Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment
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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT
ADP National Employment Report Shows 130,000 Jobs Added in October
Private-sector employment increased by 130,000 from September to October, on a seasonally adjusted basis.
- Small businesses (1-49 employees) +37,000
- Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +13,000
- Large businesses (500 or more employees) +81,000
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.
“According to ADP National Employment Report findings, the U.S. private sector added a total of 130,000 jobs during the month of October, well below the average of the last twelve months. Small business growth was down from the previous month, while payrolls among large enterprises showed an increase.”
– Carlos Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of ADP
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Change in Nonfarm Private Employment (in thousands)
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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.