Private businesses in the United States hired 135 thousand workers in September 2019, fewer than an expected 140 thousand and compared to August's downwardly revised 157 thousand. The service-providing sector added 127 thousand jobs, driven mostly by education & health (42 thousand), trade, transportation & utilities (28 thousand), professional & business (20 thousand), leisure & hospitality (18 thousand), financial activities (8 thousand), information (5 thousand), and other services (5 thousand). Additionally, the goods-producing sector added 8 thousand jobs, mainly in construction (9 thousand) and manufacturing (2 thousand), while natural resources and mining employment dropped 3 thousand. ADP Employment Change in the United States averaged 79.06 Thousand from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 360 Thousand in February of 2006 and a record low of -706 Thousand in February of 2009.
ADP Employment Change in the United States is expected to be 145.00 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 160.00 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.