OCTOBER 2021 ADP® National Employment Report™

Private-sector employment increased by 571,000 from September to October, on a seasonally adjusted basis.

571,000 Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector Employment

Change By Business Size

Small1-49 Employees

115,000

Midsized50-499 Employees

114,000

Large500 or more Employees

342,000

CHANGE BY SECTOR & INDUSTRY

Goods-producing Sector

113,000

Natural Resources & Mining

6,000

Construction

54,000

Manufacturing

53,000

Service-providing Sector

458,000

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

78,000

Information

14,000

Financial Activities

15,000

Professional & Business

88,000

Education & Health

56,000

Leisure & Hospitality

185,000

Other Services

22,000

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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 may include multiple establishments. Sum of components may not equal total due to rounding.

Total Employment

Change in Nonfarm Private Employment

Historical Trend

Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment

Change By Company Size

Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Company Size

About the Report

The ADP® National Employment Report™ is published monthly by the ADP Research Institute® in close collaboration with Moody's Analytics. The ADP® National Employment Report™ provides a monthly snapshot of U.S. nonfarm private sector Employment based on actual transactional payroll data.

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October 2021 ADP Employment Reports

National Employment Report™

571,000 Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector Employment

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Small Business Report

115,000 Change in employment among small businesses

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National Franchise Report

55,300 Change in U.S. franchise employment

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