Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Third Quarter of 2015

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q3 2015 Q2 2015 Q3 2014 Q2 2015 to Q3 2015 Q3 2014 to Q3 2015 09-30-2015 09-30-2014 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 22 21 22 4.8 0.0 86 106 -18.9
Bankruptcies 11 9 12 22.2 -8.3 43 73 -41.1
Proposals 11 12 10 -8.3 10.0 43 33 30.3
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 9 12 10 -25.0 -10.0 37 44 -15.9
Bankruptcies 6 10 3 -40.0 100.0 24 20 20.0
Proposals 3 2 7 50.0 -57.1 13 24 -45.8
Utilities 6 4 6 50.0 0.0 13 15 -13.3
Bankruptcies 4 4 5 0.0 -20.0 9 11 -18.2
Proposals 2 0 1 -- 100.0 4 4 0.0
Construction 175 211 152 -17.1 15.1 752 724 3.9
Bankruptcies 133 148 116 -10.1 14.7 544 543 0.2
Proposals 42 63 36 -33.3 16.7 208 181 14.9
Manufacturing 83 99 87 -16.2 -4.6 380 392 -3.1
Bankruptcies 63 68 66 -7.4 -4.5 263 285 -7.7
Proposals 20 31 21 -35.5 -4.8 117 107 9.3
Wholesale Trade 45 51 51 -11.8 -11.8 218 237 -8.0
Bankruptcies 34 40 40 -15.0 -15.0 157 158 -0.6
Proposals 11 11 11 0.0 0.0 61 79 -22.8
Retail Trade 120 106 123 13.2 -2.4 498 512 -2.7
Bankruptcies 98 87 90 12.6 8.9 383 396 -3.3
Proposals 22 19 33 15.8 -33.3 115 116 -0.9
Transportation and Warehousing 43 58 58 -25.9 -25.9 260 230 13.0
Bankruptcies 31 37 51 -16.2 -39.2 163 184 -11.4
Proposals 12 21 7 -42.9 71.4 97 46 110.9
Information and Cultural Industries 12 21 18 -42.9 -33.3 74 60 23.3
Bankruptcies 10 13 14 -23.1 -28.6 51 42 21.4
Proposals 2 8 4 -75.0 -50.0 23 18 27.8
Finance and Insurance 13 22 22 -40.9 -40.9 82 72 13.9
Bankruptcies 9 14 18 -35.7 -50.0 61 52 17.3
Proposals 4 8 4 -50.0 0.0 21 20 5.0
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 31 31 21 0.0 47.6 130 150 -13.3
Bankruptcies 27 26 16 3.8 68.8 106 110 -3.6
Proposals 4 5 5 -20.0 -20.0 24 40 -40.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 73 83 62 -12.0 17.7 312 290 7.6
Bankruptcies 51 67 51 -23.9 0.0 243 222 9.5
Proposals 22 16 11 37.5 100.0 69 68 1.5
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 17 15 -29.4 -20.0 59 56 5.4
Bankruptcies 9 9 12 0.0 -25.0 41 42 -2.4
Proposals 3 8 3 -62.5 0.0 18 14 28.6
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 49 47 51 4.3 -3.9 209 203 3.0
Bankruptcies 38 41 44 -7.3 -13.6 155 148 4.7
Proposals 11 6 7 83.3 57.1 54 55 -1.8
Educational Services 6 8 9 -25.0 -33.3 37 49 -24.5
Bankruptcies 4 7 4 -42.9 0.0 32 41 -22.0
Proposals 2 1 5 100.0 -60.0 5 8 -37.5
Health Care and Social Assistance 25 22 16 13.6 56.3 102 81 25.9
Bankruptcies 17 14 13 21.4 30.8 73 60 21.7
Proposals 8 8 3 0.0 166.7 29 21 38.1
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 13 16 18 -18.8 -27.8 74 78 -5.1
Bankruptcies 9 13 16 -30.8 -43.8 52 67 -22.4
Proposals 4 3 2 33.3 100.0 22 11 100.0
Accommodation and Food Services 153 173 159 -11.6 -3.8 677 642 5.5
Bankruptcies 118 140 113 -15.7 4.4 544 465 17.0
Proposals 35 33 46 6.1 -23.9 133 177 -24.9
Other Services (except Public Administration) 44 49 43 -10.2 2.3 205 232 -11.6
Bankruptcies 39 38 38 2.6 2.6 161 189 -14.8
Proposals 5 11 5 -54.5 0.0 44 43 2.3
Public Administration 2 1 0 100.0 -- 3 1 200.0
Bankruptcies 2 1 0 100.0 -- 3 1 200.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Total 936 1,052 943 -11.0 -0.7 4,208 4,174 0.8
Bankruptcies 713 786 722 -9.3 -1.2 3,108 3,109 0.0
Proposals 223 266 221 -16.2 0.9 1,100 1,065 3.3
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