August 2021 ADP Canada National Employment Report

Employment in Canada increased by 39,400 jobs from July to August according to the August ADP Canada National Employment Report.

39,400 Change in Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Change By Sector & Industry

Goods-Producing Sector

Natural Resources & Mining

1,800

Construction

17,000

Manufacturing

4,800

Service-Providing Sector

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

45,300

Information

1,200

Financial Activities

2,900

Professional & Business

17,600

Education & Healthcare

9,100

Leisure & Hospitality

1,100

Other Services

21,000

Total Employment

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment (in thousands)

Historical Trend

Change in Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment (in thousands)

Change By Industry

Change in Nonfarm Payroll Employment by Industry (in thousands)

About the ADP Canada National Employment Report

The ADP Canada National Employment Report® is a monthly measure of the change in total Canadian 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.

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