September 2020 ADP Canada National Employment Report

Employment in Canada decreased by 240,800 jobs from August to September according to the September ADP Canada National Employment Report.

240,800 Change in Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Change By Sector & Industry

Goods-Producing Sector

Natural Resources & Mining

3,100

Construction

16,900

Manufacturing

45,800

Service-Providing Sector

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

94,500

Information

1,800

Financial Activities

5,200

Professional & Business

27,600

Education & Healthcare

59,800

Leisure & Hospitality

11,200

Other Services

18,500

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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