3rd Quarter

2015, 3rd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 3rd 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 3rd quarter of 2015 487 petitions for new units were filed, a -18.97% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 22 with a total of 31,391 workers across all units, a -13.83% decrease from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded179-4015,43285.47%21.039.96%
Teamsters8112,490-27.75%18.0-32.19%
UFCW25-21,40715.54%23.0-29.97%
IAM24-71,532-4.44%11.0-35.52%
SEIU24-172,001-63.27%51.045.51%
IUOE21-18272-62.16%6.0-45.51%
IBEW20-9420-74.37%16.5-25.53%
USW1541,14519.98%37.0-24.42%
AFSCME9556075.48%34.0-57.72%
CWA84354-63.27%41.0-61.05%
RWDSU653801,709.40%20.0-4.44%
ATU5133136.63%49.0-27.75%
LIUNA5-7359-4.44%70.0299.70%
UAW5070158.83%144.0144.30%
OPEIU4-146362.16%143.5176.49%
SPFPA40214-41.07%25.0-48.84%
UBC4-3139-97.68%15.5-63.27%
WU44443-69.5-
BCTGM31376218.67%165.0179.82%
IATSE3-496-55.50%22.04.44%
UGSOA3154-61.05%20.0-71.04%
UNITE HERE30127-85.47%46.0-74.37%
AFT2-734-97.68%17.0-78.81%
IUPAT2263-31.5-
Insulators2229-14.5-
Multiple2053166.60%265.566.60%
NABET2226-13.0-
NAGE215164.38%25.5-17.76%
PASNAP21179953.49%89.5426.24%
TWU2154-49.95%27.0-75.48%
UA2-2291781.44%145.51,840.38%
AFM112-2.0-
IBB1117-17.0-
IFPTE116-6.0-
ILA1140-40.0-
ILWU1018-77.70%18.0-77.70%
IUJAT1-59-93.24%9.0-33.30%
Ironworkers105826.64%58.026.64%
NEA1071-6.66%71.0-6.66%
NLJSP1017143.19%17.0143.19%
NNU1-166-41.07%66.017.76%
NUHW11158-158.0-
NewsGuild105145.51%51.045.51%
Other11312-312.0-
SAG-AFTRA1112-12.0-
FCGOA0-10-0.0-
IUEC0-10-0.0-
NATCA0-20-0.0-
SMART0-40-0.0-
UE0-20-0.0-
USOA0-160-0.0-
USPOA0-10-0.0-
UWA0-30-0.0-
UWUA0-20-0.0-
United Federation LEOS-PBA0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 3rd quarter of 2015 547 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 46.62% closed with a certification order, creating 255 total new units. This was a -17.21% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 13,643 workers, which is a -15.39% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 20 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded199-48281,27341.0
Teamsters900521,71917.5
SEIU34-15292,31651.0
UFCW32101536616.0
IAM282231,43011.0
IBEW25-161450323.0
IUOE20-12171885.0
USW12-10763525.0
AFSCME84631737.0
UBC8642,08829.0
CWA72615718.5
LIUNA6-632610.0
SPFPA64635020.0
OPEIU5129447.0
UAW51555680.0
IATSE4-1311023.0
IUJAT4233913.0
NNU4416666.0
BCTGM3111111.0
NAGE33000.0
PASNAP33319688.0
SMART3-1199.0
UGSOA3-125326.5
UNITE HERE32000.0
AFT2-6212864.0
ATU2-32212106.0
Insulators2222914.5
Ironworkers2114646.0
Multiple2013636.0
NABET2222613.0
NLJSP22177.0
RWDSU2-113636.0
UA2-2188.0
WU221246246.0
FCGOA1111111.0
IAFF1114242.0
IBB1111717.0
IFPTE11000.0
ILA1014040.0
NEA1117676.0
NewsGuild1016767.0
SAG-AFTRA1111212.0
TWU1012525.0
UE1-216464.0
UWUA10000.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA1011313.0
BAC0-1000.0
ILWU0-1000.0
IUEC0-1000.0
IUPAT0-1000.0
NATCA0-2000.0
NUHW0-3000.0
NYSNA0-1000.0
SSOBA0-2000.0
UNAP0-1000.0
USCSO0-1000.0
USOA0-17000.0
USPOA0-1000.0
UWA0-3000.0

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