Insolvency Statistics in Canada — 2019 (Table 7 and 8)

Table 7: Insolvencies Filed by Consumers by CMA
- Province Volume 2019
2019 2018 % Change Assets Declared at the Time of Filing ($) Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
St. John's N.L. 1,267 1,146 10.6 181,555,735 212,124,829
Bankruptcies 558 520 7.3 54,543,201 82,638,429
Proposals 709 626 13.3 127,012,534 129,486,400
Halifax N.S. 2,081 2,031 2.5 164,282,701 224,687,986
Bankruptcies 1,084 1,193 -9.1 55,656,610 105,611,622
Proposals 997 838 19.0 108,626,091 119,076,364
Moncton N.B. 1,062 867 22.5 92,959,775 120,012,248
Bankruptcies 473 428 10.5 27,023,570 51,569,878
Proposals 589 439 34.2 65,936,205 68,442,370
Saint John N.B. 759 770 -1.4 60,974,915 83,063,932
Bankruptcies 386 360 7.2 17,376,236 38,388,205
Proposals 373 410 -9.0 43,598,679 44,675,727
Saguenay Que. 947 903 4.9 85,548,304 95,053,485
Bankruptcies 494 513 -3.7 29,890,434 45,945,851
Proposals 453 390 16.2 55,657,870 49,107,634
Québec Que. 3,856 3,584 7.6 299,710,668 373,141,110
Bankruptcies 1,951 1,973 -1.1 87,794,461 153,396,691
Proposals 1,905 1,611 18.2 211,916,207 219,744,419
Sherbrooke Que. 1,051 1,096 -4.1 61,439,720 98,402,598
Bankruptcies 610 694 -12.1 23,443,101 57,079,946
Proposals 441 402 9.7 37,996,619 41,322,652
Trois-Rivières Que. 941 874 7.7 49,260,122 69,196,607
Bankruptcies 548 561 -2.3 17,944,230 33,432,297
Proposals 393 313 25.6 31,315,892 35,764,310
Montréal Que. 19,116 18,877 1.3 1,163,355,299 2,982,107,318
Bankruptcies 8,480 9,143 -7.3 226,606,356 748,530,896
Proposals 10,636 9,734 9.3 936,748,943 2,233,576,422
Ottawa - Gatineau Ont./Que. 5,080 4,851 4.7 374,061,992 517,559,586
Bankruptcies 1,943 2,135 -9.0 71,910,448 174,924,839
Proposals 3,137 2,716 15.5 302,151,544 342,634,747
Kingston Ont. 572 500 14.4 39,626,702 53,926,691
Bankruptcies 222 238 -6.7 7,068,672 20,743,925
Proposals 350 262 33.6 32,558,030 33,182,766
Peterborough Ont. 413 359 15.0 25,887,491 34,962,671
Bankruptcies 109 132 -17.4 2,692,867 9,159,335
Proposals 304 227 33.9 23,194,624 25,803,336
Oshawa Ont. 1,513 1,131 33.8 125,989,990 148,674,317
Bankruptcies 439 380 15.5 10,106,194 33,701,305
Proposals 1,074 751 43.0 115,883,796 114,973,012
Toronto Ont. 17,162 14,452 18.8 1,074,228,619 1,722,772,165
Bankruptcies 4,641 4,525 2.6 126,849,639 558,259,579
Proposals 12,521 9,927 26.1 947,378,980 1,164,512,586
Hamilton Ont. 2,228 1,899 17.3 103,583,265 179,454,486
Bankruptcies 700 709 -1.3 14,076,476 62,234,127
Proposals 1,528 1,190 28.4 89,506,789 117,220,359
St. Catharines - Niagara Ont. 1,463 1,331 9.9 78,926,358 129,571,101
Bankruptcies 547 538 1.7 12,242,165 60,599,621
Proposals 916 793 15.5 66,684,193 68,971,480
Kitchener Ont. 1,647 1,509 9.1 74,548,981 120,155,564
Bankruptcies 551 545 1.1 11,650,437 45,007,784
Proposals 1,096 964 13.7 62,898,544 75,147,780
Brantford Ont. 467 372 25.5 28,481,621 35,653,729
Bankruptcies 140 129 8.5 2,953,749 10,469,493
Proposals 327 243 34.6 25,527,872 25,184,236
Guelph Ont. 456 408 11.8 24,665,349 35,368,807
Bankruptcies 188 198 -5.1 3,532,361 13,839,774
Proposals 268 210 27.6 21,132,988 21,529,033
London Ont. 1,875 1,758 6.7 66,739,526 120,288,918
Bankruptcies 632 695 -9.1 10,453,408 42,216,752
Proposals 1,243 1,063 16.9 56,286,118 78,072,166
Windsor Ont. 1,122 1,034 8.5 55,970,983 86,495,313
Bankruptcies 419 469 -10.7 9,235,768 30,134,636
Proposals 703 565 24.4 46,735,215 56,360,677
Barrie Ont. 951 815 16.7 63,625,876 85,827,805
Bankruptcies 280 277 1.1 8,799,469 24,853,622
Proposals 671 538 24.7 54,826,407 60,974,183
Greater Sudbury Ont. 964 878 9.8 89,745,283 95,284,846
Bankruptcies 333 339 -1.8 14,369,935 28,693,337
Proposals 631 539 17.1 75,375,348 66,591,509
Thunder Bay Ont. 384 375 2.4 31,962,325 41,279,600
Bankruptcies 220 230 -4.3 13,042,740 21,560,917
Proposals 164 145 13.1 18,919,585 19,718,683
Winnipeg Man. 2,044 1,896 7.8 206,446,173 273,416,289
Bankruptcies 852 908 -6.2 55,304,797 114,901,633
Proposals 1,192 988 20.6 151,141,376 158,514,656
Regina Sask. 948 896 5.8 170,862,943 174,142,228
Bankruptcies 266 230 15.7 40,111,976 57,215,331
Proposals 682 666 2.4 130,750,967 116,926,897
Saskatoon Sask. 973 993 -2.0 182,411,085 178,981,467
Bankruptcies 376 391 -3.8 56,308,326 80,610,389
Proposals 597 602 -0.8 126,102,759 98,371,078
Calgary Alta. 5,422 4,982 8.8 890,549,404 1,139,341,556
Bankruptcies 1,939 1,683 15.2 260,773,077 500,896,235
Proposals 3,483 3,299 5.6 629,776,327 638,445,321
Edmonton Alta. 5,272 4,661 13.1 807,479,771 993,093,352
Bankruptcies 1,673 1,475 13.4 200,513,967 334,370,631
Proposals 3,599 3,186 13.0 606,965,804 658,722,721
Kelowna B.C. 575 554 3.8 26,325,005 59,845,584
Bankruptcies 207 229 -9.6 5,078,119 27,696,363
Proposals 368 325 13.2 21,246,886 32,149,221
Abbotsford B.C. 442 358 23.5 18,439,552 48,842,317
Bankruptcies 161 147 9.5 3,893,914 26,120,117
Proposals 281 211 33.2 14,545,638 22,722,200
Vancouver B.C. 5,089 4,623 10.1 238,092,657 506,132,818
Bankruptcies 1,643 1,646 -0.2 54,342,553 241,663,073
Proposals 3,446 2,977 15.8 183,750,104 264,469,745
Victoria B.C. 1,051 1,040 1.1 38,802,237 74,467,113
Bankruptcies 309 352 -12.2 6,556,314 25,218,249
Proposals 742 688 7.8 32,245,923 49,248,864
Table 8: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by CMA
- Province Volume 2019
2019 2018 % Change Assets Declared at the Time of Filing ($) Liabilities Declared at the Time of Filing ($)
St. John's N.L. 16 13 23.1 7,117,429 21,942,924
Bankruptcies 14 11 27.3 7,094,073 21,519,105
Proposals 2 2 0.0 23,356 423,819
Halifax N.S. 29 30 -3.3 34,082,078 661,307,226
Bankruptcies 24 22 9.1 34,081,975 661,099,115
Proposals 5 8 -37.5 103 208,111
Moncton N.B. 14 8 75.0 13,062,873 20,379,028
Bankruptcies 11 6 83.3 12,947,969 20,115,843
Proposals 3 2 50.0 114,904 263,185
Saint John N.B. 5 9 -44.4 368,259 866,732
Bankruptcies 3 9 -66.7 360,700 667,551
Proposals 2 0 n/a 7,559 199,181
Saguenay Que. 42 32 31.3 4,941,185 24,800,410
Bankruptcies 36 25 44.0 3,395,101 15,497,284
Proposals 6 7 -14.3 1,546,084 9,303,126
Québec Que. 211 235 -10.2 8,543,764 109,393,002
Bankruptcies 166 177 -6.2 8,302,191 41,791,316
Proposals 45 58 -22.4 241,573 67,601,686
Sherbrooke Que. 31 33 -6.1 14,833,245 69,125,572
Bankruptcies 24 31 -22.6 2,095,086 9,912,582
Proposals 7 2 250.0 12,738,159 59,212,990
Trois-Rivières Que. 48 51 -5.9 2,093,587 11,008,351
Bankruptcies 44 34 29.4 2,093,584 8,196,599
Proposals 4 17 -76.5 3 2,811,752
Montréal Que. 1,104 1,069 3.3 69,400,003 1,492,967,392
Bankruptcies 829 817 1.5 44,686,161 817,445,544
Proposals 275 252 9.1 24,713,842 675,521,848
Ottawa - Gatineau Ont./Que. 176 152 15.8 10,385,629 55,230,683
Bankruptcies 121 112 8.0 6,888,059 43,136,149
Proposals 55 40 37.5 3,497,570 12,094,534
Kingston Ont. 2 6 -66.7 372,277 1,433,187
Bankruptcies 2 5 -60.0 372,277 1,433,187
Proposals 0 1 -100.0 0 0
Peterborough Ont. 2 4 -50.0 22,200 140,561
Bankruptcies 2 4 -50.0 22,200 140,561
Proposals 0 0 n/a 0 0
Oshawa Ont. 22 29 -24.1 7,604,126 13,880,531
Bankruptcies 17 25 -32.0 7,542,648 10,929,092
Proposals 5 4 25.0 61,478 2,951,439
Toronto Ont. 443 491 -9.8 78,796,331 1,547,885,666
Bankruptcies 316 351 -10.0 72,064,612 1,420,342,378
Proposals 127 140 -9.3 6,731,719 127,543,288
Hamilton Ont. 51 45 13.3 4,871,774 76,351,802
Bankruptcies 45 32 40.6 4,637,023 75,926,865
Proposals 6 13 -53.8 234,751 424,937
St. Catharines - Niagara Ont. 26 21 23.8 9,891,195 22,316,103
Bankruptcies 21 16 31.3 9,815,140 21,642,990
Proposals 5 5 0.0 76,055 673,113
Kitchener Ont. 27 15 80.0 14,799,882 335,465,824
Bankruptcies 19 13 46.2 13,974,900 332,403,581
Proposals 8 2 300.0 824,982 3,062,243
Brantford Ont. 9 9 0.0 517,206 8,143,197
Bankruptcies 5 5 0.0 306,205 1,003,194
Proposals 4 4 0.0 211,001 7,140,003
Guelph Ont. 3 6 -50.0 15,800 3,267,447
Bankruptcies 1 5 -80.0 0 2,818,383
Proposals 2 1 100.0 15,800 449,064
London Ont. 24 24 0.0 1,416,987 79,518,678
Bankruptcies 16 15 6.7 1,352,962 79,090,266
Proposals 8 9 -11.1 64,025 428,412
Windsor Ont. 19 21 -9.5 2,926,945 115,568,427
Bankruptcies 15 17 -11.8 1,984,885 113,370,697
Proposals 4 4 0.0 942,060 2,197,730
Barrie Ont. 7 17 -58.8 4,804,442 8,953,936
Bankruptcies 4 14 -71.4 445,926 2,309,126
Proposals 3 3 0.0 4,358,516 6,644,810
Greater Sudbury Ont. 4 8 -50.0 11,801 501,578
Bankruptcies 3 4 -25.0 11,801 370,778
Proposals 1 4 -75.0 0 130,800
Thunder Bay Ont. 3 6 -50.0 104,550 1,601,011
Bankruptcies 2 5 -60.0 28,650 1,417,256
Proposals 1 1 0.0 75,900 183,755
Winnipeg Man. 23 17 35.3 12,471,442 42,137,516
Bankruptcies 18 17 5.9 12,256,730 41,366,098
Proposals 5 0 n/a 214,712 771,418
Regina Sask. 43 41 4.9 11,771,237 21,677,431
Bankruptcies 27 23 17.4 5,945,556 14,980,284
Proposals 16 18 -11.1 5,825,681 6,697,147
Saskatoon Sask. 10 21 -52.4 413,468 4,229,447
Bankruptcies 8 13 -38.5 383,490 4,087,049
Proposals 2 8 -75.0 29,978 142,398
Calgary Alta. 91 76 19.7 35,852,407 1,046,655,317
Bankruptcies 66 57 15.8 34,669,712 340,394,265
Proposals 25 19 31.6 1,182,695 706,261,052
Edmonton Alta. 71 58 22.4 43,435,616 656,848,594
Bankruptcies 49 38 28.9 42,110,687 556,079,696
Proposals 22 20 10.0 1,324,929 100,768,898
Kelowna B.C. 5 4 25.0 640,356 1,145,183
Bankruptcies 2 3 -33.3 5,135 34,302
Proposals 3 1 200.0 635,221 1,110,881
Abbotsford B.C. 4 9 -55.6 7,514,775 6,648,781
Bankruptcies 3 9 -66.7 11,403 1,064,739
Proposals 1 0 n/a 7,503,372 5,584,042
Vancouver B.C. 69 50 38.0 41,643,064 268,136,982
Bankruptcies 52 33 57.6 41,422,652 158,759,849
Proposals 17 17 0.0 220,412 109,377,133
Victoria B.C. 11 6 83.3 2,356,286 7,132,904
Bankruptcies 9 3 200.0 2,329,236 6,947,171
Proposals 2 3 -33.3 27,050 185,733