Guelph Ont. 84 79 85 6.3 -1.2 328 371 -11.6
Bankruptcies 44 41 48 7.3 -8.3 168 206 -18.4
Proposals 40 38 37 5.3 8.1 160 165 -3.0
London Ont. 493 473 502 4.2 -1.8 1,913 2,067 -7.5
Bankruptcies 252 228 298 10.5 -15.4 996 1,190 -16.3
Proposals 241 245 204 -1.6 18.1 917 877 4.6
Windsor Ont. 262 307 311 -14.7 -15.8 1,156 1,322 -12.6
Bankruptcies 130 134 173 -3.0 -24.9 584 794 -26.4
Proposals 132 173 138 -23.7 -4.3 572 528 8.3
Barrie Ont. 188 214 212 -12.1 -11.3 829 921 -10.0
Bankruptcies 87 107 104 -18.7 -16.3 376 463 -18.8
Proposals 101 107 108 -5.6 -6.5 453 458 -1.1
Greater Sudbury Ont. 166 192 185 -13.5 -10.3 729 772 -5.6
Bankruptcies 79 99 114 -20.2 -30.7 362 429 -15.6
Proposals 87 93 71 -6.5 22.5 367 343 7.0
Thunder Bay Ont. 75 61 65 23.0 15.4 288 293 -1.7
Bankruptcies 50 36 44 38.9 13.6 184 203 -9.4
Proposals 25 25 21 0.0 19.0 104 90 15.6
Winnipeg Man. 300 313 292 -4.2 2.7 1,133 1,149 -1.4
Bankruptcies 199 218 198 -8.7 0.5 747 776 -3.7
Proposals 101 95 94 6.3 7.4 386 373 3.5
Regina Sask. 115 115 80 0.0 43.8 425 340 25.0
Bankruptcies 59 60 36 -1.7 63.9 226 173 30.6
Proposals 56 55 44 1.8 27.3 199 167 19.2
Saskatoon Sask. 116 120 107 -3.3 8.4 518 459 12.9
Bankruptcies 59 67 69 -11.9 -14.5 292 301 -3.0
Proposals 57 53 38 7.5 50.0 226 158 43.0
Calgary Alta. 665 650 610 2.3 9.0 2,705 2,771 -2.4
Bankruptcies 286 287 306 -0.3 -6.5 1,178 1,555 -24.2
Proposals 379 363 304 4.4 24.7 1,527 1,216 25.6
Edmonton Alta. 571 575 561 -0.7 1.8 2,411 2,504 -3.7
Bankruptcies 267 276 297 -3.3 -10.1 1,160 1,329 -12.7
Proposals 304 299 264 1.7 15.2 1,251 1,175 6.5
Kelowna B.C. 137 151 142 -9.3 -3.5 593 607 -2.3
Bankruptcies 65 75 77 -13.3 -15.6 310 339 -8.6
Proposals 72 76 65 -5.3 10.8 283 268 5.6
Abbotsford B.C. 111 136 126 -18.4 -11.9 522 507 3.0
Bankruptcies 69 74 64 -6.8 7.8 312 314 -0.6
Proposals 42 62 62 -32.3 -32.3 210 193 8.8
Vancouver B.C. 1,239 1,240 1,281 -0.1 -3.3 5,012 5,288 -5.2
Bankruptcies 586 603 729 -2.8 -19.6 2,581 3,038 -15.0
Proposals 653 637 552 2.5 18.3 2,431 2,250 8.0
Victoria B.C. 242 285 293 -15.1 -17.4 1,096 1,112 -1.4
Bankruptcies 136 152 183 -10.5 -25.7 595 662 -10.1
Proposals 106 133 110 -20.3 -3.6 501 450 11.3
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