July 31, 2013 at 8:21 AM ET
Private sector job creation surged in July to 200,000 as small businesses and services led the way, according to the latest report from ADP and Moody's Analytics.
Economists surveyed by Reuters expected the report from ADP and Moody's Analytics to show the private sector created 180,000 jobs in July.
_ By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him @JeffCoxCNBCcom on Twitter.
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