Impact of change in industry composition: Counterfactuals in 1979 and 2019
|Actual||With 2019 industry distribution||Actual||With 1979 industry distribution|
|Private-sector union coverage||22.8%||20.3%||7.0%||7.4%|
|Impact of industry composition changes||-2.52%||0.46%|
|Impact of industry composition||2.5%|
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* Data for 1979 are pooled May Current Population Survey data for 1978–1980. Difference between 1979 and 2019 means evaluated at 1979 'betas' for industry.
Source: Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group data.