The ADP national employment report showed that priviate sector job growth rose by 13,000 in June.
Although June's increase was the fifth straight monthly gain, the increases ahve averaged only 34,000, ADP said, and it sees private employment gains decelerating as the summer progresses.
Also, the change inemployment from April to May 2010 was revised to an increase of 57,000 from a previously reported 55,000.
Construction jobs fell 35,000, which ADP said was the smallest drop since July 2008. Still, the decrease marks three years of monthly decline, with the total loss of construction jobs since a peak in January 2007 now at 2,226,000. Jobs in financial services fell by 10,000, marking three years of consecutive monthly decline.
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