United States Bankruptcies 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Bankruptcies in the United States remained unchanged at 28319 Companies in the third quarter of 2014 from 28319 Companies in the third quarter of 2014. Bankruptcies in the United States averaged 48020.50 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
28319.00 30113.00 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 Monday, December 22, 2014.

United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 58.70 59.00 77.50 29.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 53.70 54.80 57.90 51.00 [+]
Services PMI 53.60 56.20 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 5.20 4.00 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.30 0.10 6.43 -4.21 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 4.80 3.40 22.96 -17.85 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 80.10 79.30 89.39 66.93 percent [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.14 0.47 2.66 -4.96 [+]
Durable Goods Orders 0.30 -0.90 22.50 -18.30 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 59.30 57.10 62.00 37.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders -0.70 -0.50 10.50 -10.00 percent [+]
New Orders 496563.00 499866.00 558155.00 223465.00 USD Million [+]
Business Inventories 0.20 0.30 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 79.10 84.80 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.40 0.40 2.38 -2.07 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 28319.00 30113.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 2150.00 2106.20 2150.00 30.10 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 98.10 96.10 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index -3.58 10.16 39.09 -33.73 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 24.50 40.80 58.90 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.20 16.46 21.77 9.17 Millions [+]
Car Registrations 615.50 666.40 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Chicago Pmi 60.80 66.20 78.90 21.40 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 53.80 56.10 61.00 53.80 Index Points [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change -0.87 -3.69 12.49 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 10.50 10.50 47.20 -60.40 Index Points [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation -0.90 0.20 6.50 -11.60 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation -1.40 0.00 4.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Ism New York Index 62.40 54.80 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 160.12 159.60 157.71 72.41 Index Points [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change -64.00 -22.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 4.00 20.00 27.00 -42.00 Index Points [+]


Bankruptcies Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 724.00 Oct/14 797.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Canada 250.00 Sep/14 227.00 872.00 219.00 Companies [+]
France 399.00 Sep/14 383.00 810.00 183.00 Companies [+]
Germany 2054.00 Sep/14 2002.00 3755.00 416.00 Companies [+]
Japan 736.00 Nov/14 800.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Netherlands 747.00 Oct/14 798.00 1178.00 72.00 Companies [+]
South Korea 72.00 Oct/14 70.00 3377.00 58.00 Companies [+]
Spain 1401.00 Aug/14 1870.00 2854.00 11.00 Companies [+]
Switzerland 530.00 Oct/14 472.00 757.00 232.00 Companies [+]
Turkey 1002.00 Oct/14 995.00 3113.00 11.00 Companies [+]
United Kingdom 3368.00 Aug/14 3461.00 6509.00 924.00 Companies [+]
United States 28319.00 Aug/14 30113.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]