Union Membership, Coverage, Density and Employment by Industry, 2005 (details in table note)
CIC Industry Name Obs Employment Members Covered %Mem %Cov
AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, FISHING, & HUNTING 1,700 1,076,024 34,577 38,378 3.2 3.6
170 Crop production 686 490,194 14,236 16,855 2.9 3.4
180 Animal production 608 343,780 4,563 4,563 1.3 1.3
190 Forestry except logging 97 46,885 3,445 4,522 7.3 9.6
270 Logging 128 77,476 4,602 4,602 5.9 5.9
280 Fishing, hunting, and trapping 46 23,547 1,406 1,406 6.0 6.0
290 Support activities for agriculture and forestry 135 94,143 6,326 6,431 6.7 6.8
MINING 1,093 603,477 47,847 57,262 7.9 9.5
370 Oil and gas extraction 142 87,002 1,659 1,659 1.9 1.9
380 Coal mining 225 78,863 20,930 22,538 26.5 28.6
390 Metal ore mining 42 17,068 3,770 5,056 22.1 29.6
470 Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying 170 98,077 15,130 16,921 15.4 17.3
480 Not specified type of mining 12 5,148 1,174 1,952 22.8 37.9
490 Support activities for mining 502 317,318 5,184 9,135 1.6 2.9
UTILITIES 1,731 1,178,424 339,546 362,262 28.8 30.7
570 Electric power generation, transmission and distribution 905 601,706 182,780 194,891 30.4 32.4
580 Natural gas distribution 171 118,784 35,678 35,950 30.0 30.3
590 Electric and gas, and other combinations 112 84,496 25,372 27,169 30.0 32.2
670 Water, steam, air-conditioning, and irrigation systems 350 249,411 60,817 66,979 24.4 26.9
680 Sewage treatment facilities 174 110,852 32,423 34,377 29.2 31.0
690 Not specified utilities 19 13,174 2,476 2,897 18.8 22.0
770 CONSTRUCTION 11,712 8,512,869 1,209,203 1,280,674 14.2 15.0
NONDURABLE GOODS MANUFACTURING 7,859 5,696,319 710,550 750,675 12.5 13.2
1070 Animal food, grain and oilseed milling 202 122,141 19,863 19,863 16.3 16.3
1080 Sugar and confectionery products 113 72,139 15,058 17,165 20.9 23.8
1090 Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing 219 161,909 39,878 40,768 24.6 25.2
1170 Dairy product manufacturing 226 132,868 21,050 21,787 15.8 16.4
1180 Animal slaughtering and processing 751 448,556 84,295 93,538 18.8 20.9
1190 Retail bakeries 209 145,515 16,870 17,885 11.6 12.3
1270 Bakeries, except retail 218 157,360 28,030 29,406 17.8 18.7
1280 Seafood and other miscellaneous foods, n.e.c. 264 179,529 20,647 21,803 11.5 12.1
1290 Not specified food industries 20 14,124 1,340 3,326 9.5 23.6
1370 Beverage manufacturing 317 250,723 41,372 41,372 16.5 16.5
1390 Tobacco manufacturing 40 34,814 9,032 9,032 25.9 25.9
1470 Fiber, yarn, and thread mills 56 49,571 643 643 1.3 1.3
1480 Fabric mills, except knitting 174 134,166 4,333 4,484 3.2 3.3
1490 Textile and fabric finishing and coating mills 46 36,454 1,532 1,532 4.2 4.2
1570 Carpet and rug mills 73 68,464 7,028 7,028 10.3 10.3
1590 Textile product mills, except carpets and rugs 171 137,445 14,218 15,258 10.3 11.1
1670 Knitting mills 44 35,139 1,255 1,255 3.6 3.6
1680 Cut and sew apparel manufacturing 356 297,630 15,697 16,642 5.3 5.6
1690 Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing 28 23,654 2,361 2,361 10.0 10.0
1770 Footwear manufacturing 53 33,999 4,295 4,295 12.6 12.6
1790 Leather tanning and products, except footwear manufacturing 55 42,087 2,717 2,717 6.5 6.5
1870 Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills 316 219,939 77,447 81,263 35.2 36.9
1880 Paperboard containers and boxes 190 156,401 28,218 28,218 18.0 18.0
1890 Miscellaneous paper and pulp products 161 108,438 12,956 14,801 11.9 13.6
1990 Printing and related support activities 979 686,952 39,000 42,035 5.7 6.1
2070 Petroleum refining 157 118,180 32,134 32,884 27.2 27.8
2090 Miscellaneous petroleum and coal products 33 26,444 4,336 4,336 16.4 16.4
2170 Resin, synthetic rubber and fibers, and filaments manufacturing 165 123,845 10,768 11,786 8.7 9.5
2180 Agricultural chemical manufacturing 44 28,752 2,843 3,843 9.9 13.4
2190 Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing 532 416,868 13,411 15,360 3.2 3.7
2270 Paint, coating, and adhesive manufacturing 70 60,306 3,484 3,484 5.8 5.8
2280 Soap, cleaning compound, and cosmetics manufacturing 159 121,654 3,845 5,557 3.2 4.6
2290 Industrial and miscellaneous chemicals 549 416,088 59,644 62,683 14.3 15.1
2370 Plastics product manufacturing 645 460,971 41,652 42,111 9.0 9.1
2380 Tire manufacturing 104 79,044 20,453 21,306 25.9 27.0
2390 Rubber products, except tires, manufacturing 120 94,150 8,843 8,843 9.4 9.4
DURABLE GOODS MANUFACTURING 13,702 9,900,154 1,323,406 1,397,725 13.4 14.1
2470 Pottery, ceramics, and related products manufacturing 36 24,972 4,110 4,110 16.5 16.5
2480 Structural clay product manufacturing 47 40,572 4,787 4,787 11.8 11.8
2490 Glass and glass product manufacturing 167 133,966 23,062 26,236 17.2 19.6
2570 Cement, concrete, lime, and gypsum product manufacturing 281 198,254 34,624 35,070 17.5 17.7
2590 Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 99 62,006 12,748 13,145 20.6 21.2
2670 Iron and steel mills and steel product manufacturing 345 275,247 84,571 85,596 30.7 31.1
2680 Aluminum production and processing 96 79,478 21,696 21,696 27.3 27.3
2690 Nonferrous metal, except aluminum, production and processing 109 75,009 15,656 16,991 20.9 22.7
2770 Foundries 148 97,039 23,665 24,462 24.4 25.2
2780 Metal forgings and stampings 92 63,398 12,324 12,324 19.4 19.4
2790 Cutlery and hand tool manufacturing 77 52,303 5,738 5,738 11.0 11.0
2870 Structural metals, and tank and shipping container manufacturing 562 396,502 52,605 53,349 13.3 13.5
2880 Machine shops; turned product; screw, nut and bolt manufacturing 451 333,961 24,401 27,523 7.3 8.2
2890 Coating, engraving, heat treating and allied activities 117 88,286 5,539 6,359 6.3 7.2
2970 Ordnance 59 29,295 5,283 6,933 18.0 23.7
2980 Miscellaneous fabricated metal products manufacturing 418 303,353 42,442 43,562 14.0 14.4
2990 Not specified metal industries 16 11,593 3,075 3,075 26.5 26.5
3070 Agricultural implement manufacturing 192 103,062 12,886 13,776 12.5 13.4
3080 Construction, mining and oil field machinery manufacturing 161 112,112 19,332 19,440 17.2 17.3
3090 Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing 175 130,508 10,881 11,898 8.3 9.1
3170 Metalworking machinery manufacturing 225 162,378 10,690 11,585 6.6 7.1
3180 Engines, turbines, and power transmission equipment manufacturing 65 50,857 7,012 7,012 13.8 13.8
3190 Machinery manufacturing, n.e.c. 894 630,058 69,149 71,461 11.0 11.3
3290 Not specified machinery manufacturing 4 4,340 0 0 0.0 0.0
3360 Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing 427 313,298 4,666 4,666 1.5 1.5
3370 Communications, audio, and video equipment manufacturing 242 196,471 10,660 10,660 5.4 5.4
3380 Navigational, measuring, electromedical, & control instruments manufacturin 395 226,371 11,130 12,163 4.9 5.4
3390 Electronic component and product manufacturing, n.e.c. 1,016 749,295 29,786 32,383 4.0 4.3
3470 Household appliance manufacturing 134 94,206 22,634 22,634 24.0 24.0
3490 Electrical lighting, equipment, and supplies manufacturing, n.e.c. 544 386,574 34,949 39,123 9.0 10.1
3570 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment manufacturing 1,665 1,388,236 392,195 403,789 28.3 29.1
3580 Aircraft and parts manufacturing 521 359,089 69,435 78,600 19.3 21.9
3590 Aerospace products and parts manufacturing 355 285,566 41,937 49,158 14.7 17.2
3670 Railroad rolling stock manufacturing 36 30,342 5,103 5,103 16.8 16.8
3680 Ship and boat building 303 168,405 38,521 43,658 22.9 25.9
3690 Other transportation equipment manufacturing 74 51,116 10,288 10,288 20.1 20.1
3770 Sawmills and wood preservation 208 147,438 15,845 17,734 10.7 12.0
3780 Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood products 102 72,597 7,017 8,316 9.7 11.5
3790 Prefabricated wood buildings and mobile homes 91 64,795 2,064 3,225 3.2 5.0
3870 Miscellaneous wood products 351 219,365 17,641 18,490 8.0 8.4
3890 Furniture and related product manufacturing 812 599,501 36,796 39,118 6.1 6.5
3960 Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing 672 449,437 15,158 18,375 3.4 4.1
3970 Toys, amusement, and sporting goods manufacturing 189 128,290 6,422 8,342 5.0 6.5
3980 Miscellaneous manufacturing, n.e.c. 557 361,815 28,002 28,893 7.7 8.0
3990 Not specified manufacturing industries 172 149,399 16,879 16,879 11.3 11.3
WHOLESALE TRADE 5,519 4,027,602 238,927 262,776 5.9 6.5
4070 Motor vehicles, parts and supplies, merchant wholesalers 242 194,935 3,842 3,842 2.0 2.0
4080 Furniture and home furnishing, merchant wholesalers 98 82,425 3,232 4,464 3.9 5.4
4090 Lumber and other construction materials, merchant wholesalers 313 234,264 12,344 12,344 5.3 5.3
4170 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies, merchant wholesalers 531 398,281 5,051 5,829 1.3 1.5
4180 Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers 97 74,643 4,837 4,837 6.5 6.5
4190 Electrical goods, merchant wholesalers 393 296,668 12,058 14,513 4.1 4.9
4260 Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies, merchant wholesaler 241 165,055 5,935 5,935 3.6 3.6
4270 Machinery, equipment, and supplies, merchant wholesalers 669 458,586 14,067 15,332 3.1 3.3
4280 Recyclable material, merchant wholesalers 116 82,368 4,371 6,069 5.3 7.4
4290 Miscellaneous durable goods, merchant wholesalers 201 148,037 1,899 3,062 1.3 2.1
4370 Paper and paper products, merchant wholesalers 124 96,019 8,087 9,977 8.4 10.4
4380 Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products, merchant wholesalers 345 268,912 12,148 14,031 4.5 5.2
4390 Apparel, fabrics, and notions, merchant wholesalers 114 95,274 4,381 4,381 4.6 4.6
4470 Groceries and related products, merchant wholesalers 1,092 793,992 101,337 106,682 12.8 13.4
4480 Farm product raw materials, merchant wholesalers 109 57,691 839 839 1.5 1.5
4490 Petroleum and petroleum products, merchant wholesalers 206 129,182 7,139 9,789 5.5 7.6
4560 Alcoholic beverages, merchant wholesalers 175 130,883 28,434 29,433 21.7 22.5
4570 Farm supplies, merchant wholesalers 94 50,880 1,825 1,825 3.6 3.6
4580 Miscellaneous nondurable goods, merchant wholesalers 253 188,588 7,104 9,593 3.8 5.1
4585 Wholesale electronic markets, agents and brokers 66 50,006 0 0 0.0 0.0
4590 Not specified wholesale trade 40 30,913 0 0 0.0 0.0
RETAIL TRADE 21,510 15,072,983 798,878 883,047 5.3 5.9
4670 Automobile dealers 1,816 1,241,969 46,221 46,778 3.7 3.8
4680 Other motor vehicle dealers 241 164,908 1,896 1,896 1.1 1.1
4690 Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores 690 461,139 7,197 9,362 1.6 2.0
4770 Furniture and home furnishings stores 831 603,071 14,568 18,308 2.4 3.0
4780 Household appliance stores 96 66,371 1,981 1,981 3.0 3.0
4790 Radio, TV, and computer stores 854 637,822 19,134 20,600 3.0 3.2
4870 Building material and supplies dealers 1,415 992,200 27,632 32,865 2.8 3.3
4880 Hardware stores 310 200,176 2,249 4,819 1.1 2.4
4890 Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores 355 211,923 3,601 5,780 1.7 2.7
4970 Grocery stores 3,690 2,576,092 469,649 505,407 18.2 19.6
4980 Specialty food stores 288 222,974 12,542 13,919 5.6 6.2
4990 Beer, wine, and liquor stores 133 93,911 6,139 7,152 6.5 7.6
5070 Pharmacies and drug stores 1,157 806,115 44,062 46,482 5.5 5.8
5080 Health and personal care, except drug, stores 309 217,708 2,311 2,311 1.1 1.1
5090 Gasoline stations 713 476,701 8,670 9,275 1.8 1.9
5170 Clothing and accessories, except shoe, stores 1,039 766,633 9,600 10,730 1.3 1.4
5180 Shoe stores 191 147,432 2,215 2,215 1.5 1.5
5190 Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores 245 163,255 2,067 2,871 1.3 1.8
5270 Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores 585 380,996 5,354 7,442 1.4 2.0
5280 Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores 81 54,765 426 1,272 0.8 2.3
5290 Music stores 148 113,332 864 1,606 0.8 1.4
5370 Book stores and news dealers 248 175,798 6,280 6,280 3.6 3.6
5380 Department stores and discount stores 3,365 2,368,929 51,851 65,058 2.2 2.7
5390 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 579 426,691 25,404 27,533 6.0 6.5
5470 Retail florists 199 136,086 1,902 1,902 1.4 1.4
5480 Office supplies and stationery stores 246 185,876 3,290 4,591 1.8 2.5
5490 Used merchandise stores 184 134,147 2,623 2,623 2.0 2.0
5570 Gift, novelty, and souvenir shops 309 211,265 2,319 2,319 1.1 1.1
5580 Miscellaneous retail stores 455 307,435 1,929 3,626 0.6 1.2
5590 Electronic shopping 65 41,658 1,743 1,743 4.2 4.2
5591 Electronic auctions 14 9,599 0 0 0.0 0.0
5592 Mail order houses 122 70,394 1,913 1,913 2.7 2.7
5670 Vending machine operators 53 45,726 1,579 1,579 3.5 3.5
5680 Fuel dealers 137 72,440 6,722 7,693 9.3 10.6
5690 Other direct selling establishments 161 120,621 1,042 1,042 0.9 0.9
5790 Not specified retail trade 186 166,825 1,904 2,075 1.1 1.2
TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING 7,675 5,552,002 1,745,791 1,839,816 31.4 33.1
6070 Air transportation 812 564,935 279,106 289,983 49.4 51.3
6080 Rail transportation 434 280,947 204,921 208,060 72.9 74.1
6090 Water transportation 84 55,150 13,479 13,479 24.4 24.4
6170 Truck transportation 2,259 1,673,273 182,020 191,324 10.9 11.4
6180 Bus service and urban transit 749 539,685 208,199 219,452 38.6 40.7
6190 Taxi and limousine service 174 149,819 14,021 14,809 9.4 9.9
6270 Pipeline transportation 58 23,366 2,449 2,664 10.5 11.4
6280 Scenic and sightseeing transportation 46 23,807 1,139 1,139 4.8 4.8
6290 Services incidental to transportation 715 549,300 105,655 117,800 19.2 21.4
6370 Postal Service 1,204 812,735 523,615 560,669 64.4 69.0
6380 Couriers and messengers 804 600,258 189,735 197,344 31.6 32.9
6390 Warehousing and storage 336 278,727 21,453 23,093 7.7 8.3
INFORMATION 4,364 3,118,132 444,708 474,786 14.3 15.2
6470 Newspaper publishers 751 491,928 61,940 68,094 12.6 13.8
6480 Publishing, except newspapers and software 368 246,915 7,431 8,004 3.0 3.2
6490 Software publishing 34 29,923 0 0 0.0 0.0
6570 Motion pictures and video industries 339 261,574 41,774 43,003 16.0 16.4
6590 Sound recording industries 25 15,648 0 0 0.0 0.0
6670 Radio and television broadcasting and cable 769 539,723 49,424 51,131 9.2 9.5
6675 Internet publishing and broadcasting 7 4,914 0 0 0.0 0.0
6680 Wired telecommunications carriers 1,042 757,424 173,026 183,253 22.8 24.2
6690 Other telecommunications services 414 341,764 61,888 65,459 18.1 19.2
6692 Internet service providers 89 66,154 687 687 1.0 1.0
6695 Data processing, hosting, and related services 128 92,743 659 659 0.7 0.7
6770 Libraries and archives 340 223,780 46,964 53,584 21.0 23.9
6780 Other information services 58 45,640 914 914 2.0 2.0
FINANCE & INSURANCE 9,242 6,445,238 137,782 174,490 2.1 2.7
6870 Banking and related activities 2,764 1,890,050 27,800 38,846 1.5 2.1
6880 Savings institutions, including credit unions 427 284,608 6,365 6,674 2.2 2.3
6890 Non-depository credit and related activities 1,475 1,066,339 16,183 20,024 1.5 1.9
6970 Securities, commodities, funds, trusts, and other financial investments 1,255 944,507 18,139 23,690 1.9 2.5
6990 Insurance carriers and related activities 3,321 2,259,733 69,295 85,256 3.1 3.8
REAL ESTATE & RENTAL & LEASING 3,270 2,399,495 115,782 130,433 4.8 5.4
7070 Real estate 2,627 1,938,215 106,164 117,355 5.5 6.1
7080 Automotive equipment rental and leasing 227 167,742 6,460 7,391 3.9 4.4
7170 Video tape and disk rental 151 106,680 932 932 0.9 0.9
7180 Other consumer goods rental 127 93,452 0 1,186 0.0 1.3
7190 Commercial, industrial, and other intangible assets rental and leasing 138 93,406 2,226 3,569 2.4 3.8
PROF., SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL SERVICES 9,247 6,681,671 119,771 149,192 1.8 2.2
7270 Legal services 1,829 1,288,210 19,304 23,178 1.5 1.8
7280 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services 923 663,633 8,101 10,325 1.2 1.6
7290 Architectural, engineering, and related services 1,749 1,256,592 51,704 59,444 4.1 4.7
7370 Specialized design services 231 183,428 2,859 5,335 1.6 2.9
7380 Computer systems design and related services 1,784 1,368,868 8,827 16,407 0.6 1.2
7390 Management, scientific, and technical consulting services 805 576,827 4,641 7,400 0.8 1.3
7460 Scientific research and development services 686 467,515 14,295 16,000 3.1 3.4
7470 Advertising and related services 535 413,344 5,731 6,794 1.4 1.6
7480 Veterinary services 355 223,173 2,368 2,368 1.1 1.1
7490 Other professional, scientific, and technical services 350 240,081 1,941 1,941 0.8 0.8
MANAGEMENT & RELATED SERVICES 6,196 4,655,701 241,056 275,260 5.2 5.9
7570 Management of companies and enterprises 68 51,809 1,079 1,079 2.1 2.1
7580 Employment services 1,311 990,273 34,332 43,585 3.5 4.4
7590 Business support services 859 619,612 5,929 7,178 1.0 1.2
7670 Travel arrangements and reservation services 349 233,052 4,374 5,611 1.9 2.4
7680 Investigation and security services 812 625,423 44,056 50,340 7.0 8.0
7690 Services to buildings and dwellings 1,073 820,232 51,441 55,597 6.3 6.8
7770 Landscaping services 915 721,312 23,133 24,974 3.2 3.5
7780 Other administrative and other support services 292 217,489 8,513 10,564 3.9 4.9
7790 Waste management and remediation services 517 376,499 68,200 76,334 18.1 20.3
EDUCATIONAL SERVICES 17,744 11,958,259 4,067,223 4,576,526 34.0 38.3
7860 Elementary and secondary schools 12,316 8,311,445 3,559,196 3,968,048 42.8 47.7
7870 Colleges and universities, including junior colleges 4,853 3,251,322 483,659 580,442 14.9 17.9
7880 Business, technical, and trade schools and training 130 92,552 8,755 10,621 9.5 11.5
7890 Other schools, instruction, and educational services 445 302,940 15,613 17,416 5.2 5.7
HEALTH CARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE 22,814 15,702,478 1,423,054 1,606,586 9.1 10.2
7970 Offices of physicians 2,182 1,594,164 26,991 39,817 1.7 2.5
7980 Offices of dentists 958 660,078 10,848 15,161 1.6 2.3
7990 Offices of chiropractors 140 103,729 2,055 2,931 2.0 2.8
8070 Offices of optometrists 127 77,257 2,155 2,155 2.8 2.8
8080 Offices of other health practitioners 218 155,611 5,822 7,982 3.7 5.1
8090 Outpatient care centers 1,281 864,738 59,520 63,113 6.9 7.3
8170 Home health care services 1,023 745,934 73,440 82,197 9.8 11.0
8180 Other health care services 1,467 1,012,536 82,766 97,686 8.2 9.6
8190 Hospitals 8,319 5,742,073 787,917 883,659 13.7 15.4
8270 Nursing care facilities 2,877 1,878,672 158,188 170,039 8.4 9.1
8290 Residential care facilities, without nursing 895 587,391 28,351 35,047 4.8 6.0
8370 Individual and family services 1,341 906,117 131,014 140,846 14.5 15.5
8380 Community food and housing, and emergency services 104 69,841 7,202 9,898 10.3 14.2
8390 Vocational rehabilitation services 350 217,420 13,582 16,315 6.2 7.5
8470 Child day care services 1,532 1,086,915 33,206 39,740 3.1 3.7
ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT, & RECREATION 3,309 2,252,673 181,081 204,207 8.0 9.1
8560 Independent artists, performing arts, spectator sports, & related industrie 530 417,074 57,591 60,462 13.8 14.5
8570 Museums, art galleries, historical sites, and similar institutions 583 377,683 54,631 59,720 14.5 15.8
8580 Bowling centers 76 50,509 0 0 0.0 0.0
8590 Other amusement, gambling, and recreation industries 2,120 1,407,407 68,859 84,026 4.9 6.0
ACCOMODATION & FOOD SERVICES 12,615 8,849,283 221,311 252,231 2.5 2.9
8660 Traveler accommodation 2,278 1,382,048 123,632 131,743 8.9 9.5
8670 Recreational vehicle parks and camps, and rooming and boarding houses 146 89,393 788 1,000 0.9 1.1
8680 Restaurants and other food services 9,893 7,171,705 89,613 112,210 1.2 1.6
8690 Drinking places, alcoholic beverages 298 206,138 7,278 7,278 3.5 3.5
OTHER SERVICES, EXC. PUBLIC ADMIN. 7,909 5,628,304 189,255 202,158 3.4 3.6
8770 Automotive repair and maintenance 1,203 882,995 17,950 19,746 2.0 2.2
8780 Car washes 137 111,358 4,070 4,070 3.7 3.7
8790 Electronic and precision equipment repair and maintenance 164 120,564 935 935 0.8 0.8
8870 Commercial and industrial machinery and equipment repair and maintenance 344 255,752 12,728 13,601 5.0 5.3
8880 Personal and household goods repair and maintenance 168 126,542 2,909 3,911 2.3 3.1
8890 Footwear and leather goods repair 7 5,283 0 0 0.0 0.0
8970 Barber shops 54 47,133 0 0 0.0 0.0
8980 Beauty salons 735 545,131 3,327 3,327 0.6 0.6
8990 Nail salons and other personal care services 253 191,620 2,500 2,500 1.3 1.3
9070 Drycleaning and laundry services 399 285,845 16,474 17,521 5.8 6.1
9080 Funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories 177 129,580 9,660 9,660 7.5 7.5
9090 Other personal services 274 201,333 20,029 20,916 9.9 10.4
9160 Religious organizations 1,523 1,060,226 8,982 12,654 0.8 1.2
9170 Civic, social, advocacy organizations, and grantmaking and giving services 994 619,838 26,183 29,720 4.2 4.8
9180 Labor unions 101 66,830 49,017 49,106 73.3 73.5
9190 Business, professional, political, and similar organizations 318 181,643 8,525 8,525 4.7 4.7
9290 Private households 1,058 796,632 5,966 5,966 0.7 0.7
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 9,937 6,578,175 2,095,639 2,304,882 31.9 35.0
9370 Executive offices and legislative bodies 1,393 909,561 213,949 235,748 23.5 25.9
9380 Public finance activities 570 370,187 94,282 108,317 25.5 29.3
9390 Other general government and support 161 92,624 23,052 25,985 24.9 28.1
9470 Justice, public order, and safety activities 3,730 2,701,483 1,189,172 1,249,360 44.0 46.2
9480 Administration of human resource programs 1,403 898,416 271,358 308,201 30.2 34.3
9490 Administration of environmental quality and housing programs 609 331,616 69,997 79,288 21.1 23.9
9570 Administration of economic programs and space research 935 543,087 147,312 169,593 27.1 31.2
9590 National security and international affairs 1,136 731,200 86,518 128,390 11.8 17.6
               
Data Sources: Current Population Survey (CPS) Outgoing Rotation Group (ORG) Earnings Files, 2005. Sample includes
employed wage and salary workers, ages 16 and over. Variable definitions are: CIC=2000 Census industry code used
in CPS, Obs=CPS sample size, Employment=wage and salary employment, Members=employed workers who are union
members, Covered=workers covered by a collective bargaining agreement, %Mem=percent of employed workers who
are union members, and %Cov=percent of employed workers who are covered by a collective bargaining agreement.
2006 by Barry T. Hirsch and David A. Macpherson. The use of data requires citation.