Which of the Following Most Accurately Indicates Changes in the Size
Which of the following most accurately indicates changes in the size of the union sector in the United States?
A)As a share of the labor force,union membership grew substantially during 1935 through 1955 but has declined substantially since the mid-1950s.
B)As a share of the labor force,union membership declined substantially during 1935 through 1955 but has grown substantially since the mid-1950s.
C)As a share of the labor force,union membership has steadily grown from less than 10 percent in 1935 to more than 40 percent today.
D)Union membership has been approximately 20 percent of the labor force during the last five decades.
Union membership as a percent of the nonagricultural labor force ____ in 1970 to approximately ____ in 2010.
A)fell from approximately 30 percent;12 percent
B)rose from approximately 15 percent;22 percent
C)fell from more than 40 percent;10 percent
D)rose from approximately 8 percent;40 percent
What percentage of the non-farm labor force in the United States belonged to a labor union in 2010?
A)less than 10 percent
B)approximately 12 percent
C)approximately 28 percent
D)more than 40 percent
Which of the following groups is most highly unionized?
A)private wage and salary workers
C)technical,sales,and service workers