Most union workers in state and local government are U.S.-born: Share of workforce by nativity (state and local government union vs. private-sector), 2017

U.S.-born  Foreign-born 
State and local government union workforce 88.6% 11.4%
Total private-sector workforce 80.4% 19.6%

Note: The Current Population Survey first asked respondents for their country of origin in 1994.

Source: EPI analysis of Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata

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