Insolvency Statistics in Canada—2016
(Tables 7 and 8)

Table 7: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by Census Metropolitan Area (CMA)
Metropolitan AreaProv.Volume2017
20172016% ChangeAssets Declared at the Time of Filing ($)Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
St. John'sN.L.1,02787217.8144,946,001167,390,718
Bankruptciesempty cell5595276.154,967,00079,900,871
Proposalsempty cell46834535.789,979,00187,489,847
HalifaxN.S.2,0682,0341.7169,330,126237,472,692
Bankruptciesempty cell1,3891,462-5.085,860,964147,627,421
Proposalsempty cell67957218.783,469,16289,845,271
MonctonN.B.9649363.085,342,085114,789,711
Bankruptciesempty cell529594-10.934,413,66959,420,021
Proposalsempty cell43534227.250,928,41655,369,690
Saint JohnN.B.8057892.072,145,21498,088,819
Bankruptciesempty cell429490-12.422,742,46143,166,359
Proposalsempty cell37629925.849,402,75354,922,460
SaguenayQue.887896-1.074,153,92681,293,129
Bankruptciesempty cell5285044.827,331,22739,429,845
Proposalsempty cell359392-8.446,822,69941,863,284
QuébecQue.3,6233,17614.1256,581,659342,421,230
Bankruptciesempty cell2,1211,91910.590,330,197159,111,799
Proposalsempty cell1,5021,25719.5166,251,462183,309,431
SherbrookeQue.1,09895515.075,183,27193,814,682
Bankruptciesempty cell74263417.036,794,34459,312,111
Proposalsempty cell35632110.938,388,92734,502,571
Trois-RivièresQue.88779911.051,765,76370,437,531
Bankruptciesempty cell59553611.022,582,33740,308,619
Proposalsempty cell29226311.029,183,42630,128,912
MontréalQue.19,31219,0691.31,314,685,1261,910,961,629
Bankruptciesempty cell9,87910,178-2.9324,026,941835,414,985
Proposalsempty cell9,4338,8916.1990,658,1851,075,546,644
Ottawa – GatineauOnt./Que.4,8534,4938.0443,370,124574,373,374
Bankruptciesempty cell2,4582,3813.2147,124,461267,601,730
Proposalsempty cell2,3952,11213.4296,245,663306,771,644
KingstonOnt.4604600.035,114,51143,081,473
Bankruptciesempty cell208232-10.37,365,52914,767,363
Proposalsempty cell25222810.527,748,98228,314,110
PeterboroughOnt.3643329.617,452,02125,915,235
Bankruptciesempty cell1371314.63,530,31611,587,811
Proposalsempty cell22720112.913,921,70514,327,424
OshawaOnt.1,0389835.658,093,09078,243,615
Bankruptciesempty cell385391-1.513,392,37231,421,558
Proposalsempty cell65359210.344,700,71846,822,057
TorontoOnt.14,56013,9384.5671,688,6871,339,292,958
Bankruptciesempty cell5,0275,072-0.9108,680,419536,906,727
Proposalsempty cell9,5338,8667.5563,008,268802,386,231
HamiltonOnt.1,8341,948-5.976,605,362194,660,653
Bankruptciesempty cell726841-13.714,191,02556,347,033
Proposalsempty cell1,1081,1070.162,414,337138,313,620
St. Catharines – NiagaraOnt.1,3301,544-13.962,649,81998,018,423
Bankruptciesempty cell536625-14.211,706,31538,878,026
Proposalsempty cell794919-13.650,943,50459,140,397
KitchenerOnt.1,3961,422-1.852,052,92494,980,330
Bankruptciesempty cell583667-12.612,008,43142,502,198
Proposalsempty cell8137557.740,044,49352,478,132
BrantfordOnt.371408-9.115,444,54125,242,522
Bankruptciesempty cell139174-20.11,821,3599,130,914
Proposalsempty cell232234-0.913,623,18216,111,608
GuelphOnt.37132414.517,162,50432,933,106
Bankruptciesempty cell1591487.42,955,31116,153,355
Proposalsempty cell21217620.514,207,19316,779,751
LondonOnt.1,7591,925-8.6102,399,168143,411,385
Bankruptciesempty cell733833-12.024,882,29257,306,800
Proposalsempty cell1,0261,092-6.077,516,87686,104,585
WindsorOnt.1,05995710.769,752,448387,873,751
Bankruptciesempty cell4514324.417,325,728328,621,018
Proposalsempty cell60852515.852,426,72059,252,733
BarrieOnt.7627058.136,669,45856,932,069
Bankruptciesempty cell3022836.75,775,12122,707,623
Proposalsempty cell4604229.030,894,33734,224,446
Greater SudburyOnt.9188843.899,914,32099,792,952
Bankruptciesempty cell367410-10.521,412,99835,948,845
Proposalsempty cell55147416.278,501,32263,844,107
Thunder BayOnt.3363360.032,298,78835,124,023
Bankruptciesempty cell189196-3.610,115,00215,425,318
Proposalsempty cell1471405.022,183,78619,698,705
WinnipegMan.1,6871,6075.0151,328,422217,953,934
Bankruptciesempty cell879913-3.754,359,374116,826,274
Proposalsempty cell80869416.496,969,048101,127,660
ReginaSask.81368319.0137,681,871132,929,311
Bankruptciesempty cell26923614.030,229,27741,628,569
Proposalsempty cell54444721.7107,452,59491,300,742
SaskatoonSask.92473026.6159,676,990160,966,881
Bankruptciesempty cell43237614.953,702,96469,779,626
Proposalsempty cell49235439.0105,974,02691,187,255
CalgaryAlta.4,5513,89916.7710,282,325868,696,279
Bankruptciesempty cell1,5291,39010.0182,512,265331,116,953
Proposalsempty cell3,0222,50920.4527,770,060537,579,326
EdmontonAlta.4,3143,50423.1656,556,172768,026,532
Bankruptciesempty cell1,6051,5612.8179,597,577285,971,079
Proposalsempty cell2,7091,94339.4476,958,595482,055,453
KelownaB.C.5124943.638,133,66577,157,058
Bankruptciesempty cell218223-2.212,238,93144,016,883
Proposalsempty cell2942718.525,894,73433,140,175
AbbotsfordB.C.394421-6.420,225,72937,803,834
Bankruptcies 167177-5.68,517,62421,648,032
Proposals 227244-7.011,708,10516,155,802
VancouverB.C.4,6074,5331.6178,136,063425,515,026
Bankruptcies 1,6751,733-3.339,299,266196,580,064
Proposals 2,9322,8004.7138,836,797228,934,962
VictoriaB.C.9371,073-12.745,906,36481,847,280
Bankruptciesempty cell352417-15.611,323,50434,014,756
Proposalsempty cell585656-10.834,582,86047,832,524
Table 8: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by Census Metropolitan Area (CMA)
Metropolitan AreaProv.Volume2016
20162015% ChangeAssets Declared at the Time of Filing ($)Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
St. John'sN.L.1314-7.12,304,55611,630,229
Bankruptciesempty cell812-33.32,300,5555,820,976
Proposalsempty cell52150.04,0015,809,253
HalifaxN.S.3349-32.73,434,91516,325,673
Bankruptciesempty cell2835-20.03,295,21914,947,513
Proposalsempty cell514-64.3139,6961,378,160
MonctonN.B.1118-38.93,620,85016,728,571
Bankruptcies 914-35.73,272,74816,009,720
Proposals 24-50.0348,102718,851
Saint JohnN.B.12850.03,257,9428,321,987
Bankruptciesempty cell9728.62,944,1764,609,530
Proposalsempty cell31200.0313,7663,712,457
SaguenayQue.30287.14,092,80912,625,992
Bankruptciesempty cell24229.13,671,1497,655,217
Proposalsempty cell660.0421,6604,970,775
QuébecQue.21117818.514,312,99791,941,413
Bankruptcies 1461358.110,027,35645,740,958
Proposals 654351.24,285,64146,200,455
SherbrookeQue.342536.03,425,51724,246,594
Bankruptciesempty cell281947.42,883,39112,963,208
Proposalsempty cell660.0542,12611,283,386
Trois-RivièresQue.48472.12,678,10417,980,290
Bankruptciesempty cell383218.82,613,2278,084,478
Proposalsempty cell1015-33.364,8779,895,812
MontréalQue.1,0991,135-3.260,246,9641,111,524,485
Bankruptciesempty cell819831-1.437,197,041605,010,665
Proposalsempty cell280304-7.923,049,923506,513,820
Ottawa – GatineauOnt./Que.136189-28.08,359,16074,620,542
Bankruptciesempty cell103149-30.96,831,47654,882,460
Proposalsempty cell3340-17.51,527,68419,738,082
KingstonOnt.515-66.7393,8375,148,391
Bankruptciesempty cell513-61.5393,8375,148,391
Proposalsempty cell02-100.000
PeterboroughOnt.440.02,571,2033,240,310
Bankruptciesempty cell24-50.02,205,5002,707,645
Proposalsempty cell20--365,703532,665
OshawaOnt.2934-14.71,788,81131,601,874
Bankruptciesempty cell2231-29.01,141,53314,220,744
Proposalsempty cell73133.3647,27817,381,130
TorontoOnt.435521-16.548,577,830550,216,597
Bankruptciesempty cell318401-20.743,252,646300,993,183
Proposalsempty cell117120-2.55,325,184249,223,414
HamiltonOnt.4467-34.32,794,73438,534,394
Bankruptciesempty cell3744-15.92,780,37928,090,219
Proposalsempty cell723-69.614,35510,444,175
St. Catharines – NiagaraOnt.28267.71,572,47314,839,498
Bankruptciesempty cell261936.81,550,72314,743,318
Proposalsempty cell27-71.421,75096,180
KitchenerOnt.2512108.3841,3707,712,337
Bankruptciesempty cell201181.8801,7666,270,806
Proposalsempty cell51400.039,6041,441,531
BrantfordOnt.17166.36,511,91211,253,737
Bankruptciesempty cell12119.16,511,9126,969,860
Proposalsempty cell550.004,283,877
GuelphOnt.312-75.01,551,0033,173,743
Bankruptcies 26-66.731,528,479
Proposals 16-83.31,551,0001,645,264
LondonOnt.352540.02,227,89122,061,484
Bankruptciesempty cell201625.01,639,71810,660,631
Proposalsempty cell15966.7588,17311,400,853
WindsorOnt.3718105.63,730,77623,140,171
Bankruptciesempty cell2914107.12,753,41118,198,992
Proposalsempty cell84100.0977,3654,941,179
BarrieOnt.1822-18.22,329,1439,128,193
Bankruptciesempty cell1317-23.5405,5134,074,622
Proposalsempty cell550.01,923,6305,053,571
Greater SudburyOnt.49-55.6284,494459,544
Bankruptciesempty cell17-85.749,07397,942
Proposalsempty cell3250.0235,421361,602
Thunder BayOnt.13785.71,981,66314,282,963
Bankruptciesempty cell8633.31,978,36314,187,454
Proposalsempty cell51400.03,30095,509
WinnipegMan.221729.42,622,35510,352,471
Bankruptciesempty cell12119.1929,5872,702,518
Proposalsempty cell10666.71,692,7687,649,953
ReginaSask.3740-7.56,051,80915,520,007
Bankruptciesempty cell292611.55,153,94214,533,720
Proposalsempty cell814-42.9897,867986,287
SaskatoonSask.211540.02,545,748220,749,587
Bankruptciesempty cell14137.71,352,411103,089,710
Proposalsempty cell72250.01,193,337117,659,877
CalgaryAlta.764858.3199,277,9701,022,078,917
Bankruptcies 533839.5196,825,538988,777,580
Proposals 2310130.02,452,43233,301,337
EdmontonAlta.544228.629,031,716243,817,045
Bankruptciesempty cell373023.317,688,245197,558,263
Proposalsempty cell171241.711,343,47146,258,782
KelownaB.C.1217-29.4921,3619,828,314
Bankruptciesempty cell1014-28.6701,6618,125,285
Proposalsempty cell23-33.3219,7001,703,029
AbbotsfordB.C.58-37.515,114626,966
Bankruptciesempty cell37-57.115,114626,966
Proposalsempty cell21100.000
VancouverB.C.97110-11.8178,486,35412,581,780,361
Bankruptciesempty cell7275-4.0169,250,55512,550,365,608
Proposalsempty cell2535-28.69,235,79931,414,753
VictoriaB.C.14137.712,571,26939,454,817
Bankruptciesempty cell910-10.010,856,55332,324,258
Proposalsempty cell5366.71,714,7167,130,559