An increase in corporate bankruptcies in May 2011 (+19.4%)Business failures (publication stopped with July 2012 results) - May 2011

Corporate bankruptcies judged in May 2011 increased by 19.4%, m-o-m (seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

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Paru le : 24/10/2011

Corporate bankruptcies judged in May 2011 increased by 19.4%, m-o-m (seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

+1.7% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The number of bankruptcies judged in March, April and May 2011 increased by 1.7% compared to the same quarter one year before.

-2.1% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of bankruptcies decreased by 2.1%, y-o-y (twelve months basis).

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

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

tab1EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Sa-wda data *
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Jan. 2011 Feb. 2011 March 2011 April 2011 May 2011
Total 4 415 4 302 4 260 4 107 4 904
Variation [m-o-m] % 17.7 -2.6 -1.0 -3.6 19.4
  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations

tab2EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Raw data
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Moving total % change* Moving total over the Moving total over the
over 3 months over 12 months last 12 months previous 12 months
Ensemble 1.7 -2.1 51 261 52 353
  • * Total of corporate bankruptcies during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations