Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2017

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2017 Q1 2017 Q2 2016 Q1 2017 to Q2 2017 Q2 2016 to Q2 2017 06-30-2017 06-30-2016 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 18 16 14 12.5 28.6 82 78 5.1
Bankruptcies 16 12 9 33.3 77.8 59 55 7.3
Proposals 2 4 5 -50.0 -60.0 23 23 0.0
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 14 7 13 100.0 7.7 70 46 52.2
Bankruptcies 11 3 9 266.7 22.2 48 33 45.5
Proposals 3 4 4 -25.0 -25.0 22 13 69.2
Utilities 1 2 2 -50.0 -50.0 8 12 -33.3
Bankruptcies 1 2 0 -50.0 n/a 6 5 20.0
Proposals 0 0 2 n/a -100.0 2 7 -71.4
Construction 171 169 180 1.2 -5.0 686 734 -6.5
Bankruptcies 135 117 130 15.4 3.8 498 557 -10.6
Proposals 36 52 50 -30.8 -28.0 188 177 6.2
Manufacturing 92 87 76 5.7 21.1 313 350 -10.6
Bankruptcies 72 60 57 20.0 26.3 224 261 -14.2
Proposals 20 27 19 -25.9 5.3 89 89 0.0
Wholesale Trade 46 41 43 12.2 7.0 181 178 1.7
Bankruptcies 36 26 35 38.5 2.9 138 137 0.7
Proposals 10 15 8 -33.3 25.0 43 41 4.9
Retail Trade 106 117 133 -9.4 -20.3 399 527 -24.3
Bankruptcies 77 88 98 -12.5 -21.4 296 394 -24.9
Proposals 29 29 35 0.0 -17.1 103 133 -22.6
Transportation and Warehousing 68 62 73 9.7 -6.8 238 213 11.7
Bankruptcies 58 41 55 41.5 5.5 184 164 12.2
Proposals 10 21 18 -52.4 -44.4 54 49 10.2
Information and Cultural Industries 12 21 8 -42.9 50.0 70 68 2.9
Bankruptcies 9 15 7 -40.0 28.6 50 59 -15.3
Proposals 3 6 1 -50.0 200.0 20 9 122.2
Finance and Insurance 17 17 19 0.0 -10.5 60 68 -11.8
Bankruptcies 16 15 12 6.7 33.3 57 51 11.8
Proposals 1 2 7 -50.0 -85.7 3 17 -82.4
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 39 30 48 30.0 -18.8 143 156 -8.3
Bankruptcies 31 19 26 63.2 19.2 103 109 -5.5
Proposals 8 11 22 -27.3 -63.6 40 47 -14.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 73 60 92 21.7 -20.7 267 302 -11.6
Bankruptcies 52 50 68 4.0 -23.5 205 231 -11.3
Proposals 21 10 24 110.0 -12.5 62 71 -12.7
Management of Companies and Enterprises 23 17 18 35.3 27.8 80 64 25.0
Bankruptcies 16 15 12 6.7 33.3 56 50 12.0
Proposals 7 2 6 250.0 16.7 24 14 71.4
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 42 45 46 -6.7 -8.7 185 194 -4.6
Bankruptcies 35 34 37 2.9 -5.4 144 140 2.9
Proposals 7 11 9 -36.4 -22.2 41 54 -24.1
Educational Services 3 22 9 -86.4 -66.7 39 34 14.7
Bankruptcies 3 20 5 -85.0 -40.0 32 22 45.5
Proposals 0 2 4 -100.0 -100.0 7 12 -41.7
Health Care and Social Assistance 23 20 18 15.0 27.8 78 75 4.0
Bankruptcies 16 16 14 0.0 14.3 59 54 9.3
Proposals 7 4 4 75.0 75.0 19 21 -9.5
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 20 17 26 17.6 -23.1 68 80 -15.0
Bankruptcies 16 12 19 33.3 -15.8 50 64 -21.9
Proposals 4 5 7 -20.0 -42.9 18 16 12.5
Accommodation and Food Services 135 137 171 -1.5 -21.1 539 659 -18.2
Bankruptcies 104 106 131 -1.9 -20.6 427 506 -15.6
Proposals 31 31 40 0.0 -22.5 112 153 -26.8
Other Services (except Public Administration) 48 41 38 17.1 26.3 163 181 -9.9
Bankruptcies 43 30 32 43.3 34.4 136 150 -9.3
Proposals 5 11 6 -54.5 -16.7 27 31 -12.9
Public Administration 2 1 0 100.0 n/a 5 5 0.0
Bankruptcies 2 1 0 100.0 n/a 4 5 -20.0
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1 0 n/a
Total 953 929 1,027 2.6 -7.2 3,674 4,024 -8.7
Bankruptcies 749 682 756 9.8 -0.9 2,776 3,047 -8.9
Proposals 204 247 271 -17.4 -24.7 898 977 -8.1
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