Issue 18-153 Bankruptcies
August 31, 2018
There were 352 bankruptcies filed by consumers in British Columbia in June, a 9.0% decline from the same month of 2017. Meanwhile, the number of business bankruptcies was also notably lower (-66.7% to three).
Nationally, the total amount of bankruptcies filed was down 7.9%, as both consumer (-7.7%) and business (-13.3%) numbers declined.
Data Source: Industry Canada