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  • Stats in brief: 11-630-X2015005

    This edition of Canadian Megatrends examines the decline in the unionization rates in Canada from 1981 to 2014.

    Release date: 2015-05-28

  • Articles and reports: 75-006-X201300111878
    Geography: Canada

    In Canada, unionization rates declined in the 1980s and the 1990s, but remained relatively stable over the 2000s. However, the rates evolved differently across various characteristics, including gender, age groups, provinces, and industries. In this analysis, unionization rates are examined across various characteristics over the last three decades.

    Release date: 2013-11-26

  • Articles and reports: 75-001-X201100411579

    This update provides unionization rates for 2010 and the first half of 2011. It also includes data on earnings, wage settlements, inflation, and strikes and lockouts.

    Release date: 2011-10-26

  • Articles and reports: 81-003-X20020016465
    Geography: Canada

    This article explores the effects of unions on the incidence of job-related training, as well as the role unions play in influencing who pays for job-related training.

    Release date: 2003-02-17

  • Articles and reports: 75-001-X20010085881
    Geography: Canada

    This article offers some historical perspective on industrial strife in Canada, for example, the number of strikes and lockouts and workdays lost over the last two decades.

    Release date: 2001-09-12

  • Stats in brief: 75-001-X200310813096
    Geography: Canada

    This paper provides an update to the fact-sheet on unionization for 2003.

    Release date: 2001-09-12

  • Articles and reports: 75-001-X20000035374
    Geography: Canada

    This article examines the issue of non-union members who are covered by collective agreements, comparing the Canadian picture in the late 1990s with that of the United States. An accompanying update, which covers the first half of 2000, provides Perspectives annual socio-demograhic and economic profile of union members.

    Release date: 2000-09-06

  • Articles and reports: 75-001-X19980044043
    Geography: Canada

    This profile of unionized women covers demographic and labour characteristics, wages, benefits and work arrangements. Also included are selected union statistics for both men and women. (This is an updated version of an article released shortly before Labour Day, 1998).

    Release date: 1998-12-09

  • Articles and reports: 75-001-X19970043386
    Geography: Canada

    This article traces union membership over the last 30 years. Itlooks at current demographic and labour market characteristics of union members, as well as wages, benefits and work arrangements of both union and non-union members. Also examined are wage increases vis-à-vis inflation rates, and the state of labour unrest over the past two decades. An international look at union rates is also provided. (This is an updated version of an article released shortly before Labour Day this year.)

    Release date: 1997-12-10

  • 10. Unionized workersArchived
    Articles and reports: 75-001-X19960012528
    Geography: Canada

    A look at trends in unionization rates by industry over the last two decades. Also examined are the changing demographic and labour market characteristics of unionized workers over the period 1984 to 1990.

    Release date: 1996-03-12
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  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2502
    Description: The collection and publication of union statistics under the Corporations and labour unions returns act (CALURA), Part II ended in 1995 with the repeal of the act. Starting in 1997, the Labour Force Survey (LFS) (3701) has been collecting monthly union data, which offer a variety of analytical possibilities unavailable in the CALURA series.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 3830
    Description: The purpose of this survey is to answer a number of questions about union membership.
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