Union Membership (United States and Canada)

United States (Riddell data), United States (OECD data), Canada (Riddell data), Canada (OECD data)

Source: OECD (for crossnational comparisons, 1960-2014); Union Source Book and Labour Canada (1920-1955), as cited in W. Craig Riddell, “Unionization in Canada and the United States,” in Small Differences That Matter: Labor Markets and Income Maintenance in Canada and the United States, ed. David Card and Richard B. Freeman (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1993).

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Last updated: 6/12/2017