Insolvency Statistics in Canada—2014 (Table 5)

Table 5: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by Economic Region (ER)
Province or Region Volume 2014
2014 2013 % Change Assets Declared at the Time of Filing ($) Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,545 1,678 -7.9 117,874,158 174,068,537
Bankruptcies 1,348 1,524 -11.5 86,706,122 140,890,160
Proposals 197 154 27.9 31,168,036 33,178,377
Avalon Peninsula 723 810 -10.7 62,026,960 85,619,248
Bankruptcies 620 719 -13.8 42,321,352 66,696,742
Proposals 102 91 12.1 19,705,608 18,922,506
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 109 118 -7.6 5,030,028 9,643,902
Bankruptcies 97 109 -11.0 3,748,861 7,469,897
Proposals 12 8 50.0 1,281,167 2,174,005
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 286 337 -15.1 17,367,389 29,253,394
Bankruptcies 248 301 -17.6 14,034,779 24,812,253
Proposals 38 36 5.6 3,332,610 4,441,141
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 428 413 3.6 33,449,782 49,551,995
Bankruptcies 382 395 -3.3 26,601,131 41,911,269
Proposals 45 18 150.0 6,848,651 7,640,726
Prince Edward Island 721 617 16.9 49,592,012 79,036,635
Bankruptcies 502 440 14.1 28,446,729 53,303,928
Proposals 219 177 23.7 21,145,283 25,732,707
Nova Scotia 5,227 4,660 12.2 436,638,399 555,012,300
Bankruptcies 3,726 3,295 13.1 242,015,535 368,937,894
Proposals 1,501 1,365 10.0 194,622,864 186,074,406
Cape Breton 799 656 21.8 54,467,786 63,799,452
Bankruptcies 485 404 20.0 20,842,645 34,258,223
Proposals 314 252 24.6 33,625,141 29,541,229
North Shore 1,030 899 14.6 78,297,166 107,976,706
Bankruptcies 718 597 20.3 44,369,418 72,485,608
Proposals 312 302 3.3 33,927,748 35,491,098
Annapolis Valley 744 680 9.4 71,810,758 89,704,289
Bankruptcies 591 529 11.7 48,206,467 63,023,413
Proposals 153 152 0.7 23,604,291 26,680,876
Southern 605 573 5.6 47,771,365 62,199,423
Bankruptcies 453 423 7.1 29,413,068 45,921,029
Proposals 152 151 0.7 18,358,297 16,278,394
Halifax 2,048 1,851 10.6 184,291,324 231,332,430
Bankruptcies 1,479 1,343 10.1 99,183,937 153,249,620
Proposals 570 508 12.2 85,107,387 78,082,810
New Brunswick 4,308 3,955 8.9 364,718,286 534,889,842
Bankruptcies 3,021 2,846 6.1 204,185,916 362,383,707
Proposals 1,287 1,109 16.1 160,532,370 172,506,135
Campbellton – Miramichi 762 696 9.5 48,341,538 84,947,696
Bankruptcies 576 499 15.4 31,844,073 62,149,966
Proposals 187 197 -5.1 16,497,465 22,797,730
Moncton – Richibucto 1,357 1,210 12.1 125,418,329 171,887,450
Bankruptcies 917 848 8.1 64,980,356 109,732,193
Proposals 441 363 21.5 60,437,973 62,155,257
Saint John – St. Stephen 993 954 4.1 90,899,235 124,289,997
Bankruptcies 674 672 0.3 49,281,521 81,653,940
Proposals 319 282 13.1 41,617,714 42,636,057
Fredericton – Oromocto 750 684 9.6 64,872,502 95,824,909
Bankruptcies 519 504 3.0 33,906,589 62,769,777
Proposals 232 181 28.2 30,965,913 33,055,132
Edmundston – Woodstock 444 410 8.3 35,186,682 57,939,789
Bankruptcies 335 323 3.7 24,173,377 46,077,831
Proposals 107 87 23.0 11,013,305 11,861,958
Quebec 41,554 39,947 4.0 3,103,355,965 4,544,884,665
Bankruptcies 24,447 25,221 -3.1 1,116,012,236 2,624,920,908
Proposals 17,107 14,726 16.2 1,987,343,729 1,919,963,757
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 415 422 -1.7 24,158,971 29,375,216
Bankruptcies 224 260 -13.8 8,733,116 12,803,213
Proposals 192 161 19.3 15,425,855 16,572,003
Bas-Saint-Laurent 858 804 6.7 52,609,799 63,458,475
Bankruptcies 531 530 0.2 24,673,370 36,664,437
Proposals 327 274 19.3 27,936,429 26,794,038
Capitale-Nationale 2,687 2,626 2.3 167,171,516 221,692,321
Bankruptcies 1,732 1,847 -6.2 64,126,697 117,912,317
Proposals 954 779 22.5 103,044,819 103,780,004
Chaudière – Appalaches 1,500 1,504 -0.3 107,374,296 143,026,421
Bankruptcies 970 1,034 -6.2 51,378,582 87,173,344
Proposals 530 470 12.8 55,995,714 55,853,077
Estrie 1,428 1,414 1.0 94,156,346 133,344,515
Bankruptcies 941 1,013 -7.1 41,933,588 84,103,724
Proposals 487 401 21.4 52,222,758 49,240,791
Centre-du-Québec 1,124 1,186 -5.2 68,733,463 93,885,965
Bankruptcies 633 767 -17.5 24,476,426 50,130,055
Proposals 491 419 17.2 44,257,037 43,755,910
Montérégie 8,224 8,190 0.4 737,407,734 858,511,895
Bankruptcies 4,521 4,955 -8.8 241,740,433 414,249,716
Proposals 3,703 3,235 14.5 495,667,301 444,262,179
Montréal 9,064 9,266 -2.2 367,448,827 1,229,843,016
Bankruptcies 5,652 6,126 -7.7 112,185,782 895,156,962
Proposals 3,412 3,140 8.7 255,263,045 334,686,054
Laval 2,205 2,078 6.1 181,095,237 275,897,046
Bankruptcies 1,232 1,260 -2.2 54,942,703 145,645,219
Proposals 972 818 18.8 126,152,534 130,251,827
Lanaudière 3,524 3,166 11.3 370,613,466 405,422,747
Bankruptcies 1,806 1,678 7.6 123,362,042 198,149,786
Proposals 1,717 1,488 15.4 247,251,424 207,272,961
Laurentides 4,227 3,925 7.7 447,332,758 520,850,402
Bankruptcies 2,269 2,233 1.6 161,505,768 265,220,759
Proposals 1,957 1,693 15.6 285,826,990 255,629,643
Outaouais 2,622 2,279 15.1 243,543,645 275,954,057
Bankruptcies 1,491 1,433 4.0 94,625,108 139,464,515
Proposals 1,132 846 33.8 148,918,537 136,489,542
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 681 514 32.5 47,636,049 54,637,548
Bankruptcies 413 327 26.3 18,731,870 29,863,066
Proposals 269 188 43.1 28,904,179 24,774,482
Mauricie 1,338 1,254 6.7 74,168,258 104,774,345
Bankruptcies 915 905 1.1 32,237,111 63,971,677
Proposals 423 349 21.2 41,931,147 40,802,668
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 1,266 1,015 24.7 91,941,668 102,007,791
Bankruptcies 859 668 28.6 48,133,238 63,528,744
Proposals 407 347 17.3 43,808,430 38,479,047
Côte-Nord 325 256 27.0 24,183,476 26,646,881
Bankruptcies 221 157 40.8 11,502,415 17,112,363
Proposals 104 98 6.1 12,681,061 9,534,518
Nord-du-Québec 65 49 32.7 3,780,456 5,556,026
Bankruptcies 38 27 40.7 1,723,987 3,771,012
Proposals 29 22 31.8 2,056,469 1,785,014
Ontario 41,108 44,134 -6.9 3,617,710,418 4,952,965,462
Bankruptcies 19,234 21,773 -11.7 960,600,708 2,234,017,695
Proposals 21,874 22,361 -2.2 2,657,109,710 2,718,947,767
Ottawa 3,827 3,949 -3.1 355,218,998 458,713,799
Bankruptcies 2,238 2,388 -6.3 136,581,993 230,638,672
Proposals 1,588 1,561 1.7 218,637,005 228,075,127
Kingston – Pembroke 1,642 1,773 -7.4 161,043,723 186,406,702
Bankruptcies 878 1,014 -13.4 56,897,306 91,286,550
Proposals 764 759 0.7 104,146,417 95,120,152
Muskoka – Kawarthas 1,326 1,375 -3.6 148,982,801 169,740,114
Bankruptcies 654 739 -11.5 38,530,348 78,197,959
Proposals 671 636 5.5 110,452,453 91,542,155
Toronto 17,035 18,363 -7.2 1,310,181,803 2,097,049,120
Bankruptcies 6,702 7,367 -9.0 238,216,349 900,221,529
Proposals 10,332 10,996 -6.0 1,071,965,454 1,196,827,591
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 4,137 4,401 -6.0 420,412,016 513,055,974
Bankruptcies 2,009 2,291 -12.3 105,113,684 214,969,930
Proposals 2,129 2,110 0.9 315,298,332 298,086,044
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 4,737 5,285 -10.4 449,435,600 579,484,708
Bankruptcies 2,190 2,519 -13.1 120,163,953 254,227,478
Proposals 2,547 2,765 -7.9 329,271,647 325,257,230
London 2,670 2,817 -5.2 254,676,869 306,113,803
Bankruptcies 1,378 1,639 -15.9 78,616,371 141,215,760
Proposals 1,292 1,178 9.7 176,060,498 164,898,043
Windsor – Sarnia 2,160 2,497 -13.5 195,360,619 242,333,241
Bankruptcies 1,156 1,553 -25.6 66,720,488 114,569,706
Proposals 1,003 945 6.1 128,640,131 127,763,535
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 762 817 -6.7 81,594,155 103,295,978
Bankruptcies 447 484 -7.6 34,706,647 61,853,698
Proposals 316 333 -5.1 46,887,508 41,442,280
Northeast 2,314 2,355 -1.7 205,235,720 249,473,222
Bankruptcies 1,260 1,432 -12.0 69,015,668 118,926,816
Proposals 1,053 923 14.1 136,220,052 130,546,406
Northwest 502 502 0.0 35,568,115 47,298,802
Bankruptcies 321 347 -7.5 16,037,903 27,909,597
Proposals 180 155 16.1 19,530,212 19,389,205
Manitoba 1,891 1,852 2.1 155,837,930 209,882,697
Bankruptcies 1,200 1,214 -1.2 75,275,370 134,742,549
Proposals 691 638 8.3 80,562,560 75,140,148
Southeast 126 150 -16.0 13,327,607 18,616,231
Bankruptcies 82 101 -18.8 7,067,197 11,469,478
Proposals 45 49 -8.2 6,260,410 7,146,753
South Central 66 57 15.8 3,775,777 6,250,897
Bankruptcies 57 38 50.0 3,001,350 5,265,433
Proposals 11 19 -42.1 774,427 985,464
Southwest 253 218 16.1 19,808,423 21,246,341
Bankruptcies 131 111 18.0 6,253,613 11,077,867
Proposals 123 106 16.0 13,554,810 10,168,474
North Central 80 65 23.1 10,750,006 12,391,707
Bankruptcies 44 47 -6.4 3,828,392 6,726,366
Proposals 37 18 105.6 6,921,614 5,665,341
Winnipeg 1,139 1,143 -0.3 82,237,143 122,093,944
Bankruptcies 751 775 -3.1 41,998,899 80,276,343
Proposals 388 368 5.4 40,238,244 41,817,601
Interlake 98 108 -9.3 14,500,657 16,164,464
Bankruptcies 67 72 -6.9 8,474,064 11,789,928
Proposals 32 35 -8.6 6,026,593 4,374,536
Parklands 57 48 18.8 5,246,039 5,715,766
Bankruptcies 28 25 12.0 1,527,400 2,968,885
Proposals 30 23 30.4 3,718,639 2,746,881
North 66 63 4.8 6,192,277 7,403,348
Bankruptcies 41 45 -8.9 3,124,455 5,168,250
Proposals 26 18 44.4 3,067,822 2,235,098
Saskatchewan 1,938 1,690 14.7 255,882,058 271,232,844
Bankruptcies 1,105 1,038 6.5 99,342,347 143,109,678
Proposals 833 652 27.8 156,539,711 128,123,166
Regina – Moose Mountain 603 434 38.9 81,043,134 87,844,421
Bankruptcies 325 216 50.5 25,933,331 42,614,736
Proposals 279 218 28.0 55,109,803 45,229,685
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 188 203 -7.4 18,982,409 23,072,721
Bankruptcies 118 126 -6.3 11,053,666 14,949,320
Proposals 70 77 -9.1 7,928,743 8,123,401
Saskatoon – Biggar 620 561 10.5 93,321,540 93,898,823
Bankruptcies 347 356 -2.5 33,532,325 46,555,088
Proposals 272 205 32.7 59,789,215 47,343,735
Yorkton – Melville 133 127 4.7 13,083,971 12,460,786
Bankruptcies 71 87 -18.4 4,333,623 6,280,998
Proposals 63 40 57.5 8,750,348 6,179,788
Prince Albert 357 337 5.9 45,614,028 50,248,135
Bankruptcies 225 233 -3.4 23,471,721 31,130,605
Proposals 132 105 25.7 22,142,307 19,117,530
Northern 35 29 20.7 3,836,975 3,707,959
Bankruptcies 19 21 -9.5 1,017,681 1,578,931
Proposals 17 8 112.5 2,819,294 2,129,028
Alberta 8,281 8,258 0.3 1,005,142,306 1,334,780,427
Bankruptcies 3,859 4,689 -17.7 321,959,047 604,617,681
Proposals 4,422 3,569 23.9 683,183,259 730,162,746
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 832 767 8.5 98,643,093 111,725,888
Bankruptcies 380 467 -18.6 30,739,972 43,726,512
Proposals 453 300 51.0 67,903,121 67,999,376
Camrose – Drumheller 324 319 1.6 35,041,940 48,883,619
Bankruptcies 165 211 -21.8 16,040,680 28,060,279
Proposals 159 108 47.2 19,001,260 20,823,340
Calgary 3,101 3,150 -1.6 396,538,822 533,109,391
Bankruptcies 1,356 1,789 -24.2 106,952,170 221,423,412
Proposals 1,745 1,360 28.3 289,586,652 311,685,979
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 154 193 -20.2 15,455,339 22,421,750
Bankruptcies 79 127 -37.8 5,448,832 10,729,983
Proposals 75 66 13.6 10,006,507 11,691,767
Red Deer 571 536 6.5 59,637,898 79,621,477
Bankruptcies 259 288 -10.1 17,407,214 32,913,558
Proposals 310 248 25.0 42,230,684 46,707,919
Edmonton 2,656 2,744 -3.2 324,782,277 431,244,236
Bankruptcies 1,282 1,463 -12.4 112,964,693 209,486,630
Proposals 1,374 1,280 7.3 211,817,584 221,757,606
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 475 398 19.3 49,240,989 68,203,392
Bankruptcies 271 266 1.9 22,798,418 37,434,297
Proposals 203 132 53.8 26,442,571 30,769,095
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 167 153 9.2 25,801,948 39,570,675
Bankruptcies 65 78 -16.7 9,607,068 20,843,010
Proposals 103 74 39.2 16,194,880 18,727,665
British Columbia 11,383 11,802 -3.6 1,318,196,621 1,926,281,148
Bankruptcies 6,345 7,130 -11.0 559,706,328 1,135,856,681
Proposals 5,038 4,672 7.8 758,490,293 790,424,467
Vancouver Island and Coast 2,484 2,521 -1.5 334,224,482 431,178,294
Bankruptcies 1,499 1,626 -7.8 151,691,163 257,340,493
Proposals 986 895 10.2 182,533,319 173,837,801
Lower Mainland – Southwest 6,324 6,541 -3.3 663,110,779 1,055,721,712
Bankruptcies 3,360 3,819 -12.0 263,056,918 619,931,090
Proposals 2,964 2,721 8.9 400,053,861 435,790,622
Thompson – Okanagan 1,517 1,652 -8.2 207,123,659 288,677,244
Bankruptcies 848 970 -12.6 91,337,138 171,393,677
Proposals 669 682 -1.9 115,786,521 117,283,567
Kootenay 363 395 -8.1 43,857,453 57,079,146
Bankruptcies 236 249 -5.2 22,568,611 36,654,278
Proposals 126 146 -13.7 21,288,842 20,424,868
Cariboo 485 486 -0.2 53,624,526 69,547,067
Bankruptcies 289 325 -11.1 24,567,822 37,514,687
Proposals 197 161 22.4 29,056,704 32,032,380
North Coast 49 56 -12.5 2,818,987 4,580,612
Bankruptcies 32 42 -23.8 1,397,184 3,066,697
Proposals 19 14 35.7 1,421,803 1,513,915
Nechako 72 61 18.0 5,551,293 7,856,528
Bankruptcies 44 40 10.0 3,250,047 4,926,630
Proposals 27 21 28.6 2,301,246 2,929,898
Northeast 88 90 -2.2 7,885,441 11,640,547
Bankruptcies 37 58 -36.2 1,837,444 5,029,130
Proposals 51 32 59.4 6,047,997 6,611,417
Northwest Territories 49 51 -3.9 3,656,825 6,726,744
Bankruptcies 26 31 -16.1 1,960,327 3,720,389
Proposals 23 20 15.0 1,696,498 3,006,355
Yukon 39 29 34.5 1,340,742 4,044,761
Bankruptcies 22 20 10.0 535,429 2,430,493
Proposals 17 9 88.9 805,313 1,614,268
Nunavut 6 5 20.0 48,045 461,980
Bankruptcies 4 3 33.3 4,714 289,867
Proposals 2 2 0.0 43,331 172,113
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