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US Data: BLS Strike Activity - Summary>

Release for:   December 2017
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Number of workers on strike during survey period
Payrolls change in thousands of workers
Wk Ending      Interval   Net Change       Total
16-Dec-17      4-week               0        1700
18-Nov-17      5-week               0        1700
14-Oct-17      4-week               0        1700
16-Sep-17      5-week           -1700        1700
12-Aug-17      4-week            1700        3400
15-Jul-17      4-week               0        1700
17-Jun-17      5-week               0        1700
13-May-17      4-week               0        1700
15-Apr-17      4-week            1700        1700
18-Mar-17      4-week               0           0
18-Feb-17      5-week               0           0
14-Jan-17      4-week               0           0
17-Dec-16      5-week               0           0
12-Nov-16      4-week               0           0
15-Oct-16      4-week           -3800           0
17-Sep-16      5-week            3800        3800
13-Aug-16      4-week               0           0
16-Jul-16      4-week               0           0
18-Jun-16      5-week          -35100           0
14-May-16      4-week           35100       35100
16-Apr-16      5-week           -2000           0
12-Mar-16      4-week               0        2000
13-Feb-16      4-week            -200        2000
16-Jan-16      4-week               0        2200
19-Dec-15      4-week               0        2200
14-Nov-15      4-week               0        2200
17-Oct-15      5-week           -1100        2200
12-Sep-15      4-week            3300        3300
15-Aug-15      4-week           -1100           0
18-Jul-15      5-week               0        1100
13-Jun-15      4-week           -1500        1100
16-May-15      4-week               0        2600
18-Apr-15      5-week           -3700        2600
14-Mar-15      4-week            -600        6300
14-Feb-15      4-week            5200        6900
17-Jan-15      4-week               0        1700
13-Dec-14      4-week               0        1700
15-Nov-14      4-week            1700        1700
18-Oct-14      5-week               0           0
13-Sep-14      4-week               0           0
16-Aug-14      4-week               0           0
12-Jul-14      4-week               0           0
14-Jun-14      4-week               0           0
17-May-14      5-week               0           0
12-Apr-14      4-week               0           0
15-Mar-14      4-week               0           0
15-Feb-14      4-week               0           0
18-Jan-14      5-week               0           0
14-Dec-13      4-week               0           0
16-Nov-13      5-week               0           0
12-Oct-13      4-week               0           0
14-Sep-13      4-week               0           0
17-Aug-13      5-week               0           0
13-Jul-13      4-week               0           0
15-Jun-13      4-week               0           0
18-May-13      5-week               0           0
13-Apr-13      4-week               0           0
16-Mar-13      4-week           -8000           0
16-Feb-13      4-week            6700        8000
12-Jan-13      4-week               0        1300
15-Dec-12      4-week               0        1300
17-Nov-12      4-week               0        1300
13-Oct-12      4-week               0        1300
15-Sep-12      4-week               0        1300
18-Aug-12      5-week           -8500        1300
14-Jul-12      4-week            4900        9800
16-Jun-12      5-week               0        4900
12-May-12      4-week            3600        4900
14-Apr-12      4-week               0        1300
17-Mar-12      4-week           -1100        1300
18-Feb-12      5-week               0        2400
14-Jan-12      4-week               0        2400
17-Dec-11      5-week            1100        2400
12-Nov-11      4-week               0        1300
15-Oct-11      5-week               0        1300
17-Sep-11      5-week          -45000        1300
13-Aug-11      4-week           46300       46300
16-Jul-11      4-week               0           0
18-Jun-11      5-week               0           0
14-May-11      4-week               0           0
16-Apr-11      5-week               0           0
12-Mar-11      4-week               0           0
12-Feb-11      4-week               0           0
15-Jan-11      4-week               0           0
18-Dec-10      5-week               0           0
13-Nov-10      4-week               0           0
16-Oct-10      4-week               0           0
18-Sep-10      5-week               0           0
14-Aug-10      4-week          -10000           0
17-Jul-10      5-week           10000       10000
12-Jun-10      4-week               0           0
15-May-10      4-week               0           0
17-Apr-10      5-week               0           0
13-Mar-10      4-week               0           0
13-Feb-10      4-week               0           0
16-Jan-10      4-week               0           0
18-Dec-09      5-week               0           0
14-Nov-09      4-week               0           0
17-Oct-09      5-week               0           0
12-Sep-09      4-week               0           0
15-Aug-09      4-week           -2400           0
18-Jul-09      5-week            2400        2400
13-Jun-09      4-week               0           0
16-May-09      4-week               0           0
18-Apr-09      5-week               0           0
14-Mar-09      4-week               0           0
14-Feb-09      4-week               0           0
17-Jan-09      4-week               0           0
13-Dec-08      4-week               0           0
15-Nov-08      4-week          -27000           0
18-Oct-08      5-week           27000       27000
13-Sep-08      4-week           -4200           0
16-Aug-08      5-week            4200        4200
12-Jul-08      4-week               0           0
14-Jun-08      4-week           -8300           0
17-May-08      5-week            4700        8300
12-Apr-08      4-week               0        3600
15-Mar-08      4-week            1100        3600
16-Feb-08      5-week           -1500        2500
12-Jan-08      4-week           -5200        4000
15-Dec-07      4-week            1500        9200
17-Nov-07      5-week            7700        7700
13-Oct-07      4-week               0           0
15-Sep-07      4-week               0           0
18-Aug-07      5-week               0           0
14-Jul-07      4-week           -1200           0
16-Jun-07      5-week            1200        1200
12-May-07      4-week           -3000           0
14-Apr-07      4-week           -3500        3000
17-Mar-07      4-week            1900        6500
17-Feb-07      5-week            1700        4600
13-Jan-07      4-week          -12700        2900
16-Dec-06      4-week           -2000       15600
18-Nov-06      5-week           -1000       17600
14-Oct-06      4-week           12600       18600
16-Sep-06      5-week               0        6000
12-Aug-06      4-week           -1300        6000
15-Jul-06      4-week            -100        7300
17-Jun-06      5-week            -100        7400
13-May-06      4-week            -200        7500
15-Apr-06      4-week           -3600        7700
18-Mar-06      4-week            6100       11300
18-Feb-06      4-week           -1300        5200
14-Jan-06      4-week               0        6500
17-Dec-05      5-week            -500        6500
12-Nov-05      4-week               0        7000
15-Oct-05      4-week          -18300        7000
17-Sep-05      5-week           22500       25300
13-Aug-05      4-week           -1500        2800
16-Jul-05      4-week            3000        4300
18-Jun-05      5-week           -1200        1300
14-May-05      4-week            1200        2500
16-Apr-05      5-week           -1300        1300
12-Mar-05      4-week               0        2600
12-Feb-05      4-week               0        2600
15-Jan-05      4-week            #N/A        2600
Note: BLS data relate to workers directly involved in large
strikes who were idle during the entire pay period which
included the 12th of the month. No adjustments are made for
the use of replacement workers.
  ** MNI Washington Bureau (202) 371-2121 **