Annual Business and Non-business Filings by District (1997-2000)
ABI World

19971998 19992000
DistrictTotal FilingsBusiness FilingsNon-Business FilingsPercent Consumer Total FilingsBusiness FilingsNon-Business FilingsPercent Consumer Total FilingsBusiness FilingsNon-Business FilingsPercent ConsumerTotal FilingsBusiness FilingsNon-Business FilingsPercent Consumer
District of Alaska 1373 1471,22689.29% 1,4791271,35291.41% 1,492115137792.29% 1,4191181,30191.68%
Middle District of Alabama 6,670 2846,38695.74% 6,7531596,59497.65% 6,500146635497.75% 7,2841377,14798.11%
Northern District of Alabama 22,732 44222,29098.06% 20,91238020,53298.18% 19,38525419,13198.68% 20,34827520,07398.64%
Southern District of Alabama 4,774 1504,62496.86% 4,803644,73998.67% 4,679344,64599.27% 5,356335,32399.38%
Eastern District of Arkansas 9,942 2839,65997.15% 10,78921510,57498.01% 10,25214810,10498.55% 10,56615110,41598.57%
Western District of Arkansas 5,701 2565,44595.51% 6,2631936,07096.92% 6,2181476,13498.64% 6,2181106,10898.23%
District of Arizona 25,069 84624,22396.63% 24,19176223,42996.85% 22,60978121,82896.54% 20,95576520,19096.34%
Central District of California 118,335 6,184112,15194.77% 120,9814,787116,19496.04% 102,4222,387100,03597.66% 80,7822,23278,55097.23%
Eastern District of California 36,976 2,62434,35292.90% 39,3452,01237,33394.89% 34,7501,14433,60696.70% 29,7561,13928,61796.29%
Northern District of California 34,781 2,11632,51595.40% 34,0821,56732,66593.92% 26,5641,30825,25695.07% 19,5621,06318,49994.56%
Southern District of California 19,407 21319,19498.40% 18,80518018,62599.04% 15,29217515,11798.85% 12,61916112,45898.72%
District of Colorado 19,146 51818,62897.29% 18,26240217,86097.80% 1,61653471581897.85% 15,55837315,18597.60%
District of Connecticut 13,499 20513,29498.48% 13,96216413,79898.83% 118681421172698.80% 10,64313910,50498.69%
District of Columbia 2,530 1002,43096.05% 2,885882,79796.95% 271881263797.01% 2,346582,28897.52%
District of Delaware 2,646 2142,43291.91% 2,8713722,49987.04% 4,52621,1152,41153.26% 4,6952,3202,37550.60%
Middle District of Florida 42,388 1,21741,17197.13% 45,4721,09044,38297.60% 41,8551,00840,84797.59% 40,55177739,77498.72%
Northern District of Florida 4,787 44222,29098.06% 5,344915,25398.30% 5,002744,92898.52% 5,148665,08298.71%
Southern District of Florida 26,308 81625,49296.90% 29,37368628,68797.66% 28,50064127,859 97.75% 27,03260426,42897.76%
Middle District of Georgia 15,136 20214,93498.67% 14,92116114,76098.92% 14,16116014,001 98.87% 14,83311314,72099.23%
Northern District of Georgia 34,946 1,13033,81698.03% 33,76383432,92997.53% 31,87165031,22197.96% 32,24272731,51597.74%
Southern District of Georgia 12,707 31012,39797.56% 12,44120212,23998.38% 11,74112311,61898.95% 12,85217212,68098.66%
District of Hawaii 4,463 1874,27695.81% 5,8291145,71598.04% 542687533998.39% 4,549634,48698.61%
Northern District of Iowa 3,996 2353,76194.12% 3,8801803,70095.36% 3,4441153,329 96.66% 3,3991633,23695.99%
Southern District of Iowa 5,847 2705,57795.38% 5,6381035,53598.17% 5,0088133,60696.70% 4,894514,84398.95%
District of Idaho 6,973 5326,44192.37% 7,6124357,17794.29% 7,285340694595.33% 7,1192696,85096.22%
Central District of Illinois 12,854 29512,55997.70% 12,68511412,57199.10% 11,76516711,59898.58% 11,40613411,27298.82%
Northern District of Illinois 44,087 85443,23398.06% 46,50364645,85798.61% 44,79055344,23798.769% 42,34054841,79298.70%
Southern District of Illinois 7,013 6396,37490.89% 7,4997146,78590.48% 7,4061,9656,73290.89% 7,4165886,82892.07%
Northern District of Indiana 13,658 21313,44598.44% 14,55019014,36098.69% 14,28814814,14098.96% 42,34054841,79298.70%
Southern District of Indiana 23,150 47022,68097.97% 24,71142324,28898.29% 23,95435323,60198.52% 23,42227223,15098.83%
District of Kansas 13,131 41212,71996.86% 13,20826412,94498.00% 115381721136698.50% 11,31516911,14698.50%
Eastern District of Kentucky 9,558 12739,28597.14% 9,5941829,41298.10% 8,9961438,85398.41% 9,0502138,83797.64%
Western District of Kentucky 12,129 17611,95398.55% 12,59217412,41898.62% 11,82513811,68798.83% 11,96814211,82698.81%
Eastern District of Louisiana 7,365 1417,22498.21% 7,1191206,99998.31% 7,6571317,52698.28% 8,2651228,14398.52%
Middle District of Louisiana 2,805 522,75398.15% 2,940412,89998.61% 2680292,65198.91% 2,831362,79598.72%
Western District of Louisiana 12,988 48112,50796.30% 12,88743912,44896.59% 12,29342911,86496.51% 12,03946111,57896.17%
District of Massachusetts 23,894 96522,92795.96% 22,32573921,58696.69% 18,66056618,03496.95% 15,60139315,20897.48%
District of Maryland 31,991 1,67830,31394.75% 35,4301,23134,19996.53% 32,27379531,47897.53% 30,35567729,65897.70%
District of Maine 4,218 3103,90892.65% 4,5152444,27194.60% 4,1771973,98095.28% 4,0421623,88095.99%
Eastern District of Michigan 27,348 59526,75397.82% 28,19837327,82598.68% 25,82435925,46598.60% 25,12233324,78998.67%
Western District of Michigan 12,261 51111,75095.83% 12,54634812,19897.23% 11,42827511,15397.59% 11,29024411,04697.83%
District of Minnesota 20,225 2,47817,74787.75% 18,8661,97516,89189.53% 15,8531,58414,26990.00% 15,31456618,03496.95%
Eastern District of Missouri 14,897 30014,59797.99% 16,42325516,16898.45% 15,88820315,68598.72% 15,11818414,93498.78%
Western District of Missouri 11,218 43310,78596.14% 11,84216911,67398.57% 11,14115510,98698.60% 10,90218510,71798.30%
Northern District of Mississippi 6,602 1536,44997.68% 6,2261356,09197.83% 5,9171335,78497.75% 6,314996,21598.43%
Southern District of Mississippi 12,667 14612,52198.85% 12,47410912,36599.13% 11,8336811,76599.42% 12,14410412,04099.14%
District of Montana 3,572 2783,29492.22% 3,7171453,57296.10% 3,3861213,26596.42% 3,3361413,19595.77%
Eastern District of North Carolina 9,788 4269,36295.65% 10,91432110,59397.06% 10,32526310,06297.45% 10,83225710,57597.62%
Middle District of North Carolina 9,289 2129,07797.72% 9,0141448,87098.40% 8,5431138,43095.32% 9,3981159,28398.77%
Western District of North Carolina 7,126 827,04498.85% 7,056696,98799.02% 6,966666,93099.05% 6,861736,78898.93%
District of North Dakota 1,961 1551,80692.10% 2,192872,10596.03% 2,1461002,04695.34% 1,933921,84195.24%
District of Nebraska 5,949 2815,66895.28% 6,1161295,98797.89% 5,5001585,34297.12% 5,6291155,51497.95%
District of New Hampshire 4,902 1874,71596.19% 4,9944174,57791.65% 4,1043483,75691.52% 3,6153023,01883.48%
District of New Jersey 42,434 1,11241,32297.38% 45,88087645,00498.09% 40,81487739,93797.85% 37,30566036,64598.23%
District of New Mexico 7,560 3847,17694.92% 7,9153387,57795.73% 7,3365546,78292.44% 7,0325136,51992.70%
District of Nevada 13,427 39913,02897.03% 15,70842815,28097.28% 1,4791271,35291.41% 14,01033213,67897.63%
Eastern District of New York 29,459 56628,89398.08% 31,49446131,03398.54% 26,44937826,07198.57% 22,50333822,16598.49%
Northern District of New York 16,173 77715,39695.20% 16,70350516,19896.98% 14,46639414,07297.27% 13,50740713,10096.98%
Southern District of New York 15,972 84615,12694.70% 17,04758616,46196.56% 14,79856514,23396.18% 12,52478811,73693.70%
Western District of New York 13,114 96412,15092.65% 13,39872712,67194.57% 11,36053510,82595.29% 10,63642710,20998.72%
Northern District of Ohio 26,200 48025,72098.17% 28,35364927,70497.71% 27,71678926,92797.15% 28,0161,00127,01596.42%
Southern District of Ohio 27,570 52627,04498.10% 28,35151227,83998.19% 26,07140625,66599.86% 26,16847025,69898.20%
Eastern District of Oklahoma 3,462 1763,28694.92% 3,8121203,69296.85% 3,5501043,44697.07% 3,651813,57097.78%
Northern District of Oklahoma 6,007 6485,35989.21% 5,3724594,91391.46% 5,0423284,71493.45%
Western District of Oklahoma 13,100 54512,55595.84% 12,75625412,50298.01% 11,43629611,14097.41% 10,61935110,26896.69%
District of Oregon 18,197 1,43416,76392.12% 18,1032,66015,44385.31% 18,1682,93915,22983.82% 18,2271,45316,77492.02%
Eastern District of Pennsylvania 21,773 56121,21297.42% 23,18739222,79598.31% 21,75232821,42498.49% 21,09932820,77198.44%
Middle District of Pennsylvania 9,593 8528,74191.12% 10,6938379,85692.17% 10,2127069,50693.08% 10,3707459,62592.81%
Western District of Pennsylvania 11,601 47211,12995.93% 12,77245612,31696.43% 11,95036311,58796.96% 12,50138212,11996.94%
District of Rhode Island 5,472 1805,29296.71% 5,4801305,35097.63% 5060116494497.70% 4,457744,38398.33%
District of South Carolina 11,232 34610,88696.92% 11,67225411,37397.82% 11,44219111,25198.33% 11,95813811,82098.84%
District of South Dakota 2,366 2212,14590.66% 2,2991862,11391.91% 2,2231522,07193.16% 2,1051331,97293.68%
Eastern District of Tennessee 16,254 42215,83297.40% 15,98433615,64897.90% 14,94423614,70898.42% 15,70323915,46498.47%
Middle District of Tennessee 12,478 45712,02196.34% 12,13129211,83997.59% 10,96825110,71797.71% 11,73925411,48597.83%
Western District of Tennessee 24,052 18723,86599.22% 23,08124122,84098.96% 20,61331520,29898.47% 21,79414821,64699.32%
Eastern District of Texas 9,734 5229,21294.64% 9,8173609,45796.33% 9,2723038,96996.73% 8,9623878,57595.68%
Northern District of Texas 25,373 1,54623,82793.91% 24,9341,19123,74395.22% 21,44792120,52695.70% 20,67493719,73795.46%
Southern District of Texas 19,508 75418,75496.13% 19,35265718,69596.61% 17,50661416,89296.49% 17,15782316,33495.20%
Western District of Texas 18,114 64417,47096.44% 17,69648817,20897.24% 16,48846416,02497.18% 15,32844514,88397.09%
District of Utah 12,147 43411,71396.43% 13,99646013,53696.71% 14,10846413,64496.71% 15,19245114,74197.03%
Eastern District of Virginia 31,921 76731,15497.60% 32,39854531,85398.32% 28,26236927,89398.69% 26,13129625,83598.86%
Western District of Virginia 11,198 58910,60994.74% 11,04159310,44894.63% 10,1824729,71095.36% 10,0605199,54194.84%
District of Vermont 1,911 1641,74791.42% 1,965881,87795.52% 1,757831,67495.27% 1,492711,42195.24%
Eastern District of Washington 7,052 4486,60493.65% 7,8384427,39694.36% 7,8232977,52696.20% 8,3763827,99495.43%
Western District of Washington 26,285 92625,35996.48% 25,56555425,01197.83% 23,81833523,48398.59% 22,75533522,42098.52%
Eastern District of Wisconsin 12,940 34812,59297.31% 12,96226712,69597.94% 12,61521312,40298.31% 12,07517211,90398.57%
Western District of Wisconsin 6,257 8655,39286.18% 6,4528705,58286.52% 5,8746065,26889.68% 5,7745135,26191.11%
Northern District of West Virginia 3,475 1793,29694.85% 3,5501793,37194.96% 3,3391153,22496.55% 3,4041213,28396.44%
Southern District of West Virginia 5,067 1884,87996.29% 5,1411504,99197.08% 4,8121384,67497.13% 5,2421565,08697.02%
District of Wyoming 2,031 911,94095.52% 2,257892,16896.06% 200969194096.56% 2,078472,03197.73%
District of Guam 114 219381.58% 109258477.06% 1312111083.96% 1553112480.00%
District of the Northern Mariana Islands 2 1150% 1881055.56% 126650.00% 156960.00%
District of Puerto Rico 15,670 16215,50898.97% 17,44712617,32199.28% 17,90920617,70398.84% 14,91920914,71098.59%
District of the Virgin Islands 74 175777.03% 73116284.93% 66125481.81% 5674987.50%
United States 1,404,145 54,0271,350,11896.15% 1,442,54944,3671,398,18296.92% 1,319,46537,8841,281,58197.12% 1,253,44435,4721,217,97297.17%