South Australia

Greater Adelaide

Proportion of business related debtors

There is a 7.2 percent point (16 debtors) rise in the proportion of business related personal insolvencies for Greater Adelaide in December quarter 2019 due to our change in definition. Using our new definition, 23.3% of people entered a business related personal insolvency. Using the historical business definition, this was 16.1%.

Highest number of new debtors by region, Greater Adelaide, December quarter 2019

Region

New debtors

Proportion of business related debtors

New definition

Historical definition

Salisbury

35

20.0%

11.4%

Playford

27

14.8%

0.0%

Onkaparinga

26

19.2%

23.1%

Rest of South Australia

Proportion of business related debtors

There is a 7.7 percent point (six debtors) rise in the proportion of business related personal insolvencies for the rest of South Australia in December quarter 2019 due to our change in definition. Using our new definition, 24.4% of people entered a business related personal insolvency. Using the historical business definition, this was 16.7%.

Highest number of new debtors by region, rest of South Australia, December quarter 2019

Region

New debtors

Proportion of business related debtors

New definition

Historical definition

Murray and Mallee

14

21.4%

–*

Outback - North and East

12

–*

–*

Barossa

10

40.0%

30.0%

Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island

10

30.0%

–*

Limestone Coast

10

–*

–*

* The number of business related debtors is unavailable for December quarter 2019.

Download the data

We have published comparison statistics from the historical definition to the new definition of business related personal insolvency.