1st Quarter

2015, 1st Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 1st quarter of 2015. 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 2015 499 petitions for new units were filed, a -0.40% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 22 with a total of 28,805 workers across all units, a -20.17% decrease from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded177-310-0.0-
Teamsters8324,22017.76%23.0-4.44%
IBEW3769285.55%20.0-13.32%
SEIU32-141,884-65.49%41.012.21%
IAM29171,336386.28%14.0-38.85%
IUOE19044384.36%8.0-11.10%
UFCW1981,378-12.21%31.0-52.17%
USW14121,19292.13%27.5-91.02%
LIUNA95198-22.20%13.0-57.72%
SPFPA7088095.46%120.0471.75%
SMART654091,759.35%41.588.80%
UGSOA64254535.02%34.572.15%
AFSCME4-493-84.36%22.5-38.85%
RWDSU422211,199.91%32.5281.94%
UA4376532.80%21.075.48%
AFT30223-9.99%49.044.40%
ATU32158209.79%38.0-25.53%
CWA3-4110-35.52%28.075.48%
IATSE3024-66.60%8.0-72.15%
IUJAT31147116.55%14.0-58.83%
NUHW31472138.75%35.0-64.38%
SSOBA3247-51.06%18.0-81.03%
OPEIU2-798-36.63%49.0717.06%
UAW2-1042-99.90%21.0-52.17%
UE21265341.88%132.5120.99%
BCTGM1-16-95.46%6.0-91.02%
IAFF1064219.78%64.0219.78%
IBB1096230.88%96.0230.88%
ILA112-2.0-
ILWU101754.39%17.054.39%
IUPAT116-6.0-
Ironworkers1065-33.30%65.0-33.30%
NABET1053120.99%53.0120.99%
NAGE1-156-53.28%56.0-7.77%
NEA1-18376.59%83.0253.08%
NNU101,2162,487.51%1,216.02,487.51%
NYSNA1118-18.0-
Other11111-111.0-
SAG-AFTRA1030114.33%30.0114.33%
UBC1135-35.0-
UNAP11393-393.0-
UNITE HERE1-361-49.95%61.0103.23%
USCSO1123-23.0-
USOA11109-109.0-
UWA1120-20.0-
United Federation LEOS-PBA101317.76%13.017.76%
WU1131-31.0-
ACOPS0-10-0.0-
IFPTE0-10-0.0-
Insulators0-10-0.0-
Multiple0-10-0.0-
NewsGuild0-10-0.0-
UWUA0-20-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 1st quarter of 2015 437 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 47.60% closed with a certification order, creating 208 total new units. This was a -20.31% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 10,329 workers, which is a -25.51% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 20 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded152-7112021.5
Teamsters79-19421,63420.5
SEIU35-3294,16654.0
IBEW27-132060324.5
IAM2411728614.0
IUOE180131339.0
UFCW144517048.0
SPFPA102650618.5
OPEIU9681699.5
AFSCME80624921.5
UAW61613019.0
USW6-6552226.0
IATSE422115.5
SMART4-2411833.0
AFT3-2324834.0
UGSOA3235818.0
UNITE HERE3-123517.5
ATU2-1166.0
IAFF2012020.0
ILWU2222814.0
IUJAT2-3199.0
LIUNA2-522412.0
NAGE201113113.0
NUHW2016161.0
SAG-AFTRA2024422.0
ACOPS1111818.0
CWA1-1315757.0
FCGOA111167167.0
IBB10000.0
Insulators11177.0
Ironworkers11000.0
Multiple11133.0
NABET1015353.0
NEA1012323.0
NewsGuild1111919.0
Other101111111.0
RWDSU1-5199.0
SSOBA10177.0
UA1-2166.0
UBC1-112424.0
UE1116060.0
BCTGM0-2000.0
IFPTE0-1000.0
NNU0-3000.0
NYSNA0-1000.0
USPOA0-1000.0
UWUA0-2000.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA0-2000.0
WU0-1000.0

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