Insolvency statistics in Canada—Fourth quarter of 2020 (br04423)

Table 8: Insolvencies Filed by Businesses by CMA
- Province Volume % Change 12-Month Period Ending 
Q4 2020 Q3 2020 Q4 2019 Q3 2020 to
Q4 2020
Q4 2019 to
Q4 2020
12-31-2020 12-31-2019 % Change
St. John's N.L. 0 3 5 -100.0 -100.0 3 16 -81.3
Bankruptcies 0 3 4 -100.0 -100.0 3 14 -78.6
Proposals 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 0 2 -100.0
Halifax N.S. 3 0 5 n/a -40.0 10 29 -65.5
Bankruptcies 2 0 5 n/a -60.0 7 24 -70.8
Proposals 1 0 0 n/a n/a 3 5 -40.0
Moncton N.B. 2 1 2 100.0 0.0 4 14 -71.4
Bankruptcies 2 0 1 n/a 100.0 2 11 -81.8
Proposals 0 1 1 -100.0 -100.0 2 3 -33.3
Saint John N.B. 1 0 1 n/a 0.0 3 5 -40.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 2 3 -33.3
Proposals 1 0 0 n/a n/a 1 2 -50.0
Saguenay Que. 7 5 8 40.0 -12.5 26 42 -38.1
Bankruptcies 5 5 7 0.0 -28.6 22 36 -38.9
Proposals 2 0 1 n/a 100.0 4 6 -33.3
Québec Que. 36 43 60 -16.3 -40.0 176 211 -16.6
Bankruptcies 32 43 52 -25.6 -38.5 148 166 -10.8
Proposals 4 0 8 n/a -50.0 28 45 -37.8
Sherbrooke Que. 7 7 9 0.0 -22.2 40 31 29.0
Bankruptcies 5 6 9 -16.7 -44.4 29 24 20.8
Proposals 2 1 0 100.0 n/a 11 7 57.1
Trois-Rivières Que. 15 2 11 650.0 36.4 34 48 -29.2
Bankruptcies 14 2 11 600.0 27.3 26 44 -40.9
Proposals 1 0 0 n/a n/a 8 4 100.0
Montréal Que. 207 213 268 -2.8 -22.8 865 1,104 -21.6
Bankruptcies 170 164 191 3.7 -11.0 669 829 -19.3
Proposals 37 49 77 -24.5 -51.9 196 275 -28.7
Ottawa - Gatineau Ont./ Que. 23 22 41 4.5 -43.9 107 176 -39.2
Bankruptcies 18 14 27 28.6 -33.3 80 121 -33.9
Proposals 5 8 14 -37.5 -64.3 27 55 -50.9
Kingston Ont. 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 2 2 0.0
Bankruptcies 1 1 1 0.0 0.0 2 2 0.0
Proposals 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
Peterborough Ont. 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1 2 -50.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1 2 -50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
Oshawa Ont. 0 2 5 -100.0 -100.0 6 22 -72.7
Bankruptcies 0 2 5 -100.0 -100.0 3 17 -82.4
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 3 5 -40.0
Toronto Ont. 110 107 117 2.8 -6.0 446 443 0.7
Bankruptcies 75 83 73 -9.6 2.7 316 316 0.0
Proposals 35 24 44 45.8 -20.5 130 127 2.4
Hamilton Ont. 8 9 5 -11.1 60.0 26 51 -49.0
Bankruptcies 6 6 5 0.0 20.0 19 45 -57.8
Proposals 2 3 0 -33.3 n/a 7 6 16.7
St. Catharines - Niagara Ont. 3 2 6 50.0 -50.0 11 26 -57.7
Bankruptcies 1 0 5 n/a -80.0 5 21 -76.2
Proposals 2 2 1 0.0 100.0 6 5 20.0
Kitchener Ont. 9 4 1 125.0 800.0 22 27 -18.5
Bankruptcies 5 2 0 150.0 n/a 14 19 -26.3
Proposals 4 2 1 100.0 300.0 8 8 0.0
Brantford Ont. 1 2 2 -50.0 -50.0 5 9 -44.4
Bankruptcies 1 1 2 0.0 -50.0 4 5 -20.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 n/a 1 4 -75.0
Guelph Ont. 0 1 0 -100.0 n/a 11 3 266.7
Bankruptcies 0 1 0 -100.0 n/a 7 1 600.0
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 4 2 100.0
London Ont. 8 3 10 166.7 -20.0 22 24 -8.3
Bankruptcies 2 1 6 100.0 -66.7 6 16 -62.5
Proposals 6 2 4 200.0 50.0 16 8 100.0
Windsor Ont. 1 1 5 0.0 -80.0 11 19 -42.1
Bankruptcies 1 1 5 0.0 -80.0 7 15 -53.3
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 4 4 0.0
Barrie Ont. 2 3 2 -33.3 0.0 14 7 100.0
Bankruptcies 2 2 2 0.0 0.0 9 4 125.0
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 n/a 5 3 66.7
Greater Sudbury Ont. 3 0 2 n/a 50.0 5 4 25.0
Bankruptcies 2 0 1 n/a 100.0 4 3 33.3
Proposals 1 0 1 n/a 0.0 1 1 0.0
Thunder Bay Ont. 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 1 3 -66.7
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 1 2 -50.0
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 1 -100.0
Winnipeg Man. 3 5 7 -40.0 -57.1 17 23 -26.1
Bankruptcies 3 4 5 -25.0 -40.0 16 18 -11.1
Proposals 0 1 2 -100.0 -100.0 1 5 -80.0
Regina Sask. 2 3 19 -33.3 -89.5 14 43 -67.4
Bankruptcies 2 3 12 -33.3 -83.3 12 27 -55.6
Proposals 0 0 7 n/a -100.0 2 16 -87.5
Saskatoon Sask. 1 1 3 0.0 -66.7 12 10 20.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 3 n/a -66.7 9 8 12.5
Proposals 0 1 0 -100.0 n/a 3 2 50.0
Calgary Alta. 15 10 22 50.0 -31.8 65 91 -28.6
Bankruptcies 10 7 13 42.9 -23.1 46 66 -30.3
Proposals 5 3 9 66.7 -44.4 19 25 -24.0
Edmonton Alta. 11 7 16 57.1 -31.3 45 71 -36.6
Bankruptcies 9 7 11 28.6 -18.2 39 49 -20.4
Proposals 2 0 5 n/a -60.0 6 22 -72.7
Kelowna B.C. 0 0 2 n/a -100.0 5 5 0.0
Bankruptcies 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 3 2 50.0
Proposals 0 0 1 n/a -100.0 2 3 -33.3
Abbotsford B.C. 1 0 0 n/a n/a 2 4 -50.0
Bankruptcies 1 0 0 n/a n/a 2 3 -33.3
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 1 -100.0
Vancouver B.C. 21 15 9 40.0 133.3 83 69 20.3
Bankruptcies 17 12 7 41.7 142.9 50 52 -3.8
Proposals 4 3 2 33.3 100.0 33 17 94.1
Victoria B.C. 4 0 1 n/a 300.0 8 11 -27.3
Bankruptcies 4 0 1 n/a 300.0 8 9 -11.1
Proposals 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 2 -100.0