1st Quarter

2013, 1st Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 1st quarter of 2013. 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 2013 482 petitions for new units were filed, a 21.11% increase from the previous quarter The median size was 26 with a total of 25,745 workers across all units, a 34.36% 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 195 30 10,247 35.52% 29.0 32.19%
Teamsters 77 24 3,622 124.32% 23.0 53.28%
SEIU 25 6 2,202 28.86% 48.0 -19.98%
IBEW 24 10 1,239 96.57% 20.0 14.43%
IAM 23 15 1,336 398.49% 21.0 162.06%
IUOE 22 1 326 -47.73% 5.5 -65.49%
AFSCME 11 7 878 326.34% 36.0 -31.08%
LIUNA 11 4 278 -9.99% 8.0 -43.29%
SPFPA 10 1 1,023 218.67% 82.5 313.02%
UFCW 10 -9 814 -49.95% 60.0 22.20%
NAGE 5 3 166 -25.53% 37.0 -66.60%
RWDSU 5 1 250 147.63% 25.0 18.87%
SMART 5 2 195 77.70% 21.0 -12.21%
USW 5 -1 300 -18.87% 69.0 129.87%
IATSE 3 2 278 13,799.52% 28.0 1,299.81%
NLJSP 3 3 23 - 7.0 -
OPEIU 3 0 435 1,510.71% 37.0 640.47%
UNITE HERE 3 1 118 32.19% 26.0 -41.07%
United Federation LEOS-PBA 3 2 49 157.62% 16.0 -15.54%
AFT 2 -1 67 -65.49% 33.5 -9.99%
BCTGM 2 2 8 - 4.0 -
CWA 2 -11 59 -84.36% 29.5 8.88%
FCGOA 2 0 36 -87.69% 18.0 -87.69%
IAFF 2 2 58 - 29.0 -
IFPTE 2 0 41 -35.52% 20.5 -35.52%
IUJAT 2 -1 17 -63.27% 8.5 112.11%
Ironworkers 2 2 69 - 34.5 -
Multiple 2 -1 111 -63.27% 55.5 296.37%
NNU 2 0 467 -1.11% 233.5 -1.11%
UA 2 2 43 - 21.5 -
UAW 2 -2 86 -39.96% 43.0 47.73%
UGSOA 2 0 66 -1.11% 33.0 -1.11%
WU 2 0 488 133.20% 244.0 133.20%
ILA 1 1 8 - 8.0 -
IUPAT 1 0 3 -25.53% 3.0 -25.53%
IWW 1 1 13 - 13.0 -
NATCA 1 1 4 - 4.0 -
NEA 1 1 10 - 10.0 -
NEMSA 1 1 86 - 86.0 -
PATCO 1 1 8 - 8.0 -
SSOBA 1 1 55 - 55.0 -
TWU 1 1 61 - 61.0 -
UBC 1 1 28 - 28.0 -
UMWA 1 0 74 222.00% 74.0 222.00%
ATU 0 -5 0 - 0.0 -
ILWU 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
NUHW 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
Other 0 -2 0 - 0.0 -
PASNAP 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
SAG-AFTRA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
URSO 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
USCSO 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
UWA 0 -1 0 - 0.0 -
UWUA 0 -4 0 - 0.0 -

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 1st quarter of 2013 395 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 40.76% closed with a certification order, creating 161 total new units. This was a -23.33% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 5,498 workers, which is a -47.54% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 15 workers.

National Total Units Closed Change in Closed Units Won Total Workers Added Median Successful Unit
Uncoded 186 5 21 679 20.0
Teamsters 51 -23 30 665 11.0
SEIU 18 -13 15 745 25.0
IUOE 15 -12 11 238 8.0
IAM 13 -7 11 171 10.0
UFCW 13 -9 7 361 40.0
IBEW 12 -16 7 129 17.0
LIUNA 9 1 6 136 10.5
AFSCME 7 -2 3 145 67.0
USW 6 -1 5 171 9.0
AFT 5 5 5 260 37.0
CWA 5 -4 5 114 7.0
SMART 4 2 0 0 0.0
FCGOA 3 3 3 308 56.0
IUJAT 3 -3 2 42 21.0
NAGE 3 3 1 49 49.0
RWDSU 3 -3 1 61 61.0
SPFPA 3 -8 3 92 13.0
UAW 3 1 2 87 43.5
UGSOA 3 3 2 98 49.0
UNITE HERE 3 0 3 61 21.0
UWUA 3 2 1 14 14.0
ATU 2 -2 2 17 8.5
NNU 2 -1 2 278 139.0
OPEIU 2 0 2 17 8.5
United Federation LEOS-PBA 2 1 1 113 113.0
WU 2 2 2 298 149.0
BCTGM 1 -3 0 0 0.0
IATSE 1 -2 0 0 0.0
IFPTE 1 -1 1 30 30.0
ILA 1 -1 0 0 0.0
ILWU 1 -1 1 6 6.0
IWW 1 1 1 13 13.0
Multiple 1 -3 1 5 5.0
NEA 1 1 1 10 10.0
NLJSP 1 1 1 4 4.0
PASNAP 1 1 1 10 10.0
PATCO 1 1 0 0 0.0
SAG-AFTRA 1 0 1 71 71.0
UA 1 0 0 0 0.0
UBC 1 0 0 0 0.0
IAFF 0 -1 0 0 0.0
IUPAT 0 -2 0 0 0.0
Ironworkers 0 -1 0 0 0.0
NABET 0 -2 0 0 0.0
NEMSA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
NewsGuild 0 -1 0 0 0.0
Other 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UE 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UMWA 0 -1 0 0 0.0
URSO 0 -1 0 0 0.0
USCSO 0 -1 0 0 0.0
UWA 0 -4 0 0 0.0

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