ADP Small Business
Report

December 2013

108,000

Change in employment among small businesses with 1-49 employees

55,000

1-19 employees

53,000

20-49 employees

79,000

Service providers

28,000

Goods producers

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SMALL BUSINESS REPORT

Small Businesses Created 108,000 Jobs in December, According to ADP National Employment Report

Employment in nonfarm private small business payrolls rose 108,000 in December on a seasonally adjusted basis, accounting for 45% of employment gains across all payroll size groups. Gains were split evenly between the smallest businesses with fewer than 20 employees and those with 20 to 49 workers.

Highlights

Goods Producing Sector:

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +28,000
  • Very Small businesses (1-19 employees) +15,000
  • Other Small businesses (20-49 employees) +14,000

Services Providing Sector:

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +79,000
  • Very Small businesses (1-19 employees) +40,000
  • Other Small businesses (20-49 employees) +39,000

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.

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