Annual Business and Non-business Filings by District (2001-2004)
ABI World

2001 2002 2003 2004
District Total
Filings
Business Filings Non-Business
Filings
Percent
Consumer
Total Filings Business Filings Non-Business Filings Percent Consumer Total Filings Business Filings Non-Business Filings Percent Consumer Total Filings Business Filings Non-Business Filings Percent Consumer
District of Alaska 1,473 104 1,369 91.79% 1,479 120 1,359 91.89% 1,510 121 1,389 91.99% 1,508 64 1,444 95.76%
Middle District of Alabama 8,236 135 8,101 98.36% 9,842 128 9,714 98.70% 8,824 73 8,751 99.17% 8,634 90 8,544 98.96%
Northern District of Alabama 23,918 219 23,699 99.08% 24,598 191 24,407 99.22% 26,027 158 25,869 99.39% 25,930 182 25,748 99.30%
Southern District of Alabama 6,695 74 6,621 98.89% 7,419 62 7,357 99.16% 7,570 56 7,514 99.26% 7,408 53 7,355 99.28%
Eastern District of Arkansas 13,702 174 13,528 98.73% 15,107 148 14,959 99.02% 15,641 254 15,387 98.38% 15,644 220 15,424 98.59%
Western District of Arkansas 7,782 116 7,666 98.51% 8,439 134 8,305 98.41% 8,666 175 8,491 97.98% 8,619 156 8,463 98.20%
District of Arizona 25,489 753 24,736 97.05% 29,716 756 28,960 97.46% 31,811 701 31,110 97.80% 31,387 480 30,907 98.47%
Central District of California 88,195 2,553 85,642 97.11% 84,115 2,413 81,702 97.13% 75,712 2,041 73,671 97.30% 60,633 1,613 59,020 97.34%
Eastern District of California 32,259 1,273 30,986 96.05% 31,497 1,232 30,265 96.29% 31,166 1,111 30,055 96.44% 28,985 964 28,021 96.67%
Northern District of California 19,838 1,220 18,618 93.85% 21,405 1,266 20,139 94.09% 22,948 1,079 21,869 95.30% 21,819 972 20,847 95.55%
Southern District of California 13,367 192 13,175 98.56% 12,890 230 12,660 98.22% 11,833 270 11,563 97.72% 11,259 199 11,060 98.23%
District of Colorado 18,800 467 18,333 97.52% 21,359 590 20,769 97.24% 25,956 552 25,404 97.87% 28,169 786 27,383 97.20%
District of Connecticut 11,613 156 11,457 98.66% 11,751 181 11,570 98.46% 12,246 187 12,059 98.47% 11,423 132 11,291 98.84%
District of Columbia 2,559 49 2,510 98.09% 2,503 52 2,451 97.92% 2,311 55 2,256 97.62% 1,933 41 1,892 97.88%
District of Delaware 4,259 1,374 2,885 67.74% 3,789 649 3,140 82.87% 3,918 505 3,413 87.11% 3,668 276 3,392 92.48%
Middle District of Florida 49,187 1,048 48,139 97.87% 52,923 852 52,071 98.39% 55,511 646 54,865 98.84% 52,207 542 51,665 98.96%
Northern District of Florida 6,182 91 6,091 98.53% 6,598 73 6,525 98.89% 7,121 72 7,049 98.99% 6,641 73 6,568 98.90%
Southern District of Florida 31,743 757 30,986 97.62% 32,656 878 31,778 97.31% 31,792 816 30,976 97.43% 27,041 568 26,473 97.90%
Middle District of Georgia 17,132 140 16,992 99.18% 17,932 165 17,767 99.08% 18,142 193 17,949 98.94% 17,654 124 17,530 99.30%
Northern District of Georgia 38,437 908 37,529 97.64% 42,437 1,055 41,382 97.51% 46,756 1,239 45,517 97.35% 45,115 1,825 43,290 95.95%
Southern District of Georgia 14,526 114 14,412 99.22% 15,344 139 15,205 99.09% 16,307 153 16,154 99.06% 15,191 141 15,050 99.07%
District of Hawaii 5,039 68 4,971 98.65% 4,485 53 4,432 98.82% 3,795 72 3,723 98.10% 3,112 47 3,065 98.49%
Northern District of Iowa 4,377 185  4,192 95.77% 4,646 207 4,439 95.54% 4,940 211 4,729 95.73% 5,070 234 4,836 95.38%
Southern District of Iowa 6,699 104 6,595 98.45% 7,162 147 7,015 97.95% 7,642 112 7,530 98.53% 8,012 126 7,886 98.43%
District of Idaho 8,265 303 7,962 96.33% 8,913 260 8,653 97.08% 9,660 225 9,435 97.67% 9,488 160 9,328 98.31%
Central District of Illinois 14,465 195 14,270 98.65% 15,649 188 15,461 98.80% 16,367 166 16,201 98.99% 15,626 188 15,438 98.80%
Northern District of Illinois 51,348 770 50,578 98.50% 57,598 875 56,723 98.48% 59,068 681 58,387 98.85% 54,857 603 54,254 98.90%
Southern District of Illinois 8,770 582 8,188 93.36% 9,084 177 8,907 98.05% 10,076 144 9,932 98.57% 9,749 121 9,628 98.76%
Northern District of Indiana 18,890 189 18,701 99.00% 20,864 202 20,662 99.03% 21,155 203 20,952 99.04% 20,695 148 20,547 99.28%
Southern District of Indiana 29,176 415 28,761 98.58% 32,656 459 32,197 98.59% 34,640 437 34,203 98.74% 33,770 376 33,394 98.89%
District of Kansas 13,937 220 13,717 98.42% 14,969 238 14,731 98.41% 16,192 303 15,889 98.13% 16,289 268 16,021 98.33%
Eastern District of Kentucky 11,550 299 11,251 97.41% 12,208 321 11,887 97.37% 13,388 158 13,320 99.49% 12,949 144 12,805 98.89%
Western District of Kentucky 14,633 175 14,458 98.80% 15,060 124 14,936 99.18% 16,509 169 16,340 98.98% 15,169 175 14,994 98.84%
Eastern District of Louisiana 10,236 169 10,067 98.35% 9,750 165 9,585 98.31% 10,135 124 10,011 98.78% 9,845 129 9,716 98.69%
Middle District of Louisiana 3,343 33 3,310 99.01% 3,692 68 3,624 98.16% 4,047 30 4,017 99.26% 4,261 42 4,219 99.01%
Western District of Louisiana 13,440 514 12,926 96.18% 13,691 439 13,252 96.79% 15,393 345 15,048 97.76% 15,717 451 15,266 97.13%
District of Massachusetts 17,654 427 17,227 96.40% 17,399 380 17,019 97.82% 18,260 396 17,864 97.83% 18,444 315 18,129 98.29%
District of Maryland 35,388 758 34,630 97.86% 35,573 873 34,700 97.55% 34,231 523 33,708 98.47% 29,467 417 29,050 98.58%
District of Maine 4,548 151 4,397 96.68% 4,422 101 4,321 97.72% 4,660 105 4,555 97.75% 4,508 138 4,370 96.94%
Eastern District of Michigan 32,785 401 32,384 98.78% 39,968 481 39,487 98.78% 45,755 390 45,365 99.15% 47,038 446 46,592 99.05%
Western District of Michigan 14,041 287 13,754 97.96% 15,639 321 15,318 97.95% 16,999 294 16,705 98.27% 17,174 235 16,939 98.63%
District of Minnesota 18,704 1,887 16,817 89.91% 19,487 1,729 17,758 91.13% 20,987 1,379 19,608 93.43% 17,970 1,374 16,596 92.35%
Eastern District of Missouri 16,868 296 16,572 98.25% 18,264 181 18,083 99.01% 20,217 168 20,049 99.17% 19,537 159 19,378 99.19%
Western District of Missouri 13,836 209 13,627 98.49% 16,027 213 15,814 98.67% 17,613 210 17,403 98.81% 18,068 195 17,873 98.92%
Northern District of Mississippi 7,841 96 7,745 98.78% 8,169 131 8,038 98.40% 8,391 127 8,264 98.49% 8,420 63 8,357 99.25%
Southern District of Mississippi 14,275 193 14,082 98.65% 14,228 178 14,050 98.75% 13,855 155 13,700 98.88% 12,757 107 12,650 99.16%
District of Montana 4,002 149 3,853 96.28% 4,062 120 3,942 97.05% 4,385 98 4,287 97.77% 4,332 1009 4,223 97.48%
Eastern District of North Carolina 13,917 231 13,686 98.34% 15,072 225 14,847 98.51% 15,875 209 15,666 98.68% 14,707 163 14,544 98.90%
Middle District of North Carolina 10,908 257 10,651 97.64% 11,822 247 11,575 97.91% 12,681 182 12,499 98.56% 11,775 236 11,539 97.99%
Western District of North Carolina 8,887 125 8,762 98.59% 9,488 104 9,384 98.90% 10,609 137 10,472 98.71% 10,122 87 10,035 99.14%
District of North Dakota 2,232 115 2,117 94.85% 2,074 116 1,958 94.41% 2,293 105 2,188 95.42% 2,288 85 2,203 96.28%
District of Nebraska 7,202 144 7,058 98.00% 7,721 152 7,569 98.03% 8,625 238 8,387 97.24% 8,992 207 8,785 97.70%
District of New Hampshire 3,931 334 3,597 91.50% 4,034 212 3,822 94.74% 4,426 178 4,248 95.98% 4,651 158 4,493 96.60%
District of New Jersey 41,484 730 40,754 98.24% 40,999 689 40,310 98.32% 42,377 734 41,643 98.27% 41,280 684 40,596 98.34%
District of New Mexico 8,660 620 8,040 92.84% 9,274 693 8,581 92.53% 9,777 774 9,003 92.08% 9,520 727 8,793 92.36%
District of Nevada 18,102 419 17,683 97.69% 19,736 462 19,274 97.66% 20,561 321 20,240 98.44% 16,912 257 16,655 98.48%
Eastern District of New York 25,491 384 25,107 98.14% 26,218 337 25,881 98.71% 25,950 293 25,657 98.87% 26,446 293 26,153 98.89%
Northern District of New York 15,760 425 15,335 97.30% 16,310 346 15,964 97.88% 17,403 333 17,070 98.09% 17,505 285 17,220 98.37%
Southern District of New York 14,904 1,236 13,668 91.71% 16,409 1,598 14,811 90.26% 17,552 1,059 16,493 93.97% 20,739 3,195 17,544 84.59%
Western District of New York 12,905 387 12,518 97.00% 13,353 304 13,049 97.72% 14,894 302 14,592 97.97% 15,288 297 14,991 98.06%
Northern District of Ohio 37,012 1,218 35,794 96.71% 41,983 971 41,012 97.69% 48,456 878 47,578 98.19% 47,519 861 46,658 98.19%
Southern District of Ohio 34,074 576 33,498 98.31% 36,842 567 36,275 98.46% 41,315 548 40,767 98.67% 42,329 571 41,758 98.65%
Eastern District of Oklahoma 4,275 95 4,180 96.09% 4,746 87 4,659 98.17% 5,129 70 5,059 98.64% 4,905 82 4,823 98.33%
Northern District of Oklahoma 5,896 503 5,393 91.47% 6,680 264 6,416 96.05% 7,710 280 7,430 96.37% 7,572 235 7,337 96.90%
Western District of Oklahoma 13,333 343 12,990 97.43% 13,071 256 12,815 98.04% 14,363 262 14,101 98.18% 14,175 342 13,833 97.59%
District of Oregon 23,038 1,389 21,649 93.97% 24,649 1,606 23,043 93.48% 25,370 1,591 23,779 93.73% 24,455 852 23,603 96.51%
Eastern District of Pennsylvania 24,014 319 23,695 98.67% 24,887 318 24,569 98.72% 25,800 350 25,450 98.64% 24,191 396 23,795 98.36%
Middle District of Pennsylvania 12,232 811 11,421 93.37% 12,675 461 12,214 96.36% 14,003 280 13,723 98.00% 14,179 298 13,881 97.90%
Western District of Pennsylvania 15,692 411 15,281 97.38% 17,239 484 16,755 97.19% 19,620 563 19,057 97.13% 20,932 444 20,488 97.88%
District of Rhode Island 4,883 64 4,819 98.69% 4,907 65 4,842 98.68% 4,557 48 4,509 98.95% 4,142 74 4,068 98.21%
District of South Carolina 14,149 147 14,002 98.96% 15,753 178 15,575 98.87% 16,212 142 16,070 99.12% 15,455 175 15,280 98.97%
District of South Dakota 2,706 164 2,542 93.94% 2,659 119 2,540 95.52% 2,847 110 2,737 96.14% 2,821 108 2,713 96.17%
Eastern District of Tennessee 19,272 379 18,893 98.03% 19,524 277 19,247 98.58% 20,495 247 20,248 98.79% 19,537 249 19,288 98.73%
Middle District of Tennessee 14,599 237 14,362 98.38% 15,477 251 15,226 98.38% 16,498 201 16,297 98.78% 15,618 167 15,451 98.93%
Western District of Tennessee 26,469 270 26,199 98.98% 28,207 207 28,000 99.27% 28,351 149 28,202 99.47% 25,967 132 25,835 99.49%
Eastern District of Texas 11,504 427 11,077 96.29% 12,175 341 11,834 97.20% 13,264 326 12,938 97.54% 12,958 343 12,615 97.35%
Northern District of Texas 27,146 1,099 26,047 99.18% 28,084 1160 26,924 95.87% 31,469 1,223 30,246 96.11% 32,616 1,304 31,312 96.00%
Southern District of Texas 20,243 1,061 19,182 94.76% 21,269 810 20,459 96.19% 25,996 786 25,210 96.98% 27,121 709 26,412 97.39%
Western District of Texas 18,128 568 17,560 96.87% 18,522 683 17,839 96.31% 21,111 818 20,293 96.13% 21,050 738 20,312 96.49%
District of Utah 19,411 475 18,936 97.55% 22,129 602 21,527 97.28% 22,084 519 21,565 97.65% 41,585 299 41,286 99.28%
Eastern District of Virginia 29,271 311 28,960 98.94% 30,092 399 29,693 98.67% 30,528 406 30,122 98.67% 28,319 318 28,001 98.88%
Western District of Virginia 12,492 613 11,879 95.09% 12,738 570 12,168 95.53% 12,940 550 12,390 95.75% 12,157 432 11,725 96.45%
District of Vermont 1,748 97 1,651 94.45% 1,826 91 1,735 95.02% 1,903 78 1,825 95.90% 1,698 85 1,613 95.00%
Eastern District of Washington 10,149 332 9,817 96.73% 10,213 252 9,961 97.53% 10,480 260 10,220 97.52% 9,453 230 9,223 97.57%
Western District of Washington 26,986 310 26,676 98.85% 29,030 446 28,584 98.46% 30,075 477 29,598 98.41% 28,956 435 28,521 98.50%
Eastern District of Wisconsin 14,612 236 14,376 98.38% 16,857 221 16,636 98.69% 18,850 191 18,659 98.99% 18,227 225 18,002 98.77%
Western District of Wisconsin 7,469 498 6,971 93.33% 8,438 635 7,803 92.47% 9,396 531 8,865 94.35% 9,183 517 8,666 94.37%
Northern District of West Virginia 4,101 133 3,968 96.76% 4,446 131 4,315 97.05% 4,654 101 4,553 97.83% 4,621 160 4,461 96.54%
Southern District of West Virginia 6,122 189 5,933 96.91% 6,020 226 5,794 96.25% 6,447 189 6,258 97.07% 6,913 87 6,826 98.74%
District of Wyoming 2,493 45 2,448 98.19% 2,264 47 2,217 97.92% 2,460 44 2,416 98.21% 2,482 65 2,417 97.38%
District of Guam 288 27 261 90.63% 379 23 356 93.93% 367 12 355 96.73% 346 6 340 98.27%
District of the Northern Mariana Islands 26 8 18 69.23% 25 3 22 88.00% 19 3 16 84.21% 23 1 22 95.65%
District of Puerto Rico 14,346 333 14,013 97.68% 13,811 351 13,460 97.46% 14,273 254 14,019 98.22% 13,285 286 12,999 97.85%
District of the Virgin Islands 65 12 53 81.54% 60 8 52 86.67% 52 3 49 94.23% 38 5 33 86.84%
United States 1,492,129 40,099 1,452,030 97.31% 1,577,651 38,540 1,539,111 97.56% 1,660,245 35,037 1,625,208 97.89% 1,597,462 34,317 1,563,145 97.85%