Corporate bankruptcies: -3% in December 2009Business failures (publication stopped with July 2012 results) - December 2009

Corporate bankruptcies judged in December 2009 decreased by 3.0%, m-o-m (seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

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Paru le : 27/05/2010

Corporate bankruptcies judged in December 2009 decreased by 3.0%, m-o-m (seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

-8.4% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The number of bankruptcies judged in the fourth quarter of 2009 decreased by 8.4% compared to the same quarter one year before.

+7.1% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

The number of bankruptcies judged in 2009 climbed by 7.1% compared to 2008.

Graph1EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date - Sa-wda data *

  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source : BODACC, INSEE calculations

tab1 – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Sa-wda data *
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Aug. 2009 Sept. 2009 Oct. 2009 Nov. 2009 Dec. 2009
Total 4 836 4 416 4 087 4 300 4 172
Variation [m-o-m] % 8.3 -8.7 -7.5 5.2 -3.0
  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations

tab2 – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Raw data
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Moving total % change* Moving total Moving total
over 3 months over 12 months over the last 12 months over the previous 12 months
Total -8.4 7.1 53 299 49 745
  • * Total of corporate bankruptcies during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations