Bankruptcy Statistics 2014 – January 2014 to December 2014

Bankruptcy Statistics 2014 - January 2014 to December 2014The bankruptcy statistics for the months of 2014 are laid out below:


Bankruptcy Statistics January 2014

Insolvencies decline by 5.4% in January, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 4.1% for the year ended January 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (68,610/71,540).
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.2% for the year ended January 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,194/3,201).
  • Proposals were up by 4.7% for the year ended January 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (50,637/48,362).
  • For the 12 months ended January 31, 2014 insolvencies were up by 0.5% compared with the previous year. (122,441/123,103).

Bankruptcy Statistics February 2014

Insolvencies increase by 2.6% in February, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 3.1% for the year ended February 28, 2014 compared with the previous year (68,442/70,650).
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.4% for the year ended February 28, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,163/3,175).
  • Proposals were up by 6.2% for the year ended February 28, 2014 compared with the previous year. (51,091/48,101).
  • For the 12 months ended February 28, 2014 insolvencies were up by 0.6% compared with the previous year. (122,696/121,926).

Bankruptcy Statistics March 2014

Insolvencies increase by 2.1% in March, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 2.4% for the year ended March 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (68,226/69,895).
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.1% for the year ended March 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,156/3,159).
  • Proposals were up by 7.4% for the year ended March 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (51,535/47,964).
  • For the 12 months ended March 31, 2014 insolvencies were up by 1.6% compared with the previous year. (122,917/121,018).

Bankruptcy Statistics April 2014

Insolvencies decrease by 3.7% in April, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 3.6% for the year ended April 30, 2014 compared with the previous year (67,641/70,131).
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.9% for the year ended April 30, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,153/3,183).
  • Proposals were up by 6.5% for the year ended April 30, 2014 compared with the previous year. (51,699/48,524).
  • For the 12 months ended April 30, 2014 insolvencies were up by 0.5% compared with the previous year. (122,493/121,838).

Bankruptcy Statistics May 2014

Insolvencies decrease by 3.7% in May, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 4.0% for the year ended May 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (67,202/69,998)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 1.4% for the year ended May 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,140/3,186).
  • Proposals were up by 5.9% for the year ended May 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (51,723/48,834).
  • For the 12 months ended May 31, 2014 insolvencies were almost unchanged compared with the previous year. (122,065/122,018).

Bankruptcy Statistics June 2014

Insolvencies decrease by 0.4% in June, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.3% for the year ended June 30, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,144/3,153).
  • Proposals were up by 6.6% for the year ended June 30, 2014 compared with the previous year. (52,070/48,857).
  • For the 12 months ended June 30, 2014 insolvencies were up 0.3%. (122,024/121,630).

Bankruptcy Statistics July 2014

Insolvencies increase by 1.5% in July, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.(10,230/10,076)

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 4.8% for the year ended July 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (66,441/69,797).
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.3% for the year ended July 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,142/3,153).
  • Proposals were up by 6.9% for the year ended July 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (52,595/49,191).
  • For the 12 months ended July 31, 2014 insolvencies were almost unchanged from the prior 12 months. (122,178/122,141).

Bankruptcy Statistics August 2014

Insolvencies were down by 5.5% in August, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 5.5% for the year ended August 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (65,732/69,558)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 1.6% for the year ended August 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,113/3,165).
  • Proposals were up by 7% for the year ended August 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (52,786/49,310).
  • For the 12 months ended August 31, 2014 insolvencies were down by 0.3% from the prior 12 months. (121,631/122,033).

Bankruptcy Statistics September 2014

Insolvencies were up by 2.7% in September, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 5.8% for the year ended September 30, 2014 compared with the previous year (65,598/69,671)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 1.5% for the year ended September 30, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,109/3,156).
  • Proposals were up by 6.5% for the year ended September 30, 2014 compared with the previous year. (53,173/49,919).
  • For the 12 months ended September 30, 2014 insolvencies were down by 0.7% from the prior 12 months. (121,880/122,746).

Bankruptcy Statistics October 2014

Insolvencies were down by 0.7% in October, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 6.4% for the year ended October 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (65,088/69,566)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 1.9% for the year ended October 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,137/3,197).
  • Proposals were up by 6.8% for the year ended October 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (53,572/50,174).
  • For the 12 months ended October 31, 2014 insolvencies were down by 0.9% from the prior 12 months. (121,797/122,937).

Bankruptcy Statistics November 2014

Insolvencies were down by 4.3% in November, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 6.6% for the year ended November 30, 2014 compared with the previous year (64,561/69,121)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 0.2% for the year ended November 30, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,155/3,162).
  • Proposals were up by 6.8% for the year ended November 30, 2014 compared with the previous year. (53,648/50,213).
  • For the 12 months ended November 30, 2014 insolvencies were down by 0.9% from the prior 12 months. (121,364/122,496).

Bankruptcy Statistics December 2014

Insolvencies were up by 10.7% in December, 2014 compared with the same month the previous year.

  • Consumer Bankruptcies were down by 6.3% for the year ended December 31, 2014 compared with the previous year (64,839/69,224.)
  • Business Bankruptcies were down by 2.2% for the year ended December 31, 2014 compared the previous year. (3,116/3,187).
  • Proposals were up by 7.5% for the year ended December 31, 2014 compared with the previous year. (54,314/50,548).
  • For the 12 months ended December 31, 2014 insolvencies were down by 0.6% from the prior 12 months. (122,269/122,959).

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