ADP Canada National Employment Report: Employment in Canada Decreased by 240,800 Jobs in September 2020
TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 /CNW/ -- Employment in Canada decreased by 240,800 jobs from August to September according to the September 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.
September 2020 Report Highlights*
Total Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment1: -240,800
- Goods Producing:
- Service Providing:
* Sum of components may not equal total, due to rounding.
"The labour market continued to post a decline in employment," said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and co-head of the ADP Research Institute. "The biggest job losses were in the trade, transportation and utilities; education and healthcare; and manufacturing sectors."
The August total of jobs added was revised from -205,400 to -770,600.
The October 2020 ADP Canada National Employment Report will be released at 8:30a.m.ET on November 19, 2020.
About the ADP Canada National Employment Report
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".
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1 Including 14 industries (cf. report methodology)
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