May 2020 ADP Canada National Employment Report

Employment in Canada increased by 208,400 jobs from April to May according to the May ADP Canada National Employment Report.

208,400 Change in Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment

Change By Sector & Industry

Goods-Producing Sector

Natural Resources & Mining

12,100

Construction

80,700

Manufacturing

55,300

Service-Providing Sector

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

32,400

Information

15,000

Financial Activities

25,100

Professional & Business

45,800

Education & Healthcare

40,400

Leisure & Hospitality

35,200

Other Services

51,500

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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