The Fall of Unions Survey Statistics at Survelum Public Data Bank

Data collected: 3 survey responses
Click on underlined response options to use corellation filters

Unions and Labor

The Added Worker Effect has artificially inflated the unemployment rate during the current recession of 2008 2010.

Strongly AgreeData Graph (0; 0%)The Added Worker Effect has artificially inflated the unemployment rate during the current recession - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (2; 67%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (1; 33%)

Are you male or female?

MaleData Graph (2; 67%)Are you male or female? - Stats Chart
FemaleData Graph (1; 33%)

What is your age?

10-20Data Graph (2; 67%)What is your age? - Stats Chart
21-30Data Graph (1; 33%)
31-40Data Graph (0; 0%)
41-50Data Graph (0; 0%)
Above 50Data Graph (0; 0%)

Companies should reduce wages during a recession instead of laying workers off.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)Companies should reduce wages during a recession instead of laying workers off.  - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (2; 67%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Labor unions lead to higher wages but a lower rate of employment.

Strongly agreeData Graph (1; 33%)Labor unions lead to higher wages but a lower rate of employment.  - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (0; 0%)
NeutralData Graph (1; 33%)
DisagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

The government should subsidize production costs during a recession so companies can maintain high levels of employment.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)The government should subsidize production costs during a recession so companies can maintain high l - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (1; 33%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Labor unions lead to higher unemployment in recessions because of their demands for higher wages.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)Labor unions lead to higher unemployment in recessions because of their demands for higher wages.  - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (3; 100%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

What is the main cause of the falling union participation rates in the United States?

See Responses

Service workers are less likely to unionize than workers in manufacturing industries.

Strongly agreeData Graph (1; 33%)Service workers are less likely to unionize than workers in manufacturing industries. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Workers no longer need unions as much due to better legislation protecting workers' rights.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)Workers no longer need unions as much due to better legislation protecting workers` rights. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (2; 67%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Technology has played a role in the falling unionization rates because manufacturing jobs are being lost to automation.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)Technology has played a role in the falling unionization rates because manufacturing jobs are being  - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (2; 67%)
NeutralData Graph (1; 33%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Do you feel that unions today have too much power?

YesData Graph (1; 33%)Do you feel that unions today have too much power? - Stats Chart
NoData Graph (2; 67%)
I don't knowData Graph (0; 0%)

College students are more likely to stay in school and pursue higher degrees during a recession.

Strongly agreeData Graph (2; 67%)College students are more likely to stay in school and pursue higher degrees during a recession. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

In the current job market, how concerned are you about being able to find a job or keeping the job you currently have?

Extremely concernedData Graph (0; 0%)In the current job market, how concerned are you about being able to find a job or keeping the job y - Stats Chart
Very concernedData Graph (0; 0%)
ConcernedData Graph (0; 0%)
Somewhat concernedData Graph (3; 100%)
Occasionally concernedData Graph (0; 0%)
Not concernedData Graph (0; 0%)

Workers are willing to accept more risk in the workplace during a recession.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)Workers are willing to accept more risk in the workplace during a recession. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (2; 67%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

President Obama's stimulus package has done enough for job creation.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)President Obama`s stimulus package has done enough for job creation. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (0; 0%)
NeutralData Graph (1; 33%)
DisagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (1; 33%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

As Americans come out of the current recession, the recovery will be a job-loss recovery.

Strongly agreeData Graph (0; 0%)As Americans come out of the current recession, the recovery will be a job-loss recovery. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (0; 0%)
NeutralData Graph (2; 67%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (1; 33%)

As a worker would you be more inclined to join a union when the economy is in poor condition?

Much More LikelyData Graph (0; 0%)As a worker would you be more inclined to join a union when the economy is in poor condition? - Stats Chart
More LikelyData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
Less LikelyData Graph (2; 67%)
Much Less LikelyData Graph (0; 0%)
Do Not KnowData Graph (0; 0%)

Unions hurt American businesses and make them less competitive by increasing costs.

Strongly agreeData Graph (1; 33%)Unions hurt American businesses and make them less competitive by increasing costs.  - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (1; 33%)
NeutralData Graph (1; 33%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)

Public opinion of unions has declined in America over the past fifty years.

Strongly agreeData Graph (1; 33%)Public opinion of unions has declined in America over the past fifty years. - Stats Chart
AgreeData Graph (2; 67%)
NeutralData Graph (0; 0%)
DisagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Strongly disagreeData Graph (0; 0%)
Do not knowData Graph (0; 0%)
Survelum Public Data Bank · The Fall of Unions Survey

Survelum is user-friendly software for creating online surveys, polls, and questionairries
Survelum Public Data Bank is a free and public research data source
Powered by Survelum.com
Copyright © 2002-2023 Survelum.com. All rights reserved