3rd Quarter

2019, 3rd Quarter filings #

This report details the number of filings and closed units in the 3rd quarter of 2019. 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 2019 431 petitions for new units were filed, a -8.88% decrease from the previous quarter The median size was 20 with a total of 23,514 workers across all units, a -2.19% decrease from the previous quarter

NationalTotal Units FiledChange in UnitsTotal WorkersChange in Total WorkersMedian Unit SizeChange in Median Unit
Uncoded160-196,380-32.19%19.018.87%
Teamsters52-12,25872.15%14.0-6.66%
IAM33-31,13211.10%11.00.00%
SEIU2312,22729.97%18.0-19.98%
UFCW2151,31895.46%27.025.53%
IBEW20-2487-25.53%10.5-37.74%
IUOE19-14291-56.61%8.00.00%
UAW9-51,518-57.72%97.0-21.09%
USW961,313540.57%79.021.09%
AFSCME5-63630.00%65.0195.36%
ATU5212353.28%17.0-49.95%
LIUNA5217155.50%30.0130.98%
NNU53937751.47%82.048.84%
OPEIU53356339.66%28.0-31.08%
AFT4-5170-76.59%11.0-87.69%
Multiple40329-28.86%31.5-41.07%
NATCA4416-4.0-
UA431,0894,088.13%147.5467.31%
UNITE HERE40739-13.32%201.557.72%
Ironworkers3375-29.0-
RWDSU3-4158-71.04%41.0-24.42%
SPFPA3-4148-26.64%55.0266.40%
BCTGM203233.30%16.033.30%
CWA211312,083.47%65.5991.23%
IATSE2-382-83.25%41.0412.92%
NAGE22197-98.5-
NewsGuild2012074.37%60.074.37%
UBC2-116027.75%80.0627.15%
UE22552-276.0-
ACOPS1111-11.0-
AWPPU11142-142.0-
IBB1120-20.0-
ILA103-85.47%3.0-85.47%
ILWU1046667.11%46.0667.11%
IUEC1115-15.0-
IUJAT1120-20.0-
IUPAT10442,100.12%44.02,100.12%
Insulators1010-52.17%10.0-52.17%
NEA116-6.0-
NLJSP1-111-8.88%11.083.25%
NUHW1-337-64.38%37.076.59%
NYSNA1147-47.0-
SMART1-11061,667.22%106.03,433.23%
UGSOA1-130-41.07%30.017.76%
United Federation LEOS-PBA1-116-75.48%16.0-49.95%
WU1-178188.70%78.0477.30%
AFM0-10-0.0-
BAC0-10-0.0-
IAFF0-20-0.0-
PATCO0-30-0.0-
UMWA0-20-0.0-
USPOA0-10-0.0-
UWUA0-10-0.0-

Closed Elections by Union #

In the 3rd quarter of 2019 443 petitions for new units were closed (this includes petitions where no election was ever held), with 52.60% closed with a certification order, creating 233 total new units. This was a 9.39% increase from the previous quarter in successful union certifications. Overall this represents approximately 9,710 workers, which is a -13.69% decrease from the previous quarter The median bargaining unit has 16 workers.

NationalTotal Units ClosedChange in ClosedUnits WonTotal Workers AddedMedian Successful Unit
Uncoded157-262152014.0
Teamsters567421,64518.0
IAM3973083810.5
IUOE309264807.5
SEIU20-1151,19113.0
IBEW180131457.0
UFCW1781259028.5
USW91667484.5
AFSCME81525864.0
UAW7-9537240.0
ATU62615719.0
IATSE6362617.5
SPFPA63316115.0
AFT5-3526717.0
UA52000.0
NNU42385282.0
RWDSU4-112323.0
Insulators32000.0
PATCO333114.0
SMART322105.0
UNITE HERE3-516060.0
AFM22219999.5
CWA2-4213165.5
ILA2222311.5
ILWU22166.0
LIUNA2-2215979.5
Multiple2-22147.0
NATCA22284.0
NLJSP222126.0
NUHW2-226130.5
NewsGuild2111919.0
UBC2011111.0
UGSOA2025628.0
BAC11166.0
BCTGM1-2000.0
IAFF1011010.0
IUJAT1112020.0
Ironworkers11000.0
OPEIU1-2000.0
UE111358358.0
UWUA10188.0
United Federation LEOS-PBA1-111616.0
WU1-117878.0
FCGOA0-1000.0
IUPAT0-1000.0
IWW0-2000.0
NYSNA0-1000.0
UMWA0-2000.0
USPOA0-1000.0

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