ADP National
Employment Report

November 2012

118,000

Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment

19,000

Small Business jobs

33,000

Medium Business jobs

66,000

Large Business jobs

16,000
Manufacturing

13,000
Financial Activities

23,000
Construction

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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT

U.S. Economy Added 118,000 Private-Sector Jobs in November, According to ADP National Employment Report

Private-sector employment increased by 118,000 from October to November, on a seasonally adjusted basis. (The estimated gain from September to October was revised down slightly from the initial estimate of 158,000, to 157,000).

Highlights

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +19,000
  • Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +33,000
  • Large businesses (500 or more employees) +66,000

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.

“Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on the job market in November, slicing an estimated 86,000 jobs from payrolls. The manufacturing, retailing, leisure and hospitality, and temporary help industries were hit particularly hard by the storm. Abstracting from the storm, the job market turned in a good performance during the month.”

– Mark Zandi, Chief Economist of Moody’s Analytics

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