10 States With the Strongest Unions

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Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on SmartAsset.com. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says that roughly 1 out of 10 workers in 2020 were union members (10.8%). Membership has gone up 0.5% since 2019, but has decreased by more than half since 1983, when approximately 1 out of 5 workers were union members (20.1%). Historically, organized labor has played an influential role in the U.S.