4th Quarter

2011, 4th Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 4th 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 4th quarter of 2011 409 petitions for new units were filed, a -17.37% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 30 with a total of 28,660 workers across all units, a 9.44% increase from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded176-529,413-19.98%28.033.30%
Teamsters61-193,64541.07%22.013.32%
SEIU24-54,48133.30%85.515.54%
UFCW2103,45347.73%32.0-38.85%
IBEW1871,252186.48%52.5208.68%
IAM12-6822159.84%28.5418.47%
IUOE10-530324.42%15.53.33%
SPFPA90310-61.05%20.0-61.05%
AFSCME8140564.38%36.08.88%
LIUNA8-1415212.01%45.5249.75%
IUPAT60281103.23%36.041.07%
USW6-3202-58.83%30.0-18.87%
CWA51550404.04%112.0279.72%
RWDSU4315593.24%8.5-89.91%
UAW44161-39.0-
USPOA4439-8.5-
NewsGuild3331-7.0-
SMART3-2100-44.40%44.0109.89%
WU33772-78.0-
IUJAT22149-74.5-
Multiple2219-9.5-
NNU215971,959.15%298.5929.07%
OPEIU2154-3.33%27.0-52.17%
URSO2-312825.53%64.0357.42%
AFT1120-20.0-
ATU1-321-86.58%21.0-38.85%
AWPPU1110-10.0-
IATSE1-123-21.09%23.058.83%
IBB1-317-92.13%17.0-61.05%
NAGE1-237-31.08%37.0236.43%
NEMSA10275449.55%275.0449.55%
Other1-152225.33%52.0549.45%
PASNAP1184-84.0-
Seafarers1119-19.0-
UBC102091,128.87%209.01,128.87%
UMWA1152-52.0-
UNITE HERE1-232-92.13%32.0-79.92%
United Federation LEOS-PBA1172-72.0-
AFM0-10-0.0-
BAC0-10-0.0-
BCTGM0-50-0.0-
IAFF0-10-0.0-
IFPTE0-10-0.0-
Insulators0-20-0.0-
UA0-10-0.0-
UE0-10-0.0-
UGSOA0-20-0.0-
UWA0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 4th quarter of 2011 476 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 47.48% closed with a certification order, creating 226 total new units. This was a 22.16% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 16,632 workers, which is a 61.76% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 24 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded184-42322,66824.5
Teamsters8232462,09420.0
SEIU303243,420103.0
UFCW245174,01232.0
IAM224163565.5
IBEW186853935.5
IUOE14-41119215.0
LIUNA13101338813.0
SPFPA93874854.0
USW8-3419942.0
AFSCME7-3518442.0
CWA63418138.5
IUPAT64512329.0
SMART51414839.0
URSO5448014.0
IBB43000.0
USPOA444398.5
BCTGM33273.5
ATU2-1000.0
IUJAT21214974.5
Multiple222199.5
NNU211476476.0
Other202168.0
UA21000.0
UAW2111717.0
WU2217474.0
AFT1012020.0
AWPPU1011010.0
IATSE1011111.0
IFPTE1-2000.0
Insulators10000.0
NAGE1-1000.0
NEA1119090.0
NEMSA11000.0
NYSNA11177.0
OPEIU1-213838.0
PASNAP11000.0
RWDSU1-1000.0
UE111243243.0
UGSOA1-2122.0
UNITE HERE1-214646.0
UWA1113636.0
FCGOA0-1000.0
IAFF0-1000.0
ILWU0-2000.0
NewsGuild0-1000.0
UBC0-1000.0
UMWA0-1000.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA0-1000.0

Data last updated on: Jan 23, 2022 01:34 EST