Private businesses in the United States hired 271 thousand workers in December 2018, more than a downwardly revised 157 thousand in November and market expectations of 178 thousand. This was the biggest monthly jobs gain since February 2017 as the service-providing sector added 224 thousand jobs, boosted by trade, transportation & utilities (33 thousand), information (6 thousand), financial activities (7 thousand), professional & business (66 thousand), education & health (61 thousand), leisure & hospitality (39 thousand) and other services (12 thousand). In addition, the goods-producing sector added 47 thousand jobs, supported by both construction (37 thousand) and manufacturing sectors (12 thousand), while employment in natural resources & mining fell by 2 thousand. Midsized companies were the ones hiring the most (129 thousand), followed by small (89 thousand) and large firms (54 thousand). ADP Employment Change in the United States averaged 75.39 Thousand from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 384 Thousand in February of 2006 and a record low of -836 Thousand in February of 2009.

ADP Employment Change in the United States is expected to be 220.09 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate ADP Employment Change in the United States to stand at 145.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States ADP Employment Change is projected to trend around 150.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-10-03 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 230K 168K 185K 193K
2018-10-31 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 227K 218K 189K 200K
2018-12-06 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change 179K 225K 195K 191K
2019-01-03 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change 271K 157K 178K 160K
2019-01-30 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change 271K 175K
2019-03-06 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change
2019-04-03 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change


United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.90 3.70 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 312.00 176.00 1115.00 -1967.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 301.00 173.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 11.00 3.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 32.00 27.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 213.00 216.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 1737.00 1719.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 271.00 157.00 384.00 -836.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 156945.00 156803.00 156945.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 6294.00 6018.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.40 0.20 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.40 34.60 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.10 62.90 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.80 0.77 4.40 0.08 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.70 8.10 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 109.05 108.81 109.60 17.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 105.69 105.10 105.69 26.03 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 6540.00 7320.00 7320.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 6888.00 7131.00 7293.00 2196.00 Thousand [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 43884.00 53073.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 23.05 22.96 23.05 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.20 4.49 13.78 -5.88 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 21.91 21.80 21.91 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.80 0.60 1.60 0.20 percent [+]
Population 325.72 323.41 325.72 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Employment Rate 60.60 60.60 64.70 55.00 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 129913.00 129755.00 129913.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 26994.00 27039.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 2380.00 2270.00 2380.00 2160.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1660.00 1560.00 1660.00 1450.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 4520.00 4330.00 4950.00 4330.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1960.00 1760.00 2340.00 1760.00 USD/Month [+]


United States ADP Employment Change

The ADP National Employment Report measures levels of non-farm private employment. The Report is based on the actual payroll data from about 24 million employees processed by the Automatic Data Processing, Inc. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States ADP Employment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States ADP Employment Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
271.00 157.00 384.00 -836.00 2001 - 2018 Thousand Monthly
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Canada -13.00 Dec/18
United States 271.00 Dec/18


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