ADP Small Business
Report

October 2014

102,000

Change in employment among small businesses with 1-49 employees

53,000

1-19 employees

49,000

20-49 employees

91,000

Service providers

11,000

Goods producers

SMALL BUSINESS REPORT

Small Businesses Created 102,000 Jobs in October, According to ADP Small Business Report

Employment in nonfarm private small business payrolls rose 102,000 in October on a seasonally adjusted basis, accounting for 45% of employment gains across all payroll size groups. Within small businesses, 52% of the employment growth contribution was associated with companies having between 1-19 employees.

Highlights

Goods Producing Sector:

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +11,000
  • Very Small businesses (1-19 employees) +5,000
  • Other Small businesses (20-49 employees) +6,000

Services Providing Sector:

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +91,000
  • Very Small businesses (1-19 employees) +48,000
  • Other Small businesses (20-49 employees) +44,000

Note: All size data included in the ADP National Employment Report is based on size of business, defined as an entity with a unique Employer Identification Number, which October include multiple establishments. Sum of components October not equal total due to rounding.

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About This Report: The ADP National Employment Report provides a monthly snapshot of the current U.S. nonfarm private sector employment situation based on actual transactional payroll data.

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