October 2020 ADP Canada National Employment Report

Employment in Canada decreased by 79,500 jobs from September to October according to the October ADP Canada National Employment Report.

79,500 Change in Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Change By Sector & Industry

Goods-Producing Sector

Natural Resources & Mining

400

Construction

5,800

Manufacturing

4,300

Service-Providing Sector

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

31,500

Information

300

Financial Activities

3,200

Professional & Business

4,900

Education & Healthcare

26,800

Leisure & Hospitality

3,900

Other Services

900

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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