Company winding up and bankruptcy petition statistics archive
The quarterly release presents statistics on insolvency proceedings issued in the county courts and High Court for both individuals (bankruptcy petitions) and businesses (company winding up petitions).
The bulletin is released by the Ministry of Justice and produced in accordance with arrangements provided by the UK Statistics Authority.
Note that these figures represent court activity and not the actual numbers of individual or business insolvencies. The Insolvency Service publishes parallel quarterly statistics on this issue.
2007 quarter 1 statistics
2007 quarter 2 statistics
2007 quarter 3 statistics
2007 quarter 4 statistics
2008 quarter 1 statistics
2008 quarter 2 statistics
2008 quarter 3 statistics
2008 quarter 4 statistics