ADP: Private-sector Employment Increased by 174,000 from December to January

Private sector employment increased by 174,000 jobs from December to January according to the January ADP® National Employment Report™. Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP National Employment Report is produced by the ADP® Research Institute in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics™. The report, which is derived from ADP’s actual payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm private employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis.

174,000 Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector Employment

Change By Business Size

Small1-49 Employees

51,000

Midsized50-499 Employees

84,000

Large500 or more Employees

39,000

CHANGE BY SECTOR & INDUSTRY

Goods-producing Sector

19,000

Natural Resources & Mining

0

Construction

18,000

Manufacturing

1,000

Service-providing Sector

156,000

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

16,000

Information

-2,000

Financial Activities

1,000

Professional & Business

40,000

Education & Health

54,000

Leisure & Hospitality

35,000

Other Services

10,000