1st Quarter

2011, 1st Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 1st quarter of 2011. As a reminder, we are only showing filings and closures related to single union elections (rare multi-union elections are excluded).

Filings by Union #

In the 1st quarter of 2011 519 petitions for new units were filed, a 7.90% increase from the previous quarter The median size was 24 with a total of 30,384 workers across all units, a 11.31% increase from the previous quarter

National Total Units Filed Change in Units Total Workers Change in Total Workers Median Unit Size Change in Median Unit
Uncoded 220 12 0 - 0.0 -
Teamsters 66 -16 3,050 -13.32% 23.5 51.06%
SEIU 35 6 6,363 32.19% 100.0 9.99%
IUPAT 31 27 766 204.24% 16.0 77.70%
UFCW 20 3 2,281 300.81% 46.0 359.64%
IAM 17 4 500 -32.19% 16.0 -35.52%
IBEW 14 0 338 -66.60% 16.5 -31.08%
IUOE 11 -8 306 17.76% 11.0 37.74%
AFSCME 10 5 783 88.80% 26.0 -67.71%
USW 9 3 323 -17.76% 24.0 128.76%
LIUNA 8 1 539 91.02% 60.5 572.76%
SPFPA 8 4 448 17.76% 42.0 -57.72%
IUJAT 7 3 300 310.80% 24.0 117.66%
ATU 6 4 329 -26.64% 15.5 -93.24%
CWA 5 -2 306 77.70% 11.0 -61.05%
RWDSU 5 1 105 -61.05% 6.0 -83.25%
UA 4 2 63 12.21% 10.5 -62.16%
UGSOA 4 4 548 - 62.0 -
IATSE 3 2 41 -14.43% 16.0 -66.60%
OPEIU 3 1 258 472.86% 14.0 -37.74%
ILA 2 1 39 874.68% 19.5 387.39%
ILWU 2 2 53 - 26.5 -
NAGE 2 1 65 -11.10% 32.5 -55.50%
NEMSA 2 2 248 - 124.0 -
NNU 2 -6 399 -82.14% 199.5 -26.64%
Other 2 -1 191 0.00% 95.5 15.54%
SMART 2 1 16 -69.93% 8.0 -84.36%
UBC 2 -1 103 -34.41% 51.5 -4.44%
UNITE HERE 2 1 207 1,279.83% 103.5 590.52%
USPOA 2 2 40 - 20.0 -
UWUA 2 2 75 - 37.5 -
AFT 1 -2 442 127.65% 442.0 1,033.41%
BAC 1 0 11 -21.09% 11.0 -21.09%
BCTGM 1 1 638 - 638.0 -
FCGOA 1 -3 16 -94.35% 16.0 -73.26%
IAFF 1 -1 33 -21.09% 33.0 56.61%
IBB 1 0 308 926.85% 308.0 926.85%
Insulators 1 0 11 175.38% 11.0 175.38%
Multiple 1 -3 20 -97.68% 20.0 -84.36%
NEA 1 -1 90 136.53% 90.0 374.07%
UMWA 1 0 35 58.83% 35.0 58.83%
United Federation LEOS-PBA 1 -1 24 -75.48% 24.0 -49.95%
ACOPS 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
IFPTE 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
TWU 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
UAW 0 -4 0 - 0.0 -
UWA 0 -5 0 - 0.0 -

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 1st quarter of 2011 452 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 42.48% closed with a certification order, creating 192 total new units. This was a -30.69% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 12,823 workers, which is a -28.99% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 24 workers.

National Total Units Closed Change in Closed Units Won Total Workers Added Median Successful Unit
Uncoded 206 -20 19 0 27.0
Teamsters 58 -63 38 1,624 16.5
SEIU 34 -7 25 4,638 100.0
IUPAT 16 11 16 633 18.0
UFCW 15 -11 8 602 18.5
IUOE 13 -6 9 99 6.0
LIUNA 11 2 10 444 31.0
IAM 10 -16 8 298 18.5
IBEW 10 -11 7 422 26.0
CWA 7 0 5 97 19.0
RWDSU 7 -3 5 257 6.0
UA 6 -32 2 7 3.5
SPFPA 5 -3 3 271 78.0
AFSCME 4 -6 3 147 13.0
IUJAT 4 -4 3 148 61.0
ATU 3 2 2 409 204.5
IATSE 3 2 2 25 12.5
ILA 3 3 3 43 15.0
NNU 3 -5 2 237 118.5
UBC 3 1 2 118 59.0
FCGOA 2 0 2 203 101.5
IAFF 2 2 1 21 21.0
Multiple 2 0 2 487 243.5
NEA 2 2 2 38 19.0
NEMSA 2 1 2 248 124.0
TWU 2 2 1 4 4.0
UGSOA 2 0 1 13 13.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA 2 2 1 9 9.0
ACOPS 1 1 1 22 22.0
BAC 1 1 1 14 14.0
BCTGM 1 1 0 0 0.0
IFPTE 1 1 1 36 36.0
IWW 1 1 0 0 0.0
Insulators 1 1 0 0 0.0
OPEIU 1 0 1 14 14.0
Other 1 0 1 25 25.0
SMART 1 0 0 0 0.0
UAW 1 -8 1 148 148.0
UMWA 1 0 0 0 0.0
UNITE HERE 1 -1 1 15 15.0
USOA 1 1 0 0 0.0
USW 1 -12 0 0 0.0
UWUA 1 0 1 19 19.0
AFT 0 -4 0 0 0.0
IBB 0 -2 0 0 0.0
ILWU 0 -1 0 0 0.0
Ironworkers 0 -1 0 0 0.0
NAGE 0 -1 0 0 0.0
NYSNA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
PATCO 0 -1 0 0 0.0
URSO 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UWA 0 -4 0 0 0.0
WU 0 -1 0 0 0.0

Data last updated on: Jun 29 2022 02:39 UTC