Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2016

Table 6: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by Economic Region (ER)
Province, region or territory Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2016 Q1 2016 Q2 2015 Q1 2016 to Q2 2016 Q2 2015 to Q2 2016 06-30-2016 06-30-2015 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 7 5 6 40.0 16.7 27 27 0.0
Bankruptcies 5 3 6 66.7 -16.7 19 25 -24.0
Proposals 2 2 0 0.0 -- 8 2 300.0
Avalon Peninsula 5 5 3 0.0 66.7 22 14 57.1
Bankruptcies 3 3 3 0.0 0.0 14 14 0.0
Proposals 2 2 0 0.0 -- 8 0 --
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 0 0 3 -- -100.0 1 6 -83.3
Bankruptcies 0 0 3 -- -100.0 1 4 -75.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 2 0 0 -- -- 4 7 -42.9
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 4 7 -42.9
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Prince Edward Island 8 1 6 700.0 33.3 15 19 -21.1
Bankruptcies 3 1 5 200.0 -40.0 9 14 -35.7
Proposals 5 0 1 -- 400.0 6 5 20.0
Nova Scotia 25 13 36 92.3 -30.6 76 92 -17.4
Bankruptcies 20 13 26 53.8 -23.1 67 62 8.1
Proposals 5 0 10 -- -50.0 9 30 -70.0
Cape Breton 2 2 4 0.0 -50.0 7 12 -41.7
Bankruptcies 0 2 1 -100.0 -100.0 5 5 0.0
Proposals 2 0 3 -- -33.3 2 7 -71.4
North Shore 4 1 3 300.0 33.3 14 8 75.0
Bankruptcies 4 1 3 300.0 33.3 14 7 100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Annapolis Valley 1 3 3 -66.7 -66.7 7 9 -22.2
Bankruptcies 1 3 3 -66.7 -66.7 7 7 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Southern 2 2 4 0.0 -50.0 8 12 -33.3
Bankruptcies 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 4 8 -50.0
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 4 4 0.0
Halifax 17 5 22 240.0 -22.7 40 51 -21.6
Bankruptcies 14 5 15 180.0 -6.7 36 35 2.9
Proposals 3 0 7 -- -57.1 4 16 -75.0
New Brunswick 15 17 14 -11.8 7.1 75 77 -2.6
Bankruptcies 11 12 10 -8.3 10.0 60 54 11.1
Proposals 4 5 4 -20.0 0.0 15 23 -34.8
Campbellton – Miramichi 4 2 5 100.0 -20.0 17 19 -10.5
Bankruptcies 3 2 3 50.0 0.0 14 15 -6.7
Proposals 1 0 2 -- -50.0 3 4 -25.0
Moncton – Richibucto 2 4 3 -50.0 -33.3 23 24 -4.2
Bankruptcies 1 3 3 -66.7 -66.7 20 14 42.9
Proposals 1 1 0 0.0 -- 3 10 -70.0
Saint John – St. Stephen 2 4 3 -50.0 -33.3 11 12 -8.3
Bankruptcies 2 2 3 0.0 -33.3 8 11 -27.3
Proposals 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 3 1 200.0
Fredericton – Oromocto 1 2 1 -50.0 0.0 6 11 -45.5
Bankruptcies 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 3 8 -62.5
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 3 0.0
Edmundston – Woodstock 5 4 1 25.0 400.0 14 10 40.0
Bankruptcies 4 3 0 33.3 -- 11 6 83.3
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 4 -25.0
Quebec 565 629 563 -10.2 0.4 2,246 2,356 -4.7
Bankruptcies 416 492 415 -15.4 0.2 1,711 1,705 0.4
Proposals 149 137 148 8.8 0.7 535 651 -17.8
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 2 5 5 -60.0 -60.0 15 13 15.4
Bankruptcies 2 4 5 -50.0 -60.0 12 10 20.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 3 3 0.0
Bas-Saint-Laurent 18 13 16 38.5 12.5 66 67 -1.5
Bankruptcies 13 10 15 30.0 -13.3 49 55 -10.9
Proposals 5 3 1 66.7 400.0 17 12 41.7
Capitale-Nationale 52 59 47 -11.9 10.6 197 198 -0.5
Bankruptcies 38 43 27 -11.6 40.7 151 146 3.4
Proposals 14 16 20 -12.5 -30.0 46 52 -11.5
Chaudière – Appalaches 20 48 20 -58.3 0.0 111 100 11.0
Bankruptcies 14 38 12 -63.2 16.7 88 74 18.9
Proposals 6 10 8 -40.0 -25.0 23 26 -11.5
Estrie 17 11 11 54.5 54.5 47 60 -21.7
Bankruptcies 13 10 9 30.0 44.4 38 41 -7.3
Proposals 4 1 2 300.0 100.0 9 19 -52.6
Centre-du-Québec 15 7 16 114.3 -6.3 52 54 -3.7
Bankruptcies 12 5 13 140.0 -7.7 39 43 -9.3
Proposals 3 2 3 50.0 0.0 13 11 18.2
Montérégie 101 91 87 11.0 16.1 382 423 -9.7
Bankruptcies 80 73 64 9.6 25.0 300 286 4.9
Proposals 21 18 23 16.7 -8.7 82 137 -40.1
Montréal 163 169 165 -3.6 -1.2 639 660 -3.2
Bankruptcies 107 137 122 -21.9 -12.3 461 474 -2.7
Proposals 56 32 43 75.0 30.2 178 186 -4.3
Laval 34 29 36 17.2 -5.6 120 134 -10.4
Bankruptcies 27 22 25 22.7 8.0 96 101 -5.0
Proposals 7 7 11 0.0 -36.4 24 33 -27.3
Lanaudière 32 50 26 -36.0 23.1 138 143 -3.5
Bankruptcies 26 42 19 -38.1 36.8 112 101 10.9
Proposals 6 8 7 -25.0 -14.3 26 42 -38.1
Laurentides 40 77 65 -48.1 -38.5 191 225 -15.1
Bankruptcies 30 53 50 -43.4 -40.0 137 173 -20.8
Proposals 10 24 15 -58.3 -33.3 54 52 3.8
Outaouais 19 23 22 -17.4 -13.6 89 99 -10.1
Bankruptcies 12 22 17 -45.5 -29.4 69 72 -4.2
Proposals 7 1 5 600.0 40.0 20 27 -25.9
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 8 4 6 100.0 33.3 25 27 -7.4
Bankruptcies 8 4 5 100.0 60.0 25 20 25.0
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 7 -100.0
Mauricie 23 23 21 0.0 9.5 84 67 25.4
Bankruptcies 18 18 17 0.0 5.9 65 48 35.4
Proposals 5 5 4 0.0 25.0 19 19 0.0
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 15 10 16 50.0 -6.3 57 61 -6.6
Bankruptcies 13 6 12 116.7 8.3 48 45 6.7
Proposals 2 4 4 -50.0 -50.0 9 16 -43.8
Côte-Nord 4 9 3 -55.6 33.3 23 13 76.9
Bankruptcies 4 5 3 -20.0 33.3 18 9 100.0
Proposals 0 4 0 -100.0 -- 5 4 25.0
Nord-du-Québec 0 0 1 -- -100.0 4 8 -50.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 4 5 -20.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 3 -100.0
Ontario 273 225 300 21.3 -9.0 1,028 1,156 -11.1
Bankruptcies 193 168 228 14.9 -15.4 778 906 -14.1
Proposals 80 57 72 40.4 11.1 250 250 0.0
Ottawa 21 19 45 10.5 -53.3 95 145 -34.5
Bankruptcies 15 14 31 7.1 -51.6 75 112 -33.0
Proposals 6 5 14 20.0 -57.1 20 33 -39.4
Kingston – Pembroke 2 4 9 -50.0 -77.8 17 31 -45.2
Bankruptcies 1 3 8 -66.7 -87.5 14 25 -44.0
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 6 -50.0
Muskoka – Kawarthas 1 4 3 -75.0 -66.7 11 9 22.2
Bankruptcies 1 3 3 -66.7 -66.7 9 9 0.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 2 0 --
Toronto 146 121 153 20.7 -4.6 540 593 -8.9
Bankruptcies 99 93 115 6.5 -13.9 414 464 -10.8
Proposals 47 28 38 67.9 23.7 126 129 -2.3
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 24 20 20 20.0 20.0 76 84 -9.5
Bankruptcies 21 14 14 50.0 50.0 62 62 0.0
Proposals 3 6 6 -50.0 -50.0 14 22 -36.4
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 34 23 30 47.8 13.3 125 119 5.0
Bankruptcies 27 19 23 42.1 17.4 95 88 8.0
Proposals 7 4 7 75.0 0.0 30 31 -3.2
London 15 6 6 150.0 150.0 44 33 33.3
Bankruptcies 11 3 6 266.7 83.3 29 25 16.0
Proposals 4 3 0 33.3 -- 15 8 87.5
Windsor – Sarnia 17 10 7 70.0 142.9 41 42 -2.4
Bankruptcies 11 9 4 22.2 175.0 32 35 -8.6
Proposals 6 1 3 500.0 100.0 9 7 28.6
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 1 4 5 -75.0 -80.0 16 23 -30.4
Bankruptcies 1 3 5 -66.7 -80.0 8 21 -61.9
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 8 2 300.0
Northeast 6 7 16 -14.3 -62.5 42 62 -32.3
Bankruptcies 4 3 15 33.3 -73.3 29 54 -46.3
Proposals 2 4 1 -50.0 100.0 13 8 62.5
Northwest 5 4 5 25.0 0.0 12 13 -7.7
Bankruptcies 2 3 3 -33.3 -33.3 7 10 -30.0
Proposals 3 1 2 200.0 50.0 5 3 66.7
Manitoba 19 9 8 111.1 137.5 52 36 44.4
Bankruptcies 13 5 6 160.0 116.7 35 25 40.0
Proposals 6 4 2 50.0 200.0 17 11 54.5
Southeast 2 0 0 -- -- 10 4 150.0
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 9 4 125.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
South Central 5 3 0 66.7 -- 8 1 700.0
Bankruptcies 3 3 0 0.0 -- 6 0 --
Proposals 2 0 0 -- -- 2 1 100.0
Southwest 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 4 10 -60.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 1 8 -87.5
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 3 2 50.0
North Central 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 1 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 1 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Winnipeg 8 4 3 100.0 166.7 21 14 50.0
Bankruptcies 4 0 3 -- 33.3 10 10 0.0
Proposals 4 4 0 0.0 -- 11 4 175.0
Interlake 4 0 0 -- -- 5 0 --
Bankruptcies 4 0 0 -- -- 5 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Parklands 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 3 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
North 0 0 0 -- -- 3 3 0.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 3 1 200.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Saskatchewan 28 36 25 -22.2 12.0 137 89 53.9
Bankruptcies 20 28 18 -28.6 11.1 102 58 75.9
Proposals 8 8 7 0.0 14.3 35 31 12.9
Regina – Moose Mountain 15 15 14 0.0 7.1 63 36 75.0
Bankruptcies 12 12 8 0.0 50.0 47 23 104.3
Proposals 3 3 6 0.0 -50.0 16 13 23.1
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 0 4 0 -100.0 -- 12 3 300.0
Bankruptcies 0 4 0 -100.0 -- 9 1 800.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 3 2 50.0
Saskatoon – Biggar 9 8 4 12.5 125.0 29 28 3.6
Bankruptcies 4 5 4 -20.0 0.0 20 19 5.3
Proposals 5 3 0 66.7 -- 9 9 0.0
Yorkton – Melville 2 4 4 -50.0 -50.0 12 9 33.3
Bankruptcies 2 4 3 -50.0 -33.3 12 7 71.4
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Prince Albert 1 3 2 -66.7 -50.0 18 12 50.0
Bankruptcies 1 2 2 -50.0 -50.0 12 8 50.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 6 4 50.0
Northern 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Alberta 33 37 44 -10.8 -25.0 130 150 -13.3
Bankruptcies 29 21 34 38.1 -14.7 91 110 -17.3
Proposals 4 16 10 -75.0 -60.0 39 40 -2.5
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 5 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 5 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Camrose – Drumheller 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 1 6 -83.3
Bankruptcies 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 1 4 -75.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Calgary 17 12 19 41.7 -10.5 57 58 -1.7
Bankruptcies 13 9 15 44.4 -13.3 44 44 0.0
Proposals 4 3 4 33.3 0.0 13 14 -7.1
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 1 0 0 -- -- 2 1 100.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 2 1 100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Red Deer 4 0 3 -- 33.3 6 12 -50.0
Bankruptcies 4 0 2 -- 100.0 6 9 -33.3
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 3 -100.0
Edmonton 10 21 11 -52.4 -9.1 54 55 -1.8
Bankruptcies 10 9 8 11.1 25.0 32 39 -17.9
Proposals 0 12 3 -100.0 -100.0 22 16 37.5
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 1 3 6 -66.7 -83.3 10 10 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 6 6 0.0
Proposals 0 1 2 -100.0 -100.0 4 4 0.0
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 3 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
British Columbia 53 58 50 -8.6 6.0 237 211 12.3
Bankruptcies 45 40 38 12.5 18.4 174 157 10.8
Proposals 8 18 12 -55.6 -33.3 63 54 16.7
Vancouver Island and Coast 9 9 8 0.0 12.5 41 32 28.1
Bankruptcies 8 6 7 33.3 14.3 33 25 32.0
Proposals 1 3 1 -66.7 0.0 8 7 14.3
Lower Mainland – Southwest 29 33 32 -12.1 -9.4 144 142 1.4
Bankruptcies 25 23 23 8.7 8.7 103 105 -1.9
Proposals 4 10 9 -60.0 -55.6 41 37 10.8
Thompson – Okanagan 7 15 3 -53.3 133.3 39 24 62.5
Bankruptcies 6 11 2 -45.5 200.0 29 18 61.1
Proposals 1 4 1 -75.0 0.0 10 6 66.7
Kootenay 1 0 1 -- 0.0 1 1 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
Cariboo 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 3 6 -50.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 3 -- -100.0 2 6 -66.7
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 1 0 --
North Coast 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 2 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Nechako 2 0 0 -- -- 2 0 --
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 2 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Northeast 4 0 0 -- -- 6 3 100.0
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 3 1 200.0
Proposals 2 0 0 -- -- 3 2 50.0
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Yukon 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Nunavut 1 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
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