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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT
ADP National Employment Report Shows 204,000 Jobs Added in August
Private-sector employment increased by 204,000 from July to August, on a seasonally adjusted basis.
- Small businesses (1-49 employees) +78,000
- Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +75,000
- Large businesses (500 or more employees) +52,000
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.
“August marks the fifth straight month of employment gains above 200,000, continuing an encouraging trend for the U.S. labor market.”
– Carlos Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of ADP
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Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Company Size (in thousands)
Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Selected Industry (in thousands)
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.