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Employment in Canada Increased by 30,200 Jobs in April 2018

ADP Canada National Employment Report: Employment in Canada Increased by 30,200 Jobs in April 2018

TORONTO, ON – May 17, 2018 – Employment in Canada increased by 30,200 jobs from March to April according to the April ADP® Canada National Employment Report. Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP Canada National Employment Report is produced by the ADP Research Institute® . The report, which is derived from actual ADP payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm payroll employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis. 

April 2018 Report Highlights

View the ADP Canada National Employment Report Infographic at www.ADP.ca/NER

 

Total Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment[1]: 30,200

Industry Snapshot:

Goods Producing 

Manufacturing

5,400

Construction 

2,600

 Natural Resources and Mining

800
Service Providing 

Trade/Transportation and Utilities

5,500

Information

4,100

Finance/Real Estate

3,100

Professional/Business Services 

5,600

Professional/Technical 

5,300

Management of Companies

-400

Administrative and Support 

700

Education & Health Care

4,300

Educational Services

300

Health Care

4,000

Leisure and Hospitality

-1,400

Other Services

200

 

“Canada experienced strong job growth across most industries in the month of April,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and co-head of the ADP Research Institute. “Top performers were professional and business services, trade, and manufacturing but overall we saw solid gains across all industries except for leisure and hospitality.”          

Chart 1 - Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Chart 2 - Historical Trend - Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Chart 3 - Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment by Industry

The March total of jobs added was revised up from 42,800 to 59,300.

To obtain additional information about the ADP Canada National Employment Report, supporting data and the schedule of future release dates, or to subscribe to the monthly email alerts and RSS feeds, please visit www.ADP.ca/NER.

The May 2018 ADP Canada National Employment Report will be released at 8:30a.m.ET on June 21, 2018

About the ADP Canada National Employment Report

The ADP Canada National Employment Report is a monthly measure of the change in total Canada nonfarm payroll employment derived from actual, anonymous payroll data of client companies served by ADP Canada. The report, which measures more than two million workers in Canada, is produced by the ADP Research Institute®, a specialized group within the company that provides insights around employment trends and workforce strategy.

Each month, the ADP Research Institute issues the ADP Canada National Employment Report as part of the company’s commitment to adding deeper insights into the labour market in Canada and providing businesses, governments and others with a source of credible and valuable information.  The ADP Canada National Employment Report is broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge.

For a description of the underlying data and the statistical model used to create this report, please see “ADP Canada National Employment Report: Development Methodology”.

About ADP (NASDAQ: ADP)

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Media Contacts:

Janine Allen

Kaiser Lachance Communications

(416) 271-7002

janine.allen@kaiserlachance.com

 


 

[1]Including 14 industries (cf. report methodology)

2 Including public administration



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