ADP National Employment Report | October 2016
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ADP National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment Increased by 147,000 Jobs in October

Private-sector employment increased by 147,000 from September to October, on a seasonally adjusted basis.


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Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment

CHANGE BY BUSINESS SIZE

Small

1-49 Employees

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34,000

Midsized

50-499 Employees

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48,000

Large

500 or more Employees

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64,000


CHANGE BY SECTOR & INDUSTRY

Goods-producing Sector

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-18,000

Construction
image -15,000

Manufacturing
image -1,000

Service-providing Sector

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165,000

Trade, Transportation & Utilities
image 17,000

Financial Activities
image 18,000

Professional & Business
image 69,000


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Note: All size data included in the ADP National Employment Report is based on size of business, defined as an entity with a unique Employer Identification Number, which may include multiple establishments. Sum of components may not equal total due to rounding.

 

Total Employment

Change in Nonfarm Private Employment

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Historical Trend


Change By Company Size

Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Company Size

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The ADP National Employment Report® is published monthly by the ADP Research Institute® in close collaboration with Moody’s Analytics and its experienced team of labor market researchers. The ADP National Employment Report provides a monthly snapshot of U.S. nonfarm private sector employment based on actual transactional payroll data.

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