Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2015

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2015 Q1 2015 Q2 2014 Q1 2015 to Q2 2015 Q2 2014 to Q2 2015 06-30-2015 06-30-2014 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 21 25 23 -16.0 -8.7 86 130 -33.8
Bankruptcies 9 10 15 -10.0 -40.0 44 89 -50.6
Proposals 12 15 8 -20.0 50.0 42 41 2.4
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 12 9 9 33.3 33.3 38 38 0.0
Bankruptcies 10 4 5 150.0 100.0 21 18 16.7
Proposals 2 5 4 -60.0 -50.0 17 20 -15.0
Utilities 4 1 1 300.0 300.0 13 10 30.0
Bankruptcies 4 1 0 300.0 -- 10 6 66.7
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 3 4 -25.0
Construction 211 195 208 8.2 1.4 729 759 -4.0
Bankruptcies 148 141 153 5.0 -3.3 527 567 -7.1
Proposals 63 54 55 16.7 14.5 202 192 5.2
Manufacturing 99 96 99 3.1 0.0 384 402 -4.5
Bankruptcies 68 62 73 9.7 -6.8 266 291 -8.6
Proposals 31 34 26 -8.8 19.2 118 111 6.3
Wholesale Trade 51 64 63 -20.3 -19.0 224 234 -4.3
Bankruptcies 40 43 43 -7.0 -7.0 163 159 2.5
Proposals 11 21 20 -47.6 -45.0 61 75 -18.7
Retail Trade 106 147 117 -27.9 -9.4 501 503 -0.4
Bankruptcies 87 104 87 -16.3 0.0 375 402 -6.7
Proposals 19 43 30 -55.8 -36.7 126 101 24.8
Transportation and Warehousing 58 65 53 -10.8 9.4 275 233 18.0
Bankruptcies 37 50 40 -26.0 -7.5 183 182 0.5
Proposals 21 15 13 40.0 61.5 92 51 80.4
Information and Cultural Industries 21 17 13 23.5 61.5 80 49 63.3
Bankruptcies 13 12 10 8.3 30.0 55 33 66.7
Proposals 8 5 3 60.0 166.7 25 16 56.3
Finance and Insurance 22 22 10 0.0 120.0 91 68 33.8
Bankruptcies 14 16 8 -12.5 75.0 70 51 37.3
Proposals 8 6 2 33.3 300.0 21 17 23.5
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 31 34 48 -8.8 -35.4 120 154 -22.1
Bankruptcies 26 27 36 -3.7 -27.8 95 112 -15.2
Proposals 5 7 12 -28.6 -58.3 25 42 -40.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 83 64 81 29.7 2.5 301 296 1.7
Bankruptcies 67 51 63 31.4 6.3 243 217 12.0
Proposals 16 13 18 23.1 -11.1 58 79 -26.6
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 13 18 30.8 -5.6 62 63 -1.6
Bankruptcies 9 11 14 -18.2 -35.7 44 46 -4.3
Proposals 8 2 4 300.0 100.0 18 17 5.9
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 47 48 66 -2.1 -28.8 211 202 4.5
Bankruptcies 41 35 47 17.1 -12.8 161 140 15.0
Proposals 6 13 19 -53.8 -68.4 50 62 -19.4
Educational Services 8 13 20 -38.5 -60.0 40 50 -20.0
Bankruptcies 7 12 19 -41.7 -63.2 32 47 -31.9
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 8 3 166.7
Health Care and Social Assistance 22 14 21 57.1 4.8 93 78 19.2
Bankruptcies 14 13 16 7.7 -12.5 69 57 21.1
Proposals 8 1 5 700.0 60.0 24 21 14.3
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 16 24 21 -33.3 -23.8 79 84 -6.0
Bankruptcies 13 17 17 -23.5 -23.5 59 71 -16.9
Proposals 3 7 4 -57.1 -25.0 20 13 53.8
Accommodation and Food Services 173 169 155 2.4 11.6 683 618 10.5
Bankruptcies 140 136 109 2.9 28.4 539 459 17.4
Proposals 33 33 46 0.0 -28.3 144 159 -9.4
Other Services (except Public Administration) 49 68 57 -27.9 -14.0 204 245 -16.7
Bankruptcies 38 50 49 -24.0 -22.4 160 196 -18.4
Proposals 11 18 8 -38.9 37.5 44 49 -10.2
Public Administration 1 0 1 -- 0.0 1 1 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 1 -- 0.0 1 1 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Total 1,052 1,088 1,084 -3.3 -3.0 4,215 4,217 0.0
Bankruptcies 786 795 805 -1.1 -2.4 3,117 3,144 -0.9
Proposals 266 293 279 -9.2 -4.7 1,098 1,073 2.3
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