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

Bankruptcies in the United States decreased to 26983 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 91262.10 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014. Bankruptcies in the United States averaged 48398.03 Companies from 1980 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 91262.10 Companies in the fourth quarter of 2014 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 91262.10 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 27, 2015.

United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 52.90 53.50 77.50 29.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 55.30 55.10 57.90 51.00 [+]
Services PMI 58.60 57.10 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.47 4.80 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.10 -0.30 6.43 -4.21 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.40 5.60 22.96 -17.85 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 78.94 79.10 89.39 66.93 percent [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index -0.11 0.10 2.66 -4.96 [+]
Durable Goods Orders -1.40 2.00 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 470005.00 470880.00 558155.00 223465.00 USD Million [+]
Business Inventories 0.00 0.00 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 88.40 82.20 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.30 0.00 2.38 -2.07 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 26983.00 28319.00 91262.10 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 2170.70 2106.20 2170.70 30.10 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 98.00 97.90 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 6.90 7.78 39.09 -33.73 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 5.00 5.20 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 58.50 57.20 61.00 53.50 Index Points [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change 8.17 10.30 12.49 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index -11.20 -4.40 20753.00 -60.40 Index Points [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense -1.00 2.30 24.90 -19.00 Percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation -0.40 -0.70 2.80 -4.40 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation -1.40 0.00 4.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change -2014.00 46.00 11456.00 -8419.00 Thousand Barrels (MB) [+]
Ism New York Index 63.10 44.50 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 161.17 159.22 159.60 72.41 Index Points [+]
Mining Production 5.30 8.50 13.58 -11.70 percent [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change 12.00 -228.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index -8.00 0.00 27.00 -42.00 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 58.90 47.00 59.20 47.00 [+]


Bankruptcies Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 648.00 Dec/14 631.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Canada 241.00 Dec/14 263.00 872.00 219.00 Companies [+]
France 343.00 Dec/14 393.00 810.00 183.00 Companies [+]
Germany 1945.00 Dec/14 1816.00 3755.00 416.00 Companies [+]
Japan 692.00 Feb/15 721.00 42645.20 6.00 Companies [+]
Netherlands 643.00 Feb/15 671.00 1185.00 72.00 Companies [+]
South Korea 67.00 Jan/15 67.00 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 1091.00 Feb/15 2734.00 3113.00 11.00 Companies [+]
United Kingdom 3458.00 Dec/14 3382.00 6509.00 924.00 Companies [+]
United States 26983.00 Dec/14 28319.00 91262.10 19695.00 Companies [+]