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Business Bankruptcy Statistics

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United States Business Bankruptcy Statistics

The table below summarizes U.S. business bankruptcy statistics by chapter by district for the 12 month
fiscal year ending September 30th, 2004.  Some states have more than one district. 
Click here for a list of U.S. Bankruptcy Courts by Circuit.  Click here for  a summary of U.S. Personal Bankruptcy Statistics.

1st Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
ME

83

41

1

19

144

MA

162

156

0

2

320

NH

137

13

0

11

161

PR

143

85

6

29

263

RI

58

16

0

4

78

 

 

2nd Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
CT

69

75

0

1

145

NY-N

186

46

8

67

307

NY-E

139

149

0

3

291

NY-S

167

2,941

1

14

3,198

NY-W

187

54

3

61

306

VT

60

13

0

15

88

 

 

3rd Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
DE

49

287

0

15

351

NJ

391

262

3

48

704

PA-E

208

126

1

61

396

PA-M

158

38

0

66

262

PA-W

260

155

3

47

465

VI

2

2

0

0

4

 

 

4th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
MD

256

132

0

43

431

NC-E

114

56

10

9

189

NC-M

97

36

0

50

183

NC-W

38

66

1

0

105

SC

122

30

0

30

183

VA-E

233

84

1

16

335

VA-W

412

38

1

70

521

WV-N

116

12

1

6

135

WV-S

88

33

0

6

127

 

 

5th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
LA-E

89

37

0

1

127

LA-M

15

19

1

2

37

LA-W

192

35

9

194

431

MS-N

40

25

2

3

70

MS-S

64

33

0

16

113

TX-N

660

341

8

255

1,267

TX-E

196

76

4

90

367

TX-S

427

208

0

66

701

TX-W

433

198

2

171

804

 

 

6th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
KY-E

102

26

4

14

146

KY-W

73

91

2

10

176

MI-E

227

156

2

26

414

MI-W

163

42

2

24

232

OH-N

664

78

2

105

849

OH-S

315

102

4

123

544

TN-E

168

60

3

32

263

TN-M

79

65

2

10

156

TN-W

51

62

0

19

132

 

 

7th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
IL-N

427

169

0

2

599

IL-C

118

16

5

19

158

IL-S

81

16

10

22

131

IN-N

111

33

3

4

151

IN-S

253

070

1

29

353

WI-E

155

21

0

18

194

WI-W

456

34

3

37

530

 

 

8th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
AR-E

124

34

6

87

251

AR-W

89

18

0

46

153

IA-N

213

14

1

8

236

IA-S

103

15

2

5

125

MN

1,031

111

10

223

1,375

MO-E

113

34

4

13

165

MO-W

125

34

5

19

183

NE

120

32

7

32

191

ND

73

5

5

10

93

SD

70

11

4

12

97

 

 

9th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
AK

56

9

0

8

73

AZ

252

169

0

60

481

CA-N

556

142

1

314

1,013

CA-E

657

99

10

240

1,008

CA-C

1,343

294

4

115

1,758

CA-S

129

34

0

17

180

HI

30

16

0

5

51

ID

111

18

8

25

162

MT

74

14

8

9

105

NV

140

110

0

26

276

OR

621

42

3

282

948

WA-E

149

44

4

22

219

WA-W

276

100

0

69

445

GUAM

6

1

0

0

7

NMI

3

0

0

0

3

 

 

10th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
CO

639

80

2

55

777

KS

186

42

11

24

263

NM

573

33

2

77

685

OK-N

196

17

2

28

243

OK-E

50

16

1

16

83

OK-W

209

30

13

21

274

UT

305

83

0

93

481

WY

34

12

0

9

55

 

 

11th Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
AL-N

77

87

0

13

177

AL-M

58

9

1

11

79

AL-S

23

20

1

9

53

FL-N

53

35

0

6

94

FL-M

299

176

1

33

509

FL-S

412

148

0

36

599

GA-N

1,039

218

0

640

1,898

GA-M

68

31

9

27

135

GA-S

41

20

4

67

132

 

 

DC Circuit

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7

CHAPTER 11CHAPTER 12CHAPTER 13TOTAL
DC

23

20

0

2

45

 

 

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