Regional statistics

Quarterly regional personal insolvency statistics.

New debtors, June quarter 2019


Note: Displayed by Statistical Area Level 4

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Sydney rose by 88 (8.1%) to 1,170; Campbelltown (NSW) (84) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of New South Wales rose by 39 (5.4%) to 767; Lower Hunter (42) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Melbourne rose by 17 (2.0%) to 847; Casey - South (69) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of Victoria fell by seven (-2.4%) to 287; Geelong (35) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Brisbane rose by three (0.3%) to 897; Springfield - Redbank (69) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of Queensland rose by 53 (5.1%) to 1,088; Ormeau - Oxenford (86) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Adelaide rose by 11 (3.7%) to 312; Onkaparinga (49) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of South Australia fell by 48 (-38.1%) to 78; Murray and Mallee (23) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Perth fell by 68 (-9.4%) to 657; Rockingham (85) and Wanneroo (85) were the regions with the most new debtors. The rest of Western Australia rose by four (2.5%) to 161; Bunbury (36) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Hobart rose by 33 (63.5%) to 85; Hobart - North West (22) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of Tasmania rose by 17 (20.2%) to 101; Burnie - Ulverstone (27) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Darwin rose by three (5.3%) to 60; Darwin Suburbs (20) was the region with the most new debtors. The rest of Northern Territory fell by five (-27.8%) to 13; Alice Springs (seven) was the region with the most new debtors.

In the June quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Australian Capital Territory rose by nine (12.7%) to 80; Belconnen (22) was the region with the most new debtors.

Download the data

This zip file contains the full set of regional personal insolvency statistics we have published for the June quarter 2019. Associated commentary and charts are drawn exclusively from this data set. Individual links to all tables packaged in the zip file are provided on this page.

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Break in series – September quarter 2017

From the September quarter 2017, geographic coding of personal insolvency statistics follows a new method. This change is a break in series for our statistical publications.

There is also a minor change in the reporting date used for personal insolvency agreements from that quarter.

For further information, see the Guide to quarterly regional statistics.

Regional statistics release schedule

We publish all statistics release dates in advance.

Full reports

To access the collection of the quarterly statistics excel reports, see Quarterly regional personal insolvency statistics reports.