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History

A little history

Official name: National Automobile, Aerospace, Transportation and General Workers Union of Canada

Founding year: 1985 (formerly United Auto Workers - Canada)

Active members: 225,000

Number of Local Unions: 266

Number of units: 1,930

Mergers: 39

Membership Breakdown by Economic Sector:

Major Auto (13%) Auto Parts (11%) Health Care & Social Services (9%) General Manufacturing (9%) Retail & Wholesale (9%) Hospitality & Gaming (7%) Road Transportation (6%) Air Transportation (5%) Aerospace (4%) Rail Transportation (4%) Food & Beverage (4%) Truck and Bus (4%) Fisheries (3%) Mining & Smelting (3%) Education (2%) Vehicle Servicing (2%) Electrical (2%) Shipbuilding (1%) Other Services (1%)




Last Updated: July 3, 2010 4:39:45 PM