Number of private sector workers covered by union contracts using favorability rankings of the legal environment for private sector collective bargaining

Favorable and Actionable Favorable Intermediate Unfavorable Total
Number (in millions) 3.2 0.3 0.8 4.1 8.5
Distribution 38% 4% 9% 49% 100.0%

Source: Authors’ analysis of Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata, 12 months ending April 2017.

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