Work Stoppages

Work Stoppages: Program History

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has published two work stoppage series. The first ran from 1947 through 1981. The second began in 1982, but contains data starting with 1947. Both include administrative data collected through available news sources and verified by the parties where possible.

Under the first work stoppage program:

In February 1982, the Bureau initiated its major work stoppage series:

Last Modified Date: September 28, 2007

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