NJ Bankruptcy StatsAugust 18, 2016

There was a 10% decrease in NJ Bankruptcies in 2015 from 2014.

As in the past, approximately 97% of all bankruptcy filings are non-business.

See Chart below for details:

NJ BK Category 2014 2015
Business 26,983 2.9% 24,735 2.93%
Non Business 909,812 96.9% 819,760 97.07%
Total 938,809 844,495
However, the ratio of business to non-business basically remained constant in NJ in 2015 from 2014
data from:
http://www.abi.org/newsroom/bankruptcy-statistics