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Colorado District Bankruptcy Court Filing Statistics

The Colorado bankruptcy district covers the entire state of Colorado, and the courthouse is located in Denver, Colorado. For more information about this court, please visit www.cob.uscourts.gov. The court's address is:


United States Custom House
Colorado District Bankruptcy Court
721 19th Street, Room 116
Denver, Colorado 80202-2500
USA
(720) 904-7300


Following are quarterly bankruptcy filing statistics for the Colorado District Bankruptcy Court. These statistics are courtesy of the U.S. Courts website (www.uscourts.gov).

Consumer Bankruptcy Filing Statistics

This table shows the number of consumer bankruptcies filed in the Colorado district bankruptcy court from July 1, 2011 through June 30 2012.

Filed Chapter 7
Q3-2011 6,156
Q4-2011 5,356
Q1-2012 5,130
Q2-2012 6,245
Total:22,887
Percent Change:1.45%
Filed Chapter 13
Q3-2011 1,185
Q4-2011 1,157
Q1-2012 1,119
Q2-2012 1,181
Total:4,642
Percent Change:-0.34%
Filed Chapter 11
Q3-2011 4
Q4-2011 1
Q1-2012 2
Q2-2012 0
Total:7
Percent Change:-100.00

Consumer Bankruptcy Filing Summary

  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings increased by 1%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings decreased by 0%.
  • Of the 27,536 consumer bankruptcies filed in the Colorado bankruptcy district, 83% were Chapter 7 bankruptcies and 17% were Chapter 13 bankruptcies.




Business Bankruptcy Filing Statistics

The following table shows the number of business bankruptcies filed in the Colorado district bankruptcy court from July 1, 2011 through June 30 2012.


Filed Chapter 7
Q3-2011 249
Q4-2011 220
Q1-2012 182
Q2-2012 199
Total:850
Percent Change:-20.08%
Filed Chapter 11
Q3-2011 34
Q4-2011 31
Q1-2012 25
Q2-2012 32
Total:122
Percent Change:-5.88%
Filed Chapter 12
Q3-2011 1
Q4-2011 0
Q1-2012 0
Q2-2012 1
Total:2
Percent Change:0.00%
Filed Chapter 13
Q3-2011 15
Q4-2011 15
Q1-2012 12
Q2-2012 11
Total:53
Percent Change:-26.67%

Business Bankruptcy Filing Summary

  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 7 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 20%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 11 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 6%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 12 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 0%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 13 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 27%.
  • Of the 1,027 business bankruptcies filed in the Colorado bankruptcy district, 83% were Chapter 7 bankruptcies, 12% were Chapter 11 bankruptcies, 0% were Chapter 12 bankruptcies, and 5% were Chapter 13 bankruptcies.

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