United States Bankruptcies 1980-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Bankruptcies in the United States remained unchanged at 26983 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 26983 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014. Bankruptcies in the United States averaged 47818.94 Companies from 1980 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 82446 Companies in the fourth quarter of 1987 and a record low of 19695 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2006. Bankruptcies in the United States is reported by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts.

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United States Bankruptcies


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
26983.00 28319.00 82446.00 19695.00 1980 - 2014 Companies Quarterly
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In the United States, bankruptcies account for insolvent corporations who cannot repay their debts to creditors and carry on with their business. This page provides - United States Bankruptcies - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Bankruptcies - was last refreshed on Friday, March 6, 2015.

United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 52.90 53.50 77.50 29.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 55.10 53.90 57.90 51.00 [+]
Services PMI 57.10 54.20 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 4.80 4.40 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.20 -0.30 6.43 -4.21 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 5.60 4.30 22.96 -17.85 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 79.39 79.40 89.39 66.93 percent [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.13 -0.07 2.66 -4.96 [+]
Durable Goods Orders 2.80 -3.70 22.50 -18.30 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 56.90 56.70 62.00 37.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders -0.20 -3.50 10.50 -10.00 percent [+]
New Orders 471454.00 487885.00 558155.00 223465.00 USD Million [+]
Business Inventories 0.10 0.20 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 88.40 82.20 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.10 0.80 2.38 -2.07 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 26983.00 28319.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 2170.70 2106.20 2170.70 30.10 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 97.90 100.40 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 7.78 9.95 39.09 -33.73 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 5.20 6.30 58.90 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 16.23 16.66 21.77 9.17 Millions [+]
Car Registrations 524.00 564.20 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Chicago Pmi 45.80 59.40 78.90 21.40 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 57.20 54.40 61.00 53.50 Index Points [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change 10.30 6.33 12.49 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index -11.20 -4.40 47.20 -60.40 Index Points [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation 0.30 -0.90 6.50 -11.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation -1.40 0.00 4.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change 46.00 2335.00 11456.00 -8419.00 Thousand Barrels (MB) [+]
Ism New York Index 63.10 44.50 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 159.22 158.74 159.60 72.41 Index Points [+]
Mining Production 8.50 10.75 13.58 -11.70 percent [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change -228.00 -115.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 0.00 6.00 27.00 -42.00 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 50.40 59.10 59.10 50.40 [+]


Bankruptcies Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 631.00 Nov/14 724.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Canada 241.00 Dec/14 263.00 872.00 219.00 Companies [+]
France 389.00 Nov/14 357.00 810.00 183.00 Companies [+]
Germany 1816.00 Nov/14 2125.00 3755.00 416.00 Companies [+]
Japan 721.00 Jan/15 686.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Netherlands 642.00 Jan/15 758.00 1185.00 72.00 Companies [+]
South Korea 67.00 Dec/14 61.00 3377.00 58.00 Companies [+]
Spain 1677.00 Nov/14 1401.00 2854.00 11.00 Companies [+]
Switzerland 385.00 Dec/14 472.00 757.00 232.00 Companies [+]
Turkey 2734.00 Jan/15 2561.00 3113.00 11.00 Companies [+]
United Kingdom 3458.00 Nov/14 3382.00 6509.00 924.00 Companies [+]
United States 26983.00 Nov/14 28319.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]