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Table 11.—Employment of Nonbank U.S. Affiliates Covered by Collective Bargaining Agreements, 1992

[Thousands]

Union employment Total employment Union employment as a percentage of total employment Addendum: Union employment of all U.S. businesses as a percentage of their total employment/1/
All industries 921.0 4,705.5 19.6 12.5
Manufacturing/2/ 546.4 2,318.2 23.6 21.0
Durable goods 299.7 1,106.2 27.2 22.7
Of which:
Primary metal industries 72.2 139.8 51.6 n.a.
Fabricated metal products 34.3 126.6 27.1 n.a.
Machinery, except electrical 43.5 207.0 21.0 n.a.
Electric and electronic equipment 63.3 285.1 22.2 n.a.
Stone, clay, and glass products 42.9 114.7 37.4 n.a.
Motor vehicles and equipment 19.4 55.9 34.7 n.a.
Instruments and related products 8.8 107.9 8.2 n.a.
Nondurable goods/2/ 247.0 1,218.0 20.3 18.7
Of which:
Food and kindred products 60.0 242.5 24.7 n.a.
Chemicals and allied products 80.0 515.3 15.5 n.a.
Petroleum and coal products 11.0 86.5 12.7 n.a.
Paper and allied products 26.0 54.6 47.6 n.a.
Printing and publishing 11.9 109.6 10.9 n.a.
Rubber and plastics products 40.5 105.6 38.4 n.a.
Wholesale trade 41.8 443.7 9.4 7.5
Retail trade 143.8 707.1 20.3 7.2
Finance, insurance, and real estate/3/ 2.4 245.5 1.0 2.9
Services 71.6 600.8 11.9 7.1
Mining/4/ 16.4 62.6 26.2 16.1
Construction 19.3 59.1 32.7 21.1
Transportation 62.3 177.2 35.2 30.3
Communication and public utilities 13.3 52.0 25.6 36.3
Other/5/ 3.7 39.3 9.4 2.8

n.a. Not available.

  1. Estimates are from household survey data reported in Bureau of Labor Statistics, Employment and Earnings, January 1994. These estimates include employees of banks.
  2. Includes petroleum and coal products manufacturing.
  3. For U.S. affiliate data, excludes banks.
  4. Includes oil and gas extraction.
  5. For U.S. affiliates, consists of agriculture, forestry, and fishing plus those industries in petroleum other than petroleum and coal products manufacturing and oil and gas extraction. For all U.S. businesses, consists of agriculture.