northern district of Illinois bankruptcy statistics

2008JanFebMarAprTotal
Ch716021951229625028351
Ch111010114778
Ch1396496296111244011
Total257629233268367312440
increase35%37%29%54%
from 2007

Here are recently published figures for bankruptcy filings for Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13 in the Northern District of Illinois. (no chapter 12 cases were filed)
As you can see, the numbers have bounced back and increased significantly over last years figures. This can be associated with increased foreclosures, downturn in the economy, and the increasing unemployment rate.

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