Connecticut


50,604

lawsuits from January 2019 to August 2021

99.3%

of defendants did not have legal representation

69.1%

of lawsuits resulted in default judgments


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Top Debt Collectors

Out of 497 debt collectors in Connecticut, the top 5 (1.0%) are responsible for 35,867 (70.9%) of 50,604 lawsuits.

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Debt Collection Lawsuits By Year

On average, June is the month with the most debt collection lawsuits filed, accounting for 10.8% of the filings for the year. Since the pandemic started, monthly debt collection lawsuits have increased by 42.2% compared to pre-pandemic filings.

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Geography of Debt Collection Lawsuits

Connecticut is split into 8 counties. On the map you can see the number of lawsuits corresponding to each County.

Lawsuit filings since January 2019
1,00015,000

Overview of Lawsuits by County

The table to the right shows data for the 8 census tracts in Connecticut. Use the search below to find a specific tract.

Last updated: August 2021

NameLawsuitsLawsuits Trend
Jan '19 - Aug '21
Default Judgments
New Haven County, Connecticut
14,6379,258View Report
Hartford County, Connecticut
13,7906,390View Report
Fairfield County, Connecticut
10,7187,433View Report
New London County, Connecticut
3,8032,288View Report
Litchfield County, Connecticut
2,3251,202View Report
Windham County, Connecticut
1,9671,316View Report
Middlesex County, Connecticut
1,9001,148View Report
Tolland County, Connecticut
1,464529View Report
The top counties are listed above. Use the search to find a specific location.

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