Employment in Canada increased by 7,200 jobs in Feb. 2020: report
by CM Staff
The report measures the change in total nonfarm payroll employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis
The report, which is derived from ADP payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm payroll employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis.
“The labor market experienced relatively strong gains in trade, transportation and utilities; construction and finance and insurance,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice-president and co-head of the ADP Research Institute, in a prepared statement.
“While the labor market posted solid employment growth, job losses in impacted industries may signal the beginning of the COVID-19 fallout.”
The January total of jobs added was revised up from 25,100 to 37,200.