Union Membership, Coverage, Density and Employment by Industry, 2006 (details in table note)
CIC Industry Name Obs Employment Members Covered %Mem %Cov
AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, FISHING, & HUNTING 1,748 1,111,961 32,773 35,892 2.9 3.2
170 Crop production 630 444,509 11,358 13,056 2.6 2.9
180 Animal production 698 410,567 7,288 7,288 1.8 1.8
190 Forestry except logging 105 52,625 3,879 4,408 7.4 8.4
270 Logging 122 70,480 4,169 4,169 5.9 5.9
280 Fishing, hunting, and trapping 44 20,302 0 0 0.0 0.0
290 Support activities for agriculture and forestry 149 113,477 6,079 6,970 5.4 6.1
MINING 1,213 633,712 47,654 55,757 7.5 8.8
370 Oil and gas extraction 150 93,765 1,054 2,122 1.1 2.3
380 Coal mining 268 97,720 21,519 22,555 22.0 23.1
390 Metal ore mining 75 29,988 5,671 7,865 18.9 26.2
470 Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying 194 102,527 15,868 17,180 15.5 16.8
480 Not specified type of mining 6 3,202 0 0 0.0 0.0
490 Support activities for mining 520 306,510 3,542 6,036 1.2 2.0
UTILITIES 1,692 1,181,841 362,264 376,980 30.7 31.9
570 Electric power generation, transmission and distribution 912 627,060 189,750 198,685 30.3 31.7
580 Natural gas distribution 196 132,755 33,131 33,312 25.0 25.1
590 Electric and gas, and other combinations 95 71,785 31,161 31,161 43.4 43.4
670 Water, steam, air-conditioning, and irrigation systems 311 222,642 63,556 69,051 28.5 31.0
680 Sewage treatment facilities 158 110,097 37,694 37,798 34.2 34.3
690 Not specified utilities 20 17,502 6,973 6,973 39.8 39.8
770 CONSTRUCTION 12,066 8,877,176 1,246,521 1,307,364 14.0 14.7
NONDURABLE GOODS MANUFACTURING 7,574 5,590,213 641,532 690,363 11.5 12.3
1070 Animal food, grain and oilseed milling 211 131,303 25,226 25,226 19.2 19.2
1080 Sugar and confectionery products 107 77,041 18,422 18,801 23.9 24.4
1090 Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing 222 151,053 29,464 31,275 19.5 20.7
1170 Dairy product manufacturing 232 141,304 24,631 26,256 17.4 18.6
1180 Animal slaughtering and processing 739 465,921 87,484 94,894 18.8 20.4
1190 Retail bakeries 174 126,688 12,553 13,486 9.9 10.6
1270 Bakeries, except retail 217 163,397 34,906 36,049 21.4 22.1
1280 Seafood and other miscellaneous foods, n.e.c. 258 185,081 21,776 21,776 11.8 11.8
1290 Not specified food industries 25 17,822 1,959 3,454 11.0 19.4
1370 Beverage manufacturing 261 198,919 23,506 28,926 11.8 14.5
1390 Tobacco manufacturing 35 32,228 6,825 9,631 21.2 29.9
1470 Fiber, yarn, and thread mills 32 26,390 0 0 0.0 0.0
1480 Fabric mills, except knitting 148 114,103 3,755 3,755 3.3 3.3
1490 Textile and fabric finishing and coating mills 52 38,365 1,340 1,340 3.5 3.5
1570 Carpet and rug mills 75 70,681 980 980 1.4 1.4
1590 Textile product mills, except carpets and rugs 137 105,953 3,172 4,222 3.0 4.0
1670 Knitting mills 30 22,879 0 0 0.0 0.0
1680 Cut and sew apparel manufacturing 334 300,628 12,623 15,781 4.2 5.2
1690 Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing 15 12,558 0 0 0.0 0.0
1770 Footwear manufacturing 68 39,563 3,937 3,937 10.0 10.0
1790 Leather tanning and products, except footwear manufacturing 42 33,850 1,132 1,132 3.3 3.3
1870 Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills 292 199,132 63,934 66,160 32.1 33.2
1880 Paperboard containers and boxes 204 160,546 31,113 31,585 19.4 19.7
1890 Miscellaneous paper and pulp products 130 95,777 12,857 12,857 13.4 13.4
1990 Printing and related support activities 886 652,430 38,934 39,930 6.0 6.1
2070 Petroleum refining 162 133,432 26,852 31,372 20.1 23.5
2090 Miscellaneous petroleum and coal products 25 18,504 4,051 4,051 21.9 21.9
2170 Resin, synthetic rubber and fibers, and filaments manufacturing 157 120,864 7,383 8,377 6.1 6.9
2180 Agricultural chemical manufacturing 43 28,115 2,286 2,286 8.1 8.1
2190 Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing 531 406,645 16,891 19,837 4.2 4.9
2270 Paint, coating, and adhesive manufacturing 87 70,943 5,003 5,003 7.1 7.1
2280 Soap, cleaning compound, and cosmetics manufacturing 170 131,138 5,448 7,929 4.2 6.0
2290 Industrial and miscellaneous chemicals 563 417,374 43,744 45,849 10.5 11.0
2370 Plastics product manufacturing 678 521,145 37,220 41,075 7.1 7.9
2380 Tire manufacturing 120 101,658 28,793 29,800 28.3 29.3
2390 Rubber products, except tires, manufacturing 112 76,783 3,330 3,330 4.3 4.3
DURABLE GOODS MANUFACTURING 13,496 10,134,924 1,208,906 1,285,347 11.9 12.7
2470 Pottery, ceramics, and related products manufacturing 29 19,480 1,313 1,313 6.7 6.7
2480 Structural clay product manufacturing 42 32,032 2,451 2,451 7.7 7.7
2490 Glass and glass product manufacturing 169 142,424 29,666 30,906 20.8 21.7
2570 Cement, concrete, lime, and gypsum product manufacturing 290 211,084 29,105 29,105 13.8 13.8
2590 Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing 116 82,256 9,054 9,054 11.0 11.0
2670 Iron and steel mills and steel product manufacturing 331 276,623 70,545 72,911 25.5 26.4
2680 Aluminum production and processing 82 71,619 19,656 19,656 27.4 27.4
2690 Nonferrous metal, except aluminum, production and processing 65 48,987 8,436 8,436 17.2 17.2
2770 Foundries 133 104,871 21,614 23,926 20.6 22.8
2780 Metal forgings and stampings 109 86,012 9,471 10,373 11.0 12.1
2790 Cutlery and hand tool manufacturing 69 50,169 4,239 4,239 8.4 8.4
2870 Structural metals, and tank and shipping container manufacturing 562 387,759 54,327 56,239 14.0 14.5
2880 Machine shops; turned product; screw, nut and bolt manufacturing 440 334,596 25,446 25,820 7.6 7.7
2890 Coating, engraving, heat treating and allied activities 133 90,583 3,909 3,909 4.3 4.3
2970 Ordnance 80 41,445 5,158 5,336 12.4 12.9
2980 Miscellaneous fabricated metal products manufacturing 381 282,006 31,764 32,263 11.3 11.4
2990 Not specified metal industries 14 9,896 498 1,404 5.0 14.2
3070 Agricultural implement manufacturing 159 89,900 9,351 10,320 10.4 11.5
3080 Construction, mining and oil field machinery manufacturing 185 126,540 9,310 10,838 7.4 8.6
3090 Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing 156 106,609 6,041 6,041 5.7 5.7
3170 Metalworking machinery manufacturing 211 156,987 12,531 12,531 8.0 8.0
3180 Engines, turbines, and power transmission equipment manufacturing 101 78,874 13,312 13,983 16.9 17.7
3190 Machinery manufacturing, n.e.c. 921 690,028 56,976 62,670 8.3 9.1
3290 Not specified machinery manufacturing 9 3,858 676 676 17.5 17.5
3360 Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing 419 341,468 1,686 4,188 0.5 1.2
3370 Communications, audio, and video equipment manufacturing 220 174,822 3,729 6,571 2.1 3.8
3380 Navigational, measuring, electromedical, & control instruments manufacturin 372 240,456 17,685 20,588 7.4 8.6
3390 Electronic component and product manufacturing, n.e.c. 1,002 739,018 19,937 23,115 2.7 3.1
3470 Household appliance manufacturing 120 95,388 22,351 23,076 23.4 24.2
3490 Electrical lighting, equipment, and supplies manufacturing, n.e.c. 583 440,866 33,912 36,418 7.7 8.3
3570 Motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment manufacturing 1,570 1,377,527 358,121 369,612 26.0 26.8
3580 Aircraft and parts manufacturing 537 363,839 76,099 85,998 20.9 23.6
3590 Aerospace products and parts manufacturing 336 263,820 42,310 45,197 16.0 17.1
3670 Railroad rolling stock manufacturing 35 26,448 8,800 8,800 33.3 33.3
3680 Ship and boat building 252 160,415 33,050 39,588 20.6 24.7
3690 Other transportation equipment manufacturing 63 45,958 6,773 6,773 14.7 14.7
3770 Sawmills and wood preservation 189 125,743 14,727 17,692 11.7 14.1
3780 Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood products 105 66,382 6,562 7,700 9.9 11.6
3790 Prefabricated wood buildings and mobile homes 90 68,317 1,831 2,551 2.7 3.7
3870 Miscellaneous wood products 362 244,657 14,482 14,482 5.9 5.9
3890 Furniture and related product manufacturing 823 657,346 32,882 36,334 5.0 5.5
3960 Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing 698 503,966 12,314 12,937 2.4 2.6
3970 Toys, amusement, and sporting goods manufacturing 176 117,825 5,837 7,001 5.0 5.9
3980 Miscellaneous manufacturing, n.e.c. 550 366,339 34,312 34,463 9.4 9.4
3990 Not specified manufacturing industries 207 189,685 26,661 27,865 14.1 14.7
WHOLESALE TRADE 5,608 4,111,639 202,079 215,643 4.9 5.2
4070 Motor vehicles, parts and supplies, merchant wholesalers 297 229,610 8,465 8,465 3.7 3.7
4080 Furniture and home furnishing, merchant wholesalers 105 78,489 2,588 2,588 3.3 3.3
4090 Lumber and other construction materials, merchant wholesalers 299 210,117 7,887 8,386 3.8 4.0
4170 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies, merchant wholesalers 553 407,440 9,117 10,984 2.2 2.7
4180 Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers 103 77,632 3,343 3,343 4.3 4.3
4190 Electrical goods, merchant wholesalers 388 309,839 10,468 11,427 3.4 3.7
4260 Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies, merchant wholesaler 256 178,738 7,456 7,456 4.2 4.2
4270 Machinery, equipment, and supplies, merchant wholesalers 720 517,954 17,242 17,343 3.3 3.3
4280 Recyclable material, merchant wholesalers 126 97,582 2,319 5,984 2.4 6.1
4290 Miscellaneous durable goods, merchant wholesalers 161 125,843 663 663 0.5 0.5
4370 Paper and paper products, merchant wholesalers 119 81,128 2,062 2,957 2.5 3.6
4380 Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products, merchant wholesalers 334 265,096 8,869 9,653 3.3 3.6
4390 Apparel, fabrics, and notions, merchant wholesalers 117 95,532 5,698 5,698 6.0 6.0
4470 Groceries and related products, merchant wholesalers 1,086 785,812 88,453 93,101 11.3 11.8
4480 Farm product raw materials, merchant wholesalers 94 48,337 1,939 1,939 4.0 4.0
4490 Petroleum and petroleum products, merchant wholesalers 188 122,573 2,980 2,980 2.4 2.4
4560 Alcoholic beverages, merchant wholesalers 196 142,008 12,923 13,069 9.1 9.2
4570 Farm supplies, merchant wholesalers 95 58,226 436 436 0.7 0.7
4580 Miscellaneous nondurable goods, merchant wholesalers 243 185,453 6,901 6,901 3.7 3.7
4585 Wholesale electronic markets, agents and brokers 88 65,881 1,841 1,841 2.8 2.8
4590 Not specified wholesale trade 40 28,349 428 428 1.5 1.5
RETAIL TRADE 21,033 15,237,791 765,466 823,219 5.0 5.4
4670 Automobile dealers 1,861 1,360,788 44,119 45,241 3.2 3.3
4680 Other motor vehicle dealers 227 162,338 1,882 1,882 1.2 1.2
4690 Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores 623 466,732 12,134 12,534 2.6 2.7
4770 Furniture and home furnishings stores 775 609,307 9,817 10,839 1.6 1.8
4780 Household appliance stores 97 64,829 1,464 2,021 2.3 3.1
4790 Radio, TV, and computer stores 729 552,228 2,328 5,105 0.4 0.9
4870 Building material and supplies dealers 1,454 1,046,657 22,255 25,548 2.1 2.4
4880 Hardware stores 289 190,513 2,422 2,422 1.3 1.3
4890 Lawn and garden equipment and supplies stores 349 224,515 2,107 2,107 0.9 0.9
4970 Grocery stores 3,565 2,506,342 479,589 504,895 19.1 20.1
4980 Specialty food stores 252 181,647 8,428 8,428 4.6 4.6
4990 Beer, wine, and liquor stores 150 105,140 5,495 6,879 5.2 6.5
5070 Pharmacies and drug stores 1,071 790,417 36,709 40,843 4.6 5.2
5080 Health and personal care, except drug, stores 306 233,675 2,661 3,918 1.1 1.7
5090 Gasoline stations 721 491,104 11,552 11,552 2.4 2.4
5170 Clothing and accessories, except shoe, stores 1,132 837,678 7,163 9,031 0.9 1.1
5180 Shoe stores 184 141,694 3,112 3,112 2.2 2.2
5190 Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores 228 160,480 1,523 1,523 0.9 0.9
5270 Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores 588 385,496 1,764 2,432 0.5 0.6
5280 Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores 74 48,129 1,080 1,080 2.2 2.2
5290 Music stores 125 94,302 680 680 0.7 0.7
5370 Book stores and news dealers 229 174,189 2,548 2,548 1.5 1.5
5380 Department stores and discount stores 3,265 2,439,663 64,912 71,504 2.7 2.9
5390 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 586 429,070 13,014 17,616 3.0 4.1
5470 Retail florists 189 131,118 0 902 0.0 0.7
5480 Office supplies and stationery stores 215 162,359 2,080 3,293 1.3 2.0
5490 Used merchandise stores 181 135,092 0 0 0.0 0.0
5570 Gift, novelty, and souvenir shops 260 176,285 3,585 3,585 2.0 2.0
5580 Miscellaneous retail stores 423 316,126 5,426 5,426 1.7 1.7
5590 Electronic shopping 70 57,512 0 0 0.0 0.0
5591 Electronic auctions 14 8,357 0 0 0.0 0.0
5592 Mail order houses 157 92,035 1,784 2,304 1.9 2.5
5670 Vending machine operators 75 60,812 3,993 3,993 6.6 6.6
5680 Fuel dealers 151 79,819 4,108 4,239 5.1 5.3
5690 Other direct selling establishments 159 109,216 2,920 2,920 2.7 2.7
5790 Not specified retail trade 259 212,126 2,814 2,814 1.3 1.3
TRANSPORTATION & WAREHOUSING 7,644 5,633,516 1,718,571 1,831,033 30.5 32.5
6070 Air transportation 757 530,162 261,260 273,695 49.3 51.6
6080 Rail transportation 418 264,809 187,622 187,725 70.9 70.9
6090 Water transportation 103 68,508 10,839 10,936 15.8 16.0
6170 Truck transportation 2,186 1,622,556 194,128 205,173 12.0 12.6
6180 Bus service and urban transit 748 562,989 221,712 227,434 39.4 40.4
6190 Taxi and limousine service 177 146,037 11,474 17,053 7.9 11.7
6270 Pipeline transportation 72 35,250 3,219 3,321 9.1 9.4
6280 Scenic and sightseeing transportation 42 19,906 917 917 4.6 4.6
6290 Services incidental to transportation 786 621,212 119,006 128,439 19.2 20.7
6370 Postal Service 1,174 807,462 511,400 562,504 63.3 69.7
6380 Couriers and messengers 785 621,282 171,216 183,428 27.6 29.5
6390 Warehousing and storage 396 333,343 25,779 30,407 7.7 9.1
INFORMATION 4,448 3,312,247 411,173 447,397 12.4 13.5
6470 Newspaper publishers 654 440,058 50,060 53,870 11.4 12.2
6480 Publishing, except newspapers and software 398 294,958 7,933 9,016 2.7 3.1
6490 Software publishing 136 108,398 0 0 0.0 0.0
6570 Motion pictures and video industries 341 283,128 31,788 32,881 11.2 11.6
6590 Sound recording industries 20 15,948 0 0 0.0 0.0
6670 Radio and television broadcasting and cable 732 528,133 30,728 39,700 5.8 7.5
6675 Internet publishing and broadcasting 18 15,800 0 0 0.0 0.0
6680 Wired telecommunications carriers 1,125 844,611 196,939 210,955 23.3 25.0
6690 Other telecommunications services 418 341,960 48,211 50,341 14.1 14.7
6692 Internet service providers 76 62,742 0 0 0.0 0.0
6695 Data processing, hosting, and related services 139 97,086 0 0 0.0 0.0
6770 Libraries and archives 339 238,053 45,248 49,562 19.0 20.8
6780 Other information services 52 41,373 266 1,072 0.6 2.6
FINANCE & INSURANCE 9,344 6,661,225 143,608 179,815 2.2 2.7
6870 Banking and related activities 2,768 1,947,717 30,337 41,248 1.6 2.1
6880 Savings institutions, including credit unions 462 301,413 8,651 9,989 2.9 3.3
6890 Non-depository credit and related activities 1,520 1,119,647 13,755 16,809 1.2 1.5
6970 Securities, commodities, funds, trusts, and other financial investments 1,339 1,013,865 13,508 21,987 1.3 2.2
6990 Insurance carriers and related activities 3,255 2,278,582 77,356 89,781 3.4 3.9
REAL ESTATE & RENTAL & LEASING 3,257 2,436,484 102,265 108,925 4.2 4.5
7070 Real estate 2,600 1,962,876 74,501 81,066 3.8 4.1
7080 Automotive equipment rental and leasing 248 181,308 16,601 16,601 9.2 9.2
7170 Video tape and disk rental 133 91,405 712 712 0.8 0.8
7180 Other consumer goods rental 131 103,701 2,701 2,701 2.6 2.6
7190 Commercial, industrial, and other intangible assets rental and leasing 145 97,194 7,750 7,845 8.0 8.1
PROF., SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL SERVICES 9,308 6,829,515 117,234 150,853 1.7 2.2
7270 Legal services 1,837 1,316,496 20,873 24,366 1.6 1.9
7280 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services 874 649,084 8,240 11,322 1.3 1.7
7290 Architectural, engineering, and related services 1,777 1,290,813 38,270 45,854 3.0 3.6
7370 Specialized design services 210 166,920 319 684 0.2 0.4
7380 Computer systems design and related services 1,802 1,383,961 18,159 23,967 1.3 1.7
7390 Management, scientific, and technical consulting services 875 620,357 8,551 10,973 1.4 1.8
7460 Scientific research and development services 774 554,588 15,318 22,095 2.8 4.0
7470 Advertising and related services 527 401,844 5,352 7,215 1.3 1.8
7480 Veterinary services 327 232,662 726 726 0.3 0.3
7490 Other professional, scientific, and technical services 305 212,790 1,425 3,651 0.7 1.7
MANAGEMENT & RELATED SERVICES 6,595 4,968,147 227,398 261,566 4.6 5.3
7570 Management of companies and enterprises 194 144,813 5,824 9,040 4.0 6.2
7580 Employment services 1,323 990,132 17,231 23,575 1.7 2.4
7590 Business support services 825 601,152 8,823 11,601 1.5 1.9
7670 Travel arrangements and reservation services 302 201,094 1,460 2,149 0.7 1.1
7680 Investigation and security services 856 676,499 47,711 53,194 7.1 7.9
7690 Services to buildings and dwellings 1,215 901,031 49,943 54,919 5.5 6.1
7770 Landscaping services 1,040 821,850 15,128 20,175 1.8 2.5
7780 Other administrative and other support services 317 246,940 12,210 13,323 4.9 5.4
7790 Waste management and remediation services 523 384,636 69,067 73,590 18.0 19.1
EDUCATIONAL SERVICES 17,651 12,194,346 4,072,317 4,583,154 33.4 37.6
7860 Elementary and secondary schools 12,065 8,377,100 3,582,004 3,993,930 42.8 47.7
7870 Colleges and universities, including junior colleges 4,930 3,327,106 464,130 558,759 13.9 16.8
7880 Business, technical, and trade schools and training 140 106,182 8,877 8,877 8.4 8.4
7890 Other schools, instruction, and educational services 516 383,959 17,306 21,587 4.5 5.6
HEALTH CARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE 22,767 16,012,150 1,440,903 1,612,071 9.0 10.1
7970 Offices of physicians 2,164 1,567,227 37,210 47,172 2.4 3.0
7980 Offices of dentists 983 700,755 8,106 11,097 1.2 1.6
7990 Offices of chiropractors 138 98,328 1,351 1,351 1.4 1.4
8070 Offices of optometrists 117 86,362 1,854 1,854 2.1 2.1
8080 Offices of other health practitioners 226 158,762 5,000 5,000 3.1 3.1
8090 Outpatient care centers 1,281 886,089 72,041 85,119 8.1 9.6
8170 Home health care services 1,104 831,931 65,794 70,238 7.9 8.4
8180 Other health care services 1,485 1,048,572 86,925 99,882 8.3 9.5
8190 Hospitals 8,136 5,727,675 778,837 877,970 13.6 15.3
8270 Nursing care facilities 2,610 1,769,610 147,975 155,567 8.4 8.8
8290 Residential care facilities, without nursing 1,013 668,070 37,703 41,071 5.6 6.1
8370 Individual and family services 1,492 1,049,107 149,227 159,592 14.2 15.2
8380 Community food and housing, and emergency services 171 115,578 5,699 5,699 4.9 4.9
8390 Vocational rehabilitation services 336 219,651 9,434 13,134 4.3 6.0
8470 Child day care services 1,511 1,084,433 33,748 37,326 3.1 3.4
ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT, & RECREATION 3,145 2,140,387 169,524 188,862 7.9 8.8
8560 Independent artists, performing arts, spectator sports, & related industrie 462 342,858 38,738 42,543 11.3 12.4
8570 Museums, art galleries, historical sites, and similar institutions 517 348,931 51,271 55,304 14.7 15.8
8580 Bowling centers 63 42,539 161 161 0.4 0.4
8590 Other amusement, gambling, and recreation industries 2,103 1,406,059 79,354 90,854 5.6 6.5
ACCOMODATION & FOOD SERVICES 12,461 8,927,035 222,698 254,491 2.5 2.9
8660 Traveler accommodation 2,178 1,341,592 130,585 141,152 9.7 10.5
8670 Recreational vehicle parks and camps, and rooming and boarding houses 144 89,831 1,876 1,876 2.1 2.1
8680 Restaurants and other food services 9,846 7,291,787 88,863 110,090 1.2 1.5
8690 Drinking places, alcoholic beverages 293 203,825 1,374 1,374 0.7 0.7
OTHER SERVICES, EXC. PUBLIC ADMIN. 7,822 5,728,043 186,426 208,027 3.3 3.6
8770 Automotive repair and maintenance 1,181 897,961 14,056 16,185 1.6 1.8
8780 Car washes 193 157,528 3,034 3,034 1.9 1.9
8790 Electronic and precision equipment repair and maintenance 171 140,422 4,566 4,566 3.3 3.3
8870 Commercial and industrial machinery and equipment repair and maintenance 301 234,528 19,017 19,017 8.1 8.1
8880 Personal and household goods repair and maintenance 137 105,985 1,651 2,669 1.6 2.5
8890 Footwear and leather goods repair 3 2,863 0 0 0.0 0.0
8970 Barber shops 60 48,347 2,601 2,601 5.4 5.4
8980 Beauty salons 767 584,378 1,864 3,598 0.3 0.6
8990 Nail salons and other personal care services 246 201,245 923 2,058 0.5 1.0
9070 Drycleaning and laundry services 390 283,405 13,398 14,668 4.7 5.2
9080 Funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematories 164 112,514 6,294 8,425 5.6 7.5
9090 Other personal services 267 200,455 12,004 13,443 6.0 6.7
9160 Religious organizations 1,469 1,055,187 11,301 13,585 1.1 1.3
9170 Civic, social, advocacy organizations, and grantmaking and giving services 975 617,483 19,359 22,959 3.1 3.7
9180 Labor unions 118 82,813 64,790 68,055 78.2 82.2
9190 Business, professional, political, and similar organizations 308 186,901 5,949 7,052 3.2 3.8
9290 Private households 1,072 816,028 5,618 6,112 0.7 0.7
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 9,789 6,514,830 2,039,790 2,243,421 31.3 34.4
9370 Executive offices and legislative bodies 1,274 828,176 174,849 193,089 21.1 23.3
9380 Public finance activities 532 349,277 108,379 115,927 31.0 33.2
9390 Other general government and support 170 106,576 18,955 22,211 17.8 20.8
9470 Justice, public order, and safety activities 3,782 2,771,991 1,181,937 1,248,912 42.6 45.1
9480 Administration of human resource programs 1,337 825,758 229,281 262,422 27.8 31.8
9490 Administration of environmental quality and housing programs 614 342,750 91,214 109,164 26.6 31.8
9570 Administration of economic programs and space research 948 591,170 159,615 176,409 27.0 29.8
9590 National security and international affairs 1,132 699,132 75,560 115,287 10.8 16.5
               
Data Sources: Current Population Survey (CPS) Outgoing Rotation Group (ORG) Earnings Files, 2006. 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.
2007 by Barry T. Hirsch and David A. Macpherson. The use of data requires citation.