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TORONTO, Sep. 17, 2020 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) —
Employment in Canada decreased by 205,400 jobs from July to August according to the August 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.
August 2020 Report Highlights*
Total Canada Nonfarm Payroll Employment(1): -205,400
– Goods Producing:
-- Manufacturing - 39,000 -- Construction - 86,200 -- Natural Resources and Mining - 1,300
– Service Providing:
-- Trade/Transportation and Utilities - 49,500 -- Information - 2,500 -- Finance/Real Estate 3,000 -- Professional/Business Services - 29,100 - Professional/Technical - 18,400 - Management of Companies -