Union membership

EMPLOYED WORKERS WHO ARE UNION MEMBERS
EMPLOYED WORKERS WHO ARE COVERED BY A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT
AUSTIN MSATEXASU.S.AUSTIN MSATEXASU.S.
2018
Total
2.8%
4.5%
12.4%
3.6%
5.6%
13.7%
Private
1.6%
2.5%
7.6%
2.3%
3.2%
8.4%
Priv, Mfg
NA
4.8%
11.4%
NA
6.3%
12.3%
Public

8.2%

15.0%
36.8%
9.7%
18.4%
40.7%
2008
Total
2.7%
4.3%
10.5%
4.2%
5.5%
11.7%
Private
1.4%
2.6%
6.4%
2.6%
3.4%
7.2%
Priv, Mfg
NA
5.1%
9.0%
NA
6.2%
9.7%
Public
9.2%
14.0%
33.9%
12.4%
17.8%
37.2%


Source: Barry T. Hirsch & David A. Macpherson, Union Membership & Coverage Database from the Current Population Survey.