4th Quarter

2015, 4th Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 4th 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 4th quarter of 2015 472 petitions for new units were filed, a -3.08% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 22 with a total of 29,386 workers across all units, a -6.39% decrease from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded194150-0.0-
Teamsters77-42,6064.44%19.05.55%
SEIU37134,333116.55%44.0-13.32%
IBEW266355-15.54%11.5-29.97%
IUOE18-3269-1.11%7.016.65%
IAM15-9730-52.17%34.0208.68%
UFCW15-101,312-6.66%30.029.97%
AFSCME11293666.60%35.03.33%
USW8-7984-14.43%120.5225.33%
UAW611,495113.22%195.535.52%
CWA4-4348-2.22%74.081.03%
IUJAT4355510.60%9.55.55%
LIUNA4-140412.21%96.036.63%
PASNAP421,244594.96%193.0115.44%
UBC40968596.07%31.099.90%
UNITE HERE411388.88%38.0-17.76%
BCTGM3042-88.80%10.0-94.35%
IBB323287.69%6.0-64.38%
SPFPA3-1166-22.20%50.099.90%
United Federation LEOS-PBA33129-48.0-
ATU2-3175-46.62%87.578.81%
Ironworkers21182214.23%91.056.61%
NYSNA22178-89.0-
UA2033-88.80%16.5-88.80%
UGSOA2-1372589.41%186.0830.28%
UWUA22104-52.0-
ACOPS1113-13.0-
AWPPU1123-23.0-
IATSE1-293-3.33%93.0323.01%
IUPAT1-111-82.14%11.0-65.49%
Multiple1-18-98.79%8.0-96.57%
NABET1-14-84.36%4.0-68.82%
NAGE1-131-38.85%31.021.09%
NATCA114-4.0-
NUHW1018-88.80%18.0-88.80%
NewsGuild1029-43.29%29.0-43.29%
RWDSU1-5136-64.38%136.0580.53%
SAG-AFTRA10138.88%13.08.88%
TWU1-1552.22%55.0103.23%
UMWA1152-52.0-
USPOA1140-40.0-
UWA118-8.0-
WU1-359-86.58%59.0-15.54%
AFM0-10-0.0-
AFT0-20-0.0-
IFPTE0-10-0.0-
ILA0-10-0.0-
ILWU0-10-0.0-
Insulators0-20-0.0-
NEA0-10-0.0-
NLJSP0-10-0.0-
NNU0-10-0.0-
OPEIU0-40-0.0-
Other0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 4th quarter of 2015 539 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 44.34% closed with a certification order, creating 239 total new units. This was a -6.27% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 10,487 workers, which is a -23.13% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 18 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded205625025.0
Teamsters88-2561,71515.0
IUOE3515262796.0
SEIU31-3232,13735.0
IBEW3051724512.0
IAM23-51845014.5
UFCW21-111246825.5
USW11-1437337.0
AFSCME102699485.5
LIUNA6039614.0
UBC6-237423.0
UA532303151.5
UNITE HERE52315046.0
ATU42311941.0
UAW4-11207207.0
AFT3111919.0
BCTGM3024422.0
CWA3-41191191.0
IATSE3-1312722.0
IUPAT3313232.0
RWDSU3125326.5
SPFPA3-32240120.0
WU3115959.0
IUJAT2-22157.5
Ironworkers2015858.0
NUHW22217688.0
NYSNA22217889.0
NewsGuild2128040.0
TWU2115555.0
UGSOA2-1210653.0
ACOPS1111313.0
AFM11000.0
AWPPU11000.0
IBB10166.0
IFPTE10000.0
ILWU1111818.0
Insulators1-1000.0
Multiple1-1000.0
NABET1-1144.0
NAGE1-213131.0
Other111312312.0
SAG-AFTRA1011313.0
UMWA1115252.0
USPOA1114040.0
UWA11188.0
UWUA1012424.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA1011111.0
FCGOA0-1000.0
IAFF0-1000.0
ILA0-1000.0
NEA0-1000.0
NLJSP0-2000.0
NNU0-4000.0
OPEIU0-5000.0
PASNAP0-3000.0
SMART0-3000.0
UE0-1000.0

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