3rd Quarter

2016, 3rd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 3rd quarter of 2016. 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 2016 450 petitions for new units were filed, a -14.93% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 22 with a total of 25,893 workers across all units, a -10.59% decrease from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded146-548,215-24.0-
Teamsters65-82,202-39.96%16.0-23.31%
IAM3071,592-13.32%14.07.77%
SEIU30-131,752-33.30%38.041.07%
UFCW30-11,504-33.30%28.00.00%
IBEW2561,505170.94%23.021.09%
IUOE24-8346-34.41%13.036.63%
USW165890129.87%26.00.00%
UNITE HERE129975457.32%31.0-35.52%
ATU62267108.78%25.061.05%
RWDSU5123637.74%11.0-64.38%
AFSCME4-31,06813.32%76.0-34.41%
LIUNA4-113793.24%21.5115.44%
SPFPA4-2753298.59%173.51,018.98%
IUJAT3219279.72%6.019.98%
Multiple3119495.46%77.055.50%
NUHW3-2452-39.96%121.069.93%
SAG-AFTRA3254-29.97%15.0-81.03%
UAW3-129037.74%110.0175.38%
UE315911,243.20%9.0-58.83%
United Federation LEOS-PBA3090-48.84%14.0-47.73%
CWA21168-25.53%84.0-62.16%
IATSE205175.48%25.575.48%
IUPAT2226-13.0-
NAGE2-184-74.37%42.0-58.83%
NNU20839962.37%419.5962.37%
NewsGuild21169704.85%84.5301.92%
PASNAP21618822.51%309.0360.75%
TWU2-1305296.37%152.5348.54%
URSO2257-28.5-
AFM1157-57.0-
AFT1-882-87.69%82.0215.34%
APWU1126-26.0-
BCTGM10170448.44%170.0448.44%
NLJSP1110-10.0-
NYSNA1046-87.69%46.0-87.69%
OPEIU101066.60%10.066.60%
SMART1-624-83.25%24.049.95%
UBC1-23-97.68%3.0-92.13%
UGSOA101623.31%16.023.31%
BAC0-10-0.0-
IFPTE0-10-0.0-
ILA0-10-0.0-
ILWU0-30-0.0-
Ironworkers0-10-0.0-
UA0-20-0.0-
UWA0-40-0.0-
UWUA0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 3rd quarter of 2016 469 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 49.68% closed with a certification order, creating 233 total new units. This was a -10.38% decrease from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 15,120 workers, which is a 10.56% increase from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 15 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded162-41191,01711.0
Teamsters66-3431,20813.0
SEIU38-12311,47635.0
UFCW27-61240216.0
IUOE2632334112.0
IAM25-2183858.5
USW17121230924.5
IBEW16-11121326.0
AFSCME8361,741217.5
RWDSU73616322.5
UAW73213567.5
United Federation LEOS-PBA51524014.0
ATU41412814.5
UNITE HERE4-131,159523.0
IATSE32155.0
ILWU3133310.0
IUJAT313145.0
NUHW3-23452121.0
NewsGuild32319038.0
SMART3-3000.0
UBC3133,34170.0
UWA3311515.0
AFT2-4214371.5
BCTGM22000.0
NAGE2-5000.0
NEA222205102.5
OPEIU2111010.0
PASNAP211925925.0
SAG-AFTRA2123919.5
SPFPA2-71392392.0
UE202157.5
UGSOA2-211616.0
AFM1115757.0
CWA1-512525.0
ILA11000.0
IUPAT10000.0
Ironworkers1-115050.0
LIUNA1-8000.0
NLJSP1111010.0
NNU1015656.0
NYSNA10000.0
Other111104104.0
TWU1-11153153.0
UA10000.0
URSO1113434.0
FCGOA0-2000.0
IBB0-1000.0
IFPTE0-1000.0
Multiple0-2000.0
UWUA0-3000.0
WU0-1000.0

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