June 2019 Bankruptcy Filings Fall 0.3 Percent

Source – Email U.S. District Court

Bankruptcy filings fell 0.3 percent for the 12-month period ending June 30, 2019, according to statistics released by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. Annual bankruptcy filings totaled 773,361, compared with 775,578 cases in the year ending June 2018.

Business filings rose by 1.1 percent, just the third time since 2010 that business bankruptcies increased over a 12-month period. Non-business bankruptcy filings fell by 0.3 percent, the smallest percentage change since March 2011.

The following bankruptcy filings statistics tables are available: 

YearBusinessNon-BusinessTotal
201922,483750,878773,361
201822,245753,333775,578
201723,443772,594796,037
201625,227793,932819,159
201525,046854,690879,736
YearChapter
 7111213
2019479,0437,007535286,635
2018479,1517,141475288,741
2017489,0116,999482299,398
2016509,7697,928459300,858
2015568,6796,672357303,945

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