ADP Canada National Employment Report: Employment in Canada Increased by 13,200 Jobs in March 2019
TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ -- Employment in Canada increased by 13,200 jobs from February to March according to the March 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.
March 2019 Report Highlights*
Total Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment1: 13,200
- Goods Producing:
- Service Providing:
* Sum of components may not equal total, due to rounding.
"We saw modest gains in the month of March," said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and co-head of the ADP Research Institute. "Leading job growth was manufacturing, which posted the strongest gains in a year. Construction and professional services rebounded while natural resources and mining, trade, information and financial services continued to struggle."
The February total of jobs added was revised down from 36,200 to -21,200.
The April 2019 ADP Canada National Employment Report will be released at 8:30a.m.ET on May 16, 2019.
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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