ADP National
Employment Report

February 2013

198,000

Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment

77,000

Small Business jobs

65,000

Medium Business jobs

57,000

Large Business jobs

9,000
Manufacturing

7,000
Financial Activities

21,000
Construction

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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT

ADP National Employment Report Shows Solid Job Gains Adding 198,000 Jobs in February

Private-sector employment increased by 198,000 from January to February, on a seasonally adjusted basis. (The estimated gain from December to January was revised up by 23,000, to 215,000).

Highlights

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +77,000
  • Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +65,000
  • Large businesses (500 or more employees) +57,000

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.

“In February 2013, the U.S. private sector added a total of 198,000 new jobs, with most of this job growth occurring in the services sector. This growth can be attributed to comparable contributions across all three company size segments.”

– Carlos A. Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of ADP

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About This Report: The ADP National Employment Report provides a monthly snapshot of the current U.S. nonfarm private sector employment situation based on actual transactional payroll data.

 

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