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January 29, 2016
Private firm union membership down to 11%
CNS - The percentage of American wage and salary workers who belonged to a
union was only 11.1 percent in 2015, but the percentage of union members
who worked for government was 48.9 percent, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. “The
union membership rate--the percent of wage and salary workers who were
members of unions--was 11.1 percent in 2015, unchanged from 2014,” the