Archived — Insolvency Statistics in Canada—Second Quarter of 2012 (Tables 1–3)

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Definitions

Consumer:
An individual with more than 50 percent of total liabilities related to consumer goods and services.
Business:
Any commercial entity or organization other than an individual, or an individual who has incurred 50 percent or more of total liabilities as a result of operating a business.
Bankruptcy:
The state of a consumer or business that has made an assignment in bankruptcy or against whom a bankruptcy order has been made.
Proposal:
An offer to creditors to settle debts under conditions other than the existing terms. A proposal is a formal agreement under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.
NAICS:
North American Industry Classification System.
Economic Region (ER):
Standard geographic units created for analysis of regional economic activity (Statistics Canada's geographical definitions of ERs).
Census Metropolitan Area (CMA):
Each census metropolitan area consists of one or more adjacent municipalities situated around a major urban core. To form a census metropolitan area, the urban core must have a population of at least 100,000 (Statistics Canada's geographical definitions of CMAs).
Table 1: Total Insolvencies
Province Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 503 436 573 15.4 -12.2 1,922 2,282 -15.8
Bankruptcies 451 405 540 11.4 -16.5 1,779 2,147 -17.1
Proposals 52 31 33 67.7 57.6 143 135 5.9
Prince Edward Island 166 147 162 12.9 2.5 606 655 -7.5
Bankruptcies 116 119 141 -2.5 -17.7 464 578 -19.7
Proposals 50 28 21 78.6 138.1 142 77 84.4
Nova Scotia 1,203 1,110 1,179 8.4 2.0 4,516 5,073 -11.0
Bankruptcies 940 853 974 10.2 -3.5 3,487 4,080 -14.5
Proposals 263 257 205 2.3 28.3 1,029 993 3.6
New Brunswick 1,033 1,016 977 1.7 5.7 3,846 3,629 6.0
Bankruptcies 813 768 830 5.9 -2.0 2,998 3,036 -1.3
Proposals 220 248 147 -11.3 49.7 848 593 43.0
Quebec 9,692 9,847 9,788 -1.6 -1.0 37,728 39,052 -3.4
Bankruptcies 6,721 6,716 7,126 0.1 -5.7 26,450 28,623 -7.6
Proposals 2,971 3,131 2,662 -5.1 11.6 11,278 10,429 8.1
Ontario 13,070 12,356 13,744 5.8 -4.9 50,603 55,411 -8.7
Bankruptcies 6,522 5,959 7,180 9.4 -9.2 25,539 30,104 -15.2
Proposals 6,548 6,397 6,564 2.4 -0.2 25,064 25,307 -1.0
Manitoba 514 479 564 7.3 -8.9 2,058 2,499 -17.6
Bankruptcies 342 316 409 8.2 -16.4 1,403 1,820 -22.9
Proposals 172 163 155 5.5 11.0 655 679 -3.5
Saskatchewan 488 522 587 -6.5 -16.9 2,033 2,353 -13.6
Bankruptcies 288 293 364 -1.7 -20.9 1,221 1,491 -18.1
Proposals 200 229 223 -12.7 -10.3 812 862 -5.8
Alberta 2,485 2,565 2,746 -3.1 -9.5 9,988 10,874 -8.1
Bankruptcies 1,592 1,682 1,961 -5.4 -18.8 6,634 7,970 -16.8
Proposals 893 883 785 1.1 13.8 3,354 2,904 15.5
British Columbia 3,214 3,103 3,007 3.6 6.9 12,162 12,375 -1.7
Bankruptcies 2,115 1,993 2,109 6.1 0.3 7,982 9,106 -12.3
Proposals 1,099 1,110 898 -1.0 22.4 4,180 3,269 27.9
Northwest Territories 9 18 12 -50.0 -25.0 47 43 9.3
Bankruptcies 5 10 8 -50.0 -37.5 32 26 23.1
Proposals 4 8 4 -50.0 0.0 15 17 -11.8
Yukon 6 5 8 20.0 -25.0 30 41 -26.8
Bankruptcies 5 4 8 25.0 -37.5 25 37 -32.4
Proposals 1 1 0 0.0 5 4 25.0
Nunavut 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 3 8 -62.5
Bankruptcies 0 0 3 -100.0 1 8 -87.5
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 2 0
Canada 32,383 31,605 33,350 2.5 -2.9 125,542 134,295 -6.5
Bankruptcies 19,910 19,118 21,653 4.1 -8.0 78,015 89,026 -12.4
Proposals 12,473 12,487 11,697 -0.1 6.6 47,527 45,269 5.0

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Table 2: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers
Province Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 502 429 566 17.0 -11.3 1,905 2,254 -15.5
Bankruptcies 450 398 533 13.1 -15.6 1,764 2,121 -16.8
Proposals 52 31 33 67.7 57.6 141 133 6.0
Prince Edward Island 163 137 158 19.0 3.2 583 634 -8.0
Bankruptcies 114 112 139 1.8 -18.0 445 565 -21.2
Proposals 49 25 19 96.0 157.9 138 69 100.0
Nova Scotia 1,179 1,084 1,146 8.8 2.9 4,427 4,913 -9.9
Bankruptcies 918 832 947 10.3 -3.1 3,412 3,945 -13.5
Proposals 261 252 199 3.6 31.2 1,015 968 4.9
New Brunswick 1,015 998 957 1.7 6.1 3,783 3,562 6.2
Bankruptcies 800 752 814 6.4 -1.7 2,949 2,983 -1.1
Proposals 215 246 143 -12.6 50.3 834 579 44.0
Quebec 9,161 9,326 9,216 -1.8 -0.6 35,671 36,965 -3.5
Bankruptcies 6,328 6,343 6,703 -0.2 -5.6 24,948 27,063 -7.8
Proposals 2,833 2,983 2,513 -5.0 12.7 10,723 9,902 8.3
Ontario 12,731 11,969 13,320 6.4 -4.4 49,117 53,718 -8.6
Bankruptcies 6,275 5,659 6,839 10.9 -8.2 24,396 28,753 -15.2
Proposals 6,456 6,310 6,481 2.3 -0.4 24,721 24,965 -1.0
Manitoba 505 462 553 9.3 -8.7 1,990 2,434 -18.2
Bankruptcies 337 305 400 10.5 -15.8 1,350 1,770 -23.7
Proposals 168 157 153 7.0 9.8 640 664 -3.6
Saskatchewan 452 483 552 -6.4 -18.1 1,887 2,205 -14.4
Bankruptcies 264 265 339 -0.4 -22.1 1,118 1,394 -19.8
Proposals 188 218 213 -13.8 -11.7 769 811 -5.2
Alberta 2,394 2,477 2,663 -3.4 -10.1 9,641 10,486 -8.1
Bankruptcies 1,522 1,618 1,906 -5.9 -20.1 6,369 7,659 -16.8
Proposals 872 859 757 1.5 15.2 3,272 2,827 15.7
British Columbia 3,160 3,024 2,939 4.5 7.5 11,909 12,133 -1.8
Bankruptcies 2,070 1,937 2,057 6.9 0.6 7,786 8,912 -12.6
Proposals 1,090 1,087 882 0.3 23.6 4,123 3,221 28.0
Northwest Territories 8 18 12 -55.6 -33.3 46 40 15.0
Bankruptcies 5 10 8 -50.0 -37.5 32 26 23.1
Proposals 3 8 4 -62.5 -25.0 14 14 0.0
Yukon 5 5 8 0.0 -37.5 28 40 -30.0
Bankruptcies 4 4 8 0.0 -50.0 23 37 -37.8
Proposals 1 1 0 0.0 5 3 66.7
Nunavut 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 3 8 -62.5
Bankruptcies 0 0 3 -100.0 1 8 -87.5
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 2 0
Canada 31,275 30,413 32,093 2.8 -2.5 120,990 129,392 -6.5
Bankruptcies 19,087 18,235 20,696 4.7 -7.8 74,593 85,236 -12.5
Proposals 12,188 12,178 11,397 0.1 6.9 46,397 44,156 5.1

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Table 3: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses
Province Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 7 7 -85.7 -85.7 17 28 -39.3
Bankruptcies 1 7 7 -85.7 -85.7 15 26 -42.3
Proposals 0 0 0 2 2 0.0
Prince Edward Island 3 10 4 -70.0 -25.0 23 21 9.5
Bankruptcies 2 7 2 -71.4 0.0 19 13 46.2
Proposals 1 3 2 -66.7 -50.0 4 8 -50.0
Nova Scotia 24 26 33 -7.7 -27.3 89 160 -44.4
Bankruptcies 22 21 27 4.8 -18.5 75 135 -44.4
Proposals 2 5 6 -60.0 -66.7 14 25 -44.0
New Brunswick 18 18 20 0.0 -10.0 63 67 -6.0
Bankruptcies 13 16 16 -18.8 -18.8 49 53 -7.5
Proposals 5 2 4 150.0 25.0 14 14 0.0
Quebec 531 521 572 1.9 -7.2 2,057 2,087 -1.4
Bankruptcies 393 373 423 5.4 -7.1 1,502 1,560 -3.7
Proposals 138 148 149 -6.8 -7.4 555 527 5.3
Ontario 339 387 424 -12.4 -20.0 1,486 1,693 -12.2
Bankruptcies 247 300 341 -17.7 -27.6 1,143 1,351 -15.4
Proposals 92 87 83 5.7 10.8 343 342 0.3
Manitoba 9 17 11 -47.1 -18.2 68 65 4.6
Bankruptcies 5 11 9 -54.5 -44.4 53 50 6.0
Proposals 4 6 2 -33.3 100.0 15 15 0.0
Saskatchewan 36 39 35 -7.7 2.9 146 148 -1.4
Bankruptcies 24 28 25 -14.3 -4.0 103 97 6.2
Proposals 12 11 10 9.1 20.0 43 51 -15.7
Alberta 91 88 83 3.4 9.6 347 388 -10.6
Bankruptcies 70 64 55 9.4 27.3 265 311 -14.8
Proposals 21 24 28 -12.5 -25.0 82 77 6.5
British Columbia 54 79 68 -31.6 -20.6 253 242 4.5
Bankruptcies 45 56 52 -19.6 -13.5 196 194 1.0
Proposals 9 23 16 -60.9 -43.8 57 48 18.8
Northwest Territories 1 0 0 1 3 -66.7
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 0 0
Proposals 1 0 0 1 3 -66.7
Yukon 1 0 0 2 1 100.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 2 0
Proposals 0 0 0 0 1 -100.0
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 0 0
Proposals 0 0 0 0 0
Canada 1,108 1,192 1,257 -7.0 -11.9 4,552 4,903 -7.2
Bankruptcies 823 883 957 -6.8 -14.0 3,422 3,790 -9.7
Proposals 285 309 300 -7.8 -5.0 1,130 1,113 1.5

Table 4: Insolvencies by NAICS Economic Sectors, Canada
Province Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 38 28 27 35.7 40.7 133 125 6.4
Bankruptcies 28 24 14 16.7 100.0 103 80 28.8
Proposals 10 4 13 150.0 -23.1 30 45 -33.3
Mining and Oil and Gas Extraction 8 2 7 300.0 14.3 20 41 -51.2
Bankruptcies 7 1 6 600.0 16.7 14 26 -46.2
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 6 15 -60.0
Utilities 6 4 5 50.0 20.0 16 11 45.5
Bankruptcies 5 3 3 66.7 66.7 13 8 62.5
Proposals 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 3 3 0.0
Construction 216 241 214 -10.4 0.9 797 823 -3.2
Bankruptcies 163 172 165 -5.2 -1.2 607 660 -8.0
Proposals 53 69 49 -23.2 8.2 190 163 16.6
Manufacturing 101 123 143 -17.9 -29.4 505 527 -4.2
Bankruptcies 70 88 102 -20.5 -31.4 364 364 0.0
Proposals 31 35 41 -11.4 -24.4 141 163 -13.5
Wholesale Trade 61 69 74 -11.6 -17.6 251 284 -11.6
Bankruptcies 42 54 58 -22.2 -27.6 188 223 -15.7
Proposals 19 15 16 26.7 18.8 63 61 3.3
Retail Trade 156 155 139 0.6 12.2 631 687 -8.2
Bankruptcies 122 110 108 10.9 13.0 474 543 -12.7
Proposals 34 45 31 -24.4 9.7 157 144 9.0
Transportation and Warehousing 65 62 96 4.8 -32.3 271 327 -17.1
Bankruptcies 51 49 81 4.1 -37.0 213 274 -22.3
Proposals 14 13 15 7.7 -6.7 58 53 9.4
Information and Cultural Industries 18 13 23 38.5 -21.7 66 82 -19.5
Bankruptcies 16 13 15 23.1 6.7 53 53 0.0
Proposals 2 0 8 -- -75.0 13 29 -55.2
Finance and Insurance 15 22 34 -31.8 -55.9 83 116 -28.4
Bankruptcies 13 17 25 -23.5 -48.0 62 93 -33.3
Proposals 2 5 9 -60.0 -77.8 21 23 -8.7
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 21 37 37 -43.2 -43.2 113 164 -31.1
Bankruptcies 11 26 32 -57.7 -65.6 76 133 -42.9
Proposals 10 11 5 -9.1 100.0 37 31 19.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 63 83 74 -24.1 -14.9 287 290 -1.0
Bankruptcies 43 60 47 -28.3 -8.5 205 209 -1.9
Proposals 20 23 27 -13.0 -25.9 82 81 1.2
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 17 17 -11.8 -11.8 58 51 13.7
Bankruptcies 13 12 15 8.3 -13.3 46 43 7.0
Proposals 2 5 2 -60.0 0.0 12 8 50.0
Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services 54 57 46 -5.3 17.4 232 201 15.4
Bankruptcies 40 39 37 2.6 8.1 170 164 3.7
Proposals 14 18 9 -22.2 55.6 62 37 67.6
Educational Services 8< /b> 10 10 -20.0 -20.0 32 39 -17.9
Bankruptcies 6 8 5 -25.0 20.0 26 27 -3.7
Proposals 2 2 5 0.0 -60.0 6 12 -50.0
Health Care and Social Assistance 14 12 30 16.7 -53.3 57 78 -26.9
Bankruptcies 11 11 21 0.0 -47.6 41 60 -31.7
Proposals 3 1 9 200.0 -66.7 16 18 -11.1
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 16 21 31 -23.8 -48.4 77 91 -15.4
Bankruptcies 14 18 27 -22.2 -48.1 66 81 -18.5
Proposals 2 3 4 -33.3 -50.0 11 10 10.0
Accommodation and Food Services 174 167 170 4.2 2.4 657 650 1.1
Bankruptcies 119 119 134 0.0 -11.2 480 491 -2.2
Proposals 55 48 36 14.6 52.8 177 159 11.3
Other Services (except Public Administration) 58 67 79 -13.4 -26.6 259 311 -16.7
Bankruptcies 49 57 61 -14.0 -19.7 216 255 -15.3
Proposals 9 10 18 -10.0 -50.0 43 56 -23.2
Public Administration 1 2 0 -50.0 -- 7 4 75.0
Bankruptcies 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 5 2 150.0
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 2 2 0.0
Total 1,108 1,192 1,257 -7.0 -11.9 4,552 4,903 -7.2
Bankruptcies 823 883 957 -6.8 -14.0 3,422 3,790 -9.7
Proposals 285 309 300 -7.8 -5.0 1,130 1,113 1.5

Table 5: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by ER
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 502 429 566 17.0 -11.3 1,905 2,254 -15.5
Bankruptcies 450 398 533 13.1 -15.6 1,764 2,121 -16.8
Proposals 52 31 33 67.7 57.6 141 133 6.0
Avalon Peninsula 237 177 228 33.9 3.9 822 938 -12.4
Bankruptcies 207 153 211 35.3 -1.9 731 855 -14.5
Proposals 30 24 17 25.0 76.5 91 83 9.6
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 34 26 49 30.8 -30.6 133 226 -41.2
Bankruptcies 34 26 49 30.8 -30.6 132 221 -40.3
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 5 -80.0
West Coast – Northern Peninsula – Labrador 88 99 124 -11.1 -29.0 407 434 -6.2
Bankruptcies 78 95 117 -17.9 -33.3 384 410 -6.3
Proposals 10 4 7 150.0 42.9 23 24 -4.2
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 143 127 166 12.6 -13.9 543 657 -17.4
Bankruptcies 130 124 157 4.8 -17.2 517 635 -18.6
Proposals 13 3 9 333.3 44.4 26 22 18.2
Prince Edward Island 163 137 158 19.0 3.2 583 634 -8.0
Bankruptcies 114 112 139 1.8 -18.0 445 565 -21.2
Proposals 49 25 19 96.0 157.9 138 69 100.0
Nova Scotia 1,179 1,084 1,146 8.8 2.9 4,427 4,913 -9.9
Bankruptcies 918 832 947 10.3 -3.1 3,412 3,945 -13.5
Proposals 261 252 199 3.6 31.2 1,015 968 4.9
Cape Breton 182 151 208 20.5 -12.5 734 909 -19.3
Bankruptcies 129 105 169 22.9 -23.7 514 683 -24.7
Proposals 53 46 39 15.2 35.9 220 226 -2.7
North Shore 198 193 203 2.6 -2.5 741 823 -10.0
Bankruptcies 152 145 154 4.8 -1.3 561 625 -10.2
Proposals 46 48 49 -4.2 -6.1 180 198 -9.1
Annapolis Valley 170 161 152 5.6 11.8 652 701 -7.0
Bankruptcies 147 128 130 14.8 13.1 552 594 -7.1
Proposals 23 33 22 -30.3 4.5 100 107 -6.5
Southern 152 138 151 10.1 0.7 565 646 -12.5
Bankruptcies 114 101 127 12.9 -10.2 437 524 -16.6
Proposals 38 37 24 2.7 58.3 128 122 4.9
Halifax 477 442 431 7.9 10.7 1,735 1,836 -5.5
Bankruptcies 376 354 366 6.2 2.7 1,348 1,519 -11.3
Proposals 101 88 65 14.8 55.4 387 317 22.1
New Brunswick 1,015 998 957 1.7 6.1 3,783 3,562 6.2
Bankruptcies 800 752 814 6.4 -1.7 2,949 2,983 -1.1
Proposals 215 246 143 -12.6 50.3 834 579 44.0
Campbellton – Miramichi 150 205 195 -26.8 -23.1 695 680 2.2
Bankruptcies 117 169 176 -30.8 -33.5 571 591 -3.4
Proposals 33 36 19 -8.3 73.7 124 89 39.3
Moncton – Richibucto 297 244 278 21.7 6.8 1,061 1,059 0.2
Bankruptcies 229 171 241 33.9 -5.0 808 882 -8.4
Proposals 68 73 37 -6.8 83.8 253 177 42.9
Saint John – St. Stephen 254 263 226 -3.4 12.4 977 819 19.3
Bankruptcies 199 190 184 4.7 8.2 749 681 10.0
Proposals 55 73 42 -24.7 31.0 228 138 65.2
Fredericton – Oromocto 198 172 144 15.1 37.5 628 604 4.0
Bankruptcies 149 125 110 19.2 35.5 467 478 -2.3
Proposals 49 47 34 4.3 44.1 161 126 27.8
Edmundston – Woodstock 116 114 114 1.8 1.8 422 400 5.5
Bankruptcies 106 97 103 9.3 2.9 354 351 0.9
Proposals 10 17 11 -41.2 -9.1 68 49 38.8
Quebec 9,161 9,326 9,216 -1.8 -0.6 35,671 36,965 -3.5
Bankruptcies 6,328 6,343 6,703 -0.2 -5.6 24,948 27,063 -7.8
Proposals 2,833 2,983 2,513 -5.0 12.7 10,723 9,902 8.3
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 74 98 109 -24.5 -32.1 340 413 -17.7
Bankruptcies 49 63 77 -22.2 -36.4 241 283 -14.8
Proposals 25 35 32 -28.6 -21.9 99 130 -23.8
Bas-Saint-Laurent 168 186 179 -9.7 -6.1 660 686 -3.8
Bankruptcies 134 138 118 -2.9 13.6 499 488 2.3
Proposals 34 48 61 -29.2 -44.3 161 198 -18.7
Capitale-Nationale 596 590 617 1.0 -3.4 2,256 2,437 -7.4
Bankruptcies 457 459 470 -0.4 -2.8 1,746 1,883 -7.3
Proposals 139 131 147 6.1 -5.4 510 554 -7.9
Chaudière – Appalaches 306 318 317 -3.8 -3.5 1,186 1,283 -7.6
Bankruptcies 205 223 237 -8.1 -13.5 830 957 -13.3
Proposals 101 95 80 6.3 26.3 356 326 9.2
Estrie 305 332 361 -8.1 -15.5 1,224 1,344 -8.9
Bankruptcies 233 235 294 -0.9 -20.7 933 1,108 -15.8
Proposals 72 97 67 -25.8 7.5 291 236 23.3
Centre-du-Québec 228 238 238 -4.2 -4.2 970 998 -2.8
Bankruptcies 178 160 187 11.3 -4.8 731 778 -6.0
Proposals 50 78 51 -35.9 -2.0 239 220 8.6
Montérégie 1,813 1,749 1,657 3.7 9.4 6,834 6,638 3.0
Bankruptcies 1,225 1,170 1,159 4.7 5.7 4,705 4,753 -1.0
Proposals 588 579 498 1.6 18.1 2,129 1,885 12.9
Montréal 2,238 2,235 2,399 0.1 -6.7 8,761 9,689 -9.6
Bankruptcies 1,596 1,601 1,769 -0.3 -9.8 6,311 7,261 -13.1
Proposals 642 634 630 1.3 1.9 2,450 2,428 0.9
Laval 551 514 487 7.2 13.1 1,968 2,024 -2.8
Bankruptcies 368 325 356 13.2 3.4 1,323 1,422 -7.0
Proposals 183 189 131 -3.2 39.7 645 602 7.1
Lanaudière 712 755 703 -5.7 1.3 2,779 2,762 0.6
Bankruptcies 441 443 470 -0.5 -6.2 1,706 1,827 -6.6
Proposals 271 312 233 -13.1 16.3 1,073 935 14.8
Laurentides 925 955 927 -3.1 -0.2 3,691 3,522 4.8
Bankruptcies 575 597 636 -3.7 -9.6 2,377 2,422 -1.9
Proposals 350 358 291 -2.2 20.3 1,314 1,100 19.5
Outaouais 559 603 532 -7.3 5.1 2,174 2,193 -0.9
Bankruptcies 353 385 387 -8.3 -8.8 1,443 1,523 -5.3
Proposals 206 218 145 -5.5 42.1 731 670 9.1
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 124 106 116 17.0 6.9 461 531 -13.2
Bankruptcies 88 71 84 23.9 4.8 315 429 -26.6
Proposals 36 35 32 2.9 12.5 146 102 43.1
Mauricie 267 299 273 -10.7 -2.2 1,127 1,145 -1.6
Bankruptcies 207 238 223 -13.0 -7.2 890 920 -3.3
Proposals 60 61 50 -1.6 20.0 237 225 5.3
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 233 274 235 -15.0 -0.9 994 1,030 -3.5
Bankruptcies 168 179 181 -6.1 -7.2 701 795 -11.8
Proposals 65 95 54 -31.6 20.4 293 235 24.7
Côte-Nord 49 60 55 -18.3 -10.9 203 230 -11.7
Bankruptcies 42 44 45 -4.5 -6.7 165 181 -8.8
Proposals 7 16 10 -56.3 -30.0 38 49 -22.4
Nord-du-Québec 10 14 12 -28.6 -16.7 43 38 13.2
Bankruptcies 8 10 12 -20.0 -33.3 33 33 0.0
Proposals 2 4 0 -50.0 -- 10 5 100.0
Ontario 12,731 11,969 13,320 6.4 -4.4 49,117 53,718 -8.6
Bankruptcies 6,275 5,659 6,839 10.9 -8.2 24,396 28,753 -15.2
Proposals 6,456 6,310 6,481 2.3 -0.4 24,721 24,965 -1.0
Ottawa 1,084 901 1,027 20.3 5.6 3,911 4,218 -7.3
Bankruptcies 663 546 642 21.4 3.3 2,425 2,708 -10.5
Proposals 421 355 385 18.6 9.4 1,486 1,510 -1.6
Kingston – Pembroke 458 410 451 11.7 1.6 1,802 1,795 0.4
Bankruptcies 282 261 301 8.0 -6.3 1,186 1,132 4.8
Proposals 176 149 150 18.1 17.3 616 663 -7.1
Muskoka – Kawarthas 404 387 336 4.4 20.2 1,504 1,423 5.7
Bankruptcies 211 184 177 14.7 19.2 789 832 -5.2
Proposals 193 203 159 -4.9 21.4 715 591 21.0
Toronto 5,350 5,151 5,756 3.9 -7.1 20,989 23,151 -9.3
Bankruptcies 2,127 1,947 2,372 9.2 -10.3 8,366 10,155 -17.6
Proposals 3,223 3,204 3,384 0.6 -4.8 12,623 12,996 -2.9
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 1,307 1,216 1,344 7.5 -2.8 4,929 5,425 -9.1
Bankruptcies 688 554 707 24.2 -2.7 2,482 2,977 -16.6
Proposals 619 662 637 -6.5 -2.8 2,447 2,448 0.0
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 1,661 1,505 1,655 10.4 0.4 6,079 6,603 -7.9
Bankruptcies 809 724 821 11.7 -1.5 3,012 3,448 -12.6
Proposals 852 781 834 9.1 2.2 3,067 3,155 -2.8
London 819 729 878 12.3 -6.7 3,304 3,594 -8.1
Bankruptcies 430 420 539 2.4 -20.2 1,906 2,306 -17.3
Proposals 389 309 339 25.9 14.7 1,398 1,288 8.5
Windsor – Sarnia 691 692 806 -0.1 -14.3 2,748 3,322 -17.3
Bankruptcies 448 432 524 3.7 -14.5 1,749 2,202 -20.6
Proposals 243 260 282 -6.5 -13.8 999 1,120 -10.8
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 233 215 240 8.4 -2.9 905 882 2.6
Bankruptcies 155 143 170 8.4 -8.8 592 618 -4.2
Proposals 78 72 70 8.3 11.4 313 264 18.6
Northeast 571 595 658 -4.0 -13.2 2,346 2,611 -10.1
Bankruptcies 351 333 460 5.4 -23.7 1,447 1,862 -22.3
Proposals 220 262 198 -16.0 11.1 899 749 20.0
Northwest 154 166 170 -7.2 -9.4 599 693 -13.6
Bankruptcies 111 114 127 -2.6 -12.6 441 514 -14.2
Proposals 43 52 43 -17.3 0.0 158 179 -11.7
Manitoba 505 462 553 9.3 -8.7 1,990 2,434 -18.2
Bankruptcies 337 305 400 10.5 -15.8 1,350 1,770 -23.7
Proposals 168 157 153 7.0 9.8 640 664 -3.6
Southeast 30 28 49 7.1 -38.8 101 190 -46.8
Bankruptcies 19 21 38 -9.5 -50.0 78 151 -48.3
Proposals 11 7 11 57.1 0.0 23 39 -41.0
South Central 29 15 21 93.3 38.1 82 105 -21.9
Bankruptcies 23 11 17 109.1 35.3 58 84 -31.0
Proposals 6 4 4 50.0 50.0 24 21 14.3
Southwest 48 52 58 -7.7 -17.2 237 278 -14.7
Bankruptcies 32 32 38 0.0 -15.8 148 169 -12.4
Proposals 16 20 20 -20.0 -20.0 89 109 -18.3
North Central 13 14 9 -7.1 44.4 54 65 -16.9
Bankruptcies 7 9 7 -22.2 0.0 33 43 -23.3
Proposals 6 5 2 20.0 200.0 21 22 -4.5
Winnipeg 329 300 346 9.7 -4.9 1,275 1,523 -16.3
Bankruptcies 225 201 249 11.9 -9.6 878 1,132 -22.4
Proposals 104 99 97 5.1 7.2 397 391 1.5
Interlake 29 22 28 31.8 3.6 108 115 -6.1
Bankruptcies 21 14 24 50.0 -12.5 79 92 -14.1
Proposals 8 8 4 0.0 100.0 29 23 26.1
Parklands 12 8 23 50.0 -47.8 60 67 -10.4
Bankruptcies 3 3 10 0.0 -70.0 32 36 -11.1
Proposals 9 5 13 80.0 -30.8 28 31 -9.7
North 12 22 18 -45.5 -33.3 73 90 -18.9
Bankruptcies 6 15 16 -60.0 -62.5 44 62 -29.0
Proposals 6 7 2 -14.3 200.0 29 28 3.6
Saskatchewan 452 483 552 -6.4 -18.1 1,887 2,205 -14.4
Bankruptcies 264 265 339 -0.4 -22.1 1,118 1,394 -19.8
Proposals 188 218 213 -13.8 -11.7 769 811 -5.2
Regina – Moose Mountain 122 120 138 1.7 -11.6 502 625 -19.7
Bankruptcies 57 50 69 14.0 -17.4 236 345 -31.6
Proposals 65 70 69 -7.1 -5.8 266 280 -5.0
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 48 47 67 2.1 -28.4 168 237 -29.1
Bankruptcies 27 26 44 3.8 -38.6 102 159 -35.8
Proposals 21 21 23 0.0 -8.7 66 78 -15.4
Saskatoon – Biggar 140 167 174 -16.2 -19.5 629 680 -7.5
Bankruptcies 87 99 108 -12.1 -19.4 405 440 -8.0
Proposals 53 68 66 -22.1 -19.7 224 240 -6.7
Yorkton – Melville 48 37 40 29.7 20.0 167 179 -6.7
Bankruptcies 31 21 31 47.6 0.0 110 121 -9.1
Proposals 17 16 9 6.3 88.9 57 58 -1.7
Prince Albert 82 98 129 -16.3 -36.4 373 442 -15.6
Bankruptcies 51 63 86 -19.0 -40.7 236 295 -20.0
Proposals 31 35 43 -11.4 -27.9 137 147 -6.8
Northern 13 14 4 -7.1 225.0 48 40 20.0
Bankruptcies 11 6 1 83.3 1,000.0 29 33 -12.1
Proposals 2 8 3 -75.0 -33.3 19 7 171.4
Alberta 2,394 2,477 2,663 -3.4 -10.1 9,641 10,486 -8.1
Bankruptcies 1,522 1,618 1,906 -5.9 -20.1 6,369 7,659 -16.8
Proposals 872 859 757 1.5 15.2 3,272 2,827 15.7
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 211 192 228 9.9 -7.5 849 939 -9.6
Bankruptcies 141 134 168 5.2 -16.1 598 699 -14.4
Proposals 70 58 60 20.7 16.7 251 240 4.6
Camrose – Drumheller 108 116 104 -6.9 3.8 441 412 7.0
Bankruptcies 75 85 80 -11.8 -6.3 309 303 2.0
Proposals 33 31 24 6.5 37.5 132 109 21.1
Calgary 956 998 982 -4.2 -2.6 3,811 3,720 2.4
Bankruptcies 641 691 753 -7.2 -14.9 2,610 2,929 -10.9
Proposals 315 307 229 2.6 37.6 1,201 791 51.8
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 36 60 56 -40.0 -35.7 217 198 9.6
Bankruptcies 21 43 42 -51.2 -50.0 164 154 6.5
Proposals 15 17 14 -11.8 7.1 53 44 20.5
Red Deer 117 124 152 -5.6 -23.0 463 580 -20.2
Bankruptcies 67 82 101 -18.3 -33.7 299 432 -30.8
Proposals 50 42 51 19.0 -2.0 164 148 10.8
Edmonton 766 771 922 -0.6 -16.9 3,085 3,746 -17.6
Bankruptcies 452 441 595 2.5 -24.0 1,879 2,508 -25.1
Proposals 314 330 327 -4.8 -4.0 1,206 1,238 -2.6
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 145 155 171 -6.5 -15.2 572 691 -17.2
Bankruptcies 96 103 131 -6.8 -26.7 389 509 -23.6
Proposals 49 52 40 -5.8 22.5 183 182 0.5
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 53 60 49 -11.7 8.2 202 199 1.5
Bankruptcies 28 38 35 -26.3 -20.0 120 124 -3.2
Proposals 25 22 14 13.6 78.6 82 75 9.3
British Columbia 3,160 3,024 2,939 4.5 7.5 11,909 12,133 -1.8
Bankruptcies 2,070 1,937 2,057 6.9 0.6 7,786 8,912 -12.6
Proposals 1,090 1,087 882 0.3 23.6 4,123 3,221 28.0
Vancouver Island and Coast 658 614 660 7.2 -0.3 2,415 2,600 -7.1
Bankruptcies 439 418 475 5.0 -7.6 1,663 1,982 -16.1
Proposals 219 196 185 11.7 18.4 752 618 21.7
Lower Mainland – Southwest 1,667 1,704 1,510 -2.2 10.4 6,573 6,325 3.9
Bankruptcies 1,065 1,055 1,049 0.9 1.5 4,187 4,600 -9.0
Proposals 602 649 461 -7.2 30.6 2,386 1,725 38.3
Thompson – Okanagan 512 407 441 25.8 16.1 1,769 1,923 -8.0
Bankruptcies 328 262 293 25.2 11.9 1,124 1,334 -15.7
Proposals 184 145 148 26.9 24.3 645 589 9.5
Kootenay 101 99 110 2.0 -8.2 357 411 -13.1
Bankruptcies 68 73 69 -6.8 -1.4 248 289 -14.2
Proposals 33 26 41 26.9 -19.5 109 122 -10.7
Cariboo 136 127 138 7.1 -1.4 504 518 -2.7
Bankruptcies 102 78 107 30.8 -4.7 343 417 -17.7
Proposals 34 49 31 -30.6 9.7 161 101 59.4
North Coast 31 26 24 19.2 29.2 107 115 -7.0
Bankruptcies 26 17 18 52.9 44.4 81 95 -14.7
Proposals 5 9 6 -44.4 -16.7 26 20 30.0
Nechako 12 15 19 -20.0 -36.8 59 104 -43.3
Bankruptcies 9 9 14 0.0 -35.7 41 83 -50.6
Proposals 3 6 5 -50.0 -40.0 18 21 -14.3
Northeast 42 30 36 40.0 16.7 125 139 -10.1
Bankruptcies 34 24 31 41.7 9.7 99 113 -12.4
Proposals 8 6 5 33.3 60.0 26 26 0.0
Northwest Territories 8 18 12 -55.6 -33.3 46 40 15.0
Bankruptcies 5 10 8 -50.0 -37.5 32 26 23.1
Proposals 3 8 4 -62.5 -25.0 14 14 0.0
Yukon Territory 5 5 8 0.0 -37.5 28 40 -30.0
Bankruptcies 4 4 8 0.0 -50.0 23 37 -37.8
Proposals 1 1 0 0.0 -- 5 3 66.7
Nunavut 0 1 3 -100.0 -100.0 3 8 -62.5
Bankruptcies 0 0 3 -- -100.0 1 8 -87.5
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 2 0 --

Table 6: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by ER
Sector Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 7 7 -85.7 -85.7 17 28 -39.3
Bankruptcies 1 7 7 -85.7 -85.7 15 26 -42.3
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 2 2 0.0
Avalon Peninsula 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 4 16 -75.0
Bankruptcies 1 2 4 -50.0 -75.0 4 14 -71.4
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
South Coast – Burin Peninsula 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 1 100.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 1 100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
West Coast – No rthern Peninsula – Labrador 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 7 4 75.0
Bankruptcies 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 7 4 75.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Notre Dame – Central Bonavista Bay 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 4 6 -33.3
Bankruptcies 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 6 -66.7
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 2 0 --
Prince Edward Island 3 10 4 -70.0 -25.0 23 21 9.5
Bankruptcies 2 7 2 -71.4 0.0 19 13 46.2
Proposals 1 3 2 -66.7 -50.0 4 8 -50.0
Nova Scotia 24 26 33 -7.7 -27.3 89 160 -44.4
Bankruptcies 22 21 27 4.8 -18.5 75 135 -44.4
Proposals 2 5 6 -60.0 -66.7 14 25 -44.0
Cape Breton 4 5 1 -20.0 300.0 11 12 -8.3
Bankruptcies 4 4 1 0.0 300.0 10 10 0.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 1 2 -50.0
North Shore 0 5 5 -100.0 -100.0 12 13 -7.7
Bankruptcies 0 4 3 -100.0 -100.0 10 10 0.0
Proposals 0 1 2 -100.0 -100.0 2 3 -33.3
Annapolis Valley 6 3 5 100.0 20.0 13 19 -31.6
Bankruptcies 5 3 4 66.7 25.0 12 16 -25.0
Proposals 1 0 1 -- 0.0 1 3 -66.7
Southern 6 0 3 -- 100.0 12 18 -33.3
Bankruptcies 5 0 3 -- 66.7 10 12 -16.7
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 2 6 -66.7
Halifax 8 12 17 -33.3 -52.9 40 97 -58.8
Bankruptcies 8 9 15 -11.1 -46.7 32 87 -63.2
Proposals 0 3 2 -100.0 -100.0 8 10 -20.0
New Brunswick 18 18 20 0.0 -10.0 63 67 -6.0
Bankruptcies 13 16 16 -18.8 -18.8 49 53 -7.5
Proposals 5 2 4 150.0 25.0 14 14 0.0
Campbellton – Miramichi 2 0 4 -- -50.0 11 11 0.0
Bankruptcies 2 0 4 -- -50.0 10 10 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Moncton – Richibucto 6 8 8 -25.0 -25.0 18 33 -45.5
Bankruptcies 3 7 5 -57.1 -40.0 14 27 -48.1
Proposals 3 1 3 200.0 0.0 4 6 -33.3
Saint John – St. Stephen 3 5 3 -40.0 0.0 16 11 45.5
Bankruptcies 2 5 3 -60.0 -33.3 11 6 83.3
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 5 5 0.0
Fredericton – Oromocto 1 0 1 -- 0.0 4 5 -20.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 1 -- 0.0 3 4 -25.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Edmundston – Woodstock 6 5 3 20.0 100.0 13 6 116.7
Bankruptcies 5 4 2 25.0 150.0 10 5 100.0
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 1 200.0
Quebec 531 521 572 1.9 -7.2 2,057 2,087 -1.4
Bankruptcies 393 373 423 5.4 -7.1 1,502 1,560 -3.7
Proposals 138 148 149 -6.8 -7.4 555 527 5.3
Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine 4 3 8 33.3 -50.0 23 24 -4.2
Bankruptcies 2 1 6 100.0 -66.7 10 20 -50.0
Proposals 2 2 2 0.0 0.0 13 4 225.0
Bas-Saint-Laurent 7 8 11 -12.5 -36.4 46 40 15.0
Bankruptcies 7 6 6 16.7 16.7 36 30 20.0
Proposals 0 2 5 -100.0 -100.0 10 10 0.0
Capitale-Nationale 35 46 40 -23.9 -12.5 150 158 -5.1
Bankruptcies 24 33 33 -27.3 -27.3 105 119 -11.8
Proposals 11 13 7 -15.4 57.1 45 39 15.4
Chaudière – Appalaches 16 18 29 -11.1 -44.8 74 84 -11.9
Bankruptcies 14 13 23 7.7 -39.1 55 64 -14.1
Proposals 2 5 6 -60.0 -66.7 19 20 -5.0
Estrie 14 11 11 27.3 27.3 50 48 4.2
Bankruptcies 12 7 7 71.4 71.4 38 35 8.6
Proposals 2 4 4 -50.0 -50.0 12 13 -7.7
Centre-du-Québec 9 14 22 -35.7 -59.1 47 63 -25.4
Bankruptcies 7 12 17 -41.7 -58.8 37 46 -19.6
Proposals 2 2 5 0. 0 -60.0 10 17 -41.2
Montérégie 75 99 89 -24.2 -15.7 351 328 7.0
Bankruptcies 57 72 65 -20.8 -12.3 274 246 11.4
Proposals 18 27 24 -33.3 -25.0 77 82 -6.1
Montréal 170 166 163 2.4 4.3 627 631 -0.6
Bankruptcies 119 124 120 -4.0 -0.8 450 485 -7.2
Proposals 51 42 43 21.4 18.6 177 146 21.2
Laval 33 30 39 10.0 -15.4 146 164 -11.0
Bankruptcies 26 17 31 52.9 -16.1 97 111 -12.6
Proposals 7 13 8 -46.2 -12.5 49 53 -7.5
Lanaudière 41 26 37 57.7 10.8 129 125 3.2
Bankruptcies 33 19 33 73.7 0.0 97 92 5.4
Proposals 8 7 4 14.3 100.0 32 33 -3.0
Laurentides 51 39 52 30.8 -1.9 172 188 -8.5
Bankruptcies 39 26 36 50.0 8.3 129 134 -3.7
Proposals 12 13 16 -7.7 -25.0 43 54 -20.4
Outaouais 15 15 17 0.0 -11.8 68 74 -8.1
Bankruptcies 10 11 8 -9.1 25.0 45 50 -10.0
Proposals 5 4 9 25.0 -44.4 23 24 -4.2
Abitibi – Témiscamingue 13 4 6 225.0 116.7 23 28 -17.9
Bankruptcies 11 2 6 450.0 83.3 19 24 -20.8
Proposals 2 2 0 0.0 -- 4 4 0.0
Mauricie 26 14 22 85.7 18.2 74 66 12.1
Bankruptcies 17 7 13 142.9 30.8 49 49 0.0
Proposals 9 7 9 28.6 0.0 25 17 47.1
Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean 16 24 16 -33.3 0.0 62 47 31.9
Bankruptcies 11 19 11 -42.1 0.0 51 38 34.2
Proposals 5 5 5 0.0 0.0 11 9 22.2
Côte-Nord 4 1 6 300.0 -33.3 11 11 0.0
Bankruptcies 3 1 6 200.0 -50.0 8 11 -27.3
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 3 0 --
Nord-du-Québec 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 6 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 5 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Ontario 339 387 424 -12.4 -20.0 1,486 1,693 -12.2
Bankruptcies 247 300 341 -17.7 -27.6 1,143 1,351 -15.4
Proposals 92 87 83 5.7 10.8 343 342 0.3
Ottawa 30 26 43 15.4 -30.2 115 136 -15.4
Bankruptcies 20 22 32 -9.1 -37.5 86 103 -16.5
Proposals 10 4 11 150.0 -9.1 29 33 -12.1
Kingston – Pembroke 8 6 6 33.3 33.3 32 40 -20.0
Bankruptcies 8 6 6 33.3 33.3 27 37 -27.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 5 3 66.7
Muskoka – Kawarthas 6 5 5 20.0 20.0 37 30 23.3
Bankruptcies 5 4 4 25.0 25.0 34 28 21.4
Proposals 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 3 2 50.0
Toronto 180 210 232 -14.3 -22.4 807 930 -13.2
Bankruptcies 132 162 190 -18.5 -30.5 607 735 -17.4
Proposals 48 48 42 0.0 14.3 200 195 2.6
Kitchener – Waterloo – Barrie 27 34 39 -20.6 -30.8 124 145 -14.5
Bankruptcies 20 23 33 -13.0 -39.4 94 118 -20.3
Proposals 7 11 6 -36.4 16.7 30 27 11.1
Hamilton – Niagara Peninsula 39 45 45 -13.3 -13.3 165 185 -10.8
Bankruptcies 29 33 31 -12.1 -6.5 133 143 -7.0
Proposals 10 12 14 -16.7 -28.6 32 42 -23.8
London 8 12 12 -33.3 -33.3 42 58 -27.6
Bankruptcies 6 11 9 -45.5 -33.3 34 42 -19.0
Proposals 2 1 3 100.0 -33.3 8 16 -50.0
Windsor – Sarnia 14 17 13 -17.6 7.7 66 58 13.8
Bankruptcies 9 16 11 -43.8 -18.2 55 50 10.0
Proposals 5 1 2 400.0 150.0 11 8 37.5
Stratford – Bruce Peninsula 6 8 7 -25.0 -14.3 27 32 -15.6
Bankruptcies 6 5 6 20.0 0.0 23 29 -20.7
Proposals 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 4 3 33.3
Northeast 10 15 13 -33.3 -23.1 48 52 -7.7
Bankruptcies 8 11 10 -27.3 -20.0 37 41 -9.8
Proposals 2 4 3 -50.0 -33.3 11 11 0.0
Northwest 7 8 7 -12.5 0.0 22 25 -12.0
Bankruptcies 1 6 7 -83.3 -85.7 12 24 -50.0
Proposals 6 2 0 200.0 -- 10 1 900.0
Manitoba 9 17 11 -47.1 -18.2 68 65 4.6
Bankruptcies 5 11 9 -54.5 -44.4 53 50 6.0
Proposals 4 6 2 -33.3 100.0 15 15 0.0
Southeast 3 5 2 -40.0 50.0 10 3 233.3
Bankruptcies 3 0 2 -- 50.0 5 2 150.0
Proposals 0 5 0 -100.0 -- 5 1 400.0
South Central 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 6 5 20.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 6 4 50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Southwest 2 3 4 -33.3 -50.0 11 13 -15.4
Bankruptcies 0 3 4 -100.0 -100.0 6 13 -53.8
Proposals 2 0 0 -- -- 5 0 --
North Central 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 6 3 100.0
Bankruptcies 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 6 1 500.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 2 -100.0
Winnipeg 2 5 3 -60.0 -33.3 27 30 -10.0
Bankruptcies 1 4 1 -75.0 0.0 23 23 0.0
Proposals 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 4 7 -42.9
Interlake 0 0 1 -- -100.0 2 1 100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 -- -100.0 2 1 100.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Parklands 2 0 0 -- -- 4 7 -42.9
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 3 3 0.0
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 1 4 -75.0
North 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 1 2 -50.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 1 2 -50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Saskatchewan 36 39 35 -7.7 2.9 146 148 -1.4
Bankruptcies 24 28 25 -14.3 -4.0 103 97 6.2
Proposals 12 11 10 9.1 20.0 43 51 -15.7
Regina – Moose Mountain 12 10 10 20.0 20.0 55 46 19.6
Bankruptcies 6 8 7 -25.0 -14.3 40 29 37.9
Proposals 6 2 3 200.0 100.0 15 17 -11.8
Swift Current – Moose Jaw 4 6 2 -33.3 100.0 16 17 -5.9
Bankruptcies 2 4 2 -50.0 0.0 7 8 -12.5
Proposals 2 2 0 0.0 -- 9 9 0.0
Saskatoon – Biggar 4 11 14 -63.6 -71.4 21 44 -52.3
Bankruptcies 3 9 9 -66.7 -66.7 18 37 -51.4
Proposals 1 2 5 -50.0 -80.0 3 7 -57.1
Yorkton – Melville 7 6 4 16.7 75.0 23 21 9.5
Bankruptcies 5 2 2 150.0 150.0 13 9 44.4
Proposals 2 4 2 -50.0 0.0 10 12 -16.7
Prince Albert 8 5 5 60.0 60.0 25 18 38.9
Bankruptcies 7 5 5 40.0 40.0 20 13 53.8
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 5 5 0.0
Northern 1 0 0 -- -- 5 1 400.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 5 1 400.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Alberta 91 88 83 3.4 9.6 347 388 -10.6
Bankruptcies 70 64 55 9.4 27.3 265 311 -14.8
Proposals 21 24 28 -12.5 -25.0 82 77 6.5
Lethbridge – Medicine Hat 4 4 3 0.0 33.3 17 20 -15.0
Bankruptcies 4 2 3 100.0 33.3 13 18 -27.8
Proposals 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 4 2 100.0
Camrose – Drumheller 3 3 2 0.0 50.0 11 11 0.0
Bankruptcies 3 2 2 50.0 50.0 8 7 14.3
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 3 4 -25.0
Calgary 31 35 28 -11.4 10.7 141 140 0.7
Bankruptcies 28 28 17 0.0 64.7 113 116 -2.6
Proposals 3 7 11 -57.1 -72.7 28 24 16.7
Banff – Jasper – Rocky Mountain House 3 2 3 50.0 0.0 9 9 0.0
Bankruptcies 3 2 3 50.0 0.0 8 8 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Red Deer 8 6 7 33.3 14.3 21 37 -43.2
Bankruptcies 2 2 4 0.0 -50.0 11 30 -63.3
Proposals 6 4 3 50.0 100.0 10 7 42.9
Edmonton 26 30 32 -13.3 -18.8 105 112 -6.3
Bankruptcies 17 23 21 -26.1 -19.0 80 90 -11.1
Proposals 9 7 11 28.6 -18.2 25 22 13.6
Athabasca – Grande Prairie – Peace River 13 4 6 225.0 116.7 33 44 -25.0
Bankruptcies 11 3 4 266.7 175.0 25 33 -24.2
Proposals 2 1 2 100.0 0.0 8 11 -27.3
Wood Buffalo – Cold Lake 1 4 0 -75.0 -- 8 13 -38.5
Bankruptcies 1 2 0 -50.0 -- 6 7 -14.3
Proposals 0 2 0 -100.0 -- 2 6 -66.7
British Columbia 54 79 68 -31.6 -20.6 253 242 4.5
Bankruptcies 45 56 52 -19.6 -13.5 196 194 1.0
Proposals 9 23 16 -60.9 -43.8 57 48 18.8
Vancouver Island and Coast 7 13 12 -46.2 -41.7 44 53 -17.0
Bankruptcies 5 5 12 0.0 -58.3 23 47 -51.1
Proposals 2 8 0 -75.0 -- 21 6 250.0
Lower Mainland – Southwest 24 38 37 -36.8 -35.1 127 131 -3.1
Bankruptcies 20 27 27 -25.9 -25.9 102 101 1.0
Proposals 4 11 10 -63.6 -60.0 25 30 -16.7
Thompson – Okanagan 18 17 11 5.9 63.6 56 38 47.4
Bankruptcies 15 13 7 15.4 114.3 47 29 62.1
Proposals 3 4 4 -25.0 -25.0 9 9 0.0
Kootenay 1 9 3 -88.9 -66.7 13 10 30.0
Bankruptcies 1 9 3 -88.9 -66.7 12 9 33.3
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Cariboo 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 3 3 0.0
Bankruptcies 0 1 0 -100.0 -- 3 2 50.0
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
North Coast 2 0 0 -- -- 4 0 --
Bankruptcies 2 0 0 -- -- 4 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Nechako 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Proposals 0 0 1 -- -100.0 0 1 -100.0
Northeast 2 1 3 100.0 -33.3 5 5 0.0
Bankruptcies 2 1 3 100.0 -33.3 4 5 -20.0
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Northwest Territories 1 0 0 -- -- 1 3 -66.7
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 1 0 0 -- -- 1 3 -66.7
Yukon Territory 1 0 0 -- -- 2 1 100.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 -- -- 2 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 1 -100.0
Nunavut 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Proposals 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --

Table 7: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by CMA
City Prov. Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
St. John's N.L. 167 135 170 23.7 -1.8 602 710 -15.2
Bankruptcies   148 113 158 31.0 -6.3 534 653 -18.2
Proposals   19 22 12 -13.6 58.3 68 57 19.3
Halifax N.S. 447 422 407 5.9 9.8 1,645 1,752 -6.1
Bankruptcies   353 337 348 4.7 1.4 1,281 1,455 -12.0
Proposals   94 85 59 10.6 59.3 364 297 22.6
Moncton N.B. 207 173 182 19.7 13.7 739 716 3.2
Bankruptcies   162 117 162 38.5 0.0 556 589 -5.6
Proposals   45 56 20 -19.6 125.0 183 127 44.1
Saint John N.B. 198 199 169 -0.5 17.2 736 622 18.3
Bankruptcies   154 146 141 5.5 9.2 565 515 9.7
Proposals   44 53 28 -17.0 57.1 171 107 59.8
Saguenay Que. 136 158 151 -13.9 -9.9 575 611 -5.9
Bankruptcies   94 94 115 0.0 -18.3 381 458 -16.8
Proposals   42 64 36 -34.4 16.7 194 153 26.8
Québec Que. 606 614 638 -1.3 -5.0 2,321 2,527 -8.2
Bankruptcies   439 470 486 -6.6 -9.7 1,752 1,942 -9.8
Proposals   167 144 152 16.0 9.9 569 585 -2.7
Sherbrooke Que. 183 197 227 -7.1 -19.4 738 850 -13.2
Bankruptcies   152 148 189 2.7 -19.6 585 720 -18.8
Proposals   31 49 38 -36.7 -18.4 153 130 17.7
Trois-Rivières Que. 157 171 151 -8.2 4.0 633 617 2.6
Bankruptcies   123 135 117 -8.9 5.1 503 500 0.6
Proposals   34 36 34 -5.6 0.0 130 117 11.1
Montréal Que. 4,740 4,724 4,744 0.3 -0.1 18,249 19,020 -4.1
Bankruptcies   3,194 3,151 3,348 1.4 -4.6 12,480 13,605 -8.3
Proposals   1,546 1,573 1,396 -1.7 10.7 5,769 5,415 6.5
Ottawa – Gatineau Ont./ Que. 1,101 1,062 1,046 3.7 5.3 4,177 4,372 -4.5
Bankruptcies   661 659 671 0.3 -1.5 2,621 2,802 -6.5
Proposals   440 403 375 9.2 17.3 1,556 1,570 -0.9
Kingston Ont. 153 120 133 27.5 15.0 583 568 2.6
Bankruptcies   99 76 97 30.3 2.1 404 357 13.2
Proposals   54 44 36 22.7 50.0 179 211 -15.2
Peterborough Ont. 128 110 110 16.4 16.4 446 477 -6.5
Bankruptcies   72 56 49 28.6 46.9 242 280 -13.6
Proposals   56 54 61 3.7 -8.2 204 197 3.6
Oshawa Ont. 372 438 388 -15.1 -4.1 1,675 1,783 -6.1
Bankruptcies   158 163 158 -3.1 0.0 666 797 -16.4
Proposals   214 275 230 -22.2 -7.0 1,009 986 2.3
Toronto Ont. 4,861 4,656 5,297 4.4 -8.2 19,000 21,146 -10.1
Bankruptcies   1,938 1,771 2,197 9.4 -11.8 7,599 9,305 -18.3
Proposals   2,923 2,885 3,100 1.3 -5.7 11,401 11,841 -3.7
Hamilton Ont. 827 737 867 12.2 -4.6 3,063 3,397 -9.8
Bankruptcies   360 332 420 8.4 -14.3 1,419 1,732 -18.1
Proposals   467 405 447 15.3 4.5 1,644 1,665 -1.3
St. Catharines – Niagara Ont. 495 478 478 3.6 3.6 1,828 2,018 -9.4
Bankruptcies   272 247 257 10.1 5.8 988 1,104 -10.5
Proposals   223 231 221 -3.5 0.9 840 914 -8.1
Kitchener Ont. 455 415 453 9.6 0.4 1,697 1,985 -14.5
Bankruptcies   257 209 259 23.0 -0.8 936 1,156 -19.0
Proposals   198 206 194 -3.9 2.1 761 829 -8.2
Brantford Ont. 167 143 158 16.8 5.7 600 634 -5.4
Bankruptcies   95 71 82 33.8 15.9 315 332 -5.1
Proposals   72 72 76 0.0 -5.3 285 302 -5.6
Guelph Ont. 93 108 137 -13.9 -32.1 385 521 -26.1
Bankruptcies   54 41 77 31.7 -29.9 178 270 -34.1
Proposals   39 67 60 -41.8 -35.0 207 251 -17.5
London Ont. 610 532 652 14.7 -6.4 2,467 2,755 -10.5
Bankruptcies   317 290 394 9.3 -19.5 1,392 1,731 -19.6
Proposals   293 242 258 21.1 13.6 1,075 1,024 5.0
Windsor Ont. 344 342 437 0.6 -21.3 1,392 1,815 -23.3
Bankruptcies   226 205 277 10.2 -18.4 878 1,182 -25.7
Proposals   118 137 160 -13.9 -26.3 514 633 -18.8
Barrie Ont. 287 269 296 6.7 -3.0 1,053 1,122 -6.1
Bankruptcies   133 102 131 30.4 1.5 471 548 -14.1
Proposals   154 167 165 -7.8 -6.7 582 574 1.4
Greater Sudbury Ont. 158 185 191 -14.6 -17.3 682 771 -11.5
Bankruptcies   92 84 121 9.5 -24.0 374 520 -28.1
Proposals   66 101 70 -34.7 -5.7 308 251 22.7
Thunder Bay Ont. 93 108 101 -13.9 -7.9 357 415 -14.0
Bankruptcies   60 75 83 -20.0 -27.7 254 317 -19.9
Proposals   33 33 18 0.0 83.3 103 98 5.1
Winnipeg Man. 327 296 355 10.5 -7.9 1,276 1,550 -17.7
Bankruptcies   224 199 255 12.6 -12.2 884 1,156 -23.5
Proposals   103 97 100 6.2 3.0 392 394 -0.5
Regina Sask. 97 93 109 4.3 -11.0 383 477 -19.7
Bankruptcies   40 39 53 2.6 -24.5 177 256 -30.9
Proposals   57 54 56 5.6 1.8 206 221 -6.8
Saskatoon Sask. 117 136 151 -14.0 -22.5 514 568 -9.5
Bankruptcies   74 79 88 -6.3 -15.9 327 360 -9.2
Proposals   43 57 63 -24.6 -31.7 187 208 -10.1
Calgary Alta. 869 880 876 -1.3 -0.8 3,414 3,380 1.0
Bankruptcies   581 610 671 -4.8 -13.4 2,330 2,674 -12.9
Proposals   288 270 205 6.7 40.5 1,084 706 53.5
Edmonton Alta. 719 720 876 -0.1 -17.9 2,906 3,551 -18.2
Bankruptcies   427 410 565 4.1 -24.4 1,771 2,365 -25.1
Proposals   292 310 311 -5.8 -6.1 1,135 1,186 -4.3
Kelowna B.C. 201 143 155 40.6 29.7 675 704 -4.1
Bankruptcies   123 88 102 39.8 20.6 405 477 -15.1
Proposals   78 55 53 41.8 47.2 270 227 18.9
Abbotsford B.C. 147 158 99 -7.0 48.5 607 451 34.6
Bankruptcies   90 103 69 -12.6 30.4 374 340 10.0
Proposals   57 55 30 3.6 90.0 233 111 109.9
Vancouver B.C. 1,344 1,357 1,244 -1.0 8.0 5,256 5,170 1.7
Bankruptcies   848 827 847 2.5 0.1 3,316 3,702 -10.4
Proposals   496 530 397 -6.4 24.9 1,940 1,468 32.2
Victoria B.C. 278 277 282 0.4 -1.4 1,043 1,116 -6.5
Bankruptcies   168 189 201 -11.1 -16.4 689 857 -19.6
Proposals   110 88 81 25.0 35.8 354 259 36.7

Table 8: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by CMA
City Prov. Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending
Q2 2012 Q1 2012 Q2 2011 Q1 2012 to Q2 2012 Q2 2011 to Q2 2012 06-30-2012 06-30-2011 % Change
St. John's N.L. 1 1 3 0.0 -66.7 3 9 -66.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 1 3 0.0 -66.7 3 9 -66.7
Proposals empty cell 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0 --
Halifax N.S. 8 11 16 -27.3 -50.0 39 90 -56.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 8 9 14 -11.1 -42.9 32 80 -60.0
Proposals empty cell 0 2 2 -100.0 -100.0 7 10 -30.0
Moncton N.B. 5 7 5 -28.6 0.0 14 27 -48.1
Bankruptcies empty cell 2 6 4 -66.7 -50.0 10 23 -56.5
Proposals empty cell 3 1 1 200.0 200.0 4 4 0.0
Saint John N.B. 2 3 1 -33.3 100.0 9 6 50.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 2 3 1 -33.3 100.0 7 3 133.3
Proposals empty cell 0 0 0 -- -- 2 3 -33.3
Saguenay Que. 7 13 9 -46.2 -22.2 24 24 0.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 4 11 7 -63.6 -42.9 19 19 0.0
Proposals empty cell 3 2 2 50.0 50.0 5 5 0.0
Québec Que. 37 46 42 -19.6 -11.9 160 172 -7.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 27 35 36 -22.9 -25.0 115 131 -12.2
Proposals empty cell 10 11 6 -9.1 66.7 45 41 9.8
Sherbrooke Que. 4 5 4 -20.0 0.0 20 24 -16.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 4 2 2 100.0 100.0 16 15 6.7
Proposals empty cell 0 3 2 -100.0 -100.0 4 9 -55.6
Trois-Rivières Que. 13 9 6 44.4 116.7 44 29 51.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 8 6 5 33.3 60.0 32 22 45.5
Proposals empty cell 5 3 1 66.7 400.0 12 7 71.4
Montréal Que. 309 302 321 2.3 -3.7 1,190 1,201 -0.9
Bankruptcies empty cell 222 216 241 2.8 -7.9 870 894 -2.7
Proposals empty cell 87 86 80 1.2 8.7 320 307 4.2
Ottawa – Gatineau Ont./ Que. 34 27 38 25.9 -10.5 141 151 -6.6
Bankruptcies empty cell 22 19 26 15.8 -15.4 96 108 -11.1
Proposals empty cell 12 8 12 50.0 0.0 45 43 4.7
Kingston Ont. 6 4 3 50.0 100.0 14 16 -12.5
Bankruptcies empty cell 6 4 3 50.0 100.0 13 14 -7.1
Proposals empty cell 0 0 0 -- -- 1 2 -50.0
Peterborough Ont. 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 12 4 200.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 11 4 175.0
Proposals empty cell 0 0 0 -- -- 1 0 --
Oshawa Ont. 11 12 11 -8.3 0.0 34 52 -34.6
Bankruptcies empty cell 11 11 9 0.0 22.2 33 47 -29.8
Proposals empty cell 0 1 2 -100.0 -100.0 1 5 -80.0
Toronto Ont. 163 191 211 -14.7 -22.7 745 851 -12.5
Bankruptcies empty cell 118 145 172 -18.6 -31.4 557 661 -15.7
Proposals empty cell 45 46 39 -2.2 15.4 188 190 -1.1
Hamilton Ont. 14 20 25 -30.0 -44.0 71 90 -21.1
Bankruptcies empty cell 13 16 18 -18.8 -27.8 59 69 -14.5
Proposals empty cell 1 4 7 -75.0 -85.7 12 21 -42.9
St. Catharines – Niagara Ont. 9 8 9 12.5 0.0 42 55 -23.6
Bankruptcies empty cell 7 5 8 40.0 -12.5 35 47 -25.5
Proposals empty cell 2 3 1 -33.3 100.0 7 8 -12.5
Kitchener Ont. 6 13 10 -53.8 -40.0 36 40 -10.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 3 9 8 -66.7 -62.5 26 31 -16.1
Proposals empty cell 3 4 2 -25.0 50.0 10 9 11.1
Brantford Ont. 8 8 7 0.0 14.3 24 23 4.3
Bankruptcies empty cell 5 4 2 25.0 150.0 16 15 6.7
Proposals empty cell 3 4 5 -25.0 -40.0 8 8 0.0
Guelph Ont. 3 4 2 -25.0 50.0 15 5 200.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 4 1 -75.0 0.0 9 4 125.0
Proposals empty cell 2 0 1 -- 100.0 6 1 500.0
London Ont. 4 9 7 -55.6 -42.9 27 38 -28.9
Bankruptcies empty cell 3 8 5 -62.5 -40.0 22 26 -15.4
Proposals empty cell 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 5 12 -58.3
Windsor Ont. 4 10 5 -60.0 -20.0 32 30 6.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 2 9 4 -77.8 -50.0 26 25 4.0
Proposals empty cell 2 1 1 100.0 100.0 6 5 20.0
Barrie Ont. 6 6 8 0.0 -25.0 27 35 -22.9
Bankruptcies empty cell 6 4 7 50.0 -14.3 24 29 -17.2
Proposals empty cell 0 2 1 -100.0 -100.0 3 6 -50.0
Greater Sudbury Ont. 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 5 6 -16.7
Bankruptcies empty cell 0 3 1 -100.0 -100.0 4 5 -20.0
Proposals empty cell 0 0 0 -- -- 1 1 0.0
Thunder Bay Ont. 2 5 5 -60.0 -60.0 13 17 -23.5
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 3 5 -66.7 -80.0 9 16 -43.8
Proposals empty cell 1 2 0 -50.0 -- 4 1 300.0
Winnipeg Man. 2 5 3 -60.0 -33.3 29 30 -3.3
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 4 1 -75.0 0.0 25 23 8.7
Proposals empty cell 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 4 7 -42.9
Regina Sask. 8 7 9 14.3 -11.1 37 29 27.6
Bankruptcies empty cell 4 6 6 -33.3 -33.3 28 18 55.6
Proposals empty cell 4 1 3 300.0 33.3 9 11 -18.2
Saskatoon Sask. 4 11 10 -63.6 -60.0 20 34 -41.2
Bankruptcies empty cell 3 9 5 -66.7 -40.0 17 27 -37.0
Proposals empty cell 1 2 5 -50.0 -80.0 3 7 -57.1
Calgary Alta. 27 30 24 -10.0 12.5 122 122 0.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 24 25 14 -4.0 71.4 102 99 3.0
Proposals empty cell 3 5 10 -40.0 -70.0 20 23 -13.0
Edmonton Alta. 25 27 30 -7.4 -16.7 98 103 -4.9
Bankruptcies empty cell 16 20 20 -20.0 -20. 0 74 83 -10.8
Proposals empty cell 9 7 10 28.6 -10.0 24 20 20.0
Kelowna B.C. 6 6 6 0.0 0.0 23 20 15.0
Bankruptcies empty cell 5 2 4 150.0 25.0 17 15 13.3
Proposals empty cell 1 4 2 -75.0 -50.0 6 5 20.0
Abbotsford B.C. 1 4 3 -75.0 -66.7 8 6 33.3
Bankruptcies empty cell 1 1 3 0.0 -66.7 5 6 -16.7
Proposals empty cell 0 3 0 -100.0 -- 3 0 --
Vancouver B.C. 22 29 32 -24.1 -31.3 108 113 -4.4
Bankruptcies empty cell 18 21 22 -14.3 -18.2 86 83 3.6
Proposals empty cell 4 8 10 -50.0 -60.0 22 30 -26.7
Victoria B.C. 4 4 6 0.0 -33.3 21 29 -27.6
Bankruptcies empty cell 2 2 6 0.0 -66.7 12 27 -55.6
Proposals empty cell 2 2 0 0.0 -- 9 2 350.0
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