Report: NC has the fewest unionized workers nationwide

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

North Carolina has the lowest percentage of unionized workers in the U.S., The Business Journal reports.

In 2012, unionized workers comprised only 2.9 percent of the state’s total employment, or 111,482 workers, according to thereport.

The number shows a 1.3 percent decrease over the past decade.

The second least unionized state was Arkansas with 3.2 percent, followed by South Carolina at 3.3 percent and Mississippi at 4.3 percent.

Read more at The Business Journal